Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Yellow

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Good morning from a very bright sunny Hastings morning.  A huge change from what we have been having all week.  I’m not complaining.

This week we have the colour yellow for Cee’s challenge.

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: The Color Yellow

So the first photo is of our native bird the tui surrounded by the yellow kowhai flowers which they just can’t get enough of.

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These two photos were taken with my iPhone 5S and edited with Tangled FX.

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Finally a splash of colour against the water.

http://irisgreenwald.wordpress.com/2014/10/01/cees-fun-foto-challenge-the-color-yellow/

http://nowathome.wordpress.com/2014/10/01/cees-fun-foto-challenge-the-color-yellow/

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Yellow (Ducks)

http://geophiliac.wordpress.com/2014/10/01/cees-fun-foto-yellow/

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Cheers

A golden day – Weekly Challenge – The Hue of you – Day 2

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Good morning.

Today’s colour is yellow.  When I was taking these photos I noticed a lot of the songs I was listening to had the word = sunshine in them.  It was a gorgeous day and it really was as the hymn says “I have sunshine in my soul today”.  I just love these poppies.  They are just such a strong yellow colour and really stand out from the background.  As you can see these were taken in the shade.

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And these were taken in the sun.  I tried to get the texture of the petals in the sun, using the sun to create the shadows and contrasts.

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This is my favourite as I love the lines of the petals.

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Of course there are the ranunculus as well.  – I checked for the spelling on that one.  Anyway their yellow is a richer, deeper colour – the petals are not as delicate as the poppies but they are rich and vibrant – a real gold colour.

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This peony is hidden away among the leaves and is a softer hue than the flowers above.

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I found these yellow daisies or margaritas making a show on the way home.  I like the strong contrasts of the green and yellows.

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These roses have more of a orange hue to them, than yellow.

Another colour tomorrow.

Cheers from Raewyn