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Light on green...

By Chinga
Still going for the Theme: Green!
There is no escaping color. It is ubiquitous. Yet what does it all mean? Why are people more relaxed in green rooms?
Colors often have different meanings in various cultures. And even in Western societies, the meanings of various colors have changed over the years.

Currently the most popular decorating color, green symbolizes Nature. It is the easiest color on the eye and can improve vision. It is a calming, refreshing color. People waiting to appear on TV sit in "green rooms" to relax. Hospitals often use green because it relaxes patients. Brides in the Middle Ages wore green to symbolize fertility. Dark green is masculine, conservative, and implies wealth... And this week I'm going to put my lotto ticket in a green box for good luck! Grin Grin IB

Tags: General Specialist and abstract Flowers and plants Close-up and macro Green subjects

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28 Nov 2012 11:09AM
Lovely lighting on these two very pretty shots - You're sure feeding my obsession with green, Isabel!!!


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Tibetan 6 3 England
28 Nov 2012 11:30AM
Nice light and good detail in all three Isabel, well done like them all regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
fentiger Plus
17 918 24 England
28 Nov 2012 11:30AM
No 1 really stands out amongst these three ~ one of your best Isabel.

Hermanus 5 4 South Africa
28 Nov 2012 11:41AM
Excellent !!
jdinne 15 16 England
28 Nov 2012 11:49AM
Loving your green theme Iasabel, cant really chose betwixt them, love them all.

another nice one i like V3

28 Nov 2012 11:54AM
super set of images Isabel, like all 3, well done,
CarolG 11 199 20 Greece
28 Nov 2012 12:24PM
Gorgeous greens, Isabel, and good luck with the lottery Smile Carol
Joline Plus
12 30 53 United States
28 Nov 2012 12:27PM
Three delicious images.....
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
28 Nov 2012 12:30PM
A green seed pod--- it will mature to a dull tan me thinks---

I left you a message on my image re-- the mailbox with no door!
lonely_oryx 10 61 55 England
28 Nov 2012 12:31PM
Lovely light
CaroleS Plus
8 433 3 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2012 12:53PM
Lovely images Isabel.
28 Nov 2012 12:56PM
I like the contrasting shades of green. My preference is with v3 a lovely prickly plant.
Daisymaye Plus
9 23 16 Canada
28 Nov 2012 1:36PM
Another good green image......Sandy
Fefe Plus
6 23 31 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2012 2:12PM
One of my favourite sets of the series Isabel, and V1 is my fave of this set!
If you win the lottery I might try the green tin tacticWink Good luckGrinGrin
lovely set of photos like the greens well done. christineGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
ali63 Plus
6 775 1 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2012 3:22PM
A great set of green images.
Ali SmileSmile
basith 5 7 Sri Lanka
28 Nov 2012 3:48PM
Beautiful green & nice light
V1 for me.
Thanks for presenting green.
luckybry 8 3 Scotland
28 Nov 2012 4:18PM
grt work enjoying the series
Gerryrys 6 1 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2012 4:20PM
V1 is excellent. Good luck with the green box.

tomcat 12 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2012 6:20PM
Green rules OKWink

NDODS 7 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2012 6:28PM
Three beautiful images working in perfect harmony.

Regards Nathan
Philip_H 6 1 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2012 6:53PM

28 Nov 2012 8:42PM
Great set Isabel v1 for me excellent then v3 and i have only seen this when i has gone brown .
marktc Plus
7 101 15 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2012 9:38PM
3 magnificent images Isabel.
28 Nov 2012 9:53PM
Great set Isobel. Couldn't choose. Don
28 Nov 2012 10:50PM
Smile perfect
Humblebee 6 1 England
28 Nov 2012 11:33PM
A beautiful green, Isabel ... Carol
ugly Plus
10 9 57 United Kingdom
29 Nov 2012 7:39AM
V1 and V3 for me...
Great work...
Nice to see focal area poping off B/G...

DanielD 8 1 United Kingdom
29 Nov 2012 11:56AM
Great composition for green theme - I think this is working very well on canvas - well done

bobsblues 8 10 2 United Kingdom
29 Nov 2012 8:10PM
Three cracking shots Isabel youre spoiling us putting three up at once.Wink
30 Nov 2012 1:48AM
Love the simplicity here, Isabel!
Ayoob 7 Australia
30 Nov 2012 2:04AM
Great set of images Chinga-like all es v1........Grin
annettep38 Plus
7 218 40 Costa Rica
7 Dec 2012 11:30PM
it looks like one of Carols bugs and it is beautiful and as alive.
Sorry to miss your birthday Smile

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