Dreaming About Purple Sunsets

Sandy’s Purple challenge was like therapy because with each photo, I found myself questioning the very notion of purple.

Is this purple? Where does purple end? Is this more pink, lavender or blue than purple? Why do I see a purple haze, or filter, on the picture even if there is no real purple in sight?

I noticed how there is purple in a late sunset and in so many flowers. Purple can be invisible, until you start looking for it, and then it’s everywhere.

41 responses to “Dreaming About Purple Sunsets

  1. Beautiful photos. I love the color purple, it’s my wife’s favorite color. Lately we’ve been getting spectacular orange sunsets – I think its because of the wildfires bring int eh western US that fill the sky with a hazy look.

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  2. While I love every single photograph, I find the last one the most magical…it’s almost as if the stars are spilling down from the sky!

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  3. Lovely photos and lots of purple everywhere. I love the top three images and the bottom one particularly. I almost used that same kind of orchid in my post, but left it out at the last minute!

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