Blue is the color of the sky and sea.
During Vancouver’s Jazz Fest I lay down on a grassy knoll, listening to the music and watching the sketchy clouds in the blue sky above.An aerial shot of desert landscape caught between the sea and the sky of Mexico’s Pacific coast.
Blue ripples in Donegal, Ireland. Blue is the colour of faith, truth and heaven. It is the chosen colour of the Hindu faith as seen in beautiful blue Bundi, India.This statue of the dark virgin of Guadalupe, Mexico’s patron saint, wears a blue cloak studded with stars, her entire body radiating the sun.Companies and organizations use blue if they want to appear trustworthy and conservative. The flag of the European Union bears a close resemblance to the cloak of the Virgin of Guadalupe.Blue is the coldest colour on the colour wheel. It recedes when warmer colours like red advance. Got the blues? It is the colour of sadness and withdrawal.Although the blues can be quite rollicking, as Colin James rocks the crowd at the Blues & Roots Festival in Burnaby, BC. More of Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Blue.