Colouring a grey day

When the sky is almost one grey blank canvas we have the challenge of a flat canvas and shadowless landscapes…but it has advantages.

” overcast days make the colours pop. Flowers, people dressed in colourful outfits, brightly painted buildings or other colourful scenes are all going to benefit from that diffused light.”

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With the absence of contrast, detail is much more pronounced

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“Photography is all about light and you have light, you simply need to take a different approach to using this type of light”

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For Photographers:
5 grey day projects to try

Amy is the Lens-Artist host this week and she invites us to show “Everyday Moments” – these are from my walkabout on a dry but overcast day today

22 comments

    1. Thanks Jude – Too often I take photos on bright sunny days & end up avoiding colour shots so it was fun to be on the hunt for the vivid hues 😉 of course I could not resist some b&w too but that is for another post

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