Hot Spots

Like love in a cold climate, I could not help but notice the incidental red-hot spots of colour in a sea of blues and white at Plymouth harbour and Looe. Of course the temperatures were far from warm, this being February but perhaps that is why I was drawn to those few alerting colours though in marine environs they are of course just that, being the colour of lighthouses and lifesavers and of necessity need to be stand-out and ancillary.

Standing out from the crowd
Taking no chances
keep to the middle
Stay clear

And just for the fun of it to prove a point, I edited the selective colour in Photoshop between a colour and monochrome layer and here’s another method