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Sunday, October 30, 2011

Radiant Red

Red has more personal associations than any other color.

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Recognized as a stimulant, red is inherently exciting ...

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and the amount of red is directly related to the level of energy perceived.

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Red draws attention ...


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and a keen use of red as an accent can immediately focus attention on a particular element.

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The color red increases enthusiasm and encourages action and confidence.


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(Yes, that is snow on our gorgeous red autumn leaves!)


Red stimulates energy and can increase blood pressure, respiration, heartbeat, and pulse rate.


Are you feeling it?  :)


Shades of Autumn Photo Challenge


Fact about red found here.

6 comments:

Misty said...

These are great, Kim! Love that macro! Good luck on the contest!

Susan said...

Beautiful captures. I especially like your second and forth one.

Kristy said...

beautiful red

deb duty said...

Gorgeous! Amazing photos! I love your collection of red. I can't choose a favorite. They are all so good!

Faith said...

LOVE the third one!! All of these are so pretty :)

Kristi {at} Live and Love...Out Loud said...

What a lovely collection! I love the first three photos! Thanks for joining us in the Shades of Autumn Photo Challenge again this week. I can't wait to see what you come up with on Friday when we move on to our new theme, purple! Have a great day.