Tag Archives: colour

Above: the Grand Hotel de l’Europe in Bad Gastein, Austria; Stadt-Bad Gotha in Gotha, Germany; Spadina road, Toronto; Hotel Polonia in Warsaw; Hamble-Warsash Ferry Shelter in Hampshire; Grand Pier in Weston-super-Mare, England; a door in Kiev, Ukraine; a conference Room in North Korea and (our favourite) a VW van in Berlin by Ulfar Loga.

A subtreddit in which people from around the world post images of places that aren’t, but could easily be film sets from Wes Anderson films.


Celluloid spectra, wherein:

Each line represents the average colour of a frame of the movie, creating a sequential timeline of its colour palette.

These, and many more, available here as framed prints, canvases and whatnot.

Related: ROYGBIV


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Mark Frauenfelder of Boing Boing sez:

My daughter sent this photo to me. I put it in Photoshop to check. The “reddest” part I could find using the eyedropper had an RGB value of 153/181/182. So technically there is some red in the image, but here is what 153/181/182 looks like:

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Not very red.


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An award-winning short by Ukrainian animator Vlad Marsavin. To wit:

A young boy asks himself ‘am I awake or dreaming right now?’


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Hidden Rainbow Hair – the do you’ve been waiting for (early adopters have known since the start of the year) – uses underlights to conceal multicoloured tresses (VIBGYOR or randomly ordered) beneath an otherwise naturally shaded outer layer. An effective neo-mullet (business on the outside, party within) – owners of which can reveal their inner rainbow in the form of buns or braids as required.


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Iriss and Abyss – preternaturally photogenic twin females with matching snow white fur and heterochromia iridium – a harmless condition that gives rise to different coloured eyes.

Of course, they’e on Instagram.