Christchurch Daily Photo

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April Theme Day: Water

April 1, 2008


This is a photo of the water wall that runs down the side of the Christchurch Art Gallery.  It’s one of my favourite photographic subjects. This is it up close – the wall is grey concrete, with the blue being a reflection of the sky.

There are currently 178 blogs participating in this theme day:

- Adelaide, Australia by Gordon
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- Anderson (SC), USA by Lessie
- Ararat, Australia by Digger
- Arradon, France by Alice
- Ashton under Lyne, UK by Pennine
- Athens, Greece by Debbie
- Auckland, New Zealand by Lachezar
- Austin (TX), USA by LB
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- Barton (VT), USA by Andree
- Belgrade, Serbia & Montenegro by Paja
- Belgrade, Serbia & Montenegro by Bibi
- Bellefonte (PA), USA by Barb-n-PA
- Bicheno, Australia by Greg
- Bogor, Indonesia by Gagah
- Boston (MA), USA by Fenix
- Boston (MA), USA by Cluelessinboston
- Boston (MA), USA by Sarah, Whit, & Leyre
- Brighton, UK by Harvey
- Brookville (OH), USA by Abraham
- Budapest, Hungary by Zannnie and Zsolt
- Budapest, Hungary by Isadora
- Canterbury, UK by Rose
- Cape Town, South Africa by Kerry-Anne
- Chandler (AZ), USA by Melindaduff
- Chateaubriant, France by Bergson
- Cheltenham, UK by Marley
- Chicago (IL), USA by b.c.
- Christchurch, New Zealand by Michelle
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- Cleveland (OH), USA by iBlowfish
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- Minneapolis (MN), USA by Mitch
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Published on Tuesday, April 1st, 2008, under Daily Photo

16 Responses to “April Theme Day: Water”

  1. denton says:

    Your photo is beautiful made even better by your explanation that the blue is from the reflection of the sky. Happy theme day.

  2. Gerald says:

    amazingly colourful

  3. Rafa says:

    Great Photo!!

    Nice angle to get the beautiful reflection

  4. isabella says:

    I thought it was a painting! Brilliant!

  5. It does look like a painting on canvas to me. It would be a favorite subject of mine too, if I lived in Christchurch.

  6. bitingmidge says:

    Beaut Shot!
    At first I thought it was a beach puddle on its side.

    Sunshine Coast Daily

  7. Neva says:

    What an unusual fountain…I love it.

  8. Ooohh…the colors are amazing. Great job!

  9. magiceye says:

    Stunning picture!

  10. SAKIWI says:

    It has a surreal quality to it. Stunning!

  11. lezard says:

    Very nice idea, at first, I really thought of an blurry hedge of a river!

  12. Lachezar says:

    Its a stunner!

  13. Galley says:

    What a stunning photograph! Greetings from Greenville, SC, USA.

  14. Olivier says:

    waouhh…superbe cet effet, la photo est tres belle
    Waouhh … superb this effect, the picture is very beautiful

  15. ken says:

    Absolutely stunning!

  16. Ben says:

    Fantastic colour and texture. It looks like a very expensive art work.