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AlexNature, Photography

A series of interesting and unusual stories, “Life in Color” from National Geographic magazine.

Innocence, purity, peace. This color bridesmaid dresses, blizzards and a clean canvas. Its meaning in the culture and customs as diverse as its shades.

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Underwear on the rope, Armenia

(Photo by Jodi Cobb):

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White Horse

White horse in Montana. Horses are a symbol of the American West. (Photo by William Albert Allard):

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Geisha

(Photo by Michael Chandler):

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White doves

White symbolizes peace.

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White Dance

Dance where the ladies invited gentlemen.

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Icebergs

Iceberg near the Antarctic Peninsula. (Photo by National Science Foundation | Dave Munroe):

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Wedding

White – the traditional color of the wedding dress in European countries and in Japan. White dress was considered a symbol of purity and innocence.

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Flowering dogwood

On the Merced River in California. Dogwood blooming and flower – the official state tree of Virginia and Missouri and the official flower of Virginia and North Carolina. (Photo by Michael Melford):

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White mourning

In India and other countries in Southeast Asia, where preach Hinduism and Buddhism, the color of mourning – white.

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Clay people. Papua New Guinea

(Photo by Jodi Cobb):

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King cobra eggs

(Photo by Steve Winter):

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Solar Power Plant in Spain

This is not a mirror, it heliostats – a device capable of turning a mirror to direct the sun’s rays are constantly in one direction, despite the apparent diurnal motion Solntsa. (Photo by Michael Melford):

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Polar Bears

Another white dance? (Photo by Alex Tish):

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White Flag

The international symbol of surrender or truce.

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Cleanliness

In the culture of most Western countries white color – a symbol of purity. (Photo by Bahman Farzad):

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White swans

Whooper swans in white winter landscape in Japan.

(Photo by Stefano Unterthiner):

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