We try to walk 10,000 steps a day, and sometimes we’re surprised where that takes us. As we started our walk after dinner, we realized we weren’t going to make those 10,000 steps without pushing beyond the boundaries within which we usually walk.
We found ourselves in a neighborhood of older houses with imaginative landscapes. It’s bit like window shopping, just checking out landscapes and home designs. Before we knew it, we were at the San Jose (CA) Municipal Rose Garden. What a treat! Thousands of rose blossoms came within sight (and I’m not exaggerating!). We had our cameras ready. Yet, we hesitated to use them, because we already have so many rose photos. They’re lovely, but do we need more?
An idea came to make the purpose of this photo session not the roses but, rather, COLOR. We had to work fast as the light was fading. In a fun 15 minutes, we came up with this color progression: