Weekly Photo Challenge: Blue

17 May

How lovely is it that the photo challenge topic this week is my favourite colour?  And how horrible is it that I don’t have a lot of photos with blue as the primary colour?!?  That is, until I opened my Elephants in London folder!

In the summer of 2010, a herd of colourful elephants appeared in London.  The elephant parade was done to raise awareness about the plight of Asian elephants.  People all over London were taking photos of the amazing elephants that took up residence in neighbourhoods and landmarks in the capital.

I thought I’d share the blue-coloured ones in honour of the theme for this week’s photo challenge!

Leicester Square, May 2010

One of two blue elephants in Leicester Square.

Leicester Square Too, May 2010

The second blue elephant in Leicester Square

Charles I Statue, London, May 2010

One of the blue elephants near Trafalgar Square.

 

Charles I Statue, London, May 2010

One of 2 elephants near Charles I Statue.

 

Somewhere in London

I can’t remember where this one was exactly!

 

Trafalgar Square Too, May 2010

This one was in the corner of the square, the corner nearest to Canada House.

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7 Responses to “Weekly Photo Challenge: Blue”

  1. SmallHouseBigGarden 17 May 2012 at 16:46 #

    How interesting and novel!!! and blue! hahaha! These are great, Yelly!

  2. livvy30 17 May 2012 at 17:33 #

    These are so cute!

  3. The Retiring Sort 17 May 2012 at 19:55 #

    I remember these! We were in London that year for a week, and one day walking through Hyde Park we saw a row of them lined up like an honour guard. Thanks for the memory – these are great! 😉

  4. liz 5 June 2012 at 14:35 #

    Those elephants are cute! 🙂 Very picture worthy.

  5. gmae 7 June 2012 at 15:17 #

    lovely!!!! 🙂 I am not really a fan of elephants- they scare me! I know, I know. WEIRD. But these photos made me gear away from that fear 🙂 cutiepie elephants me wants to squeeze em so hard 😀

    • Yelly 13 June 2012 at 08:06 #

      I may have the whole collection of the elephants in Facebook! 🙂

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