July 26, 2014

July 26, 2014

Shades of Green

Photograph by Luke Aveil, National Geographic Your Shot

Fitzroy Gardens in Melbourne, Australia, takes on an ethereal quality in the light of a streetlamp, emanating deep hues of jade and emerald. “It reminds me of somewhere magical out of a fairy-tale story, a small piece of tranquility in the middle of a bustling city,” writes Luke Aveil, a contributor to Your Shot. Named after Sir Charles Augustus Fitzroy, the gardens receive over two million visitors each year.

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Barbara Teissler Parker
Barbara Teissler Parker

This is an incredible photograph. The colors are so rich that I would love to walk the night path.

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