A Photo a Week Challenge: Shades of Pink

July in Utah means one thing: fireworks. We have two big celebrations this month: Independence Day and Utah Founders Day. Our city celebrates its founding at the end of June, which also includes two days of carnival activities including massive fireworks displays each night. The Taylorsville Dayzz fireworks displays are timed to music and well coordinated. I was especially happy with this combination of different shades of pink they were able to put together. The color technology used in fireworks gets more and more impressive every year.


Everyone is welcome to participate, even if your blog isn’t about photography.

Here’s how it works:

  1. Each week, I’ll come up with a theme and post a photo that I think fits. You take photographs based on your interpretation of the theme, and post them on your blog (a new post!) anytime before the following Thursday, when the next photo theme will be announced.
  2. To make it easy for others to check out your photos, title your blog post “A Photo a Week Challenge: (theme of the week)” and be sure to use the “postaday″ and “Photo a Week” tags.
  3. Come back here and post a link to your image in the comments for this challenge.
  4. Follow nancy merrill photography so that you don’t miss out on weekly challenge announcements.

76 thoughts on “A Photo a Week Challenge: Shades of Pink”

  1. I’ve been sick all week, so I haven’t been out very much. But I did have a little something. We didn’t have local fireworks on cable anymore. They stopped carrying it and it’s too far away to go in person. I miss it!

    1. Oh, I’m so sorry! We were up in the mountains on the 4th, so we didn’t see any fireworks that day, but in Utah you can find a good firework display weekly because of all of the city celebrations. I guess most of the cities here were founded in the summer. 😉

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