Green, As A Found Art Color

A Pond Reflected Green Trees
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One of the ponds inside the Oakland Zoo reflected the green leaves overhead.


Green As A Found Art Color   •  The Oakland Zoo internal link   •  9777 Golf Links Road, Oakland, California   •  37° 44' 58.21" N, 122° 8' 45.95" W   •  (Photo taken 15:22:58 Sunday 6 October 2013)   •  (Photo posted Monday 20 January 2014)   •  © 2014 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #B13_7878
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Green Outfit And Wig
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As part of the Samba Rio contingent in the 2012 Carnival Parade, this fellow appeared dressed in green and wearing a green wig, and by happenstance had his photo taken with a green tree behind him.


Green The Color   •  The 2012 Carnival Parade internal link   •  24th Street near Bryant Street, San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Monday 9 June 2012)   •  (Photo taken 10:28:50 Sunday 27 May 2012)   •  © 2012 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #B12_4770
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Limes On A Tree
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These limes were found growing on a tree while on a walk through a garden on Ometepe Island, Nicaragua.


Green The Color   •  Ometepe Island internal link Lake Nicaragua, Nicargua   •  (Photo posted Monday 9 June 2012)   •  (Photo taken 09:32:45 Sunday 19 October 2011)   •  © 2012 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #B12_1827
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Abandoned chair
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An over-stuffed chair had been set on the sidewalk just around the corner from the street. The ugliness off the fabric explained why it had been discarded.


The Color Green   •  Townsend near 3rd Streets, San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Thursday 8 April 2010)   •  (Photo taken 15:36:32 Wednesday 13 January 2010)   •  © 2010 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #TownsendSFat3rd_1101BCX
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Lettuce
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In preparation for Christmas dinner, a head of lettuce was set on the counter. Overhead incandescent lamps bathed the lettuce in a warm glow.


The Color Green   •  Brentwood, California   •  (Photo posted Thursday 8 April 2010)   •  (Photo taken 12:25:46 Wednesday 23 December 2009)   •  © 2010 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #BayPoint_0605BCX
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Many green rubber ducks
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One of the games of chance in the fair featured rubber ducks all in the dame color except for differing shirt colors. The object was to pay for a chance to scoop up a duck. If successful, a number on the base of the duck indicated the prize won.


external link floated in a pond The Color Green   •  San Mateo County Fair 2009 internal link   •  San Mateo Fairgrounds, San Mateo, California   •  (Photo posted Tuesday 20 October 2009)   •  (Photo taken 15:25:56 Sunday 16 August 2009)   •  © 2009 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #152556_8085BCX
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Corroded copper pipes
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Folgers Plaza featured a fountain near the Embarcadero side. The fountain happened to be drained for maintenance that day. Green corroded copper pipes jutted up among green tiles.


The Color Green   •  Folgers Coffee Company Building   •  Folgers Plaza, San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Tuesday 20 October 2009)   •  (Photo taken 17:49:46 Tuesday 4 August 2009)   •  © 2009 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #174946_7658BCX
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Faded green bricks
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Along Gold Street in San Francisco were the walls of several very old (1800's) buildings. The bricks of one building had long ago been painted green. Here is that wall with an indentation.


The Color Green   •  Gold Street internal link San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Tuesday 20 October 2009)   •  (Photo taken 14:25:06 Sunday 12 July 2009)   •  © 2009 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #142506_6826BCX
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Green cloth
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The Fillmore Jazz Festival featured many booths of wares, food and clothing for sale. One booth was selling fabric. This arrangement of green cloth was hanging on the outside of that booth.


The Color Green   •  Fillmore Jazz Festival   •  Fillmore Street, San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Tuesday 20 October 2009)   •  (Photo taken 13:20:00 Sunday 14 June 2009)   •  © 2009 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #132000_6489BCX
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Green mint candy
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Old Town in Sacramento, California was home to several large bulk-candy stores. A bin of cellophane wrapped green mints was found in one such store.


The Color Green   •  Candy Heaven Candy Store   •  Old Town internal link Sacramento, California   •  (Photo posted Tuesday 20 October 2009)   •  (Photo taken 12:09:48 Sunday 14 June 2009)   •  © 2009 David Graves Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #120948_DG
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One gnarled old leaf
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A path led from the De Young Museum around its side and back toward the main road through the park. This leaf was found next to the museum.


internal link The Color Green   •  Next to De Young Museum internal link San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Monday 4 May 2009)   •  (Photo taken 13:54:14 Wednesday 22 April 2009)   •  © 2009 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #135414_4314BCX
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Paint worn off wall
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A wall found on the side of a building in the Miraflores Area of Lima, Peru internal link had been painted green. At shoulder height, a pattern of serious wear was visible.


The Color Green   •  Lima, Peru   •  (Photo posted Thursday 8 April 2010)   •  (Photo taken 09:58:12 Sunday 12 April 2009)   •  © 2010 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #095812_WallLimaPeru4074BCX
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Green algae
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On a boat ride through one of the flooded inlets along the Amazon River in Peru, we drifted into a clump of trees to observe wildlife. The algae that floated atop the water was just as green as the jungle.


The Color Green   •  Amazon River internal link Peru internal link   •  (Photo posted Monday 4 May 2009)   •  (Photo taken 11:24:10 Wednesday 6 April 2009)   •  © 2009 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #112410_2346BCX
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Algae covered stones
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Mission Creek is salt water filled and its level is subject to tides. At the shallow end, algae covered stones lay just beneath the water.


The Color Green   •  Mission Creek Park internal link San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Monday 4 May 2009)   •  (Photo taken 12:14:44 Sunday 24 January 2009)   •  © 2009 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #121444_8638BCX
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Mail railroad car
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Closeup of a bracket on side of mail railroad car found in the California Railroad Museum in Sacramento, California. The entire care was painted an old army-green.


The Color Green   •  California Railroad Museum internal link   •  Old Town internal link Sacramento, California   •  (Photo posted Monday 4 May 2009)   •  (Photo taken 12:41:06 Sunday 18 January 2009)   •  © 2008 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #124108_9521B
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Angelfish
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Silver and black angelfish appeared Green because of the lighting.


The Color Green   •  California Academy Of Sciences internal link   •  Golden Gate Park internal link San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Monday 4 May 2009)   •  (Photo taken 16:03:38 Friday 2 January 2009)   •  © 2009 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #160036_8329BCX
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Freshly picked bananas
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During a bus ride down the east coast of Costa Rica, we stopped at a Dole banana packing plant. Bananas were carried in along and overhead mechanical track. The bunches of bananas were hacked off each bunch and tossed into this pond, where they floated to await packaging.


The Color Green   •  Dole external link Banana Processing Plant   •  Southwest coast, Costa Rica internal link   •  (Photo posted Monday 4 May 2009)   •  (Photo taken 10:18:30 Saturday 6 September 2008)   •  © 2009 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #201830_3276BCX
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Blown over awning
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A rain storm the night before had led to a bit of minor damage, mostly caused by the accompanying wind. Here, a shade umbrella had blown over and lay upside down on the sidewalk. The center post hole had filled with rain water.


The Color Green   •  San Jose, Costa Rica internal link   •  (Photo posted Monday 4 May 2009)   •  (Photo taken 09:59:20 Saturday 6 September 2008)   •  © 2009 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #215920_2993BCX
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Stair balustrade end-cap
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Inside an apartment building on Hayes Street the stairway had long ago been painted green. This is the worn top of the end-cap of that stairway's balustrade.


The Color Green   •  Hayes Valley, San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Monday 4 May 2009)   •  (Photo taken 13:59:34 Monday 31 December 2007)   •  © 2008 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #135934_9084B
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Green painted board
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This leaning board was found while walking along the piers by Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco. It appeared to be standing by for some kind of a later photo shoot.


The Color Green   •  Fisherman's Wharf internal link San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Monday 4 May 2009)   •  (Photo taken 11:37:42 Sunday 2 December 2007)   •  © 2009 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #113742_8394B
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Wall of ivy
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The section of Stockton Street over the Stockton Street tunnel looked like a normal San Francisco neighborhood. At the corner of Emma Street was a huge wall of ivy. The stop light was included in this shot to lend a sense of scale.


The Color Green   •  Stockton Street over tunnel, San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Friday 16 November 2007)   •  (Photo taken 13:25:56 Sunday 11 November 2007)   •  © 2007 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #132356_7553B
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Truck hood
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One very green GMC pickup truck was parked on Grant Street in Chinatown in San Francisco. This is a shot of the hood of that truck.


external link The Color Green   •  Chinatown internal link San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Friday 16 November 2007)   •  (Photo taken 13:04:54 Sunday 11 November 2007)   •  © 2007 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #130454_7534B
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Bowl held by frog
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Along Grant Street in Chinatown, many statues are for sale. One was a large frog (perhaps three feet or one meter tall) who held a metal bowl painted to look like ceramic. This is a shot of the inside of that bowl.


The Color Green   •  San Francisco's Chinatown internal link   •  Grant Street, San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Friday 16 November 2007)   •  (Photo taken 11:59:20 Sunday 11 November 2007)   •  © 2007 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #115920_7521B
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Green roll-up
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A small building at the corner of Bryant and Main Street is San Francisco housed pumps used for the Bay Bridge. The rollup doors on that building were spray painted a vivid green.


The Color Green   •  Main at Bryant, San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Friday 16 November 2007)   •  (Photo taken 14:34:38 Friday 9 November 2007)   •  © 2007 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #143438_7370B
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Green marble
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On 3rd Street near Bryant Street was a section of green marble wall. Sun shining on passing cars caused those cars to reflect off the marble.


The Color Green   •  3rd Street near Bryant, San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Friday 16 November 2007)   •  (Photo taken 15:05:34 Friday 9 November 2007)   •  © 2007 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #150534_7390B
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Green lamp splashed a bit of green
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A green fluorescent lamp under a green painted hood shined on a gray wall section as part of Christmas decor.


The Color Green   •  Embarcadero Center, San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Friday 16 November 2007)   •  (Photo taken 14:21:16 Sunday 4 November 2007)   •  © 2007 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #142118_7345B
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A green line demarked areas of astro turf
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Each winter, an ice rink is set up in Justin Herman Plaza just outside the Embarcadero Four building. This year the walk around it was covered with fake grass, and green tape was used to create lanes.


external link The Color Green   •  Green walkway, Embarcadero Center Ice Rink external link   •  Justin Herman Plaza, San Francisco, California   •  (Photo posted Friday 16 November 2007)   •  (Photo taken 14:25:22 Sunday 4 November 2007)   •  © 2007 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #142522_7348B
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