I went to update my Tumblr and one of the users that I follow had a link to this amazing website posted.
This is a system created to find out the colour of anything, by querying and aggregating image data from Flickr, a popular online photo sharing community. It is an attempt at answering a potentially complex and abstract question in an objective manner, by using simple algorithms on data originating from subjective human perceptions. – Fung Kwok Pan
You just type in a word – it can be anything, a place, a thing, an emotion – and then let the images slowly combine together to get the color of something.
I am not going to lie, I spent many hours on this.
Lumped into categories below are my favorites:
*Warning: There will be many a picture below.
Sun, Moon, and Stars
I did all of the continents too… But won’t put them up here.
Umm… OK I’m done.
I have twice as many… but go do it yourself… it’s so entertaining!
It would be fun to get prints of maybe the four seasons or the elements….
My favorite is probably Fashion.