Rainbows are always circular, but since we’re on the ground we can usually only see the top half. But if you get up high enough, say in the Tokyo Skytree (1476 feet high), you might just be high enough to get the entire reflection! This photo was taken July 31st, 2016. Via RocketNews 24.
A redditor captured this beautiful shot of a rainbow over Mount Vesuvius!
On July 14, 2016, Mike Eisenberg happened to be in the right place at the right time to catch this amazing photo in Chicago! Via Mike’s Twitter
Look at this amazing photo from my Instagram friend! It’s like she’s standing above the rainbow! How neat! It was taken in California.
Sharla in Japan went to visit the Kawaii Monster cafe in Harajuku. The colors are amazing! I think my favorite food item is the “colorful poison” parfait which Sharla said was a bit much for 5 people! And the bouncy ball sink in the bathroom looks so cool! I hope when I make it to Japan the cafe is still there!
This is the Platform retail building in Culver City, California, which is scheduled to open in spring 2016 according to their website.
LA artist Jen Stark created this “drippy and trippy” mural which is apparently called Technicolor Ooze. I especially love how the colors range from pastel to vivid!
DesignBoom via Adafruit
Two photographers named Sean Lenz and Kristoffer Abildgaard went to a local waterfall, dumped in some glowsticks (which float), and took long exposures of the glowing lights to make this beautiful picture. Don’t worry about the environment – they didn’t open the glowsticks, and they were all retrieved afterwards! Via This is Colassal. Click through to see more!
According to Buzzfeed: “A popular rainbow crosswalk has been suddenly removed from Sydney, Australia’s gay and lesbian district because the city claimed it was a traffic hazard. The crosswalk was created to honor the 35th anniversary of the gay and lesbian carnival, and supporters want to keep the crosswalk because they say it serves as a symbol of the city’s tolerance.”
This is what it used to look like:
In response to the city removing the crosswalk, people have started creating their own rainbow crosswalks. Here’s a few examples. Click through to the Buzzfeed article to see the rest.
Ecole Maternelle Pajol is a four-classroom kindergarten in Paris. Check out this post at Plenty of Colour for more pics!
This art installation was made entirely of colorful packing tape for the water bottle company Bobble. See pictures of the making of here at Design Milk.
The post featuring this home at Lovely Listing doesn’t say where it’s located, but my question is, can I live there?
This cathedral art installation, officially named The Luminarie De Cagna, from Belgium was made from 55,000 LED lights. It was created for the Ghent Light Festival from January 26-29, 2012. Via Freshome.
The Bamboo Orchard subdivision in Cabuyao, Phillippines, is actually low-income modular housing. Homeowners can choose their own colors! Source
Hello Kitty often seems to have a bit of rainbow magic, as you can see on this Ferris wheel at Sanrio’s Puro Land.
Need some stairs in your home? Why not make them rainbow? Via Dwell
Check out this beautiful rainbow walkway at the Miami airport!
Some students in the Phillipines gathered in 2004 to make the world’s largest human rainbow according to the Guinness Book of World Records.
If you’re ever in Honolulu, stop by the Rainbow Drive-In! Or, check out the t-shirts in their online store. 🙂