Tuesday, January 27, 2009


monochromatic (adjective)
having or consisting of one color or hue
lacking variety, creativity, or excitement: colorless

winter (noun)
a period of inactivity or decay

dormant (adjective)
marked by a suspension of activity
temporarily in abeyance yet capable of being activated

regeneration (noun)
the act or process of renewal or revival

Photo copyright: D.C. Confidential, 01/09


NG said...

These are all great! Love the focal length on the second one. You really have to embiggen them to fully appreciate.

Virginia said...

Gorgeous shots today. FYI, I am sending you two of mine that I took this week. Almost identical. Girl, we're getting creepy!

PS My word ver. is NEMPH. Well noone's ever called me that!HA

D.C. Confidential said...

NG: Thanks! I like the second one, too. And I'm all for embiggening.

VJ: I seem to channel you and Bernie. It's sort of uncanny. Love the shots you sent me. Are you going to post them?

marley said...

Great collection of photos and definitions. The shots really suit the words.

Babooshka said...

Perfectly demonstrated variations on a theme, Beautifully done.

D.C. Confidential said...

Marley: Thanks! I was trying to mix it up a bit.

Babooshka: Thank you! I had fun with this one.

Maya said...

Interesting and creative post!

D.C. Confidential said...

Maya: Thanks! I figured Merriam-Websters would have better things to say about winter than I could.