- Your Shot Photos of the Week
Your best photos of the week, August 23, 2019
Each week, our editors choose stunning photos submitted by members of Your Shot, National Geographic's photo community.
Colors in photography have a unique ability to alter our mood. I tend to associate certain colors with seasons, and whenever I see the contrast of a warm color meeting with a cool color, I instantly think of summertime. Summer here in the Northern Hemisphere is coming to an end (although not soon enough; Washington, D.C., has been hot this summer). Viewing this week’s Your Shot uploads, I couldn’t help but be drawn to the warm hues of the season.
Your Shot photographer Dejan Mijovic shared the view of a summer holiday in Italy, complete with the gorgeous dappled sunlight characteristic of a late summer afternoon. This scene was reminiscent of the summers of my youth spent on