Colors mean different emotions, gestures and signs, depending on where you are in the world.
For example, the color red is a superior color that generally means luck in Asia, while it can also have negative attributes in the West. Knowing how colors are interpreted is important for travelers, as using or highlighting the wrong color during a religious or sacred event can have a negative impact on building new relationships.
Furthermore, for business travelers, making a strong impression can be as simple as choosing the right color, which can show that you understand your clients and the local culture.
For a clear representation of matching the right colors with different cultures worldwide, checkout the infographic above. Using the wheel, simply match the outside element with the part of the world you are looking into. If you are interested in knowing the the representation of the feeling of cold, a quick look at the chart shows that the emotion is represented by number 10. Matching it with the wheel and corresponding color, we can see that the Western, Japanese and Native American cultures associate the color blue with the emotion.
Instagram allows you to see exactly what inspires people and how creativity is drawn from their everyday life. We use Instagram to capture what makes us smile, what brings joy to our life, and what we are passionate about, and the accounts listed below are sure to inspire you in turn.
Here are our 20 top creative Instagram accounts that you should be following today.
Brandon Stanton walks the streets of New York City taking street photography, and he gets his subjects to open up about life details that even many family members may not know about them. It makes you smile and connect with the images at a new level.
Carin Olsson moved to Paris and is documenting every part of her experience, from the macaroons to the Eiffel Tower with all of its shimmering lights. If you want to go to Paris but can’t get there today, Carin will take you.