Monolithic Color: Gold!

Challenge #20 in the Ways of Seeing series. Hosted by jezsik.
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No other color is more inspirational than gold. Whether used for decorative arts or industrial processes, no other metal has the same qualities as gold. Show us your golden image, not yellow, not orange, but gold ... lots and lots of gold. The gold color must dominate the image. It doesn't have to be real gold, just posses the golden properties. See Additional rules!
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Golden Thistle
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Dried seed pod of the giant thistle.
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Submitted: Saturday, 5th December, 2009 01:57 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 29th November, 2008
Focal length: 170 mm
Shutter speed: 1/2 sec
Aperture: F16
ISO: 200
Notes: Not much to it. Shot the seed pod with oblique sunlight in front of a sheet of gold paper.
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