Weekly Photo Challenge: Refraction

Word Origin and History for refraction

From:     Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

n.

1570s, from Late Latin refractionem (nominative refractio) “a breaking up,” noun of action from past participle stem of Latin refringere “to break up,” from re- “back” (see re- ) + comb. form of frangere “to break” (see fraction ).

 

refrac7 refrac6

EPSON MFP image DIGITAL CAMERA refrac12 refrac 14 refrac15

photos for WordPress Challenge

http://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_photo_challenge/refraction/

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20 Comments Add yours

  1. These just makes me smile 😀

  2. What interesting photos 😉 You’ve captured it perfectly. Best wishes,
    WG

  3. socalwalkingphotography says:

    Creative!

  4. Argus says:

    Dammit … that seems to have covered the field … now I feel doubly challenged~! 🙂

  5. These are just terrific shots for this week’s challenge!

  6. Super choices, Iris. Can’t really choose a favorite, but the first one and the third, with the glasses, really appeal to me. These are the sorts of things I like to shot, too.

    janet

  7. restlessjo says:

    Good examples, Iris 🙂

  8. great examples of refractions!

  9. dianaed2013 says:

    Intriguing a different world!

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