Weekly Photo Challenge: Distorted

By Vladimir Brezina

This week’s Photo Challenge is Distorted.

Sometimes it’s the smoothest mirror that gives the most distorted picture…

Other nice interpretations that I’ve seen:

42 responses to “Weekly Photo Challenge: Distorted

  1. Ooooh I love this. That water makes me want to dive right in. Where were you?

  2. Northern Narratives

    Great photo for distorted.

  3. great shot…very cool

  4. Great photo. I love the fact that your head is both upside down and the right way up in the reflection. The strong blue and yellow help show the distortion that the water makes too.

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  7. Gorgeous! …and a great choice for “distorted”! :)

  8. Beautiful shot, love the reflections in the water!

  9. Yes, you on the water. Good shot.

  10. nice…!! brilliant idea to reflect “distorted”

  11. “Sometimes it’s the smoothest mirror that gives the most distorted picture…”

    Great quote. I love the reflection! Thanks for the publicity too!

  12. Thanks, everybody, for your comments and your enthusiasm!

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  14. Love the crab swimming in turquoise water.

    ~Anne

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  16. Thanks for the link, Anne!

  17. Wonderful photo, great mirror image, even with the “distortion”

    • I can’t resist mirror image shots like this, and I’ve accumulated quite a few of them. (For some reason, most of them show Johna… :-)) Occasionally the water is perfectly flat, producing a perfect, unbroken mirror image. That’s nice to see too. But it’s more interesting when some undulation in the water breaks up and multiplies the image, as here. It’s actually the subtle undulations of otherwise smooth water that have the most impact; larger wind-driven ripples and waves destroy the clarity of the reflected image.

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  19. Great take on distortion. The reflected face that’s the right way up looks like it’s sporting a different facial expression!

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  21. amazing photo! one could watch water for hours, sometimes…

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