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OWOP Day 5 - The Moiré Pattern

I was going to call this post something else, but the photos Mr T took today show off the moiré pattern very well, this photo in particular:




See how the skirt looks CGI'ed? Technically, this pattern originates "from moire (or moiré in its French form), a type of textile, traditionally of silk but now also of cotton or synthetic fiber, with a rippled or 'watered' appearance." This is quite silly, right? Random light effect created by my skirt/camera has a name originating from a type of textile. 


In any case, this is me, at the pub, while the sun is setting. I'm wearing the real skirt and a white blouse with natural-colour tights and black pumps.




In other news, my colleagues have started asking if I'm leaving software engineering and moving on to some nicely dressed department. I guess wearing skirts for three days straight is strange in the world of jeans and t-shirts. 


[Edit]. Strange, these pictures look differently in Picnik. Here's the example of the moiré effect:



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