February 23, 2010

Goldfish spiral, originally uploaded by Nathan deGargoyle.

Spiraling goldfish made using the Droste effect – a specific kind of recursive picture that shows a smaller version of itself in a place where a similar picture would realistically be expected to appear. In theory could this go on forever; practically, it continues only as long as the resolution of the picture allows. (Says Wikipedia.)

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1 Comment (+add yours?)

  1. Slamdunk
    Feb 23, 2010 @ 10:45:48

    Wild and interesting image–thanks for posting.

    Reply

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