Spectrophobia

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© Andrea Petersen
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But we all with open face beholding as in a glass the glory of the Lord are changed into the same image from glory to glory even as by the spirit of the Lord. II Corinthians 3: 18

Definition below From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

"Spectrophobia (from Latin: spectrum, "ghost") is a kind of specific phobia involving a morbid fear of mirrors and one's own reflections. "

I decided I liked this entry better than my previous entry so replaced it. Thank you to those who commented on my other effort...I did this self portrait on Oct. 31, 2009 and I was experimenting for the daily diary series but didn't use it at that time. It is interesting to find the many different kinds of phobias that I didn't know existed and we are getting our education as we post pictures.

19 responses

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (25 Jun 2012):

    Striking Fear in the Heart of JPG's Theme Park

  • James Wiley

    James Wiley gave props (25 Jun 2012):

    A very clever take on the theme Andrea!

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins   gave props (25 Jun 2012):

    Both entries are great fun photos Andrea!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen said (25 Jun 2012):

    Thank you for your comments...I took the other entry I originally posted out as I was not crazy about the washed out lighting in the background and was happy
    to find a phobia listed to fit this picture for the category.

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey   gave props (25 Jun 2012):

    U R so creative, great photo!

  • JanElle

    JanElle   gave props (25 Jun 2012):

    Very intriguing image, and very well done, too! I missed the other one as I`ve been away all day.. but I love this!!

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (25 Jun 2012):

    This is a fantastic entry to the theme, Andrea! It is very creative : )

  • Davide Simone

    Davide Simone (Deleted) gave props (26 Jun 2012):

    Andrea, Your creativity has created a masterpiece

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (26 Jun 2012):

    wonderful sp and theme entry, Andrea!

  • Shirley Valencia

    Shirley Valencia gave props (26 Jun 2012):

    Wow!!! this is a great comp!!!!! I love this. super creativity and a great entry

  • Sarah Springer

    Sarah Springer   gave props (26 Jun 2012):

    Yes, I loved the creativity of both but I do like this one more...another super sp

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (26 Jun 2012):

    oh, this is excellent!

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda gave props (26 Jun 2012):

    Excellent Andrea !!!

  • Charles Rushton

    Charles Rushton said (27 Jun 2012):

    I like the choice of entries and I like this picture, especially the lighting.

  • Amanda Garrett

    Amanda Garrett gave props (27 Jun 2012):

    Very cool! Also, Mirrors really creep me out in a dark room.

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield   gave props (27 Jun 2012):

    Oh m y goodness!! Terrific work on this one, Andrea! I have discovered so many phobias (or phobeeias, as I like to call them) when researching for my bee shots.

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham gave props (28 Jun 2012):

    This is so very cool Andrea!! I love it and the one you took down.

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes   gave props (28 Jun 2012):

    Wow! You sure nailed this theme. Great work, my friend.

  • Katherine Nak

    Katherine Nak   gave props (28 Jul 2012):

    Very creative, nice art, fab capture.

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