Diffuse Interreflection

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Diffuse Reflection - Interreflection
... Diffuse interreflection is a process whereby light reflected from an object strikes other objects in the surrounding area, illuminating them ... Diffuse interreflection specifically describes light reflected from objects which are not shiny or specular ... If the diffuse surface is colored, the reflected light is also colored, resulting in similar coloration of surrounding objects ...

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    The genius of reading and of gardening are antagonistic, like resinous and vitreous electricity. One is concentrative in sparks and shocks: the other is diffuse strength; so that each disqualifies its workman for the other’s duties.
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