Archive for August 20, 2013
When you hear camouflage you probably think of hunting or the military. Camouflage is actually used by animals, hunters, military vehicles, soldiers and other objects. The purpose of camouflage is to blend in with the environment or to resemble something else. The word camouflage comes from the French word camoufler, which means to blind or veil. Today camouflage is used in accessories such as camo bathing suits, camo bedding, camouflage cloothing, and camo wedding gowns among other things.
During the second World War every nation began to camouflage any target. This was because the power of aerial observation and attack was increasing. Replacing the musket with a rifle made personal concealment during battle easier. This is