According to Wikipedia, an optical or visual illusion is "an illusion caused by the visual system and characterized by visually perceived images that differ from objective reality. Some optical illusions are made on purpose, and they usually look pretty cool even though sometimes they give you a headache. But accidental optical illusions in normal everyday photos are the best ones.
In the past few years, the internet has given us The Dressa photo of a mysterious missing legand this disorienting floor design. If you're still hungry for more, INSIDER rounded up a mix of classic optical illusionsbaffling viral photosand mind-boggling designs that'll leave your head spinning and illustrate how our brains process and interpret color, peripheral vision, size, and more. One quick note: We've included explanations for many of the images, so scroll down slowly if you don't want to spoil the illusion.
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Please refresh the page and retry. I nstagram permeates all walks of modern life, and many of you may be familiar with the fine art of employing just the right photographic filter to turn the ordinary into the extraordinary and then pass it off as the ordinary. But yoga shots and burgers aren't the only facet of existence to experience the Instagram treatment in a bid to garner as many likes and as much social media kudos as possible. Famous attractions around the world have also fallen victim.
Satan, now in prospect of Eden, and nigh the place where he must now attempt the bold enterprise which he undertook alone against God and Man, falls into many doubts with himself, and many passions—fear, envy, and despair; but at length confirms himself in evil; journeys on to Paradise, whose outward prospect and situation is described; overleaps the bounds; sits, in the shape of a Cormorant, on the Tree of Life, as highest in the Garden, to look about him. Meanwhile Uriel, descending on a sunbeam, warns Gabriel, who had in charge the gate of Paradise, that some evil Spirit had escaped the Deep, and passed at noon by his Sphere, in the shape of a good Angel, down to Paradise, discovered after by his furious gestures in the Mount. Gabriel promises to find him ere morning.
Duff McKagan leans forward in his chair and uses both hands to push his hair back from his forehead. The last to leave, hanging on heroically until Augusthe tries hard to reconcile the memories of those early years with the train wreck that was to come. At that moment, Donald Trump was in a limousine with five models, heading for Tower Records in Manhattan, on his way to buy Use Your Illusion I and IIthe new albums that were, in a music industry first, being released simultaneously.
It is really amazing how such amazing works of art get unnoticed, and somehow manage to bypass my approval queue. Just when you get to think there are no more major league illusions left to feature, another wave of magnificent works gets re-submitted by our loyal fans — I thank you for that! Btw, many of you asked how illusion submission works in the first place?