If you look at these two round patterns one looks like it is popping in and the other is popping out. If you follow one of them around it will change from an innie to an outie, but this is done solely by your brain, the shapes do not change. Crazy isn't it?
We found these great, well timed photos, on the internet giving the illusion of the sun going through a hoop. We loved it so much we decided to animate it. What do you think? Original image source unknown.
Today we have added a new artist to our galleries. It is the amazing work of John Langdon. Click on the optical.
Firstly, the only thing changing in this animation is the dark bar moving across. So can you see the four different shades of blue? Now what happens when the bar covers two adjacent shades?
This great painting by Donald 'Rusty' Rust is hiding something, can you find it? See more of Rusty's work in our gallery here.
Advertizements After Image Alan Mason Anamorphosis Animation Art Auto stereograms Body Art Dali Disappearing Escher Film Fun Gianni Sarcone Hidden Historical Homage Illusions Interesting Joined Liu Bolin Luke Brown Moon Illusions Negative News Perspective Photography Photoshopping Puzzle Quiz Reverse Perspective Scary Spot The Difference Stereographic Stereokinetic Street Art Sunken Tattoo Tech Art Tribute Trompe I'oeil Upsidedown Video Weired
Why not subscribe to our Opticals page