The famous illusion of Marilyn Monroe and Albert Einstein designed by the guys at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT has been updated. On QI, a British intellectual panel show, the host Stephen Fry and sidekick Alan Davies have had their likenesses merged in the same manner as the MIT original.
James the late emperor of the Devil is stopped the illusions of a magician - Pieter Bruegel the Elder, 1565
Have you seen our Tom French gallery yet? If not you're missing a treat. Click on the picture below to see it.
Just stare for 30 seconds at the red cross and then look away at a white background. Merry Christmas.
On first glance, you probably thought these images were four different pictures stitched together with Pic Stitch for Instagram or something. I don't blame you, it looks like a perfect windowpane. But what's crazy is if you look closer, these four images are actually just one single photograph. What!
Here's a look of the set, which purposely trips your mind out, from another angle. It reveals that everything in the image above is in the same shot: Via gizmodo
Can it be true. The four stars in the optical below are the same shade of yellow. If you don't believe me just click on it and see the same picture with the background reduced.
If you stare at the the red ball in middle you should see another red ball that isn't actually there. And there is slower version below so you can see what is going on.
Can you see how many squares there are. Here is our solution.
Stare intently at the yellow dot in the middle of the tartan block for 30 seconds. Then look at the white space on the right. You should be able to alternate between horizontal and vertical lines in the after image.
Just a blue ring with a gap going round and around. But now try to concentrate on the red dot in the middle. If you can put everything out of your mind the blue ring will disappear and a short brown line will start going around on its own. It's quite difficult to acheive but with practice you might get it. Good luck.
Aleppo, Syria, May 26, 2013 – The Citadel of Aleppo – medieval fortified palace. Interesting optical illusion - rotate 180 degrees and the "hole" becomes a "hill".
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This image was taken with DigitalGlobe satellites on April 22, 2013 of the Colorado River in Utah. The image has been 'positioned' to give an interesting optical illusion – the river seems to be flowing at the top of a large mountain chain! Rotating the image by 180 degrees provides a more familiar viewpoint – the river actually rests in a valley, as expected.
Here's our latest upside down illusion. It is of the great Richard Branson. Just click the picture or button to turn.
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