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Honda CR-V Optical Illusion Commercial

Anamorphosis,Forced Perspective,Impossible,Video 21 November 2013 0 Comments

Honda CRV Optical Illusion Commercial

This one minute commercial for the Honda CR-V features a number of different optical illusions. The tag line for the commercial is “An Impossible Made Possible”, and the result is a mind-bending and pretty entertaining advertisement. I typically do not like many commercials, but I must admit that this one was well done. Do you […]

Paradoxical Trumpet

Impossible 11 November 2013 0 Comments

Paradoxical Trumpet

This musician seems to be really struggling trying to make his trumpet work.  His cheeks are bright red and he is probably getting a little light-headed from trying so hard.  Take a closer look at the instrument and see if you can figure out what is wrong with it.

Common Sense Crossing by Erik Johansson

Impossible 8 July 2013 1 Comment

Common Sense Crossing by Erik Johansson

Erik Johansson has a vivid imagination.  He also happens to be a very good photographer and a wizard at Adobe Photoshop.  He creates photo-manipulations by taking multiple photographs and crafting them into creative and impossible scenes.  His work below, created in 2010, shows a very strange intersection that almost has an uneasy feeling when looking […]

Impossible Ring to Pillars by Guido Moretti

Animation,Impossible 4 July 2013 0 Comments

Impossible Ring to Pillars Thumb

Italian sculptor Guido Moretti created the following sculpture titled ‘Impossible Ring to Pillars’.  When viewed from one direction, it looks like an impossible ring (or circle) and when viewed from another it looks like impossible pillars.  If you stand in between these two viewing angles, it looks like a tangled mass of metal.  By rotating […]

Box Impossible from Jerry Andrus

Forced Perspective,Impossible,Video 27 June 2013 0 Comments

Box Impossible From Jerry Andrus

“I can fool you because you’re a human,” said Jerry Andrus.  “You have a wonderful human mind that works no different from my human mind.  Usually when we’re fooled, the mind hasn’t made a mistake.  It’s come to the wrong conclusion for the right reason.” During his illustrious life, Jerry Andrus was many things.  He […]

The Impossible Paintings of Sandro Del-Prete

Impossible 21 June 2013 0 Comments

Sandro Del-Prete - The Warped Chessboard

Swiss artist Sandro Del-Prete is a master at painting beautifully-impossible scenes.  As a young man, he attended the Florence Academy of Art.  While in Florence, he began to discover and appreciate the works of Old Masters such as da Vinci, Michelangelo, and Rembrandt.  Today, his works have been featured in exhibitions in Switzerland, Japan, and […]

Impossible Pergola by István Orosz

Impossible 27 May 2013 0 Comments

Impossible Pergola by Istvan Orosz

There is something peculiar about the construction of this pergola created by István Orosz.  Can you figure out what it is?