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Partial Disappearance Illusion

Anamorphosis,Video 16 January 2018 1 Comment

Partial Disappearance Illusion

This video optical illusion was another finalist for the 2017 Best Illusion of the Year Contest.  It was created by Kokichi Sugihara from Meiji University in Japan. Three objects that appear to be identical, are reflected in a mirror.  Oddly enough, different parts of each of the three objects disappear.  For the first object (on […]

Picture Perfect by Leon Keer

Anamorphosis,Video 19 December 2017 0 Comments

Picture Perfect by Leon Keer

Street painter Leon Keer painted this 3D anamorphic work at Wynwood Walls in Miami, Florida.  The painting features an old Polaroid instant camera with a picture coming out of it that says ME representing someone talking a selfie.  It also features an oversized Barbie Doll.  When discussing the meaning of the painting, Keer noted that: […]

TILLA at the Beach

Forced Perspective,Video 17 October 2017 0 Comments

TILLA at the Beach

Joel Ydring, from Sweden, had a little fun with his daughter Tilla on a sunny day at the beach.  Using his mobile phone camera and the space available on the beach, he created this fun video featuring his daughter.  As the little girl runs toward the camera, you begin to realize that it is an […]

Sand Cube

Anamorphosis,Video 29 June 2017 0 Comments

Sand Cube

This huge anamorphic work of sand art was created on the Pléneuf Val André beach in Northern France with the intention of eliciting the curiosity of people on vacation.  It should go without saying that it accomplished its goal. With the help of some advanced calculation and several people with shovels, this “cube” slowly came […]

Love You to Pieces by Andrew Myers

Composite,Video 1 May 2017 0 Comments

Love You to Pieces by Andrew Myers

We previously featured another piece created by Andrew Myers called An Artist’s Winter.  He has traditionally used an very unlikely medium for his artwork – painted screws.  That makes this work the first of its kind for Andrew.  Myers created this composite portrait using broken recycled wood pieces.  He meticulously arranged, painted, attached to steel […]

More Amazing Anamorphic Illusions

Anamorphosis,Video 18 March 2017 0 Comments

More Amazing Anamorphic Illusions

The Youtube artist known as Brusspup has come up with some really good anamorphic optical illusion videos in the past.  Here are some additional anamorphic illusions that he created which will surely blow your mind.  You’ll see a red Solo cup that really isn’t there along.  Then you will witness some other really nice anamorphic […]

Silhouette Zoetrope

Video 11 October 2016 2 Comments

Silhouette Zoetrope

This video, created by Christine Veras of Nanyang Technological University in Singapore, pays homage to the early zoetropes from the 19th century.  The zoetrope consists of a cylinder with slits cut vertically in the sides.  When the cylinder in the middle of the contraption in this video is rotated, the slots strobe behind the cutout […]