Two Red Snakes

Motion 29 October 2016 0 Comments

Two Red Snakes

The two snakes appear to be in motion even though this image is completely static.  This another terrific example of an anomalous motion illusion created by Professor Akiyosh Kitaoka.  His illusions are very popular on this site, primarily because he creates some of the best motion illusions in the business. (via Akiyoshi Kitaoka)

Trioroboro Anamorphic Illusion

Anamorphosis 24 March 2014 0 Comments

Trioroboro Anamorphic Illusion

Mach505 from Truly Design created this anamorphic painting using acrylic and spray paints on the floor and walls of an abandoned school near Torino, Italy.  The painting features an uroboros (an ancient symbol depicting a snake eating its own tail) which symbolizes continuity and represents the cyclical nature of things. Additional photographs of this painting […]

Anaconda Bus Optical Illusion

Trompe L'oeil 6 February 2013 2 Comments

Anaconda Bus Optical Illusion

You have no doubt seen cars and buses with advertising painted on them before.  But this advertisement for a local zoo on the side of a public transit bus goes above and beyond.  It is really well done and almost looks like something out of a bad horror movie.  Despite the fact that the anaconda […]