Today’s video is more of a magic trick than an optical illusion, but I think that you’ll enjoy it nonetheless. The best part about this trick is that Richard Wiseman shows you a behind-the-scenes look after he performs the trick. This way, you get to see exactly how he pulled it off. Watch as he […]
Today’s video features an anamorphic painting by urban artists Truly Design titled “The Colour and the Shape”. This work is one of several that Truly Design completed as part of the “Truth depends on where you see it from” exhibition at MEF – Ettore Fico Museum in Turin, Italy. This exhibit opened on March 10, […]
Check out the wire sculpture in the video below. From one angle, it appears to be a pair of giraffes standing next to one another. As you walk around to view the sculpture from another angle, however, it transforms into a completely different animal – an elephant! I would imagine that it is difficult enough […]
Professional painter Stefan Pabst shows how to to draw a 3D ladybug in the following video. The video is sped up, so you won’t exactly get step-by-step directions to create one for yourself. Nevertheless, it is pretty amazing to watch this anamorphic insect come to life on paper.
This anamorphic optical illusion was created by Brusspup as an homage to the fictional character Walter White from AMC’s television show Breaking Bad. I’m sure many of you are familiar with this show, but if you have not seen it, I would highly recommend that you binge watch it immediately. This is one of the […]
Masashi Atarashi, a physics teacher at Aichi Prefectural Gojo Senior High School in Japan created this video that demonstrates what he calls the “Snow Blind illusion”. The illusion itself is a very simple one, and you have probably already witnessed this in the past. Watch how the speed of falling snowflakes appears to be accelerated […]
The flickering circles in this video appear to wander around randomly. The circles are not moving (just flickering), but the shapes seem to drift whenever you do not look directly at the circles. You can frame the circles with lines and they will still appear to move. It is interesting to note that the more […]