Feed Button
Description Presented here is a vast gallery of many different forms of Optical Illusions. Whether these optical illusions are conveyed through fractals, photographs, architecture, art, or old fashioned pen and ink, they are bound to remind you that "seeing is not believing."

Caution!!!! Some of the optical illusions on this blog may cause dizziness or possibly epileptic seizures. The latter happens when the brain can't handle the conflicting information from your two eyes. If you start feeling unwell when using this website, immediately cover one eye with your hand and then leave the page. Do not close your eyes because that can make the attack worse.
Fractal of the Day Fractal of the Day
Provided By Sprott's Fractal Gallery


TV-Mirror Optical Illusion

Below is a young lady holding up a mirror to a monitor and in the mirror we see a different picture than what is actually being displayed on the monitor.

Two Images from one TV optical illusions image

How was this optical illusion created?

I will give you one clue, there is a real mirror used in the creation of this image.

For the answer go here.


Anonymous said...

Thats cool. I wonder what it looks like if you look head on?

Anonymous said...

oh yeah haha
sharp invented the tv-mirror!!

Anonymous said...

can anybody tell me how it is done, because my computer does not display the webpage with the answer on.


Walt said...

Here is a link describing the monitor.

Anonymous said...

she probably took the picture from an angel framed to look like a mirror and put somthing else on the screen!!!!!!!!!!!duh

welcome 2009 said...

i bet its just a picture of the moniter in reverse with a picture earlier taken that day.

creeplifecult said...

no no no. my theory is that she switched between images while taking the photo. the light that the mirror reflects would take longer than the light coming from the monitor because it first has to travel to the mirror then bounce in the direction of the camera thus creating two images at one time.

Alibek said...

Agree with Creeplifecult

saket yadav said...

i think the principle of TIR is applied here.

Copyright Notice
The documents distributed here have been presented on this blog in the spirit of providing an entertaining venue to educate those interested in optical illusions.

All Flckr.com photos are presented here via Flckr's "blog this" feature. This feature is enabled by each artist on Flckr. If you find material here that belongs to you and you would like to have it removed or credited please contact me and I will gladly follow your wishes.

Copyright and all rights therein are maintained by the authors or by other copyright holders. It is understood that all persons copying this information will adhere to the terms and constraints invoked by each author's copyright. These works may not be reposted without the explicit permission of the copyright holder.