Optical illusions from all over the world

Optical illusions from all over the world

Categories: Exhibition

Why do we love optical illusions so much? Maybe on a subconscious level we like to deceive ourselves? Many people get a lot of pleasure from such eye-deceiving paintings and sculptures, and besides, it is an excellent source for creating unforgettable photos! In any case, optical illusions are worth the time to devote to them. Let's take a look at the most interesting ones.

Optical illusions from all over the world

Optical illusions from all over the world

A woman poses in front of a 3D painting at an exhibition in Guiyang, China. (Reuters photo)

Optical illusions from all over the world

A security guard at the Royal Academy of Art inspects the back side of a sculpture by Australian master Ron Mueck called "Mask II", not even suspecting how funny it looks from the outside. (Reuters / David Moir)

Optical illusions from all over the world

The guy jumps into the waters of the Dnieper in Kiev. (Reuters / Konstantin Chernichkin)

Optical illusions from all over the world

Spectators and soldiers watch the cricket match between Sri Lanka and India from the walls of the fort, which stands behind the territory of the cricket field. (Reuters / Andrew Caballero-Reynolds)

Optical illusions from all over the world

Simon Ammann from Switzerland and Martin Koch from Austria descend from the ski jump after training in Oslo on March 1, 2011. (Reuters / Petr Josek)

Optical illusions from all over the world

Shahid Afridi from Pakistan is outraged, standing in front of Shivrani Chanderpaul of the West Indies team, in the cricket semi-final in Dhaka. (Reuters / Adnan Abidi)

Optical illusions from all over the world

German street artist Johan Lorbir during his performance "Tarzan. Standing still life" in Bilbao. (Reuters / Vincent West)

Optical illusions from all over the world

Visitors to the Auckland Art Gallery are reflected in the mirrors of an installation by Luc Peire called "Environment 3". (Reuters / Stefan Wermuth)

Optical illusions from all over the world

Artist Liu Bolin during his installation with vegetables on supermarket shelves in Beijing. (Reuters / China Daily)

Optical illusions from all over the world

Actors pose with sports equipment at the world's largest 3D drawing in London. (Reuters / Paul Hackett)

Optical illusions from all over the world

Snowdrifts at the Berlin TV tower. (Reuters / Thomas Peter)

Optical illusions from all over the world

The forward of the Cleveland Cavaliers team Tristan Thompson successfully threw the ball into the basket, "losing his head." (Reuters / Bob Donnan)

Optical illusions from all over the world

This family clearly knows how to pose with 3D paintings. The photo was taken at an exhibition in Hangzhou. (Reuters / Carlos Barria)

Optical illusions from all over the world

Continuing the theme of successful reflections… The photo was taken on the territory of the Biryusa Forum, on the banks of the Yenisei River in Krasnoyarsk. (Reuters / Ilya Naymushin)

Optical illusions from all over the world

Silvia Miteva from Bulgaria performs with a ball at the London Olympics. (Reuters / Marcelo Del Pozo)

Optical illusions from all over the world

The coordinator of the Legoland project, Stefan Bentivoglio, is just correcting some details in a toy town installed in a Singapore hotel. (Reuters / Edgar Su)

Optical illusions from all over the world

Sculptures by Robert Therrien at the Center for Contemporary Art in Belfast. (Reuters / Cathal McNaughton)

Optical illusions from all over the world

The full moon has joined the Olympic rings under Tower Bridge in London. (Reuters / Luke MacGregor)

Optical illusions from all over the world

What a long dog in London's Green Park! (Reuters / Natasha-Marie Brown)

Optical illusions from all over the world

The man-dog!

Optical illusions from all over the world

A very successful advertising poster and flooded streets of Budapest after the flood of the Danube River. (Reuters / Laszlo Balogh)

Optical illusions from all over the world

Frenchman Mathieu Valbuena (right) and Belgians Marouane Fellaini (left) and Vincent Kompany in a very good angle during the match in Brussels. (Reuters / Yves Herman)

Optical illusions from all over the world

A man holds the hand of the idol of the elephant god Ganesh during the immersion ceremony in the Hussein Sagar Lake at the Ganesh Chaturthi Festival in Hyderabad. (Reuters / Krishnendu Halder)

Optical illusions from all over the world

Exhibition of Optical Illusions in St. Petersburg. This Ames room is designed with a distorted perspective in mind to confuse the viewer's sense of scale. (Reuters / Alexander Demianchuk)

Optical illusions from all over the world

Girls pose at an installation by Argentine artist Leonardo Ehrlich called "Dalston House" in London. The house is painted on the ground, and there are mirrors above it, in which the illusion is created that you are sitting on the window of the house. (Reuters / Luke MacGregor)

Optical illusions from all over the world

A radio-controlled airplane in the form of Superman on the background of the moon during a test flight in San Diego. (Reuters / Mike Blake)

Optical illusions from all over the world

Nine-day-old female giraffe Hera (in front) walks past two-day-old male Hermes in the zoo enclosure in Rapperswil, Switzerland. (Reuters / Christian Hartmann)

Optical illusions from all over the world

People walk out of the doors of a cardboard car during a street party in Madrid. (Reuters / Susana Vera)

Optical illusions from all over the world

Ben Francisco of the Philadelphia Phillies after being hit in the head by a ball at a baseball game in Philadelphia. (Reuters / Tim Shaffer)

Keywords: Illusion | Foreshortening | Light

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