Category Archives: Optical illusions


I looked at a picture painted white with a dot White, with that black dot and I thought Why bother painting that black dot in the middle With the white all around it, makes it so little Just a little … Continue reading

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Apple Playing with Perspectives

I love optical illusions, and Apple has recently released ‘Perspective’, which is a short film using optical illusions and typography to present the values of “creative” innovation associated with its brand.  This is the text in the short video: “Here’s … Continue reading

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Crazy Circle Illusion

Don’t trust your eyes. This is another optical illusion showing that your brain prefer consistency before accuracy.

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Felice Varini Brings Optical Illusions Up to Another Level

Felice Varini is a Swiss artist who was nominated for the 2000/2001 Marcel Duchamp Prize, known for his geometric perspective-localized paintings in rooms and other spaces, using projector-stencil techniques. Felice paints on architectural and urban spaces, such as buildings, walls and streets. The paintings … Continue reading

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Bertrand Russel’s Theory of Knowledge

  Is the color green a property of the grass, the photon, or the detector? Bertrand Russels mind bending argument in full: i) If naive realism is true, then things are what they seem, and we can study how things … Continue reading

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Supercool 3D Optical Illusion

Just another proof that you just can’t trust your eyes.

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OkGo Illusion Video

Amazing music video crammed with optical illusions, showing that our perception of reality can both be an an objective one and a subjective one – and sometimes both at the same time. And sometimes we can’t tell which is which. I can’t … Continue reading

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