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17 Realistic Optical Illusions

Edited By: Natalia Jones
 Don’t trust your eyes! These mind-bending photos aren’t as bizarre as they seem at first, but they will mislead you. From an Ancient Roman motherboard to a deceptively deadly curb and a giant skateboard, all 17 of these photos show something or someone in a way that will bamboozle your brain.

1. This isn't an aerial view of the ruins of an ancient culture, but a VERY dusty computer motherboard

photos optical illusions dusty motherboard

2. UFO alert? Not quite, someone just forgot to turn off the ceiling lights in a room before taking a photo and the glass reflected them

photos optical illusions lamps

3. This big girl literally dwarfs her surroundings

photos optical illusions big girl

4. Is this the reflection of a cloudy sky in an opal, or just a very pretty gem?

photos optical illusions opal

5. Is this a baby or a man? Well, look closer and you'll see it's actually both

photos optical illusions baby man

6. Now that's an exceptionally tall bus, isn't it?

photos optical illusions tall bus

7. This giant boy says hi to all the tiny tourists that came to visit his toy castle

photos optical illusions giant boy

8. "Honey, the cat has been awfully still. He's been sitting on the table like this for hours" 

photos optical illusions cat bag

9. A black sock comes very 'handy' when you need to take a photo where your hand looks like your foot

photos optical illusions hand foot

10. This is the largest skateboard we've ever seen! Wait a minute...

photos optical illusions skateboard car

11. Now, this concert looks like fun! Too bad it's not a concert, but a cotton field at night

photos optical illusions cotton field

12. What a fun family vacation!

photos optical illusions family vacation

13. The invisibility feature on this car seems to have malfunctioned in the bumper area

photos optical illusions bumper

14. A selfie of a man with no abdomen and his family

photos optical illusions a man with no abdomen

15. A glass box near a building

photos optical illusions glass box

16. It's a graffiti trap! Don't try to walk through this wall

photos optical illusions graffiti

17. A deceptively-dangerous car ride

photos optical illusions curb
Source: acidcow
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