Sometimes the human brain gets confused with the illusions at a first glance. Below we have 15 optical illusions which will appear something else if you keep staring continued. Have a look at them below!

1. Giant 3D globe

It seems like a giant 3D globe, but it’s different in actual. It’s completely flat instead.

Giant 3D globe1

Giant 3D globe2

2. Rotating pink rings

Stare at the yellow dot and move your head closer towards the screen. You’ll notice that the pink rings will be rotating.

Rotating pink rings

3. Squares

These squares seem to be of different color, but in fact, these are the same exact color. You do not believe? Then, hold your finger over the boundary between the two shapes and see the change.


4. Which circle is bigger?

Which orange circle do you think is bigger? Second one? You guessed it wrong! Surprisingly, they’re the same size.

circle 1

circle 2

5. Move your head

Move your head slowly towards image and the light in the middle will get brighter. And if you move your head away, the light will become weaker.

Move your head

6. White or black?

In reality, all the dots on this image are white, however, some appear to be black.

White or black

7. Two faced portrait

Photographers are able to create amazing two faced portraits by layering multiple images on top of each other.

Two faced portrait

8. Is it a face mask?

This looks like a face mask, but if you look closer, it’s actually an image of two people kissing – not a single person’s face.

Is it a face mask

Mask of Love, © 2013, Gianni A. Sarcone,

9. 3 attractive women

In the first image, they look like 3 attractive women, but in the second image, you’ll see a very different picture which is not attractive at all.

3 attractive women1

3 attractive women2

10. Leaning Tower of Pisa

The photograph of the Leaning Tower of Pisa on the right appears to lean more to the right. In reality, they’re identical photographs and the towers are parallel.

Leaning Tower of Pisa

11. Sloping horizontal lines

These horizontal lines appear to be sloping, but if you look long enough, you’ll see that they’re parallel to one another.

Sloping horizontal lines

12. Overlapping circles

These overlapping circles are actually perfectly round.

overlapping circles

overlapping circles 2

13. Mirror Illusion

Simple yet cool, isn’t it?

Mirror Illusion

14. Flathead Lake

The water in Flathead Lake is so clear that it appears very shallow but in reality, it is 370 feet deep.

Flathead Lake

15. 3D painted room

This 3D painted room seems so scary. Only the brave one could dare to walk on it.

3D painted room

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