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Sometimes what we think we see is not what is really there. We trust our eyes, but are they really telling us the truth?
I thought I'd share some illusions with you. I like these ones because they relate to colour, and we all know how important colour is in photography.
What colours do you see above?
Fuschia/Pink, Green & Blue, right? Actually no. The green and the blue that you see are actually the exact same colour. I opened it up in Photoshop, and it's true. Here's a close up:
This image is by Akiyoshi Kitaoka, more visual illusions like this one can be seen here.
Yellow and Blue Squares:
Look at the image on the left. How many blue squares do you see? Now look at the cube on the right, how many yellow squares do you see? I see 4 blue and 7 yellow, how about you?
Well what if I told you that the blue and yellow squares were all actually the same colour?
Grey. Have another look:
Want to see more about the illusion above? Watch this video on YouTube you'll enjoy it! The video explains the illusion above and has a few more very interesting ones.
And finally, this is really cool! Check it out:
Image Above from opticalillusions.co.uk
For more colour illusions check out: colourlovers.com and opticalillusions.co.uk
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