These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That You’ll Never Trust What You See Again.

Sometimes our brains want us to believe and see things that aren’t really there. Take a look at these 40 optical illusions that will really mess with your brain.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouCornsweet Illusion. These squares look like two different colors, right? They are actually the same color. Hold your finger over the line that separates the two shapes and you’ll see the change.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouThe Ponzo Illusion. These 3 cars look like different sizes, right?

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That You

They are actually the same size. Our brains judge size based off of it’s perceived distance.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouThese dots looks like they are changing color and orbiting the middle, right? But focus on just one single dot… they don’t change color or rotate at all.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouState at the blinking green dot for a few seconds and then see what happens to the yellow dots. Believe it or not, the yellow dots never actually disappear.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouSimilar to the example above, stare at the cross and watch the blank spot.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouWhat appears to be a large 3D globe…

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That Youis actually completely flat.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouWhich orange circle looks bigger?

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouThey are actually the same size. This is called the Ebbinghaus illusion that shows when an object is surrounded by larger objects, it makes it appear larger.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouStare at the yellow dot and then move your head closed to the screen and the rings will begin rotating.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouHard to believe, but squares A and B are actually the same shade of grey.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouHere’s the proof. Since B is in the same shade of the green cylinder, our brain believes its a lighter shade of grey.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouLook at this picture for 30 seconds and then look at the picture below.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouThat was your eyes trying to regain composure.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouThis is called the “Ames Room” illusion. It distorts your depth perception and is created by slanting the back wall of the room towards the camera and the ceiling downwards.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouThink these yellow and blue blocks are moving one after another?

Nope. When the black bars are removed, you’ll see that they’re always parallel.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouSlowly move your head towards the image and the light will get brighter and vice-versa. This is called the dynamic-gradien affect.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouStare at the center of the colored version, then wait for it to change to black and white. Instead of seeing black and white, your brain fills it with what it thinks it should be seeing.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouEven though some dots appear black, they are actually all white.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouHere you can see animation just by used a black card.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouSee how these dinosaurs eyes appear to be following you. This is called the “hollow face illusion”. This works because our brains perceive objects differently when we recognize them as faces.

These images are not animated or moving at all. They appear to be moving because of the geometrical shapes, brightness and colors.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouSame as this one.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouAnd another.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouPhotographers layer multiple images on top of each other to create two-faced portraits.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouWhich way is this train going? Are you sure?

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouYou can control which way the middle dancer spins by looking at the left or right dancer.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouHere 3D art looks impossible.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That You

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That You

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouThis is actually an image of two people kissing, not someones face.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That You

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That You

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouThe photo on the right appears to lean more towards the right. In reality, they are the exact same images.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouEven though these lines appear to be sloping, they are actually parallel to one another.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouThese circles appear to be overlapping. They are actually perfectly round and don’t touch each other at all.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That You

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouCross your eyes and you should recognize this face.

These 33 Optical Illusions Will Mess With Your Brain So Bad, That YouStare at this lady’s nose for 10 seconds and then blink rapidly. You should see her appear in full color.

Source: Distractify

It’s pretty awesome what our brain thinks is going on and what’s really going on with these illusions. Imagine how many things we see on a daily basis that aren’t as they appear.

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