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Double-Take Inducing Images of Skewed Perspective

Double-Take Inducing Images of Skewed Perspective

With just a little bit of creative or even unintentional camera angles, stuff can start to look like other stuff. Here are some real life optical illusions that might have your brain doing some double
Real Life Optical Illusions and Double-Takery

Real Life Optical Illusions and Double-Takery

Your brain is doing it's best to keep up with all the information your eyes throw at it, but sometimes things don't make sense. With some weird perspective, you can confuse yourself into thinking
Confusing Images of Abundant Double-Takery

Confusing Images of Abundant Double-Takery

Perspective can be a real deceitful mistress. Messing around with your line of sight can lead to some interestingly eye-confounding images that your brain won't know what to do with. There's
Eye-Defying Pictures That Seem Too Unrealistic To Not Be Photoshopped (79 Images)

Eye-Defying Pictures That Seem Too Unrealistic To Not Be Photoshopped (79 Images)

Whether it's just unusual, has a confusing forced perspective, or so well timed it just doesn't make sense, here are images that are complete double-take fuel. Sometimes something looks so impossible
Double-Take Inducing Photos of Strange Perspective

Double-Take Inducing Photos of Strange Perspective

Try as they might, eyes aren't perfect and they can be manipulated with confusing images and forced perspective. Get the wrong angle and stuff can look like its floating, the wrong size, or even like
Eye-Defying Photos of Weird Perspective

Eye-Defying Photos of Weird Perspective

This world is full of double-take-worthy moments of strange perspective. Your eyes do a great job most of the time, but sometimes they don't exactly agree with your brain over what's going on. Bodies
25 Brain-Bending Pics of Warped Perspective

25 Brain-Bending Pics of Warped Perspective

Nothing is exactly as it seems. Stuff blending into other stuff, stuff looking out of proportion, and other stuff that just seems...wrong. Navigating the off-ness, is like push-ups for your eyes. If
14 Perspective-Melting Pics To Make Your Mind A Confused Puddle

14 Perspective-Melting Pics To Make Your Mind A Confused Puddle

A double-take is practically guaranteed with this bizarre collection of images...

Sunday Reading: Women of the Year

Revisit pieces about the empowerment of women from The New Yorker’s archives, by Margaret Talbot, Sheelah Kolhatkar, Jia Tolentino, and more.

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Revisit pieces about feuds and rivalries from The New Yorker’s archives, by Jill Lepore, John McPhee, Dick Cavett, and more.

Sunday Reading: Childhood

Revisit pieces about childhood from The New Yorker’s archives, by Margaret Talbot, Nick Paumgarten, and more.
When You Realize the Concert Crowd is a Cotton Harvester at Night

When You Realize the Concert Crowd is a Cotton Harvester at Night

The photo even fooled Google's machine learning, image analyzer