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Shady Optical Illusion 2: Crazy Diamonds [Video]

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Shady Optical Illusion 2: Crazy Diamonds [Video]. It doesn`t seem like much of a trick, but this simple optical illusion is actually pretty mind bending.
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the_phantom
Male, 18-29, Eastern US
 509 Posts
Sunday, December 6, 2009 1:10:08 PM
the secret is that all the diamonds are the same color with progressive shading as it gets closer to the bottom. This way each row appears darker than the lower one because of the contrast.

its fun being smart :D


Batmanners
Male, 18-29, Canada
 4012 Posts
Sunday, December 6, 2009 7:01:02 AM
Real, I can tell by the pixels.

How though, I have no clue...here brain have some LSD and figure it out.

...

FAKE I can tell by the purple unicorns riding goatmen.


wyo
Male, 18-29, Midwest US
 97 Posts
Sunday, December 6, 2009 1:40:46 AM
I think it has to do with the contrast of the white parts at the top. Either that or really quick marker skills. Like ninjas/2nd graders.

porkstein
Male, 13-17, Europe
 5 Posts
Sunday, December 6, 2009 1:17:17 AM
"How is that an illusion? Are the diamonds supposed to look different from one another? They're just colored with a gradient from bottom to top. I was waiting for him to rotate the moving diamond and have it fit in upside down. That would be an illusion."

Couldn`t have said it better myself.


adilicious
Female, 13-17, Western US
 377 Posts
Saturday, December 5, 2009 9:57:52 PM
It's just because the contrasting at the top and bottom and the fading in the individual diamonds.

still cool though, before you look closely.


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