Optical Illusion Tutorials

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Written by Steve Patterson. In this Photoshop Effects tutorial, we’re going to create a bit of an optical illusion, filling one photo with many smaller photos, or at least, many copies of a couple of smaller photos. The number of smaller photos you use for this effect is completely up to you. If you view the photo from a distance, you’ll see the larger main photo, and if you view it up close, you’ll see all the smaller photos inside of it. I originally saw this effect used in a job recruitment poster for a well-known restaurant chain, but it also works great with family photos, wedding photos, or just as a fun thing to do with photos of all your friends. Photoshop Tutorials: Fill A Photo With More Photos Photoshop Tutorials: Fill A Photo With More Photos
Soap Sheets | illusions and aesthetics | Optical Illusions Soap Sheets | illusions and aesthetics | Optical Illusions Here’s a new item for our category of soap bubble pictures. The movie shows a science-centre-style demo, not of a bubble, but of a soap sheet. It’s a way of showing patterns like the ones that appear on bubbles, but streaming down a huge sheet. The quality of the movie is not great, so here’s a still photo that shows the effect. I think this was originally a Victorian demonstration, but I don’t have chapter and verse for that.
Optical illusion images, pictures, tutorials and information Go back a couple of centuries and there were no chains of shops or malls. In the high street in the UK you would have found the type of shop you were after by looking out for a sign hanging out. There were signs for pharmacists, tobacconists, pawnbrokers, whatever. Nowadays there’s just one traditional sign still sometimes to be seen – the barber’s pole, as left in the animation. The barber’s sign shows a famous illusion. The cylinder is rotating horizontally, but the stripes look as if they are rising – which would be impossible, unless you had some long pole sliding through the cylinder. Optical illusion images, pictures, tutorials and information
In this tutorial we’ll learn to create three types of optical illusions. Learn how easy it is to fool our brains. You’ll not believe there is no curved lines on the chessboard. Step 1 How to Create a Vector Optical Illusion How to Create a Vector Optical Illusion
How to Create a Moving Image Optical Illusion How to Create a Moving Image Optical Illusion Ever notice how sometimes images can play tricks on you? In today’s tutorial I will demonstrate how to create an optical illusion that appears to move, even though in reality, it is standing still. Let’s get started! Step 1 Create a new document with dimensions set to 1280px by 800px. Step 2