Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Remarkable Illusion

Here's the winner of the Best Visual Illusion 2010, by Koukichi Sugihara. No computer graphics, no video tricks, no hidden mechanisms. Just paper, glue, marbles and a very carefully chosen vantage point. See it on YouTube if this video below doesn't work:

5 comments:

Jonas said...

That's amazing! Extremely well done - and low tech.

Our Man in Abiko said...

You've been at that English wine again, Janne. Very nice.

Anonymous said...

here's an article on it:

http://www.nature.com/news/2010/100511/full/news.2010.233.html

Janne Morén said...

Hadn't seen the Nature coverage - thanks.

Jon Allen said...

very clever