Sick illusion

Sick Illusion

If you pull this into Photoshop, you can check the colors. The “blue’ and “green” are actually the same. In the RGB format, the way we perceive colors is affected by the surrounding colors. If you pull out the other colors and leave only the blue/green, you’ll see what we mean.

Sort of trippy.

Desaturated
Written by Connor Livingston

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#1
ignacio alcocer cordero
September 12th, 2011 at 3:22 pm

i like sick illusions…

 
 
#2
Sean Robertson
September 13th, 2011 at 3:55 am

I’m a graphic designer and I’ve got to admit I’m totally freaked out about that.  Nuts!! ;-)

 
 
#3
NeoDra
September 14th, 2011 at 8:56 am

i felt a little bit dizzy when i saw the picture…

 
 
#4
Gueston
September 15th, 2011 at 6:39 pm

You don’t need any fancy software to check that, specially the expensive Photoshop.
You can use Firefox’s Colorzilla plugin: http://www.colorzilla.com

 

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