[ By SA Rogers in Art & Drawing & Digital. ]
If there’s one thing all these illusions can show you, it’s that you can’t trust your own brain. It’ll blot out peripheral colors right before your eyes to help you focus on a fixed point, turn static images into animations and completely fool you about the colors and shapes you’re looking at.
Troxler’s Effect: Colors Disappear When You Stare
Stare at the image for about half a minute without moving your eyes and...