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May 2, 2015

Optical Illusions

Optical Illusions

When seeing isn't believing, in this gallery the the wonderful world of optical illusions.

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Security guard jokingly inspects the back of a self-portrait entitled "Mask II" by Australian sculptor Ron Mueck at the Royal Scottish Academy in Edinburgh. David Moir/REUTERS

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A man jumps into the cool water of the Dnipro river in Kiev Konstantin Chernichkin/REUTERS

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German street artist Lorbeer is observed while performing at the Alhondiga Centre on the first day of the Aste Nagusi in Bilbao Vincent West/REUTERS

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Actors pose with gym equipment on what the Guinness World Records bills as the world's largest 3D painting, at Canary Wharf in London. Paul Hackett/Reuters

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Snow is piledup near Fernsehturm television tower on sunny winter day in Berlin. Thomas Peter/REUTERS

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A woman sits with a Great Dane during the first day of the Crufts dog show in Birmingham. Darren Staples/REUTERS

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A man controls a ball during his soccer practice in a public park on a foggy morning in Agartala. Jayanta Dey/REUTERS

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Shoppers are seen at a soon-to-be-opened shopping centre in Singapore's Orchard Road district January 11, 2009. Vivek Prakash/REUTERS

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A visitor looks at a monumental sculpture by artist Robert Therrien in the newly opened Metropolitan Arts Centre in Belfast Cathal McNaughton/REUTERS

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The rear end (L) and head and shoulders of Eurasier dogs Tinu and Uno (R) are seen from behind a tree as their handler (not pictured) holds onto their leads during the launch of the Crufts dog show in Green Park, central London, February 24, 2004. Natasha Marie Brown/Reuters

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People swim at the sea in Havana Alexandre Meneghini/REUTERS

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France's Valbuena is challenged by Belgium's Fellaini and Kompany during their international friendly soccer match at the King Baudouin stadium in Brussels. Yves Herman/REUTERS

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Liu Bolin, a Chinese artist, blends himself into the background in front of a shelf lined with comic books in Caracas. Jorge Silva/REUTERS

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A journalist, wearing slippers to protect the glass floor, stands in the 'Step into the Void' installation during a press visit at the Aiguille du Midi mountain peak above Chamonix, in the French Alps. Robert Pratta/REUTERS

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A radio-controlled Superman plane, flown by designer Otto Dieffenbach, passes the moon during a test flight in San Diego. Mike Blake/REUTERS

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Jonathan Aubrey, 25, a visitor from Britain, stands in between "Mirrors of Invisibility" at the Hong Kong Science Museum. Bobby Yip/REUTERS

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Nissan Motor Co vehicles are parked at the company's factory in Yokosuka. Toru Hanai/REUTERS

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Philadelphia Phillies Francisco reacts after being hit in the head with a pitch in Game 2 of MLB National League Division Series baseball playoffs in Philadelphia. Tim Shaffer/REUTERS

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A waffle van is seen in the Allied Bivouac camp during the bicentennial celebrations for the Battle of Waterloo in Waterloo YVES HERMAN/REUTERS

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