Faculty of Health

Deakin Optometry

Rotating snake illusion

Most observers see the illusion easily when reading text with the illusion figure in the periphery. Motion is consistently perceived in a dark-to-light direction. The shading in the image combined with the continuous random movement in our eyes, generate the movement illusions.

rotating snakes illusion

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17th June 2011