Fantastic Optical Illusions
More Than 150 Deceptive Images and Visual Tricks
By Gianni A. Sarcone (Author), Marie-Jo Waeber (Author)
Can you trust what you see? Of course you can’t, and that’s what makes these optical illusions so much fun! Created by the experts at the award-winning Archimedes-lab.org, this book is sure to amaze and astound. It includes a range of the best and most interesting visual tricks: ambiguous and impossible figures; hidden objects; color and brightness effects; misperceptions of length, size, and shape; illusory moving patterns, and image paradoxes. In addition to the astounding images, you’ll learn the secrets of how each type works.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR(S)
Gianni Sarcone and Marie-Jo Waeber are cofounders of Archimedes’ Laboratory, an Italian-based training and consulting network of game designers. They invent, create, and develop interactive thinking games and optical illusions. Gianni Sarcone and Marie-Jo Waeber are also regular authors of recreational columns for newspapers and magazines featuring visual puzzles and math brainteasers. They frequently travel around Europe to hold workshops and share their knowledge at cultural and educational events for both adults and children.