15+ Reflections That Will Mess With Your Head

It’s easy to warp or distort a photograph digitally, but snapping a picture that’ll bend your mind without the use of Photoshop isn’t quite so simple. One of the best ways to create surreal pictures naturally is via the use of reflections. They play with your perspective and cause you to think about the image in a totally different way due to the optical illusions they can create.

Take a look at the pictures below to see what we mean. The list includes some of the best optical illusions caused by reflections we could find. Some are funny, others are beautiful, and all are guaranteed to play with your mind. Don’t forget to vote for your favorite!

#1 Reflection Creates A Moon

Reflection Creates A Moon

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#2 I Took This Photo Of A Reflection In A Puddle And The Gravel Looks Like A Starry Night Sky

I Took This Photo Of A Reflection In A Puddle And The Gravel Looks Like A Starry Night Sky

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#3 Hyde Park Is Perfect In Fall

Hyde Park Is Perfect In Fall

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#4 The Reflections On These Pots Lined Up Just Right

The Reflections On These Pots Lined Up Just Right

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#5 To See Flower In Water Drop

To See Flower In Water Drop

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#6 Perfect Tree Reflection

Perfect Tree Reflection

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#7 Prague In A Wine Glass

Prague In A Wine Glass

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#8 Every Time I Think That This Building Is Burning, But It Is A Reflection Of The Sunset

Every Time I Think That This Building Is Burning, But It Is A Reflection Of The Sunset

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#9 The Reflection Of An Identical Car From Window Perfectly Matches

The Reflection Of An Identical Car From Window Perfectly Matches

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#10 The Tapestry Above My Bed Made A Pretty Sweet Reflection In My Coffee This Morning

The Tapestry Above My Bed Made A Pretty Sweet Reflection In My Coffee This Morning

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#11 Walking On Clouds

Walking On Clouds

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#12 Did My Friend Piss His Pants? Nope, It’s Just The Reflection Of The Chairs In The Room

Did My Friend Piss His Pants? Nope, It's Just The Reflection Of The Chairs In The Room

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#13 When Will My Reflection Show Who I Am Inside

When Will My Reflection Show Who I Am Inside

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#14 The Reflection Makes This Chimpanzee Look Like He Is Wearing Her Dress

The Reflection Makes This Chimpanzee Look Like He Is Wearing Her Dress

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#15 Perfect Reflection

Perfect Reflection

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13 Enchanting Tree Tunnels You Need To Walk Through

1. Wisteria Tunnel, Japan

Wisteria Tunnel, Japan

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These gorgeous flowers can be found at the Kawachi Fuji Garden in Kitakyushu, Japan. The best time to walk through the tunnel is late April to mid May.

2. Tunnel of Love, Ukraine

Tunnel of Love, Ukraine

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This railway engulfed in a tunnel of leaves is a Pinterest favorite and a Ukrainian hot spot for lovers. Although it’s undoubtedly romantic, there is an active train that travels through the tunnel three times a day to deliver wood to a factory. Just beware of the train before snapping engagement photos!

3. Cherry Blossom Avenue in Bonn, Germany

Cherry Blossom Avenue in Bonn, Germany

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This surreal trail of cherry blossoms is located in Bonn Germany on Heerstraße street. The flowers bloom in the spring and the sight is an incredibly magical experience.

4. Central Park in NYC, United States

Central Park in NYC, United States

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Known as “The Mall” in Central Park, this beautiful walkway is perfect for an afternoon stroll, any season of the year. It runs from 66th to 72nd street and leads to the Bethesda Terrace. Bring a blanket and a good book!

5. Dark Hedges, Ireland

Dark Hedges, Ireland

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A fantasy-like avenue of beech trees, the Dark Hedges was planted in the 18th century by the Stuart family to impress visitors upon the entrance of their home. The road is known to be haunted by the Grey Lady, who appears at dusk. The HBO show Game of Thrones has also made a special appearance here.

6. Bamboo groves of Arashiyama in Kyoto, Japan

Bamboo groves of Arashiyama in Kyoto, Japan

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Often referred to as the “Bamboo Forest,” this tree-lined path is popular for walks and bicycle rides on a nice day.

7. Oak Alley in Louisiana, United States

Oak Alley in Louisiana, United States

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Zack Frank / shutterstock.com

Located in Vacherie, Louisiana, Oak Alley hosts a row of large trees you just want to run through. The house is rumored to be haunted by spirits and was featured on an episode of Ghost Hunters. Parts of Beyoncé’s video “Deja Vu” was also filmed here.

8. Avenue of the Baobabs, Madagascar

Avenue of the Baobabs, Madagascar

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This alley of striking baobab trees lines the dirt road in the Menabe region of Madagascar and has become one of the most popular spots for tourists in the area.

9. Milton Avenue in Harare, Zimbabwe

Milton Avenue in Harare, Zimbabwe

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Drenched in a sea of purple, Milton Avenue is lined with breathtaking Jacarandas. When in full bloom, the row of trees is almost unbelievable.

10. Rua Gonçalo de Carvalho, Brazil

Rua Gonçalo de Carvalho, Brazil

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Adalberto Cavalcanti Adreani / Flickr: adalberto_ca

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Known as one of the most beautiful streets in the world, Rua Gonçalo de Carvalho is located in Porto Alegre of Brazil and is considered environmental heritage by the city. The striking green against the buildings is a prominent feature of the path, which looks like something out of a storybook.

11. Point Reyes in California, United States

Point Reyes in California, United States

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This California cape is roughly 30 miles from San Francisco and is home to more than 1,500 species of plants and animals. Walking down this road at night seems like something you would see in a horror movie, but it’s beautiful nonetheless.

12. Nakameguro Canal, Japan

Nakameguro Canal, Japan

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You can’t walk through this particular avenue of trees since it’s a canal, but the sight is incredible enough. Located in a small town in Tokyo, Nakameguro draws people from around the world to see the cherry blossoms in bloom during Sakura season.

13. Parque Francisco Alvarado, Costa Rica

Parque Francisco Alvarado, Costa Rica

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This fun park sits in front of the Zarcero church and has been maintained by Evangelisto Blanco since the 1960s.