Sunday Morning Illusion

Why is this an Illusion? Well, let’s check Da Vinci’s notebook.

Leonardo's diagram

We can clearly see that the above image is an anamorphic projection as viewed from the d-point. When viewed from another angle, it looks like this.

For those that can’t understand why I brought Da Vinci into this, check out an old post.


Ryan is a professional nerd, teaching engineering in the frozen north. Somewhat less professionally, he is a costumer, author, blacksmith, juggler, gamer, serial enthusiast, and supporter of the Oxford comma. He can be found on twitter and instagram @studentofwhim. If you like what I do here, feel free to leave a tip in my tipjar.

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