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World's Biggest Virtual Wave Crashes Against Glass In Optical Illusion


A giant virtual wave crashes against a glass box in South Korea as pedestrians pass below it. The epic art installation has been programmed into the world's biggest outdoor high-definition screen in Seoul, reports the Evening Standard. Described as an "anamorphic illusion", the realistic virtual wave appears once every hour on the 80-meters wide by 20-meters tall screen.

An anamorphic illusion is one where the viewer has to stand at a particular angle to properly see an image that otherwise appears distorted. In this case, the giant optical illusion shows a wave surging and crashing against a glass box ...


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