Brilliant Optical Illusion Makes People See Color When They Look at B&W Photos

My Modern Met- by Jessica Stewart - 07/30/2019
When “digital media toolsmith” Øyvind Kolås posted his latest visual experiment to Patreon, little did he know that he’d get the internet buzzing. Kolås seemingly transformed a black and white photograph into full color with a simple trick to fool the eye. By placing an over-saturated color grid over a black and white image, he plays with the concept of color assimilation.