These 16 snap-shots capture a perfect moment in time, and No. 15 will leave you awestruck

April 11, 2017 9:48 am Last Updated: April 11, 2017 9:48 am

Photography can sometimes trick and play games with our perception. Here are 16 photos that capture the illusion and irony of that perfect moment.

Photography like no other medium, can capture a snap-shot in time and space. It reveals a new mode of reality, one where the world stands still, frozen inside a picture. By doing so it reveals a world of sublime awe, intricate beauty, as well as provide an optical illusion!

Beyond doubt photography can play tricks on us, or we can use it to play tricks on ourselves. Photography is fun, profound, and wondrous as well; and at just the right moment a photographer can capture the most interesting shot. Here are 16 fascinating photos taken at just the right time, and in just the right place.

1. Passing through the sonic barrier

2. Do not feed the giraffes while on safari.

Credits: pinterest

3. A sublime twister touches down as Hurricane Patricia arrives at Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.

Credits: reddit

4. Remember to put away all your toys when you’re done, Tommy.

Credits: imgur

5. Sonic, the Hedgehog in flight

© Alexey Volkov

6. Feline trapped in a frame

Credits: tumblr/Peter Vidani

7. Impermanence

Credits: GettyImage/Jayson Way

8. Sweet dreams, Snoopy.

Credits: Facebook/Oakoak

9. Feline water fun

Credits: Ashley Vincent

10. A cozy sea bed

Credits: Hans

11. Are those prescription lenses?

Credits: imgur/grimmywelsh

12. Kaleidoscope

Credits: Сhristophe Сorrey

13. Defiance (this one must have been doctored right? I think so.)

Credits: flickr/Simon Larsen

14. Someone you knew from a past life, long ago?


15. Oh, So close!

Credits: imgur/claystation

16. One of these things is not like the other.