Wait, so is this optical illusion straight or curved?

Who doesn't love a good optical illusion? Whether you're into rotating horses or topsy-turvy celebrities (both of which we've seen recently), there's something for everyone in the wacky and wonderful world of mind-benders.

Today's perplexing find is all about geometric shapes and colours. At first glance, it looks as though this example features many rows of curved and angular lines, but the closer you look, you soon realise that each line's curviness is dependent on what colour background it's on. And if you solve this brain-boggler and fancy delving deep into some more illusions, then make sure you check out our round-up of our favourite optical illusions

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Amelia Bamsey
Staff Writer

Amelia is Creative Bloq’s Staff Writer. After completing a degree in Popular Music and a Master’s in Song Writing, Amelia began designing posters, logos, album covers and websites for musicians. She now enjoys covering a range of topics on Creative Bloq, including posters, optical illusions, logos (she's a particular fan of logo Easter eggs), gaming and illustration. In her free time, she relishes in the likes of art (especially the Pre-Raphaelites), photography and literature. Amelia prides herself on her unorthodox creative methods, her Animal Crossing island and her extensive music library.