Ever walked down the street and thought you saw one thing but looked twice and realized it was actually a completely different thing? You're not alone!

Below, Bored Panda has put together a list of things that look like other things. From a cemetery that looks like a cityscape to a cloud that looks like a breaking wave - all of these optical illusions will make you look twice! Keep on scrolling to check them out and don't forget to vote for your favorites.

#1

The Bottoms Of Old Frying Pans Look Like Planets

The Bottoms Of Old Frying Pans Look Like Planets

Christopher Jonassen Report

John L
Community Member
3 years ago

Looks like my Revere Ware at varying stages of neglect. ;D

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#2

I Took This Photo Of A Reflection In A Puddle And The Gravel Looks Like A Starry Night Sky

I Took This Photo Of A Reflection In A Puddle And The Gravel Looks Like A Starry Night Sky

LucyDreads Report

Amber Ice
Community Member
3 years ago

Both day and night in one picture

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#3

This Lava Pit Looks Like It's Sucking The Souls Of The Damned Into Hell

This Lava Pit Looks Like It's Sucking The Souls Of The Damned Into Hell

hip_hop_opotimus Report

John L
Community Member
3 years ago

This is the perfect scene from "Dante's Inferno" with all the lost souls being sucked into hell.

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#4

The Inside Of This Guitar Looks Like An Apartment I Can't Afford

The Inside Of This Guitar Looks Like An Apartment I Can't Afford

OsamaBinBob Report

Diksha Deshpande
Community Member
3 years ago

It also looks like a guitar I can't afford...

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#5

Frost Of The Roof Of My Car This Morning Looks A Bit Like A View Of The Earth From Space

Frost Of The Roof Of My Car This Morning Looks A Bit Like A View Of The Earth From Space

vmos Report

Anya O
Community Member
3 years ago

Now I know how they get all thise good shots on Planet Earth.....

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#6

This Car Door Looks Like An UFO Above The Forest

This Car Door Looks Like An UFO Above The Forest

Sighma Report

Michel M. Prins
Community Member
3 years ago

Don't wash away this piece of art, please

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#7

The Leg Of This Anteater Looks Like A Panda

The Leg Of This Anteater Looks Like A Panda

wikipedia Report

Caitlyn McCracken
Community Member
3 years ago

I can't unsee it

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#8

Lobster In A Bucket Looks Like A Gigantic Monster On A Metallic Planet, And The Waterdrops Look Like Stars

Lobster In A Bucket Looks Like A Gigantic Monster On A Metallic Planet, And The Waterdrops Look Like Stars

renegadepathfinder Report

Zori the degu
Community Member
3 years ago

Till the last moment I thought it was just a surrealistic art!

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#9

Sunset Reflection Looks Like Demonic Uprising

Sunset Reflection Looks Like Demonic Uprising

PeteLX Report

Emma Gascoyne
Community Member
3 years ago

That isn't actually fire? Oh.

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#10

This Mossy Rock Looks Like A Tropical Island

This Mossy Rock Looks Like A Tropical Island

pilaf Report

John L
Community Member
3 years ago

The Island of Dr. Morrow, in the middle of a frozen Pacific.

LilleMy
Community Member
3 years ago

Dr. Moreau ;)

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Caitlyn McCracken
Community Member
3 years ago

Nice play on perspective

David Vavilovas
Community Member
3 years ago

God, this one is difficult to see as *not* an island in the middle of the Specific Waterplace

Charlotte Brine
Community Member
3 years ago

Lmfao! The specific waterplace?!? I hope to god you mean the pacific ocean!!

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Virgil Blue
Community Member
3 years ago

Is this Micronesia by any chance?

Judh Palcon Domo
Community Member
3 years ago

Thinking of a new island that just came out.

Seong Jin
Community Member
3 years ago

When you're so broke that you vacation on a mossy rock

Wendy
Community Member
3 years ago

Fooled me

Michel M. Prins
Community Member
3 years ago

Nicely shot as well

Al Harris
Community Member
3 years ago

wouldn't buy there lol

Benj
Community Member
3 years ago

Now THAT is fractals at their greatest!

J Browne
Community Member
3 years ago

It is a tiny tropical island to some very little creatures. Which goes to say a tropical island is just a bigger "moss" covered rock :)

Charles Laster
Community Member
3 years ago

What is the law? No spill blood! Are we not men?

pum cal
Community Member
3 years ago

Can someone please make a version of this with a real island using tilt-shift?

Rose Hogue
Community Member
3 years ago

So who shrunk Hawaii?

Samantha Eck
Community Member
3 years ago

This is where the fyre music festival took place

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#11

This Opal Looks Like A Sunset In The Clouds

This Opal Looks Like A Sunset In The Clouds

camdoodlebop Report

Amber Ice
Community Member
3 years ago

I want it

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#12

This Is Not A Caterpillar

This Is Not A Caterpillar

Jose Luis Rodriguez Report

John L
Community Member
3 years ago

They actually ate all of the caterpillars. :D

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#13

Fog That Look Like Ocean Waves

Fog That Look Like Ocean Waves

spicedpumpkins Report

Amber Ice
Community Member
3 years ago

Looks painted!

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#14

The Clouds Were Like A Rolling Ocean Tonight

The Clouds Were Like A Rolling Ocean Tonight

jebleez Report

John L
Community Member
3 years ago

The ocean of clouds is releasing its liquid bounty to the planet below. Nature's poetry in motion. ;D

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#15

My Friend's Picture Of A Fireworks Display Looks Like A Nebula

My Friend's Picture Of A Fireworks Display Looks Like A Nebula

agirlcalledher Report

Virgil Blue
Community Member
3 years ago

"These are the voyages of the starship Enterprise..."

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#16

Our Two Cats Look Like They Were Cross-Stitched Onto The Carrier

Our Two Cats Look Like They Were Cross-Stitched Onto The Carrier

Bombingofdresden Report

Me
Community Member
3 years ago

It would be cool if someone made a bag like this.

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#17

When The Sun Is Directly Overhead In Hawaii, It Looks Like A Bad Video Game Render

When The Sun Is Directly Overhead In Hawaii, It Looks Like A Bad Video Game Render

mike_pants Report

Caitlyn McCracken
Community Member
3 years ago

That one is super cool

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#18

This Is Not A Painting: Namib-Naukluft National Park, Namibia

This Is Not A Painting: Namib-Naukluft National Park, Namibia

spicedpumpkins Report

Flora Polvado
Community Member
3 years ago

I know this is not a painting, but my eyes refuse to see it.

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#19

The View Of A Cemetery From My Tokyo Hotel Window Looks Like A Cityscape

The View Of A Cemetery From My Tokyo Hotel Window Looks Like A Cityscape

Nickchaseme Report

Caitlyn McCracken
Community Member
3 years ago

This is amazing

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#20

A Rock That Looks Like A Ship

A Rock That Looks Like A Ship

dejavont Report

boredhuman
Community Member
3 years ago

USS Rocky

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#21

Ethiopian Welo Opal New Gem Found Looks Like The Ocean In Rock

Ethiopian Welo Opal New Gem Found Looks Like The Ocean In Rock

malleeman Report

Amber Ice
Community Member
3 years ago

That's so beautiful!

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#22

The Reflection Of The Light Inside Makes It Look Like There's A Ufo

The Reflection Of The Light Inside Makes It Look Like There's A Ufo

RealisticCynic Report

John L
Community Member
3 years ago

Even Stephen Spielberg would be hard pressed to do better than this. :D

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#23

This Cloud Looks Like A Breaking Wave

This Cloud Looks Like A Breaking Wave

ErnestPwningway Report

John L
Community Member
3 years ago

It almost makes you look for a surfer shooting the 'pipeline', doesn't it? :D

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#24

This Is Not Concrete. This Is New Delhi

This Is Not Concrete. This Is New Delhi

majorwtf Report

Rosalie Meyer
Community Member
3 years ago

So incredibly sad! Not a single green patch anywhere...

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#25

Old Tree Stump With Grass Growing Over It On The Faroe Islands Kind Of Looks Like A Unicorn

Old Tree Stump With Grass Growing Over It On The Faroe Islands Kind Of Looks Like A Unicorn

reddit.com Report

Amber Ice
Community Member
3 years ago

Are you sure it isn't?

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#26

Looking Out Of A Ruin In Outback Australia. Kind Of Looks Like A Picture Frame On A Wall

Looking Out Of A Ruin In Outback Australia. Kind Of Looks Like A Picture Frame On A Wall

931838413378598 Report

John L
Community Member
3 years ago

Looks like an album cover from Led Zeppelin. ;D

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#27

A Pallet Burned In Such A Way That It Looks Like Different Birds Sitting Next To Each Other And Enjoying The Fire

A Pallet Burned In Such A Way That It Looks Like Different Birds Sitting Next To Each Other And Enjoying The Fire

Bottlez21 Report

Me
Community Member
3 years ago

Are we sure they aren't actually birds?

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#28

Frozen Rock Looks Like The Heart Of An Ice Golem

Frozen Rock Looks Like The Heart Of An Ice Golem

Grattanus Report

Daria B
Community Member
3 years ago

You got the ingredient. Now finally you can go to the blacksmith foe that special super armor you need to defeat that optional boss (which is stronger that the very final boss, btw)

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#29

Photo Of Lizard On Windshield Looks Like Godzilla Is Crushing My Town

Photo Of Lizard On Windshield Looks Like Godzilla Is Crushing My Town

ayobi_wan_kanobi Report

Asia
Community Member
3 years ago

Nice try of a cover-up! We all know the truth...

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#30

The Falling Leaves Covered Up This Stream So Much That It Looks Like Solid Ground At First Glance

The Falling Leaves Covered Up This Stream So Much That It Looks Like Solid Ground At First Glance

TornadoShanx Report

the derp king (Liam)
Community Member
3 years ago

"Hey! A nice new path!" Those were his last words...

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#31

Somehow, He Looks Like We Mounted Him To The Wall

Somehow, He Looks Like We Mounted Him To The Wall

tjones26 Report

Me
Community Member
3 years ago

His expression helps a lot

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#32

Mirage Of Coffee Shop Window Makes It Look Like This Car Sells Pies Out Of The Boot

Mirage Of Coffee Shop Window Makes It Look Like This Car Sells Pies Out Of The Boot

Flynnbojangels Report

Me
Community Member
3 years ago

Come on. don't sell right next to you competitor.

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#33

Looks Like One Of The Buildings Is Draining Energy From The Other

Looks Like One Of The Buildings Is Draining Energy From The Other

Avian81 Report

Asia
Community Member
3 years ago

Nothing unusual. There is a immortal villain inside that building on the right. He has a machine, that accumulates the souls of the people inside the other building... These souls will allow him to stay immortal for another century.

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#34

The Bow Of This Sunken Ship Looks Like A Giant Fish's Mouth

The Bow Of This Sunken Ship Looks Like A Giant Fish's Mouth

JeantheDragon Report

Anna Brown
Community Member
3 years ago

Think it's creepier as a boat!

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#35

I Took A Picture At The Same Time As A Lightning Strike At Night, Looks Like Daytime

I Took A Picture At The Same Time As A Lightning Strike At Night, Looks Like Daytime

KarlMarksman Report

Patrick Bateman
Community Member
3 years ago

Wow! Perfect timing. You'd never know it was night.

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#36

This Log Looks Like An Old Witch

This Log Looks Like An Old Witch

PunNRun Report

Caitlyn McCracken
Community Member
3 years ago

That would scare me all the time

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#37

It Looks Like A Single Stream Of Water Is Falling From The Sky To Feed Yosemite Falls

It Looks Like A Single Stream Of Water Is Falling From The Sky To Feed Yosemite Falls

TheKeyboardist Report

Caitlyn McCracken
Community Member
3 years ago

Natures wonders

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#38

Took This Picture Of An Empty Barn Window, Turned Out Looking Like A Picture On The Wall

Took This Picture Of An Empty Barn Window, Turned Out Looking Like A Picture On The Wall

Statussilver Report

Amber Ice
Community Member
3 years ago

Looks like a HD tv screen

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#39

The Ice On My Windshield Looks Like A Bird Attack

The Ice On My Windshield Looks Like A Bird Attack

zbeg Report

ViolinLover
Community Member
3 years ago

Looks like the keys from Harry Potter!

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#40

This Mushroom In My Yard Looks Just Like A Giant Chocolate Donut

This Mushroom In My Yard Looks Just Like A Giant Chocolate Donut

corrikopat Report

Daria B
Community Member
3 years ago

You wouldn't blame Mario for eating that....

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#41

This Horseradish Root Looks Like A Dinosaur Hand

This Horseradish Root Looks Like A Dinosaur Hand

Shafour Report

Me
Community Member
3 years ago

Ohmigosh I thought you killed some horrible monster

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#42

I Took A Picture Of This Puddle In Geysir National Park In Iceland, And It Looks Like An Aerial View Of A Beach

I Took A Picture Of This Puddle In Geysir National Park In Iceland, And It Looks Like An Aerial View Of A Beach

BrandonHarwood Report

Amber Ice
Community Member
3 years ago

I almost don't believe it isn't

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#43

This Photo I Took Of A Goose Makes It Look Like A 40 Ft Tall Dinosaur

This Photo I Took Of A Goose Makes It Look Like A 40 Ft Tall Dinosaur

ajax_2232 Report

John L
Community Member
3 years ago

Well, they really are dinosaurs, only they have been downsized for practical purposes. ;D

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#44

This Is Not A Video Game Or A Lego Model. This Is A Real Neighborhood In Mexico (san Buenaventura Complex)

This Is Not A Video Game Or A Lego Model. This Is A Real Neighborhood In Mexico (san Buenaventura Complex)

Oscar Ruiz Report

Tiny Dynamine
Community Member
3 years ago

Ugh, soulless.

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#45

This Layer Of Ice Looks Like Cling Film

This Layer Of Ice Looks Like Cling Film

Cog117 Report

Sweep the Leg
Community Member
3 years ago

Oh wow. I thought it was shrink wrap. That's crazy!

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#46

Shrubs Wrapped In Burlap To Protect Them From Winter Weather Look Like Hostages Taking Their Final Pee

Shrubs Wrapped In Burlap To Protect Them From Winter Weather Look Like Hostages Taking Their Final Pee

PhartParty Report

boredhuman
Community Member
3 years ago

ok creepy af.

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#47

This Piece Of Lint On My Window Sill Looks Like A Gun Wielding Soldier Wading Through Water

This Piece Of Lint On My Window Sill Looks Like A Gun Wielding Soldier Wading Through Water

digitalash Report

Amber Ice
Community Member
3 years ago

Even a "ship" in the distance

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#48

Lens Flare In This Photo Looks Like Eric Cartman

Lens Flare In This Photo Looks Like Eric Cartman

Edders19 Report

Amber Ice
Community Member
3 years ago

MUWHAHAHAA! This city is miiine!

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#49

This Rock Looks Like A Grilled Cheese Sandwich

This Rock Looks Like A Grilled Cheese Sandwich

SirEleventy Report

Caitlyn McCracken
Community Member
3 years ago

When you're hungry everything looks delicious

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#50

This Photo Taken In The Algerian Desert Of Sand Covered Snow Looks Like Tiramisu

This Photo Taken In The Algerian Desert Of Sand Covered Snow Looks Like Tiramisu

zakaria14 Report

Janice Foster
Community Member
3 years ago

Oooh yum!

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#51

This Log Looks A Bit Like The Loch Ness Monster

This Log Looks A Bit Like The Loch Ness Monster

Birdie_Num_Num Report

Anna Brown
Community Member
3 years ago

Nessie! 😍

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#52

These Clouds Make The Buildings Look Like They're On Fire

These Clouds Make The Buildings Look Like They're On Fire

No_Legumes_Please Report

Bo de Best
Community Member
3 years ago

I would scare myself to death if I saw my house like this from an distance O.o

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#53

The Way This Wood Split Looks To Me Like A City Skyline

The Way This Wood Split Looks To Me Like A City Skyline

kentdent1 Report

Sara A.
Community Member
3 years ago

Kashyyyk present time in a galaxy far, far away

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#54

Frost On The Roof Of My Car Looks Like An Aerial Shot Of A Forest

Frost On The Roof Of My Car Looks Like An Aerial Shot Of A Forest

tutandgroan Report

Neeraj Jha
Community Member
3 years ago

I thought it's a mat

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#55

This Busted Golf Ball Looks Like It's Comprised Of Meat

This Busted Golf Ball Looks Like It's Comprised Of Meat

guntycankles Report

John L
Community Member
3 years ago

Smoked salmon anyone? ;D

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#56

Trees In My Street Look Like Giant Pineapples

Trees In My Street Look Like Giant Pineapples

notnexus Report

boredhuman
Community Member
3 years ago

we all know who live there.

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#57

Avocado Pit Left Out In The Sun Now Looks Like A Mythical Egg Of Sorts

Avocado Pit Left Out In The Sun Now Looks Like A Mythical Egg Of Sorts

squishysplits Report

Daria B
Community Member
3 years ago

Try hatching it, and you will have your own familiar (a.k.a magical pet ti fight alongside with you)

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#58

Found A Tree Stump That Looks Like A Dragon Skull

Found A Tree Stump That Looks Like A Dragon Skull

Sulkembo Report

Asia
Community Member
3 years ago

So I guess the blood of young virgins did not kept this one going... How about that!

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#59

This Pylon In My Local Park Looks Like Someone Has Extinguished A Giant Cigarette Into The Ground

This Pylon In My Local Park Looks Like Someone Has Extinguished A Giant Cigarette Into The Ground

one-hour-photo Report

Clare McDuff
Community Member
3 years ago

Damn dino goose!!! Nasty habit 😂

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#60

Jellyfish Looks Like It's Floating Through The Cosmos

Jellyfish Looks Like It's Floating Through The Cosmos

bluejaykay801 Report

Bea Hidalgo
Community Member
3 years ago

Oh my god I love this

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#61

This Puddle Reflecting The Sun Looks Like A Portal To Space

This Puddle Reflecting The Sun Looks Like A Portal To Space

ron_swanson_is_real Report

Asia
Community Member
3 years ago

My first thought: eye of an ancient dragon.

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#62

Took A Picture With My Phone Through Binoculars Of The Ocean And It Looks Like A Planet

Took A Picture With My Phone Through Binoculars Of The Ocean And It Looks Like A Planet

jlogicdnb Report

Flora Polvado
Community Member
3 years ago

Jupiter?

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#63

This Cloud Looks Like A Ufo

This Cloud Looks Like A Ufo

Glurt Report

Daria B
Community Member
3 years ago

"They won't notice"

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#64

This Sliced Ham Looks Like It's Out Of Focus

This Sliced Ham Looks Like It's Out Of Focus

MelvinDickpictweet Report

Daria B
Community Member
3 years ago

It's all an illusion. The ham does not exist. Now, give it to me and I'll show you.

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#65

This Weird Mushroom Looks Like A Zombie Hand Reaching Out Of The Ground

This Weird Mushroom Looks Like A Zombie Hand Reaching Out Of The Ground

orimath Report

Matt Drutis
Community Member
3 years ago

Maybe even a squid

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#66

Sunset Looks Like The Apocalypse

Sunset Looks Like The Apocalypse

Goal1 Report

Lalita
Community Member
3 years ago

What a beautiful city! Where is it??

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#67

Strange Dirt Formation On My Car Looks Like People Hanging

Strange Dirt Formation On My Car Looks Like People Hanging