Single photo looks like four


This is photographer Bela Borsodi's cover for VLP's album Terrain. It's a single image of very carefully positioned objects seen at a very specific angle. Below, see a revealing photo and "making of" video.




  1. I have that lamp!  Still working, although quite buzzy and with very loud clicking switches.  It’s old enough to have a fluorescent starter that’s controlled by how long you hold down the button.

  2. This photo is a good metaphor for how our brains rationalize disparate information and reduce cognitive dissonance in order to form a coherent model of the world that may have nothing to do with reality.

  3. Check out Bernard Voita – he was doing similar stuff 15 years ago – mostly black and white so the effect is a bit harder to process – but well worth a look: and

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