This 19th Century Devils Bridge Uses It’s Reflection to Form a Perfect Circle



At first glance, it looks as though nature has created a perfect circle that frames the gorgeous landscape of Germany’s Kromlauer Park.

Mike Mareen / Shuttertstock
Mike Mareen / Shuttertstock

But look a little longer and you’ll realize that this stunning sight is the result of a clever optical illusion.

Lukasz Stefanski / Shutterstock
Lukasz Stefanski / Shutterstock

An archedbridge called Rakotzbrücke, or devil’s bridge, is responsible for fooling your eye.

Dirk Förster
Dirk Förster

With its fantastic panoramic views, Rakotzbrücke is a popular place for bridge photography.

Henning Herrmann
Henning Herrmann

You too can visit this locale, but beware: walking on this bridge is prohibited in order to preserve it for generations to come.

A.Landgraf
A.Landgraf

It was constructed in 1860 with a grand optical illusion in mind. When the bridge is reflected into the water, it, it makes a perfect circle.

Lukasz Stefanski / Shutterstock
Lukasz Stefanski / Shutterstock

Source

What's Your Reaction?

lol lol
0
lol
Sad Sad
0
Sad
Cute Cute
0
Cute
Geeky Geeky
0
Geeky
Love Love
0
Love
Happy Happy
0
Happy
OMG OMG
0
OMG
Funny Funny
0
Funny
Like Like
1
Like
[fbcomments] 

This 19th Century Devils Bridge Uses It’s Reflection to Form a Perfect Circle

log in

Login to our community!
Don't have an account?
sign up

reset password

Back to
log in

sign up

Become a part of our community!

Captcha!
Back to
log in
Choose A Format
Personality quiz
Series of questions that intends to reveal something about the personality
Trivia quiz
Series of questions with right and wrong answers that intends to check knowledge
Poll
Voting to make decisions or determine opinions
Story
Formatted Text with Embeds and Visuals
List
The Classic Internet Listicles
Open List
Open List
Ranked List
Ranked List
Meme
Upload your own images to make custom memes
Video
Youtube, Vimeo or Vine Embeds
Audio
Soundcloud or Mixcloud Embeds
Image
Photo or GIF