27 Feb '15, 4pm

Join @camerondaigle on a journey to help explain brain twisting, color-shifting fashion.

Join @camerondaigle on a journey to help explain brain twisting, color-shifting fashion.

Last night, a mysterious dress appeared on Tumblr that caused everyone on the internet to lose their minds. Then, everyone on the internet decided to colorsplain the situation. This is one of those. Friends, this is a case of where your brain is perceiving the light source. The reason this picture is causing so much confusion is that the light source ON the dress is unclear. The background behind the dress is blown out, overexposed fluorescent light, while the light ON the dress is one of two things. Lie down for a second on the nearest comfy couch and let's talk. If you see the dress as gold and white Your brain is seeing the dress as gold and white because your brain is seeing the dress as in shadow, i.e. there is not light on the viewer's side of the dress. At this point, a hastily-drawn Photoshop image should explain things: So the bluish tint of the dress is interpret...

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