How the heck can this picture be a real photo without any Photoshop?S

You're not looking at a digital painting or a photo that's been manipulated with Photoshop or some sort of hyper real painting here, you're looking at a real photograph taken with a real camera. No Photoshopping at all. Hard to believe, right?

How did the photographer, Patrick on Flickr, pull off this delirium-inducing image? Quite simply actually, he just used a sheet of glass with water droplets on it. Seriously, take a look at his photo set up:

How the heck can this picture be a real photo without any Photoshop?

Those little water droplets made the one bowl of M&M's underneath the glass look like a hundred different floating orbs of color. He can get so many different "Photoshopped looking" photos from that set up:

How the heck can this picture be a real photo without any Photoshop?S

How the heck can this picture be a real photo without any Photoshop?S

The photo, which was recently spotted by The Awesomer, proves that you don't always need Photoshop to trick the mind, the mind will easily trick itself.


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