Reflection photography Toronto

Reflection photography and the art of seeing double

There are more than a few people out there who think that reflection-based photography is unimaginative and overplayed, but when done correctly, the results can be just the opposite. Mirrored images often create something akin to a trompe l'oeil effect, which is at once both confusing and delightful as the viewer eventually pieces together precisely what it is that he's looking at. Details or features that might otherwise be overlooked come to fore as we stop and pause over these double-edged images.

Here's a selection of some of the best reflection photos from the blogTO Flickr pool to help pass a bit of time on a lazy Saturday. Enjoy! Lead photo by John Ferri. For more like these, see our previous post on the art of street puddle photography.

ROM

Photo by tomms

Reflection Toronto

Photo by oilenach

TTC

Photo by Jose

Wine glass

Photo by Lemur

Arch

Photo by ThetaState

Building Toronto

Photo by Jentse

Reflection Photo

Photo by Bobcatnorth

CNE Toronto

Photo by Neil Ta

Reflection Toronto

Photo by Fitforeverphotographer

Reflection Toronto

Photo by AtillaSoylu

Reflection Toronto

Photo by Steve

Reflection Toronto

Photo by Grace's clicks

Mirror Photo

Photo by Tom Podolec

Toronto Island

Photo by dstuff9

Skating Toronto

Photo by foodpr0n


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