Suddenly, we're faced with horrible flashbacks of "The Dress," the black-and-blue, or white-and-gold, outfit that ignited the internet just a few years back.
And now, we have another color debate on our hands.
Twitter user tfildolands shared a photo of her friend's sneaker, polling the internet with questions of the shoe's color. Quickly, the divisive color of the retro Vans sent the internet into a spiral.
To us, the shoe looks gray, with teal laces, teal stripes and a teal bottom. However, many saw the footwear as pink with white laces. Despite the photo being tainted, they were still seeing different colors.
The owner of the shoes quickly settled the debate by posting the original photo of the sneaker, explaining flash just mucked with the color, but that's not stopping it from going viral. Just like the dress, the color you see the sneakers as depends on the lighting you're in:
THE REAL SHOE IS PINK & WHITE OKAY⁉️ The second pic was with flash & darkened, so it looks teal & gray. (depends on what lighting ur in) pic.twitter.com/FlbO3OEEuC
"Without you having to worry about it, your brain figures out what color light is bouncing off the thing your eyes are looking at ... This image, though, hits some kind of perceptual boundary," which explained how we looked at "The Dress" controversy.
Optical illusion photographs
Optical illusion photographs
A terrier dog driving his car on a sunny day in the Jerusalem Forest.
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Golden Eiffel Tower fitting on the cityscape with the real one in the background.
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Cows with one head
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Shadow of a tennis player hitting a tennis ball
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Children using beach sand to cover themselves to give the illusion of a headless person lying on the beach.
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A woman appearing to push large beach ball
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A man's silhouette appearing to hold the moon like a basketball
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A cloud being used as topping for an ice cream cone
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An illusion of a crescent moon serving as a boat's sail
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Optical illusion. This building in Paris, close to the Church of the Sacred Earth, seems to be skew, while in fact it is the green lawn that goes up hill.
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Two grazing donkeys seem to form one two-headed donkey
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A man with a horse's head instead of his own
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Two cyclists on a flat boardwalk
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Optical illusion, man being kicked in the air in Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia, South America
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An illusion of a man throwing an airplane
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