Incredible animal photographs taken at just the right moment will make you do a double take
A great photograph is all about timing and these impressive images are a testament to that. From a butterfly calmly sitting on the end of a puppy’s nose to a parrot covering a woman’s face and creating a stunning optical illusion, these pictures taken from around the world and collated by Bored Panda show how photos that go wrong can still end up perfect.
It doesn’t get much cuter than a butterfly calmly sitting on the end of a gleeful puppy’s nose.
These pictures shared online don’t show what they were meant to, but they are all the better for it. Like this woman who tried to take a selfie with her dog but created an optical illusion instead.
A girls-only photograph taken to celebrate a birthday is ruined when an eager dog jumps up just at the right moment so that he can be included.
A butterfly appears to have the head of an elderly woman after she walked passed a man’s shoulder at just the right moment.
A grumpy cat seems to only have their head stuck in the ground in this photograph, but the rest of the feline’s body is actually just resting on a different level of pavement.
A woman was left giggling after she matched her reflection on the TV to where her cat’s head was sticking out on top of the device.
Impressive! A friendly parrot covers a woman’s face and creates a stunning optical illusion in this photograph, which was included in the Bored Panda gallery.
Social media users suggested this snap was creepy and said the angle of the woman’s arm in this photo made it seem like it wasn’t her own.
Fooled us! In this photo, it appears this man has very tiny arms. In reality, he’s standing just a few feet in front of someone wearing a similar shirt.
Oops! This cat appeared to get its head stuck in a cardboard box, while leaving its body outside. However, the picture actually shows two different felines.
Talk about playing ruff! This image showed the exact moment disaster was about to strike ahead of a dog biting a cat’s tail.
Matching pair! This dog appeared to be obsessed with a light after noting the lampshade was very similar to the cone around his head.
In this impressive photograph, a chicken covers half of a man’s face to create an incredible optical illusion.
This pet owner was left in hysterics after trying to take a nice picture with her cat, only for the feline to then vomit.
This woman appeared to have the face of a dog, when she accidentally created by leaning back on her seat just as her pet moved his head forward.