Social media users are revealing the VERY unusual places they have seen ‘faces’ on inanimate objects
Have you ever felt like you’re being watched? Social media users share the hilarious ‘faces’ they’ve seen in inanimate objects – from a bagel to a snow-covered car
- Social media users from all over the world are sharing images of faces in objects
- Bizarre images include faces in bagels, wood, butter and a washing machine
- Sharably collected images of the psychological phenomenon in online gallery
Have you ever had that weird feeling of being watched? Well, you are not alone.
Pareidolia is where the mind “ envisions the perception of a pattern or meaning where it doesn’t really exist, ” according to the World English Dictionary, and social media users seem to see it everywhere.
In a hilarious online gallery curated by Divisible, internet users from all over the world shared their pareidolia snaps after noticing several ‘faces’ in inanimate objects.
Items include freshly baked bread, a pepper that appears to be in pain and a septic tank similar to Rafiki from The Lion King.
Here, FEMAIL reveals just some of the hilarious examples of common items that appear to have a human face.
Why so gloomy? This user, from an unknown location, shared a very sad looking eggplant, spotted on a food shopping trip
Rafiki, is that you? An internet user, from an unknown location, shared a photo of their septic tank, which looked just like a character from the Disney cartoon, The Lion King
Don’t enjoy the weather! This car, parked in an unknown location, looked miserable after the snow made it seem like it had a gloomy face
I always watch! This herb plant, which stood in an unfamiliar place on the windowsill, seemed to be staring into the distance
Happy to be here! An internet user, from an unknown location, shared a photo of a bagel that appeared to be over the moon
I don’t feel peppy today! This user, from an unknown location, saw a troubled-looking pepper while cooking his dinner
Wild! This user, from an unknown location, shared a photo of what looked like a lion’s face on a wooden table
One Too Many Spins! This internet user, from an unknown location, shared a photo of his sick-looking washing machine
Do you see the second elephant? This user, from an unknown location, shared a photo of what appears to be a baby elephant in the water
Don’t let me disturb you! This internet user, from an unknown location, shared a photo of her sleepy-looking bowl of butter
This US internet user shared a photo of a loaf of bread in a supermarket bakery that appeared to have a face
Smoking! An internet user, from an unknown location, saw what looked like a face in the sky in Mariposa County, California