optical illusions

Can you find the face in this image? At first glance, this appears to be a panoramic photo of a mountain range and ruins. It is a stunning picture, regardless, with the rock formations in the foreground and deep blue sky above. When you turn the image on its side, however, the mountain range becomes the enormous profile of what looks like a manís face, with a prominent nose and chin and with its eyes closed. It is very clear, angled this way. The face appears to be slightly smiling (perhaps it is smiling at the famous face on Mars).

The Face On Earth

The Face On Earth

Take a look at this picture of some ancient ruins...
Notice anything unusual about the mountains?

When you tilt the picture, you suddenly see a huge face
Doesn't this remind you a little of the Face on Mars?

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