Welcome to the pareidolia pictures page. If you've read the information on the main pareidolia page you'll know that pareidolia is the perception of an ambiguous and random stimulus as significant.
This enduring human tendency is essentially an illusion or misperception, whereby something distinctly recognizable, such as a face, is seen in all kinds of places. The aim of this page is to showcase the best examples of this.
Please let me know which picture is your favorite via the facebook comments box at the bottom of the page.
(A huge thanks to whoever originally posted these great pictures online.)
Aug 23, 17 10:00 AM
Issue 1 of The Journal of Neuropsychiatry, Neuropsychology, and Behavioral Neurology was published. In his introductory statement, editor-in-Chief Michael Taylor stated that 'neuropsychiatry, neuropsy…
Aug 22, 17 10:00 AM
Floyd Henry Allport was born. Renowned as a distinguished theorist and innovative researcher, Allport is widely considered to be the first psychologist to systematically study group processes and soci…
Aug 21, 17 10:00 AM
Milton Theaman was born. Renowned for his unceasing commitment to promoting the social usefulness of psychology, Theaman was an influential writer and speaker on issues relating to professional accoun…