George Redhawk creates mesmerizing GIFs that captures how the rest of us fail to see the world

GIFs provide constant entertainment for a virtual sphere that quickly digests information. The most shared ones capture pop cultural moments, creating a treasure trove of hilarity on a never-ending loop. But the GIFs of George Redhawk take a much different direction. In creating his pieces, Redhawk—who is legally blind—wants to create a different visual experience, one that more closely resembles the way he sees the world.

“Back in 2010 I made the discovery that if I morph a photo to itself, i could create strange movements in the final result,” Redhawk wrote in an email. “It took a long time to understand and gain control of the movements but it gave birth to what is now being called The RedHawk Effect.”

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