At first glance this looks like a stunning image of a massive asteroid colliding with a beautiful alien waterworld:
Obviously, it’s not. I’m neither in space nor close enough to a crazy-distant planet to capture such a unique event. So what is it? It is, of course, taken here on Earth, under rather common circumstances. The subject matter is so simple that I guarantee there’s not a person on Earth who can figure out what it is. It’s not a painting or any sort of art, though.
So, who cares to guess what this is actually a photo of? Click below for the answer.
Answer: It’s sunlight refracting through a water bottle on my desk. Oh, and I took it using my iPhone (regular camera app).