Test Your Eyesight: Do You See Albert Einstein or Marilyn Monroe?

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PLANO, TX --  The picture seems simple, at first look. But, could an image of Marilyn Monroe and Albert Einstein reveal some insight about your sight?

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Well, chances are, if you see Monroe in the image, then you might want to get your eyes checked!

The picture is actually a hybrid; a blurry image of Monroe is behind an outline of Einstein. A picture creating a buzz online reminds us of the “is this dress black and blue or gold and white.”

Local optometrist, Albert Pang, says the face you see, all depends on how your eyes focus on an image.

“Naturally when you have 20/20 vision you pick up detail, and the detail overrides the blue,” says Pang. “However, if you have poor eyesight you see the blurry image of Marilyn Monroe.”

Keep in mind, the eye doc says your vision also depends on the size of the picture.

Okay, so this picture isn`t a definite way to measure your eye site. But, if you're the only one in the room seeing Marilyn Monroe. It Might not be a bad idea to pay a visit to the optometrist.