Ever noticed how pavement appears to shimmer on a hot day? That’s because light is distorted as it passes through different air densities. So how does it apply to photography?
In the 1850s, German physicist August Toepler invented a photography technique that allows you to capture this mind-bending effect in a photo.
This is the exact expression I get on my face when people step into my personal space or touch me when they talk to me.