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The Creepiest "When You See It" Pictures Ever 

Lauren Slocum
Updated November 26, 2019 3.7M votes 385.1k voters 14.6M views 31 items

List Rules Vote up the creepiest when-you-see-it pics; vote down the ones that just aren't that spooky.

What are these pictures all about, you might ask? When you see it, you will know. Do you like scaring yourself silly? Did your childhood include endlessly leafing through the pages of I Spy books? If so, challenge yourself to locate all of the creepy shenanigans going on in these seemingly normal when you see it pictures. It’s as entertaining as it is challenging to spotlight the freakiness in these hidden photos, so get to work!

When You See It meme pics have taken the Internet by storm. If you love a dirty joke as much as you love a good scare, you’ll also want to read through our other List of Photos That Look Dirty (but aren’t). Or if you’re simply a lover of good ol’ optical illusions, check out this list of 50+ Pictures That Will Mess With Your Mind.

But before you head off on your Internet quest when you see it pics, be sure to let us know which photos you found the freakiest by voting up the creepiest when you see it photos below.

1
An Ominous Hallway Leads to Two Bedrooms
An Ominous Hallway Leads... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Creepiest
Photo: flickr/CC0
When you see it: You'll find a set of illuminated eyeballs peering out of the door on the far left.
Did this creep you out?
2
A Well-Lit Sitting Room
A Well-Lit Sitting Room ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Creepiest
Photo: Pinterest
When you see it: You'll see an inquisitive face chillin' under the throw pillow in the left foreground of this photo. Where's the body?!
Did this creep you out?
3
A Girl Poses for a Picture in the Park After Dark
A Girl Poses for a Pictu... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Creepiest
Photo: Pinterest
When you see it: You'll see a mysterious person standing by a pole at the top left of the shot. 
Did this creep you out?
4
Girl in Tank Top Takes a Selfie While Driving
Girl in Tank Top Takes a... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Creepiest
Photo: Wikimedia Commons/CC-BY
When you see it: There's a grown man pressed against the rear window photobombing this girl's driving selfie. Looks dangerous.
Did this creep you out?