Can you find the... um...er... I forgot how many! But there are some differences in the reflected (right-side) picture, that's for sure.

Who's the FGITW now?

enter image description here (engraving credit: John Tenniel

“When I use a word, it means just what I choose it to mean—neither more, nor less.” -- Humpty Dumpty

My first reflection puzzle: The effect of living backwards

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    $\begingroup$ Since the image is a perfect mirror, one can flip it in image editing software and calculate the differences. To make this more difficult, you could apply a slight distortion filter to the image :) $\endgroup$ Commented Apr 3, 2018 at 3:06
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    $\begingroup$ @R.M Certainly! But would that be faster? The last one got 4 answers in the span of 20 seconds, or so it was said. $\endgroup$
    – Chowzen
    Commented Apr 3, 2018 at 3:18
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    $\begingroup$ Yes, of course. I found all the differences using photoshop in less than a minute, which is something I wouldn't be able to do manually. I didn't post because I thought that's cheating. $\endgroup$ Commented Apr 3, 2018 at 3:23
  • $\begingroup$ As with the first puzzle, please add the source/reference for the image to the question. $\endgroup$
    – user41531
    Commented Apr 3, 2018 at 11:30

3 Answers 3


enter image description here horse head
chimny on house
symbol on goat?'s hat
glasses on goat flipped
signature not flipped
egg missing
cup says jam
eyes in kite are shiny
shine on kite changes

  • $\begingroup$ ☑ for you, but no secret imaginary bonus points as you did not properly identify the "thing" on the sheep's hat. (Don't be discouraged, no one else seemed to recognize it either.) $\endgroup$
    – Chowzen
    Commented Apr 3, 2018 at 12:12
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    $\begingroup$ @Chowzen it's the puzzling.stackexchange.com logo $\endgroup$
    – Ivo
    Commented Apr 3, 2018 at 12:48
  • $\begingroup$ Heh, I assumed it was part of the drawing :) $\endgroup$
    – user47403
    Commented Apr 3, 2018 at 14:05

Adding to puzzledPig's answer..

The signature on the bottom left/right was not flipped.
The eyes on the crest/shield/whatever it is hanging on the table is slightly different
The sheep's glasses' lenses are not flipped


I'll start with a few:

The sheep's hat has a symbol on the right, but not the left.
The rocking horse in the top row of the window (left-hand side of the right image) is reflected wrong.
The house in the top row of the window (right-hand side of the right image) has a chimney in the right image, but not the left.


There is one fewer can (?) on the table on the right-hand side.


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