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People share the VERY creepy pictures they have come across

Fright in sight! Optical illusion snaps reveal innocent scenes that look terrifying – from an alien-like potato to a ‘ghost’ made of icicles

  • People have shared eerie pictures in a gallery collated by US website Travlerz  
  • Includes snap of spider nest on a tent and creepy pictures of algae in the sea
  • One picture shows a disturbing ghost-like figure made of icicles on AC unit

From icicles that formed a ghostly-looking figure to water bottle lids that created the creepy illusion of sinister men with their shadow, these everyday situations unexpectedly escalated into something terrifying.  

People have shared the creepiest pictures they’ve ever come across on the US-based website Travlerz, and you would need nerves of steel not to feel uncomfortable at the sight of these snaps.

One shows the tentacles of a sprouting potato spreading in the corner of a kitchen like an alien being, while unsettling scene reveals a nest of spiders spreading over a camping tent. 

Another picture reveals the algae that hide below the sea surface, eerily spreading around blissfully unware swimmers.  

People have shared the creepiest pictures they’ve ever come across on the US-based website Travlerz. In this eerie snap, icicles growing over an AC unit forms a ghost-like figure 

The aliens have finally landed! This is not the sight that you want to come home to in your kitchen but luckily it was just a potato sprouting out of control in France

The aliens have finally landed! This is not the sight that you want to come home to in your kitchen but luckily it was just a potato sprouting out of control in France 

Double trouble! These two water bottles projected haunting shadows resembling grinning men on the wall behind them

Double trouble! These two water bottles projected haunting shadows resembling grinning men on the wall behind them 

Coming to get you! The surfers and swimmers enjoying the waves in Monterey Bay take a moment as they see the eerie way in which seaweed spread below the surface

Coming to get you! The surfers and swimmers enjoying the waves in Monterey Bay take a moment as they see the eerie way in which seaweed spread below the surface 

Baaaah! This picture shows a flock of sheep taken at night They eyes glinting in the night makes for unsettling viewing

Baaaah! This picture shows a flock of sheep taken at night They eyes glinting in the night makes for unsettling viewing 

Not a sight we'd want to come home to! One person caught the scary shadow of a spider hiding in their lamp

Not a sight we’d want to come home to! One person caught the scary shadow of a spider hiding in their lamp 

Slated for a fright! The face created on this roof in with tiles and glass is rather unsettling when you look up. It is actually a popular attraction, called the Eyes of Sibiu, in Transylvania

Slated for a fright! The face created on this roof in with tiles and glass is rather unsettling when you look up. It is actually a popular attraction, called the Eyes of Sibiu, in Transylvania 

Someone call Alfred Hitchcock! Hundreds of thousands of starlings migrating across the region covered the skies of Rome

Someone call Alfred Hitchcock! Hundreds of thousands of starlings migrating across the region covered the skies of Rome

Don't fancy jumping in! This picture shows a group of divers hovering around what looks like a bottomless underwater well. It is fact the Nemo 33 in Belgium, the deepest indoor swimming pool in the world at the time the picture was taken

Don’t fancy jumping in! This picture shows a group of divers hovering around what looks like a bottomless underwater well. It is fact the Nemo 33 in Belgium, the deepest indoor swimming pool in the world at the time the picture was taken 

Anyone for the loo? These terrifying toilets are locate at the bottom of dirty stairs, next to rusting heater

Anyone for the loo? These terrifying toilets are locate at the bottom of dirty stairs, next to rusting heater 

Let's hope they got their foot out in time! Disturbed shoppers in Indonesia saw this flip-flop stuck at they took the escalator

Let’s hope they got their foot out in time! Disturbed shoppers in Indonesia saw this flip-flop stuck at they took the escalator 

You have to be very brave to take these stairs in the Taihang Mountains of China, which only hold to the cliff thanks to two small steely ledges

You have to be very brave to take these stairs in the Taihang Mountains of China, which only hold to the cliff thanks to two small steely ledges  

There is something unsettling about this Brazilian bird called the Harpy Eagle and its inquisitive gaze and the way his head is cocked to the left

There is something unsettling about this Brazilian bird called the Harpy Eagle and its inquisitive gaze and the way his head is cocked to the left  

Not so happy campers! Vacationers look on as a nest of spiders crawls and spread all over their tent

Not so happy campers! Vacationers look on as a nest of spiders crawls and spread all over their tent 

It is natural for reptiles to shed, but this intact shell of a snake's head makes for a haunting sight

It is natural for reptiles to shed, but this intact shell of a snake’s head makes for a haunting sight  

This picture only shows dead flowers, but something about how the petals gather make them look like skulls

This picture only shows dead flowers, but something about how the petals gather make them look like skulls 

Feeling lightheaded? This fish from the deep sea has a thin layer of skin on its head which  reveals the insides of its head

Feeling lightheaded? This fish from the deep sea has a thin layer of skin on its head which  reveals the insides of its head

That truly would be a hell of a ride! Dozens of bees have decided to make this bike seat in The Netherlands their nest

That truly would be a hell of a ride! Dozens of bees have decided to make this bike seat in The Netherlands their nest

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