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This Picture Looks Like A Beach And A Door And It's Stressing People Out

“More things to keep me up at night.”

For the past week this photo of what could either be a door or a beach has kept people guessing.

Is this a door or a beach??? Hahahaha😖🙄

The photo first went viral on Spanish-speaking Twitter through this tweet.

People don't know what to believe. It must be a door, because where is the sun? Where are the clouds?

y’all, is this a beach or a door??? cuz idk what to believe

Some people can see both.

i can see both and it’s bothering me https://t.co/bakKGitJFU

But either way, everyone is super stressed out.

I can see both my head is genuinely fucked https://t.co/lOXCDC0j8o

This shit is bothering me https://t.co/QAYm3XvU4s

MORE things to keep me up at night https://t.co/wXdDhOKnsM

My heads fell off and rolled away https://t.co/GvolteQc60

People are trying to picture it as a door.

@rebeccareilly__ It's clearly a door wym

@rebeccareilly__ Its a door got a handle an everything what's wrong with ye

And as a beach.

So, obviously, we took it upon ourselves to figure out whether the viral image is a door or a beach. To start, this is what the image would look like horizontally. It kind of looks more beachy already.

If you reverse image search the horizontal photo, this is what you'll get. Are you ready?

HomeAway / Beach Breeze-Destin Florida Vacation Beach House Rentals / Via odis.homeaway.com

It's a beach! Below is a photo of Miramar Beach in Florida. It belongs to Beach Breeze-Destin Florida Vacation Beach House Rentals.

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As you can tell, the photo looks quite different from the viral image, because it appears to have been photoshopped.

Facebook: beachbreezevacationrentals / Via http://

The most significant changes to the photo are that it has been darkened, the waves have been edited out, and the sand has been edited too.

Facebook: beachbreezevacationrentals / Via http://

The most significant changes to the photo are that it has been darkened, the waves have been edited out, and the sand has been edited too.

Facebook: beachbreezevacationrentals / Via http://

The most significant changes to the photo are that it has been darkened, the waves have been edited out, and the sand has been edited too.

We put the Miramar Beach photo on top of the viral image to see if we could get them to match up. And, hey presto! It worked.

So, yes, sorry to burst your bubble, but having carefully considered the evidence, we conclude the viral image is that of a beach, photoshopped to look more like a door. Have a good night's sleep.

  1. Out of interest, did you see a beach or a door?

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Out of interest, did you see a beach or a door?
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    A beach
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    A door
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    I saw a door but I'm now Team Beach

Ikran is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

Contact Ikran Dahir at ikran.dahir@buzzfeed.com.

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