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    Is it normal for the eyes to go red for two seconds, then return to normal?
    I haven't done anything to agitate them, don't have any allergies, yet my eyes went red for two seconds, then back to normal.
    I nearly got a picture, but once I got my camera up, they were back to normal.
    WHAT ON EARTH HAPPENED?!
    I caught my reflection in the mirror then ran to get the camera, and I explained the rest.
    Please help!
    Freaking out here!!!!!!
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    VAMPIRE!! Get the garlic!!

    joking aside it could have been a massive rush of blood to your eyes maybe?
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    (Original post by Nunchuck-master-2334)
    I caught my reflection in the mirror then ran to get the camera, and I explained the rest.
    Please help!
    Freaking out here!!!!!!
    You answered your own question !

    You most probably caught a reflection of light striking your retina in the mirror when your eye pupils were fully dilated.

    This is exactly the same effect as red-eye in photographs under subdued lighting, for which the flash is used briefly to cause the pupil to close before taking the image.

    There is nothing wrong with you, but If you are still worried, then do see an optician. I'm convinced they will give you the same explanation.

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red-eye_effect

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    Same thing happened again under different lighting conditions.
    Still creeping me out.
    Did a test to find out what was going on, and it said one of the options was something I thought was unlikely, yet makes sense with another test I did.
    Apparently I am possessed!
    Don't believe it, but it makes sense.
    What do you guys think?
    Vlad83
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    (Original post by Nunchuck-master-2334)
    Same thing happened again under different lighting conditions.
    Still creeping me out.
    Did a test to find out what was going on, and it said one of the options was something I thought was unlikely, yet makes sense with another test I did.
    Apparently I am possessed!
    Don't believe it, but it makes sense.
    What do you guys think?
    Vlad83
    Eat lots of garlic and carry a cross around your neck at all times. A hammer and wooden stake is also useful, but you may be stopped by the police for possession with intent.
 
 
 
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