10 Cool Transparent Screen Tricks

Ah transparency! It's not just the word du jour at the White House. Transparent screens can be great decorating tools when done correctly. The trick involves taking a photograph of what's exactly behind your computer monitor and then using that image as your desktop wallpaper. The optical illusion can make office spaces feel larger, plus it allows your décor sensibilities to move throughout the room uninterrupted by a big blank screen.

Thanks to Flickr user W00kie, we came upon a gallery forum dedicated to transparent screens. As we flipped through 163 examples of this rad trompe l'oeil, we found 10 that we thought best exemplified the untouched interior design possibilities of the transparent screen.

Have you ever tried a transparent screen?