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How is an Image Formed?

There are two types of image:


Real images are formed on the screen.
 


 

 

Virtual images are formed behind the screen and cannot be caught on a screen.
 

 

Virtual images are formed by convex mirrors and concave lenses.
 


 

Differences between Real and Virtual Images

Real Image

Virtual Image

Real image can be got on the screen. Virtual image can be only seen by the eye, but cannot be caught on the screen.
The rays of light after reflection meet at a point. The rays of light after reflection appear to meet at a point.
Real image is always inverted. This image may be laterally inverted, but is always erect.




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