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psych sensation part 6
depth cues, such as retinal disparity or convergence, that depend on the use of two eyes
a binocular cue for perceiving depth; by comparing images form the two eyeballs, the brain computes distance- the greater the disparity (difference) between the two images, the closer the object
a binocular cue for perceiving depth; the extent to which the eyes converge inward when looking at an object. The greater the inward strain, the closer the object
depth cues, such as interposition and liner perspective, available to either eye alone
a monocular cue for perceiving depth; if one object partially blocks our view of another, it is perceived as closer
a monocular cue for perceiving depth; whereby larger objects are perceived as closer than smaller ones
a monocular cue for perceiving depth; a gradual change from a coarse distinct texture to a fine, indistinct texture signals increasing distance.
a monocular cue for perceiving depth; objects higher in our field of vision are perceived as farther away
a monocular cue for perceiving depth; while you are moving, the nearer the object is, the faster it seems to move
a monocular cue for perceiving depth; the more parallel lines converge, the greater their perceived distance
light and shadow
a monocular cue for perceiving depth; a dimmer object seems farther away
8 monocular cues
the illusion of movement created by presenting visual stimuli in rapid succession; an illusion of movement created when two or more adjacent lights blink n and off in quick succession
perceiving objects as unchanging (having consistent lightness, color, shape, and size) even as illumination and retinal images change
in vision, the ability to adjust to an artificially displaced or even inverted visual field
a mental predisposition to perceive one thing and not another
ESP: telepathy, precognition, etc.
those who study of paranormal phenomena