Subject: Re: OT A New Optical Illusion Was Just Discovered, And It's Breaking Our Brains
| Not sure about these sort of things does this also mean that if looking at
a photograph, we'll see distorted lines when they aren't distorted ?
It doesn't sound very scientific to me. Since when
are there "underlying mechanisms" for curve and
corner perception? Depth perception, to render 3-D
vision, depends on the play of light. I don't see any
need to make up new mechanisms to explain that
The links are broken on that page. The scientist
seems to be legitimate, but seems to specialize
in "is-it-a-vase-or-is-it-a-face" research. At least
my taxes are not funding this one.