Lecture_9-8 - Perceptual Constancies 1. Why I like...

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Perceptual Constancies 1. Why I like illusions 2. Size Constancy Geometric Illusions Moon Illusion - Adjacency effect Forced Perspective 3. Shape Constancy 4. Brightness Constancy 5. Color Constancy ~ Tilt constancy Show for fun Get involved in research - 199 Student services, Tolman 3rd foor bSpace Chat room (section changes) 86 did Cog Lab (-: Announcements
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Why I like Illusions. .. Why I like Illusions. .. They are cool. .. Old and new examples a b c d A possible proof of God’s existence. What is the name of this illusion?
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Mind Sights by Roger Shepard Mind Sights by Roger Shepard
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Simultaneous Brightness Contrast The two by the green (or red) arrows are the same. Color Illusion
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Color Illusion The other reason I like illusions 1. The reveal hidden assumptions about the way we process information. “Can it be that illusions arise from information processing mechanisms that under normal circumstances make the world easier to comprehend?” Richard Gregory 2. Functionalism What is this point of view called?
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Many illusions can be accounted for by reference to perceptual constancies .
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This note was uploaded on 11/26/2010 for the course PSYCH 120 taught by Professor Hald during the Fall '09 term at University of California, Berkeley.

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Lecture_9-8 - Perceptual Constancies 1. Why I like...

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