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Unformatted text preview: the original stimulus Sensory adaptation Visual Perception Major topics= organization & interpretation Gestalt psychology o Strong tendency to perceive forms (Gestalts) 3 groups of principles o 1. Form o 2. Depth o 3. Constancies Perception of form Rorschach inkblot 1) Figure-ground segregation reversibility 2) Closure- viewers tend to supply missing elements to close or complete a familiar figure 3) Continuity- viewers tend to see elements in ways that produce smooth continuation 4) Proximity- elements that are close to one another tend to be grouped together 5) Simplicity- viewers tend to organize elemetns in the simplest way possible...
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- Spring '08