Failure to detect changes to attended objects in motion pictures

  title={Failure to detect changes to attended objects in motion pictures},
  author={Daniel T. Levin and Daniel J. Simons},
  journal={Psychonomic Bulletin \& Review},
Our intuition that we richly represent the visual details of our environment is illusory. When viewing a scene, we seem to use detailed representations of object properties and interobject relations to achieve a sense of continuity across views. Yet, several recent studies show that human observers fail to detect changes to objects and object properties when localized retinal information signaling a change is masked or eliminated (e.g., by eye movements). However, these studies changed… Expand

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