Going, going, gone: localizing abrupt offsets of moving objects.

Abstract

When a moving object abruptly disappears, this profoundly influences its localization by the visual system. In Experiment 1, 2 aligned objects moved across the screen, and 1 of them abruptly disappeared. Observers reported seeing the objects misaligned at the time of the offset, with the continuing object leading. Experiment 2 showed that the perceived… (More)
DOI: 10.1037/a0012317

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@article{Maus2009GoingGG, title={Going, going, gone: localizing abrupt offsets of moving objects.}, author={Gerrit W. Maus and Romi Nijhawan}, journal={Journal of experimental psychology. Human perception and performance}, year={2009}, volume={35 3}, pages={611-26} }