Identity-specific face adaptation effects: evidence for abstractive face representations.

@article{Hole2011IdentityspecificFA,
  title={Identity-specific face adaptation effects: evidence for abstractive face representations.},
  author={Graham J. Hole},
  journal={Cognition},
  year={2011},
  volume={119 2},
  pages={216-28}
}
The effects of selective adaptation on familiar face perception were examined. After prolonged exposure to photographs of a celebrity, participants saw a series of ambiguous morphs that were varying mixtures between the face of that person and a different celebrity. Participants judged fewer of the morphs to resemble the celebrity to which they had been… CONTINUE READING