Information along contours and object boundaries.

Abstract

F. Attneave (1954) famously suggested that information along visual contours is concentrated in regions of high magnitude of curvature, rather than being distributed uniformly along the contour. Here the authors give a formal derivation of this claim, yielding an exact expression for information, in C. Shannon's (1948) sense, as a function of contour… (More)

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@article{Feldman2005InformationAC, title={Information along contours and object boundaries.}, author={Jacob Feldman and Manish Singh}, journal={Psychological review}, year={2005}, volume={112 1}, pages={243-52} }