Measuring visual clutter.

@article{Rosenholtz2007MeasuringVC,
  title={Measuring visual clutter.},
  author={Ruth Rosenholtz and Yuanzhen Li and Lisa Nakano},
  journal={Journal of vision},
  year={2007},
  volume={7 2},
  pages={17.1-22}
}
Visual clutter concerns designers of user interfaces and information visualizations. This should not surprise visual perception researchers because excess and/or disorganized display items can cause crowding, masking, decreased recognition performance due to occlusion, greater difficulty at both segmenting a scene and performing visual search, and so on… CONTINUE READING