Public Perceptions

  title={Public Perceptions},
  author={B. Pinna and L. Spillmann and R. Gregory},
  pages={1501 - 1508}
  • B. Pinna, L. Spillmann, +1 author R. Gregory
  • Published 2002
  • Perception
  • A new type of floating motion effect is illustrated in figure 1 (see over). It demonstrates that a pattern without any directional bias may elicit floating motion, likely because of figure ^ ground segregation (Spillmann and Pinna 2000). In figure 1 (top), a central array of solid black squares, each surrounded by a grey boundary, is presented within a larger surround of empty circles. The two regions are separated by a thin square frame. Under these conditions, the central array is perceived… CONTINUE READING

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