Strange-Face-in-the-Mirror Illusion

@article{Caputo2010StrangeFaceintheMirrorI,
  title={Strange-Face-in-the-Mirror Illusion},
  author={Giovanni B Caputo},
  journal={Perception},
  year={2010},
  volume={39},
  pages={1007 - 1008}
}
  • Giovanni B Caputo
  • Published 2010
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Perception
  • I describe a visual illusion which occurs when an observer sees his/her image reflected in a mirror in a dimly lit room. This illusion can be easily experienced and replicated as the details of the setting (in particular the room illumination) are not critical. These observations were made in a quiet room dimly lit by a 25 W incandescent light. The lamp was placed on the floor behind the observer so that it was not visible either directly or in the mirror. A relatively large mirror (0.5 mT0.5 m… CONTINUE READING
    33 Citations
    Strange-face illusions during inter-subjective gazing
    • 12
    Visual Perception during Mirror-Gazing at One's Own Face in Patients with Depression
    • 5
    • PDF
    Archetypal-Imaging and Mirror-Gazing
    • 12
    • PDF
    Strange-face illusions during eye-to-eye gazing in dyads: specific effects on derealization, depersonalization and dissociative identity
    • Giovanni B Caputo
    • Psychology, Medicine
    • Journal of trauma & dissociation : the official journal of the International Society for the Study of Dissociation
    • 2019
    • 5
    The ‘not-so-strange’ body in the mirror: A principal components analysis of direct and mirror self-observation
    • 7
    • Highly Influenced
    • PDF
    Dissociation and hallucinations in dyads engaged through interpersonal gazing
    • 10
    Strange-face-in-the-mirror illusion and schizotypy during adolescence.
    • 13
    • PDF
    Visual perception and dissociation during Mirror Gazing Test in patients with anorexia nervosa: a preliminary study
    • 1
    • PDF

    References

    SHOWING 1-7 OF 7 REFERENCES
    The Multiple-Faces Phenomenon: Some Investigative Studies
    • 1
    Mounoud, A Vinter (Paris: Delachaux et Niestlë) pp 77 ^ 110 ß 2010 a Pion publication
    • 2010
    Ego function of early imitation
    • 23
    `̀ Ego function of early imitation'', in The Imitative Mind Eds A N Meltzoff,W
    • 2002
    Miroir, images, espaces'', in La Reconnaissance de son Image chez l'Enfant et l
    • Delachaux et Niestle¨) pp 77^110 ß 2010 a Pion publication
    • 1981
    Margaret Thatcher: A New Illusion
    • 606
    • PDF
    `̀ Margaret Thatcher: a new illusion'' Perception
    • Wade N J,
    • 1980