The growing eye: an autofocus system that works on very poor images

@article{Schaeffel1999TheGE,
  title={The growing eye: an autofocus system that works on very poor images},
  author={Frank Schaeffel and Sigrid Diether},
  journal={Vision Research},
  year={1999},
  volume={39},
  pages={1585-1589}
}
It is unknown which retinal image features are analyzed to control axial eye growth and refractive development. On the other hand, identification of these features is fundamental for the understanding of visually acquired refractive errors. Cyclopleged chicks were individually kept in the center of a drum with only one viewing distance possible. Defocusing spectacle lenses were used to stimulate the retina with defined defocus of similar magnitude but different sign. If spatial frequency… CONTINUE READING

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