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Perception

Brain takes sensations and interprets them.

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Size constancy

Interprets objects as always being same size

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Brightness constancy

Person perceive brightness same when light conditions change.

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Shape constancy

Person perceives and objects as the same shape when conditions change.

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Figure-ground

Perceive objects or figures existing in background.

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Proximity

Close or nearness of objects

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Similarity

Things that look similar as being part of same group.

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Closure

Incomplete figures

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Continuity

Continuous pattern rather than broken up pattern.

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Contiguity

Common region. Related.

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Depth perception

World as 3D

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Monocular cues

Depth based on one eye

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Relative size

2 objects similar in size cast 1 smaller image to be further away.

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Interposition

Overlap. Block other objects tend to precieve closer.

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Relative height

Precieve objects higher in field vision further away than ones lower.

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Motion parallax

Close objects appear quickly than ones further away slower.

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Texture gradient

Further away less detail.

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Arial

Atmospheric. Further away more hazy it appears

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Accommodate

Thickness of lenses tell distance and depth.

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Linear perc.

Parallel lines converge in distance.

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Light and shadow

Nearby objects reflect light make inch dimmer objects seem further away.

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Binocular cues

Precieve depth with 2 eyes

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Binocular disparity

Images from 2 eyes differ

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Convergence

Closer greater convergence.