Optical Illusions

By: Megan Adams

This is an ambiguous picture. Ambiguous images use graphic similarities to interpret between two or more images. These images include multistage perception. That means that they can provide many perceptions with a stable image. The bridge in the picture soon becomes the water, and the spaces between the bridge form into boats. When trying to define an ambiguous figure, you need to use mid-level vision and higher-level vision. Mid-level vision puts basic features into different groups. This helps your brain define edges and sometimes creates a face out of the edges. Higher-level vision is understanding what you are seeing in the image.

Ambiguous figures

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