Illusory drifting within a window that moves across a flickering background

Stuart Anstis, Sae Kaneko

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Abstract

When a striped disk moves across a flickering background, the stripes paradoxically seem to move faster than the disk itself. We attribute this new illusion to reverse-phi motion, which slows down the disk rim but does not affect the stripes.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)585-588
Number of pages4
Journali-Perception
Volume5
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014

Keywords

  • Illusion
  • Motion
  • Position-shift
  • Reverse-phi

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Experimental and Cognitive Psychology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Sensory Systems
  • Artificial Intelligence

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