http://www.ted.com Beau Lotto's color games puzzle your vision, but they also spotlight what you can't normally see: how your brain works. This fun, first-hand look at your own versatile sense of sight reveals how evolution tints your perception of what's really out there.
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Is it just me or did he just take like 19 minutes to explain what anybody with vision already knows. Of course colors influence other colors and the level of light plays into it as well. TED talks are getting worse and worse.
You may think his shirt is unbuttoned quite a bit, but when you include the context of his shirt only having 3 buttons, you'll realize that what you perceived to be reality was simply just a limitation of your senses.
well, a guy gives us a talk about optical illusions then says in his first demonstration about the colored circles "OK, so 3 even splits". Uh dude.... there wasn't 3 even slips. Most of the people chose the grey. And very few chose the green. Yet he fools himself by saying roughly about the same amount of people chose the different colors
I'm not saying he's been tweaked & awake for a day or two -he just looks, sounds & acts like he has. SLOW DOWN please. I had to keep pausing or repeating certain bits to see what everyone else was seeing. FINALLY I played it at .75. WORKS!!
A POINTER would go a long way in directing viewers to exactly which bits objects he's referring to.
the experiment at 5:30 doesn't work for me, even after stopping the video and doing calmly for a minute, the image i see then is the exact same i've saw at start, no changes.. yea, i'm different! :D (all the others works "fine")
Having check the spectrum of the dots on the board ( (0;30 ) even the gary dots on the white board are a lighter colour 48485d on black and 535067 on white , clearly showing the two board are light differently, so you cheated !
The red and green panels don' train your brain to see another color, he's incorrect. It's a chemical change occurring on the retina, where the red receptors are desensitized through oversaturation, and so with the green on the left. It doesn't become your new normal, as it really has nothing to do with the brain. I leaned this decades ago.
stockholm is a tiny place. implement this in america which is rougly 50000x larger and you get issues very quickly. when our 1 country is almost as large as all of europe, well of course we will produce a large percentage of the worlds pollution. its like saying "breaking news, russia makes up a large percentage of snow covered land." a bigger bowl can hold more water essentially.
But, we don't see through our eyes...they are just lenses that pass light to the brain. How can we possibly know what is real? If it's just light at different frequencies, then what we actually see is the 'illusion of life'....mind blown.
we get it our eyes are stupid and can be easily tricked. This video has made me feel like a failure. Thanks a lot Beau. I am truly traumatised by this video. Not from the fact that my eyes were constantly scammed throughout the video, but the fact that your shirt was not buttoned. COVER YOUR CHEST. BUTTON YOUR SHIRT, NOW!!! the only illusion is this video is the fact that you have no chest hair.
The cross-modality stuff (visual to auditory) is absurd crap. AUDITORY is TEMPORAL, whereas the visual scene is essentially static in time...NOTHING in common. You can't translate one modality to another, without mind altering drugs at least. No one with a normally functioning brain "sees" sounds or hears colors...anymore than you can reasonably describe a taste as "magenta".
Its wrong to say there is no inherent meaning in information. The info is real and created by god or a distortion from it.
The world is real. All these illusions only show we simply watch our memory. So the memory edits things a wee bit.
Our senses send the true info into the memory. Our soul only sees the world by observation of the memory.
however the memory preety much gets the real world right. only edited for trivial reasons.
Interesting. I paint and do work using a lot of colors, and I had no problem in the first test. The grays still looked like a different shade, but the colors seemed obvious. I wonder if that's something that can be sorta trained into you.
The fact that you are disturbed the way he wears his shirt tells us more about you than
this brilliant neuroscientist. One wonders how censorious you would be at a fashion show where
women wear the most beautiful and alluring new designs. Are you disturbed by looking at the top of your upper torso or just that of other men?
Evolution? Lol. An intelligent person learns by hearing, not by seeing. He talks about laws, but he doesn't talk about who made those laws. His presentation is saturated with an underlying theme of atheism.
This guy sounds like one of those crazy priests praising his god in weird ways tbh. I mean, I know all this, so what he's saying, how he's saying it moreover, sounds weird and gibberish from the way I understand it.
Haha in that panther image, the black and white version is completely clipped and the color version isn't. So it makes his statement about it pointless. That has mostly to with being unable to tell two clipped black subjects apart from each other. I desaturated the color version myself to make sure.
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