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introduction to the study of colour vision

by John Herbert Parsons

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Published by University Press, G. P. Putnam"s Sons in Cambridge [Eng.], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Color vision

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    Bibliographical foot-notes.

    Statementby J. Herbert Parsons.
    SeriesThe Cambridge psychological library
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP481 .P3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 308 p.
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6585246M
    LC Control Number16006054
    OCLC/WorldCa3692351

    Originally published in Dutch in , this introduction to the. scientific study of color stimuli and sensation begins with a discussion of. color, light, and physiology. It surveys brightness, luminance, the color. triangle, color space, the CIE system, colorimetry, visual inspections of. color samples, and defects in color vision. Color vision is best known by humans’ perception of it. It creates an aspect of vision that cannot be appreciated by any other means. But it is an illusion of reality that comes from the interaction of millions of neurons within the darkness of our skull projecting us into a multicolored universe, which would otherwise remain unknown.

    Book Description. This book provides an overview of the application of color theory concepts to digital media and visualization. It highlights specific color concepts like color harmony and shows how to apply the concept with case study examples and usage of actual online and mobile color . Color Vision. Normal-sighted individuals have three different types of cones that mediate color vision. Each of these cone types is maximally sensitive to a slightly different wavelength of light. According to the trichromatic theory of color vision, shown in Figure 1, all colors in the spectrum can be produced by combining red, green, and blue.

    About the Author. Theo van Leeuwen is Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Technology, Sydney. He is author of An Introduction to Social Semiotics (), Reading Images (second edition, ) with Gunther Kress, and The Language of New Media Design () with Radan Martinec, all published by by: Colour Vision, Philosophical Issues About Colour#Vision Byrne, Alex Alex Byrne MIT, Massachusetts, USA Hilbert, David R. David R. Hilbert University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois, USA The primary issues concern whether objects have colours, and what sorts of properties the colours are. Some philosophers hold that nothing is coloured, othersFile Size: 27KB.


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