how to make a hobbit…

August 23, 2012

Classes begin at Denison on Monday, so I am in those last minute throes of “just what are we going to talk about?” when the students fill the seats. I found a link to this short clip on Daniel Simons google+ blog – a good spot to drop by to find interesting things about psychological science and visual cognition in particular. The clip here is great because (a) it is about The Hobbit (my favorite book) and (b) it shows how filmmakers can play with some of the inherent biases of our visual system to create real neat illusions…


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