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Snowden, Thompson and Troscianko: Basic Vision (revised edition)

Chapter 08

Baby vision and face perception

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GK3ebhSmC4A&feature=related

A short film about how babies see and how they see faces. Includes “Fanz-like” experiments and very cute babies… aaaahhhh.

Visual Cliff

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4OelrPzpQ6Q

Some experiments using the visual cliff in babies.

Prism and goggles

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ntU3ZtU23D4

A lovely demonstration of the recalibration of the visual system after seeing through a prism for some time.