Toward a Theory of Perspective Perception in Pictures

Aaron Hertzmann

In an upcoming paper, I propose a new approach to understanding how human vision interprets 3D shape in realistic pictures, integrating ideas from human vision science, art history, and computational photography. This theory suggests new ways to think about how pictures work, and how we can make them.


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