Some articles on empty shape, empty, shape:
... "After image on empty shape" effect is related also to a class of effects related to contrast effect ... In this effect, an empty (white) shape is presented on a colored background for several seconds ... to the original background is perceived within the shape ...
Famous quotes containing the words shape and/or empty:
“Man is not merely the sum of his masks. Behind the shifting face of personality is a hard nugget of self, a genetic gift.... The self is malleable but elastic, snapping back to its original shape like a rubber band. Mental illness is no myth, as some have claimed. It is a disturbance in our sense of possession of a stable inner self that survives its personae.”
—Camille Paglia (b. 1947)
“Poetry is either something that lives like fire inside youlike music to the musician or Marxism to the Communistor else it is nothing, an empty formalized bore around which pedants can endlessly drone their notes and explanations.”
—F. Scott Fitzgerald (18961940)