The confetti illusion

Keywords: Color illusion, Color assimilation, Color contrast, Munker illusion, Additive color mixing

Abstract

The Munker illusion, which produces two apparently different hues from a base color, can be extended to multiple apparent colors. By having foreground stripes in more than two colors, it is possible to create multiple foreground colors that lead to multiple apparent hues in the base objects. This technique works well for three colors and can be extended to four, six, and even ten colors.

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Published
2021-07-22
How to Cite
Novick, D., & Kitaoka, A. (2021). The confetti illusion. Journal of Illusion, 2. https://doi.org/10.47691/joi.v2.6152
Section
Phenomenal reports