Contours, Saliency, and Tone Mapping

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Required Reading:

  • 034 How Lateral Inhibition Enhances Visual Edges, YouTube video. YouTube
  • References:

  • Mather, George. “Foundations of Sensation and Perception.” 2009.
  • Wikipedia. Field of view.
  • Wikipedia. Human Eye.
  • ClarkVision. “Notes on the Resolution and Other Details of the Human Eye.” Clarkvision.com.
  • “Leonardo’s Masterful Technique.” PBS.org.
  • Sumanta Pattanaik, James Ferwerda, Mark Fairchild, Donald Greenberg. "A Multiscale Model of Adaptation and Spatial Vision for Realistic Image Display, SIGGRAPH 1998. SIGGRAPH 1998
  • Wikipedia, Gamma Correction. Wikipedia
  • Erik Reinhard, Greg Ward, Sumanta Pattanaik, Paul Debevec. High Dynamic Range Imaging, The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Computer Graphics, 2006.
  • James Ferwerda, Sumanta Pattanaik. Tone Mapping.
  • "Is the beauty of a Curve Decisive for Color Reproduction?" Eizo. Eizo
  • Floyd Ratliff. "Contour and Contrast." Scientific American, June 1972. Scientific American
  • Erik Reinhard, Michael Stark, Peter Shirley, James Ferwerda. "Photographic Tone Reproduction for Digital Images, SIGGRAPH 2002. SIGGRAPH 2002
  • Thomas Wachtler, Christian Wehrhahn. "The Craik O'Brien: Cornsweet Illusion in Colour: Quantitative Characterization and Comparison with Luminance, Perception, 1997. Perception
  • Wikipedia. Ansel Adams. Wikipedia
  • Erik Reinhard, Michael Stark, Peter Shirley, James Ferwerda. "Photographic Tone Reproduction for Digital Images," SIGGRAPH 2002. SIGGRAPH 2002
  • Gaetano Kanizsa. "Subjective Contours." Scientific American, April 1976. Scientific American