The Visual Field of the Human Eye

Visual Field

Randall Munroe over at XKCD posted this fascinating comic today that demonstrates some of the peculiarities of human vision. Roll up a piece of paper to set your eyes the correct distance from the screen, and then observe how they perceive things like detail, color, polarization, and more. Click the image above for the large version.

Visual Field by XKCD (via Boing Boing)

  • qiv

    *Pssst* You should have coppied the tooltip text as well and put the link to the main site. Tool tips are a big thing in XKCD and if you do not read them from the beginning, you will have to start over again! *Pssssst* :-)

  • Michael Zhang

    Done, thanks! :)