Gori, S. & Hamburger, K. (in
press). Last but not Least: A new motion illusion - The
This apparent motion illusion was
created by Simone Gori (Italy) and Kai Hamburger (Germany) in January
While approaching the Rotating
Tilted Line Illusion
(Gori & Hamburger, in press), the
lines appear to rotate in counter-clockwise direction,
whereas when receding from it, they appear to rotate clockwise.
It presumably represents the simplest form of apparent motion
illusions where self-motion is required for perceiving circular
This illusion has first been published in: Martinez-Conde, S., Pérez, M.
& Martinez, L. (2005). Flipar en Colores. Quo, July 2005, 110-115.
A more complex version of the previous illusion. In this
version the illusory rotation is stronger and there may be some
residual counter rotation in the surround.
website designed: July 28 2005
updated: March 30 2006