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It seems like you suffer from a misconception. "The left eye sees more of the left side of an object..." is not how distance perception works. Otherwise we wouldn't be able to estimate the distance from flat objects, such as traffic signs and shooting targets. The actual mechanism is parallax estimation, or Binocular disparity. In a nutshell, the closer an ...


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Short answer Cones mediate the perception of white in photopic conditions. Rods mediate the perception of white in scotopic conditions. The rod system is not needed for cones to mediate white perception and vice versa. Background Cones code for red, green and blue. The remaining colors, as you rightfully state in the question, can be generated by mixing ...



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