ways of seeing

For those of you who’ve never watched Berger’s Ways of Seeing, here’s the first part.

puzzle of perception

Much more shows up for us than just what projects into our nervous system. In fact, however, paradoxical it sounds if we think of what is visible as just what projects to the eyes we see much more than is visible and more over, just because something does enter our eyes, provide a stimulus to the nervous system that doesn’t mean we experience it.

– Alva Noë

http://bigthink.com/videos/the-puzzle-of-perception