Tagged: visual search

Can we learn to ignore objects in our visual field?

When we look through our visual environment, we often get distracted. Can we learn to overcome this distraction and if yes how does it work? In our everyday life, we search all the time. We spend a lot of time searching for our keys, our reading glasses or a subway stop. Visual searches are the most prominent task our visual system...

Creating a 37-item circular visual search display with OpenSesame inline scripts

In this post I am going to explain how you can create a visual search display for a compound visual search task with an additional singleton that can either be singled out by color or orientation. The display has multiple items arranged in concentric circles. At the bottom there is the full code included in a working OpenSesame example. There is nothing...