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Interesting articles on bird vision


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#1 offshorebirder

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Posted 27 August 2015 - 06:49 PM

The first is built around the second:

 

http://www.audubon.o...oks-psychedelic

 

http://blog.nature.o...d-color-vision/

 

 


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Posted 28 August 2015 - 06:41 AM

@offshorebirder Very interesting.

 

I think humans have Red, Green, Blue color receptors not Red, Yellow, blue as stated in the article.  


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Posted 28 August 2015 - 05:50 PM

I think you're right @Geoff- that's why we have RGB computer monitors...

 

In terms of the article:

I especially like the slider panel over the Painted Bunting (one of my favorite local birds here) that shows what it would look like through a dog's eyes.


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