fata morgana of the visual sphere

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

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  • fata morgana —    Fata morgana is Italian for mirage. The eponym is derived from Morgan le Fay, the name of King Arthur s half sister, a fairy and shape shifter who features in the Legend of the Grail.The term fata morgana is used to denote a complex type of… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • visual allachaesthesia —    Also known as optical allachaesthesia, optical alloaesthesia, and fata morgana of the visual sphere. The first three expressions are indebted to the Greek words attache (elsewhere) and aisthanesthai (to notice, to perceive). They translate… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • Photomontage — is the process (and result) of making a composite photograph by cutting and joining a number of other photographs. The composite picture was sometimes photographed so that the final image is converted back into a seamless photographic print. A… …   Wikipedia

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