Images in Distortions: From Anamorphosis to Conformal Mappings

By Félix Lambert.

Published by The International Journal of the Image

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Published online: August 4, 2014 Free Download

Images can be transformed in many ways. Some ways, such as conformal mappings, allow the image to maintain its integrity and keep the original image identifiable. This paper analyzes different uses for these types of functions in the visual arts and utilizes neuroscience to underline their importance.

Keywords: Conformal Mapping, Anamorphosis, Stereographic Projection, Photography, Digital Art, Theory of Perception

The International Journal of the Image, Volume 4, Issue 4, August 2014, pp.63-70. Article: Print (Spiral Bound). Published online: August 4, 2014 (Article: Electronic (PDF File; 502.759KB)).

Félix Lambert

Graduate Student, Département des Études Cinématographiques, University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada