Three UQ researchers have discovered what is now known as the Flashed Face Distortion Effect.
This short video helps demonstrate the research, with further information available at uq.edu.au/news/index.html?article=23599
Dr Jason M. Tangen -- The University of Queensland
Mr Sean C. Murphy -- The University of Queensland
Mr Matthew B. Thompson -- The University of Queensland
Face photograph authors:
SmartNet IBC Ltd and 3d.sk
Research paper – Tangen, J. M., Murphy, S., & Thompson, M. B. (2011). Flashed face distortion effect: Grotesque faces from relative spaces. Perception advance online publication, doi:10.1068/p6968