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anamorphosis

[‚an·ə′mȯr·fə·səs]
(evolution)
Gradual increase in complexity of form and function during evolution of a group of animals or plants. Also known as anamorphism.
(graphic arts)
A drawing which appears to be distorted unless viewed from a particular angle or with a special device.
(optics)
The production of a distorted image by an optical system.

anamorphosis

anamorphosis
A drawing which appears to be distorted unless viewed from a particular angle or with a special device.
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The topic of anamorphosis, a form of visual perspective used to create hidden images that can be found only by viewers' active manipulation or concentration, is a fascinating one.
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Anamorphosis is a trick of perspective that allows two images to be inscribed within a single viewing area.
Efird defines anamorphosis as "a view from which an object appears to be something entirely different than when seen from another visual perspective" and contends that Browning works subtly with "an anamorphic view of male fantasy" in "Porphyria's Lover" and "My Last Duchess." According to Efird, "Browning makes the case for the 'pathology' of both male art and romantic desire as .
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Virdi holds the world record for the largest anamorphosis painting, which measured a whopping 10ft by 9ft 10in.
Boyle, Jen E., Anamorphosis in Early Modern Literature: Mediation and Affect (Literary and Scientific Cultures of Early Modernity), Farnham, Ashgate, 2010; hardback; pp.
It is remarkable where the inner conductor of the feeding coaxial-line is connected with the helical line, the inner conductor extends out a little part from the ground and then helically ascend with the pitch angle [alpha] = 11.3[degrees], which can ensure that the input impedance of the antenna is anamorphosis to achieve impedance matching in a large frequency range.
As he states, it points not to "a movement of repetition but [...] a procedure of analysis, anamnesis, anagogy, and anamorphosis that elaborates an 'initial forgetting,'" suggesting a reexamination of the notions of historical progress, human emancipation, and subjectivity (80).
Top talk Julian Beever is a pavement artist renowned for creating trompe-l'oeil chalk drawings using a projection technique called anamorphosis. This creates the illusion of three dimensions when viewed from the correct angle.