Vision is constructed
A note for Lesson no. 4, "Your Brain Predicts (Almost) Everything You Do," in Lisa Feldman Barrett.
Some context from page 65 is:
Your view of the world is no photograph. It’s a construction of your brain...
Tons of papers address this topic. Here are some examples.
- Gilbert, Charles D. 2013. "The Constructive Nature of Visual Processing" In Principles of Neural Science, edited by Eric R. Kandel, James H. Schwartz, Thomas M. Jessell, Steven A. Siegelbaum, and A.J. Hudspeth, 556–576. New York: McGraw Hill Medical.
- Gilbert, Charles D. 2013. "Intermediate-Level Visual Processing and Visual Primitives" In Principles of Neural Science, edited by Eric R. Kandel, James H. Schwartz, Thomas M. Jessell, Steven A. Siegelbaum, and A.J. Hudspeth, 602–620. New York: McGraw Hill Medical.
- Tallon-Baudry, Catherine, Florence Campana, Hyeong-Dong Park, and Mariana Babo-Rebelo. 2018. "The Neural Monitoring of Visceral Inputs, Rather Than Attention, Accounts For First-Person Perspective in Conscious Vision." Cortex 102: 139–149.
- Turner, Maxwell H., Luis Gonzalo Sanchez Giraldo, Odelia Schwartz, and Fred Rieke. 2019. "Stimulus- and Goal-Oriented Frameworks for Understanding Natural Vision." Nature Neuroscience 22 (1): 15–24.
- Keller, Georg B., and Thomas D. Mrsic-Flogel. 2018. "Predictive Processing: A Canonical Cortical Computation." Neuron 100 (2): 424–435.