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an image (usually a negative image) that persists after stimulation has ceased

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Dohollau's texts on memory, then, often dwell on the margins of the past, isolating one after-image in a stanza or short poem.
3nm Ruby laser, long pulse or 0-switched Multiple Wavelengths Dye laser 400-780nm Wavelength Symptoms 400-700nm Intense light followed by after-image and possibly a scotoma, usually at the macula 488, 514.
Blanchett opts to finish the proceedings with a cinematic flourish, locking the pair in a freeze-frame before a sudden cutting of the lights fleetingly leaves a ghostly after-image of them.
Then turn off the light, close your eyes and focus on the after-image of the bulb until it disappears.
blindfold and focus on the after-image, without moving your head, until it vanishes.
Turn the light on and look directly at the bulb for precisely one minute, then turn the light off, close your eyes and focus on the after-image without moving until it vanishes.
Turn the light on and look at the bulb for one minute, then turn the light off, close your eyes and focus on the after-image without moving until it vanishes.
After one minute, turn the light off, close your eyes (put on your blindfold if the room is not completely dark) and focus on the after-image, without moving your head, until it completely vanishes.
OEL displays react quickly with no lingering after-image and are self-luminous, precluding the need for backlighting which is needed for LCDs.
His is an art of consciousness, of life lived as well as recalled: every image an after-image, his eye both highly focused and nomadic.
It confesses its white guilt, seeks a corrective for it, and yet can see black culture only in the after-image of that guilt.