"Sir," said he, with his usual politeness and his unwavering smile, "you will greatly oblige me by not caricaturing
my personal peculiarities.
Among the greatest of these was Kenneth Howard (aka Von Dutch), the California mechanic who pioneered the art of pin striping, flaming, and caricaturing
cars in the '40s.
The reader is taken on a historical trip through the development of caricaturing
as an art form to the development of caricaturing
on the computer.
In summary then, Valentine's model suggests that a caricature is more efficient at accessing a stored face representation because the process of caricaturing
gives the face a distinctive-like status in MDFS.
Recent work suggests that distinctiveness can be varied within a face by the caricaturing
process (see Benson & Perrett, 1991; Rhodes, Brennan & Carey, 1987).