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    Terminology question

    Is there a term for the optical illusion that makes light values appear to get brighter as it meets with a dark value and vise-versa?

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    It's a form of simultaneous contrast, whether there's a more specific term for this particular phenomenon I don't know.

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    Yeah Ive heard it called the "double contrast" effect. Same as Elwell really.

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