- after + image (Wiktionary)
“The afterimage is a simple consequence of adaptation of the rods and cones of the retina.”
“I watched her for a time, with that spicy scent lingering in my mind, and a kind of afterimage, too, of her coppery hair and the way her mouth looked when she smiled.”
“I use a continuous tone on my violin to establish a new relationship to listening, and he uses combinations of colored lights to address things that happen in the viewer's eye, such as afterimage and persistence of vision.”
“The second is the afterimage – Henry on the floor of their home, surrounded by their friends, bleeding.”
“The transition from rod to cone vision gradually unfolds; floods of afterimage color wash over the vision and gradually decrease like waves.”
“I am just an empty vessel, an afterimage of what I once was or was I once?”
“When the brilliant afterimage, caused by that brief glance into the sun's dazzling face, had vanished from before his eyes, he returned once more to his instruments.”
“The afterimage was like the pain an amputee might still feel after he lost an arm or a leg.”
“When the audience was asked to close their eyes at the end of the ad, they were surprised to see the BMW logo as an afterimage.”
“It says that consumers were then able to see this image on the inside of their eyes as an "afterimage.”
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