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Offline Askdamice

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A new way of SEEING things.
« on: August 15, 2007, 11:13:21 AM »
This is a very interesting article on human vision and how it relates to our awareness. I've been practicing many of these principles through years of martial arts and bush rambling... this article explains it in black and white.
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Re: A new way of SEEING things.
« Reply #1 on: August 15, 2007, 11:24:17 AM »
What an awesome article, Askdamice!  I'm reading it a second time right now...
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Re: A new way of SEEING things.
« Reply #2 on: August 15, 2007, 12:14:17 PM »
 They were playing not only over their heads, but "out of their heads," operating on instinct and maybe inspiration.

I have had the same experiance shooting at running coyotes. ( I know its a strange connection) Sometimes there just seems to be an invisable connection between my rifle and the running target. An instinctual flow of leading the target, distance, timing and steady sighting of the rifle.

Coyotes are one of the fastest land animals and very few people master being able to hit such a fast running target.I miss way more than I hit but sometime things just seem to come together.You can over think the process very easily and I often do but I actually let the natural flow take hold and the result is inevetable.
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Re: A new way of SEEING things.
« Reply #3 on: August 15, 2007, 01:10:28 PM »
thanks rick, just the article i was looking for.