Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other’s eye for an instant?
-Henry David Thoreau
What is Visual Field?
When vision is discussed, it's normally in terms of visual acuity (20/20). Visual acuity is a measure of clarity and precision. Visual field is a measure of your field of view, or the area you can detect with your vision. Typically, a person with a full visual field has roughly 190 degrees of visual awareness
What is Visual Field Loss?
Visual Field Loss is often represented through photographs, and through printed test results. These are useful, but they give us an artificial understanding of the challenges we face. To solve a problem, one needs to truly understand the problem. The videos below attempt to help you develop an understanding of homonymous hemianopia, visual field loss and the subsequent challenges.