Light Wave Properties
How can an object be radiant?
Examples of Radiant Energy
A type of phenomena is observed in perception of color and light. For example, look at the squares below. In both squares, the center square is the same grayish color. In one, it has a darker surround and the other a lighter surround. Although both smaller squares are the same color, they look darker or lighter when contrasted to a different color background.
Blending and Reflection
Reflect: to move in one direction, hit a surface, and then quickly move in a different and usually opposite direction.
When all colors are blended together, they create white. Colors are reflected light.