The illustrations you see in the COW TALK for the COW MAN section are
commonly known as eye tricks. In reality what you “SEE” is ONLY
an illusion of the mind.
In case you are thinking
that these are nothing but children's games, PhD work has been done to identify
and explain them, but more importantly - they DO exist.
Each of these illustrations misleads our minds into thinking that one
item appears longer or larger or uneven compared to another
in reality it's the opposite of what our mind through our eyes tell us (put
a ruler to the illustrations). Eyes and minds can and do deceive us. If you don’t like being fooled
find a measuring stick, whether that might be EPDs, Ultrasound, DNA, Linear
Measurements or a scale head.
The JHL's efforts are a pursuit of reality.
The various measurements we have implemented form a verifiable basis of
appraising an animal's proportions, attributes or how it performs.
NO HYPE – JUST REALITY.
In this world, that can be refreshing