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This article was published on July 16, 2015

    See the world through your dog’s eyes with this app

    See the world through your dog’s eyes with this app
    Owen Williams
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    Owen Williams

    Former TNW employee

    Owen was a reporter for TNW based in Amsterdam, now a full-time freelance writer and consultant helping technology companies make their word Owen was a reporter for TNW based in Amsterdam, now a full-time freelance writer and consultant helping technology companies make their words friendlier. In his spare time he codes, writes newsletters and cycles around the city.

    Dogs see the world differently from you and I, but it’s hard to imagine how your pooch actually perceives things.

    This tiny Web app allows you to upload any image and see how a dog might perceive the world. You can disable some options, like the Deuteranopia filter (red-green color blindness) or brightness discrimination.

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    How dogs would see those annoying Minions

    I had no idea this was how our pup might see things. How about a picture of a beautiful landscape?

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    Try Dog Vision for yourself and let us know what you find — the results might surprise you and make you more sympathetic when your dog can’t quite see something.

    Dog Vision