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Left or right eye?

covey 13 1.7k Ireland
21 Jul 2005 6:25AM
Right with both eyes open also.


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nomisco 15 237
21 Jul 2005 6:26AM
Middle eye, I'm a Cyclops. You lot are all plain weird.
paulcr 13 1.5k 9 Ireland
21 Jul 2005 6:27AM
Actually, heres a test I was taught when I used to shoot. Close one eye and aim your finger at an object in the distance. Then open your other eye without moving your finger and if you are still aiming correctly at the object then thats your dominant eye. If, however, your aim has moved then its not.
brian usher 14 70 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2005 6:29AM
Left for me with both eyes open. Right handed and footed.
Kris_Dutson 15 8.2k 1 England
21 Jul 2005 6:31AM

Quote: in which a photographer was surprised to discover that most other photographers use their camera when taking photos while she uses her left eye.

Neat trick if you can do it..

Right and left eye open.

vickyh 16 706 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2005 6:32AM
Left for me - but I think that's because I can only actually wink with my right eye. I can't close my left eye and keep my right eye open at all!

I've never thought about it before and never realised that I was in the minority. I'm going to start watching other people and see what they do now!
keith selmes 14 7.3k 1 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2005 6:48AM
Right eye. My left is not much use, even with glasses.
I do open the left eye sometimes for a look round, especially with fast moving subjects, like a horse race or railway track. Even then I tend to close it at the last moment and concentrate on the viewfinder.
klewis 13 1.9k 1 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2005 6:51AM

Quote:It's a well-known fact that all left-eyed people are weird
by weird you must mean artistic Smile
sillyconguru 13 4.4k
21 Jul 2005 6:52AM
No, just weird Smile
jon gibbs 14 147 2
21 Jul 2005 6:59AM
left eye so i'm weird but i'm not alone on this site!
nigelf22 13 583
21 Jul 2005 7:05AM
Left...'till an eye test last week identified a stgmatism so now, right....

(I thought the autofocus was always wrong! :0 )
Boyd 14 11.2k 11 Wales
21 Jul 2005 7:07AM
right eyed here.
Big Bri 16 16.3k United Kingdom
21 Jul 2005 7:13AM
Left here. Same technique (ie, keep both eyes open) is used when shooting but if you do that, you have to aim with your strongest eye. This used to cause a problem when I was heavily into archery and pistol shooting, being right handed and left eyed. Means that in archery you can't look down the arrow properly, and when shooting a pistol, I have to hang my head to the right.

Judging by the responses so far, I am in a minority.
Big Bri 16 16.3k United Kingdom
21 Jul 2005 7:14AM
Do you reckon the government will give us some sort of grant for our left-eyed minority club ?
Kris_Dutson 15 8.2k 1 England
21 Jul 2005 7:25AM
Well if they don't the lottery probably will..

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