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A concise summary of visual development in babies. 8

There is documented evidence that for the first few days, babies do see everything UPSIDE DOWN. This is because their visual cortices have not yet recognised that the image reaching the retina is inverted. Whether babies can see anything at all is another debate. The approximate visual acuity from birth is between 6/120 to 6/240. […]

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