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Dr Steve Hinde

Dr Steve Hinde

Dr Steve Hinde

Visiting Research Associate

Area of research

Researcher into the Psychology of Media Experiences

Office 1.1, 5 Priory Road
12a Priory Road,
Clifton, Bristol BS8 1TU
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 954 6616

Research summary

Research interests include the Psychology of Vision applied to film and media and how this informs our knowledge of Brain processes and Movie Making. Current research  includes the study of Cognitive Load, Eye movements and Presence when watching Movies. Aspects of film that have been studied to date include the effects of different film semantics such cutting rate, use of colour or black-and-white and the use of 3D stereoscopic cinema.

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His main research interest is the psychology of immersion in media experiences.

He has a polymath background in psychology, film, media, physics and computer science. He has 12 years of academic study. An industrial career, with  25 years of industrial research and development in system software, holding senior technical and project management positions, and holds over 20 patents.

Academic qualifications include:    a PhD  in psychology from the University of Bristol, a degree in psychology from the University of Bristol, an MA in Buddhist Studies from the University of Bristol, and a BSc in Physics from the University of Sheffield ...

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