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The Designer’s Guide to the Law of Prägnanz

Published on | Prototyping: From UX to Front End — Medium Erkan Kerti Fundamental principle of the Gestalt Theory Assuming you already know that the laws of Gestalt help how humans sense visual information, I’m offering to tell about one of its principles, the fundamental one: Law of Prägnanz. In simple terms, this law tells us that people perceive complex things as simplistic forms in order to recognize the environment easily. This makes humans understand what they see as a whole rather than small pieces, or the sum of total parts. Triangles,