Images can't encode knowledge
Knowledge consists of information that applies to a range of possible situations. Analogue images, however, only carry information about the situations from which they rose; in themselves, they lack generality of application.
Zenon Pylyshyn (1973).

Note: Also see the "Can computers represent the analogue properties of images?" arguments on this map.
Artificial Intelligence »Artificial Intelligence
Can computers think? [1] »Can computers think? [1]
No: computers can't understand images [5b] »No: computers can't understand images [5b]
Images are secondary to propositions »Images are secondary to propositions
Quasi-pictorial images are adequate »Quasi-pictorial images are adequate
Images can't encode knowledge
Zenon Pylyshyn »Zenon Pylyshyn
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