Adobe’s new AI tool automatically spots Photoshopped faces – The Verge

Adobe’s new AI tool automatically spots Photoshopped faces – The Verge The world is becoming increasingly anxious about the spread of fake videos and pictures, and Adobe — a name synonymous with edited imagery — says it shares those concerns. Today, it’s sharing new research in collaboration with scientists from UC Berkeley that uses machine […]

Making Sense of Instagram’s Algorithm in 2019

Making Sense of Instagram’s Algorithm in 2019 While its specific operation is a closely-guarded secret, it’s not completely opaque. The social media scheduling tool HootSuite has published a detailed explanation of how it believes Instagram’s algorithm functions based on a briefing they’ve received from Instagram itself, plus their own research.

Unraveling The JPEG

Unraveling The JPEG JPEG images are everywhere in our digital lives, but behind the veil of familiarity lie algorithms that remove details that are imperceptible to the human eye. This produces the highest visual quality with the smallest file size—but what does that look like? Let’s see what our eyes can’t see!

The Future of AI Imaging – Artsy

The Future of AI Imaging – Artsy Sometime in the not-too-distant future, anyone will be able to take a picture without a camera. Instead, we will be able to generate photographs, indistinguishable from those made by a camera, using artificial intelligence (AI) software. You will be able to create an image by simply typing out […]

Pro Photographers Should Pay Attention to the Google Pixel 3 – PhotoShelter Blog

Pro Photographers Should Pay Attention to the Google Pixel 3 – PhotoShelter Blog Google has officially launched its incredible “Night Sight” feature on the Pixel 3 camera app. Computational photography pioneer and Google Distinguished Engineer Marc Levoy co-wrote a blog describing all the different considerations that went into developing the jaw dropping technology that allows […]

Computational Photography And Photographic Manipulation – Jonesblog

Computational Photography And Photographic Manipulation – Jonesblog The last couple of years have seen attacks on the very definition of truth.  These attacks have been motivated by political positions as well as interference from other countries, but they are also enabled by technology.  Image manipulation has been done for as long as images have been […]

New study analyzes what’s driving the explosion in user-generated videos and hybrid photo-videos – Kaptur

New study analyzes what’s driving the explosion in user-generated videos and hybrid photo-videos – Kaptur Consumer video sure ain’t what it used to be. The category now includes numerous variations, ranging from full-length to short-form narratives, plus what could be called “phodeos”: hybrids of photos and videos such as Boomerang clips, Instagram Stories, and even the (now venerable) […]