Proof-of-concept camera encrypts images with GPG / Boing Boing

Proof-of-concept camera encrypts images with GPG / Boing Boing W Aaron Waychoff, creator of the Falsom Upside-Down ⊥ “Resist” campaign, was inspired by this 2016 post; he writes, “I’ve made a proof-of-concept encrypting digital camera based on the open source, widely adoped GnuPG. This project uses public key encryption to encrypt every photo the camera […]

Research Blog: Using Deep Learning to Create Professional-Level Photographs

Research Blog: Using Deep Learning to Create Professional-Level Photographs To explore how ML can learn subjective concepts, we introduce an experimental deep-learning system for artistic content creation. It mimics the workflow of a professional photographer, roaming landscape panoramas from Google Street View and searching for the best composition, then carrying out various postprocessing operations to […]

The battle of the photo format – Kaptur

The battle of the photo format – Kaptur Hidden deep inside Apple’s WWDC 17 was an announcement that made little waves but that might have great repercussion: In their OS11 release, the Cupertino company plans to store images using their new HEIF format rather the almighty JPEG. The reason? HEIF compression takes half the space of the JPEG […]

Professional photo editing app Affinity Photo now available on iPad for special introductory $19.99 price | 9to5Mac

Professional photo editing app Affinity Photo now available on iPad for special introductory $19.99 price | 9to5Mac Affinity Photo was shown off as a part of Apple’s WWDC introduction of its newest iPad Pro hardware. The app takes advantage of the new iPad Pro hardware features, such as the 120Hz refresh rate, for a smooth […]