4. März 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Samsung’s ISOCELL 2.0 Sensor Shrinks Pixels Without Quality Loss

Samsung’s ISOCELL 2.0 Sensor Shrinks Pixels Without Quality Loss

Samsung’s most recent sensors use what the company calls ISOCELL Plus technology, but the company has already improved on that tech with ISOCELL 2.0, which can give the smaller pixels found on smartphone sensors added light sensit… Read the rest “Samsung’s ISOCELL 2.0 Sensor Shrinks Pixels Without Quality Loss”

3. März 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für ‘Tokkingheads’ Lets You Animate Portraits Using Artificial Intelligence

‘Tokkingheads’ Lets You Animate Portraits Using Artificial Intelligence

Rosebud.Ai, a company that wants to “disrupt media creation,” has created a service called TokkingHeads that will take any still image and turn it into a moving, talking avatar using artificial intelligence.

Tokkingheads … Read the rest “‘Tokkingheads’ Lets You Animate Portraits Using Artificial Intelligence”

3. März 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für This Guy Got a Minecraft Server Running on His Canon DSLR

This Guy Got a Minecraft Server Running on His Canon DSLR

A programmer who goes by the name Turtius has managed to install and run a Minecraft server on a Canon SL2 (also known as the EOS200D) DSLR camera. Turtius was working on reverse-engineering Canon’s network processor when he decided … Read the rest “This Guy Got a Minecraft Server Running on His Canon DSLR”

2. März 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Tom Cruise Isn’t On TikTok: It’s a Shockingly-Realistic Deepfake

Tom Cruise Isn’t On TikTok: It’s a Shockingly-Realistic Deepfake

Updated 3/05/2021: The creator of the deeptomcruise account today revealed that it was a stunt. Masterminded by visual effects expert Chris Ume, the goal was to draw attention to deepfakes and petition for their regulation.

Ume tapped MiRead the rest “Tom Cruise Isn’t On TikTok: It’s a Shockingly-Realistic Deepfake”

2. März 2021
von Allen Murabayashi
Kommentare deaktiviert für AI ‘Deep Nostalgia’ Images Have Deep Limitations

AI ‘Deep Nostalgia’ Images Have Deep Limitations

News outlets and social media accounts have been overrun with old photos that have been animated with MyHeritage’s “Deep Nostalgia” feature, an AI-based deep learning algorithm licensed from Israeli-based D-ID.


In this episode of PhotRead the rest “AI ‘Deep Nostalgia’ Images Have Deep Limitations”

2. März 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für A Closer Look at the Mars Perseverance Rover’s Incredible Cameras

A Closer Look at the Mars Perseverance Rover’s Incredible Cameras

The Mars Perseverance Rover, which already has sent back some incredible images from the Red Planet, is equipped with 23 cameras designed for a host of tasks. Its main camera array is particularly impressive, able to see details as small as … Read the rest “A Closer Look at the Mars Perseverance Rover’s Incredible Cameras”

1. März 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Exhaustive Test Shows Battery Performance Differences in EOS R5

Exhaustive Test Shows Battery Performance Differences in EOS R5

There is a lot of misinformation involving the different types of Canon batteries and third-party solutions, so Camnostic.com spent six months testing the options to figure out which is best for use in Canon’s EOS R5 camera.

The EOS … Read the rest “Exhaustive Test Shows Battery Performance Differences in EOS R5”

1. März 2021
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für ‘Deep Nostalgia’ Brings People in Old Photos Back to Life

‘Deep Nostalgia’ Brings People in Old Photos Back to Life

Deep Nostalgia is a new AI that can breathe new life into historical photos by animating people who have long passed. The results are both creepy and fascinating at the same time.

The AI was just launched by the online genealogy platform MyHe… Read the rest “‘Deep Nostalgia’ Brings People in Old Photos Back to Life”

26. Februar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für MIT Engineers Create Camera Lens That Focuses With No Moving Parts

MIT Engineers Create Camera Lens That Focuses With No Moving Parts

Using physical glass elements for camera lenses has been at the core of imaging technology for centuries, but MIT engineers have now fabricated a new “metalens” that can focus on objects at multiple depths without changing i… Read the rest “MIT Engineers Create Camera Lens That Focuses With No Moving Parts”

22. Februar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für How Much of a Photo Can Be Deleted Before AI Can’t Recognize It?

How Much of a Photo Can Be Deleted Before AI Can’t Recognize It?

In a new project that mixes science and art, artistic duo Shinseungback Kimyonghun has created a series of images that have pixels removed until an AI program can no longer recognize the subject — in this case mountains. Impressivel… Read the rest “How Much of a Photo Can Be Deleted Before AI Can’t Recognize It?”

18. Februar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für How a 16mm Motion Picture Camera Works, Revealed by Slow Motion

How a 16mm Motion Picture Camera Works, Revealed by Slow Motion

In a 7-minute video uploaded by The Slo Mo Guys, host Gav shows how an old-school handheld 16mm Russian film camera works thanks to detailed footage captured at 1,000 frames per second with a Phantom Flex 4K.

After showing how film is loaded i… Read the rest “How a 16mm Motion Picture Camera Works, Revealed by Slow Motion”

17. Februar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Nikon Unveils 1-Inch Sensor That Can Shoot 1,000 FPS in 4K

Nikon Unveils 1-Inch Sensor That Can Shoot 1,000 FPS in 4K

Nikon has announced the development of a 17.84 million pixel, 1-inch stacked CMOS sensor that can shoot “high-resolution images” at up to 1,000 frames per second in shoot 4K and promises a particularly impressive wide dynam… Read the rest “Nikon Unveils 1-Inch Sensor That Can Shoot 1,000 FPS in 4K”

16. Februar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für AI Can Now Turn You Into a Fully Digital, Realistic Talking Clone

AI Can Now Turn You Into a Fully Digital, Realistic Talking Clone

Hour One describes itself as a “video transformation company” that wants to replace cameras with code, and its latest creation is the ability for anyone to create a fully digital clone of themselves that can appear to speak &#… Read the rest “AI Can Now Turn You Into a Fully Digital, Realistic Talking Clone”

16. Februar 2021
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für The Best Monitors for Photography and Photo Editing in 2021

The Best Monitors for Photography and Photo Editing in 2021

There’s one piece of equipment that the working photographer uses more than any other. No, it’s not their camera. Not their favorite lens either. I’m talking about their photo editing monitor.

Unless you plan to outso… Read the rest “The Best Monitors for Photography and Photo Editing in 2021”

15. Februar 2021
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Apple M1 Mac mini Review: The Best Mac for Most Photographers

Apple M1 Mac mini Review: The Best Mac for Most Photographers

When Apple debuted the M1 system on a chip (SOC), it released three computers equipped with the same CPU/GPU/RAM combo: the M1 MacBook Air, the M1 MacBook Pro, and the M1 Mac mini. It might seem like this makes for three redundant options, but … Read the rest “Apple M1 Mac mini Review: The Best Mac for Most Photographers”

11. Februar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für MetaHumans Lets You Create Ultra-Realistic Digital Humans in Minutes

MetaHumans Lets You Create Ultra-Realistic Digital Humans in Minutes

It looks like computer-generated digital humans are rapidly exiting the uncanny valley. Just take a look at Unreal Engine’s impressive new MetaHuman Creator, which lets you create photorealistic “fake” people in j… Read the rest “MetaHumans Lets You Create Ultra-Realistic Digital Humans in Minutes”

10. Februar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Scientists Prove That Current Deepfake Detectors Can Still Be Fooled

Scientists Prove That Current Deepfake Detectors Can Still Be Fooled

Multiple companies including Microsoft and Facebook as well as researchers from The University of Southern California have developed technologies to combat deepfakes and prevent their spread of false media and misinformation. A grou… Read the rest “Scientists Prove That Current Deepfake Detectors Can Still Be Fooled”

10. Februar 2021
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für Same Energy is a Visual Search Engine That Finds Similar Photos in a Snap

Same Energy is a Visual Search Engine That Finds Similar Photos in a Snap

Same Energy is a new Web tool that’s perfect for photographers looking for visual inspiration. It’s an AI-powered visual search engine that provides a fast and simple experience for exploring visually similar photos.

The w… Read the rest “Same Energy is a Visual Search Engine That Finds Similar Photos in a Snap”

4. Februar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Apple is Making a $3,000 Dual 8K Mixed-Reality Headset: Report

Apple is Making a $3,000 Dual 8K Mixed-Reality Headset: Report

There have been rumors that Apple was going to enter the virtual reality/augmented reality hardware space, but a recent report cites the most detail that has been revealed thus far: more than a dozen cameras, dual 8K displays, and a $3,000 p… Read the rest “Apple is Making a $3,000 Dual 8K Mixed-Reality Headset: Report”