Artificial Intelligence & Photography

mickyates Generative, Graphic design, Manipulation, Photography Leave a Comment

It is hard to consider any photograph completely devoid of human intervention. Images taken on Mars are only possible because humans created the recording and broadcasting equipment. Monkeys taking selfies … well, however you look at it, a human designed the camera and the capture setup. Yet it is also clear that we are increasingly aided by technology. Cameras have …

Beginner’s Mind & Photography

mickyates Art, Falmouth, MA, Masters, Photography Leave a Comment

I first posted a version of this in 2010, on mick’s leadership blog. It still seems highly appropriate, though this time in a “photographic” context, as I move to the next stage in my MA at Falmouth. I got a little acquainted with Zen in the 1960’s, part of my own quest for “truth”. And whilst many other philosophies and concepts have entered my …