Back to the Beginning

mickyates Art, B&W, Burton on Trent, Colour, Documentary, Falmouth, film, FilmIsNotDead, India, MA, Masters, Original artwork, Photography, Photoshop, Travel, United Kingdom Leave a Comment

As part of my MA, I was asked to review my earliest work and reflect: What do you see in it? Thought I’d post my answers here. I have to really start at the beginning here. I was a painter (and I wrote poetry). In fact, I wanted to go to Art College, but as a first generation ‘boomer’, I …

Artificial Intelligence & Photography

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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 …