deep learning

SMPTE Hollywood explores Deepfakes: creative promise and potential perils

SMPTE Hollywood explores Deepfakes: creative promise and potential perils

The next SMPTE Hollywood Section meeting explores “deepfakes”, and how the emerging field of synthetic humans can be used for both entertainment and nefarious purposes. Under the title “Digital Humans…

Automatic Rotoscoping…For Free

Automatic Rotoscoping…For Free

We’re still a few years away from where machine learning AI can produce rotoscoping that rivals what human artists can achieve (though only a very few), but even today…

Nvidia TITAN RTX, the world’s most powerful desktop GPU

Nvidia TITAN RTX, the world’s most powerful desktop GPU

Dubbed T-Rex, Nvidia’s new Titan RTX  is announced as the world’s most powerful desktop GPU, providing massive performance for AI research, data science and creative applications. Gamewise…

AI & The Filmmaker: A Prophetic Look into What’s Ahead

AI & The Filmmaker: A Prophetic Look into What’s Ahead

Artificial intelligence is poised to radically alter every industry and filmmaking is no exception. In this webinar we take a look at the latest developments in visual computing and how…

Siggraph 2017: the beginning of the end for assistant editors

Siggraph 2017: the beginning of the end for assistant editors

Siggraph 2017 is essentially an NAB show for Pixar computer science geeks and VFX artists. But it also reveals the cutting edge of technology poised to make its way into…