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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 just minutes. Unreal Engine has published the above video that is the closest example we’ve seen yet to a demonstration of technology that can …

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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 group of scientists have still managed to fool them, however. A group of computer scientists from UC San Diego has warned that it …

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The Limited-Edition Leica Noctilux May Have Already Doubled in Value

In January, Leica announced the re-issue of the classic Noctilux-M 50mm f/1.2 ASPH. The silver edition was limited to 100 pieces and an official Leica reseller is claiming its value has already doubled. In a note on its Facebook Page, Lcameras.com — an official Leica reseller — said that despite receiving incredible demand for the …

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Lawyer Accidentally Uses Cat Camera Filter During Zoom Court Session

Camera filters have become all the rage in our social media and Snapchat age, but when funny filters accidentally get mixed with not-so-funny live Zoom meetings, hilarity can ensue. That’s what happened recently when a lawyer in a Zoom court session found himself stuck with a cat’s face. Lawyer Rod Ponton was attending a civil …

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OM Digital Piles On Even More Promises for New Products and Innovation

Since the completed transfer of Olympus’s imaging division to Japan Industrial Partners (JIP), the company has not announced or even hinted at any concrete examples of new products. But the company has continued to put significant press efforts behind promising that it will… eventually. In a short article on, strangely, the Olympus website instead of …

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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 website was created by Canadian developer Jacob Jackson, who launched it into beta last week. “We believe that image search should …

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Samsung’s Sensor Tech Can Capture High and Low ISO Simultaneously

Samsung has published a video that details how its Smart-ISO Pro technology works. The company explains that unlike how traditional ISO functions, its tech can capture two ISO ranges at the same time in the same photo to dramatically expand the dynamic range and color accuracy. Smartphone image sensors have massive limitations when compared to …

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