Understanding media in the age of post-truth and trust crisis
AI in the classroom. Visual literacy, creativity and authorship
in the age of algorithm-driven media
Visual literacy, creativity and authorship | Media Education Lab
Read here about our full webinar series on AI in the Classroom In this fifth workshop, we will explore the influence of these complex mathematical formulas on the visual arts and their potential to both enhance and distort our understanding of reality. Beginning with a review on the history of visua…
A documentary exploring how artificial intelligence is changing life as we know it — from jobs to privacy to a growing rivalry between the U.S. and China.FRO…
Harry Potter By Balenciaga | Step by Step Tutorial
Alternative to D-ID. Try https://bit.ly/412eNx0 😊And here is a comparison of the two tools:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2gqHaOkkQ5c🔹 Music track for the…
The Trump AI Deepfakes Had an Unintended Side Effect
The most crucial element of the fake Trump-arrest images is not that they are misleading. It is that they are cinematic.
I thought I was immune to being fooled online. Then I saw the pope in a coat | Joel Golby
An encounter with an AI-generated image of his holiness has changed me: I now have sympathy for credulous baby boomers, says writer Joel Golby
Midjourney has banned “arrested” prompts after a journalist created viral AI images of Donald Trump
What We’re Reading
Viewer or voyeur? The morality of reportage photography
Do you look away from images of real-life horror, or look closer? A series of shocking photographs from Somalia asks disturbing questions about the ethics of bearing witness
Thinking Made Visible: The Winners of Our One-Pager Contest
We challenged teenagers to respond to the Times piece of their choice by creating an illustrated guide to what they gleaned. Here are our favorites.
It takes a few dollars and 8 minutes to create a deepfake. And that’s only the start
Powerful artificial intelligence tools that can create video, audio, text and pictures are raising fears the technology will supercharge disinformation and propaganda by bad actors.
How a fake AI photo of a Pentagon blast went viral and briefly spooked stocks
A falsified photograph of an explosion near the Pentagon spread widely on social media Monday morning, briefly sending U.S. stocks lower in possibly the first instance of an AI-generated image moving the market.
🤖 AI isn’t ‘hallucinating.’ We are.
Why ‘hallucination’ is a problematic term (hint – it’s not just because it anthropomorphizes the technology!) and what to do about it.
Fake animal news abounds on social media as coronavirus upends life
Bogus stories of wild animals flourishing in quarantined cities gives false hope—and viral fame.
Dolphins Spotted in Venice’s Grand Canal—for Real This Time
The coast guard and a rescue organization took about two hours to guide the cetaceans out of the canal
case law around copyright in artificial intelligence generated art
Here is a summary of the case law around copyright in artificial intelligence generated art based on the search results: – The US Copyright Office has eased its stance in new guidelines, and a decision on a comic book created using artificial intelligence. The Copyright Office has stated that there…
U.S. Copyright Office Rules A.I. Art Can’t Be Copyrighted
An image generated through artificial intelligence lacked the “human authorship” necessary for protection
New US copyright rules protect only AI art with ‘human authorship’
The US Copyright Office has eased its stance in new guidelines, and a decision on a comic book created using artificial intelligence
Understanding media by Marshall McLuhan | Open Library
Understanding Media by Marshall McLuhan, Marshal McLuhan, unknown edition,
Midjourney generated images after the two prompts proposed during the break-out rooms sessions:
The prompt that evoke the above four images was: Smog over the Hudson river in New York
And the one that turned into these four is: Show the impact from wild fires in Nova Scotia
and below are the „answers“ of Dall-E
Instructing Dall-E for the visual style you want it to recreate generates different results: 3D art, futuristic, water colors, photo-realistic, etc. In this case, no additional instructions about the style were given – same prompts from the Midjourney expriments