Photoreal Roman Emperor Project: 54 Machine-learning assisted portraits

For all the scare stories about AI and machine learning, this sort of use of it is just fascinating. These are not, of course, the actual faces of the emperors. This is machine-assisted art, rather than science. But as a way of bringing history vividly to life, of making this historic figures feel like real people — which, of course, they were, it's a really compelling exercise.


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