Wednesday, March 21, 2018

'Mad Men' Prop Auction

Mad Men has been off the air for three years and I really miss it but an auction of props from the show started this week and will continue until April 6. From Bobby Draper's bunny figurines to Don's cherry red Chrysler convertible there's something for every Mad Men fan at the Screenbid website.


Gloomy Sunday

Deep Learning Artificial Intelligence algorithms have attracted a lot of interest recently. Memo Akten's Learning To See series uses state-of-the-art Machine Learning algorithms to reflect on ourselves and how we make sense of the world. gloomy sunday shows a pre-trained deep neural network making predictions on live camera input, trying to make sense of what it sees, in context of what it’s seen before.

gloomy sunday from Memo Akten on Vimeo.

It can see only what it already knows, just like us.

More here

Algorithmic Architecture

Algorithmic Architecture by ManvsMachine is part of a campaign by Apple to demonstrate how its iMac Pro can be pushed to creative limits.

Apple ~ iMac Pro from ManvsMachine on Vimeo.

Via It's Nice That

Infrared Paris

Parisian photographer Pierre-Louis Ferrer’s infrared technique creates a dreamy, winterlike vision of The City Of Light. He chose a blue and white filter to create a pure look that emphasises the white foliage surrounding the buildings.

Pierre-Louis on Instagram

See more:  Fubiz Media

This Film Used to Be About Rum

Cuba ran up a debt with the former Czechoslovakia during the Cold War years and devised a plan to repay the old debt with rum. MEL Films visited Cuba to create a puff piece about that plan but instead they found a much bigger story.

This Film Used To Be About Rum from MEL Films on Vimeo.

Via The Awesomer