Listen To An Expert Image Analyst Easily Explain The Science Behind Photo Filters

Oct 3, 2015

Tiffany Mueller

Tiffany Mueller is a photographer based in Hawi, Hawaii. You can follow her Twitter here and her personal life here.

Listen To An Expert Image Analyst Easily Explain The Science Behind Photo Filters

Oct 3, 2015

Tiffany Mueller

Tiffany Mueller is a photographer based in Hawi, Hawaii. You can follow her Twitter here and her personal life here.

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Untitled-1Photo filters like those we find in Instagram, VSCO, and Photoshop are often used to apply a desired style to a photograph without having to put much thought into it, but have you have ever took a moment to think about how they work under the surface? How exactly do they work and what’s actually happening to your photograph?

Turns out, it’s all about kernel convolution– you can learn all about that and more as image analyst, Dr Mike Pound, explains all about some our favorite filters and the nitty-gritty of they do what they do. He explains it much more concisely and eloquently than I could, so I’ll leave the rest to Dr. Pound…

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2 responses to “Listen To An Expert Image Analyst Easily Explain The Science Behind Photo Filters”

  1. Alim Avatar
    Alim

    Simon from The Inbetweeners all grown up.

  2. Robin Avatar
    Robin

    Eh?