Photo|Frome’s policy on the use of AI in Photography

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Photo|Frome has just published this: Throughout history, photography and technology have symbiotically evolved. From the nuanced techniques of darkroom dodging and burning, the digital revolution brought about by Photoshop, and now, the dawn of Artificial Intelligence. Photographers, in every era, have continually explored and stretched the boundaries of creativity, moulding the medium to manifest their visions. Certain genres of photography, …

Co-Evolution of Photography and Technology

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Call me lazy, but I asked ChatGPT to write an essay on how, from the beginning, photography has been totally intertwined with technology. in fact, both developed each other, and now we are facing the next generation of AI imaging tools. I prompted to include discussion of Vilém Flusser‘s work, and in particular his definition of ‘apparatus’. Here is what …