Why DeepDream has nothing to do with Dreaming

Posted: June 19, 2015 at 11:35 am

A few people have emailed me to ask what I think about this, the method used to generate the image above. So I thought I would post the synthesis of my thoughts here. I was asked because my Ph.D. was about the mechanisms of dreaming. So what does this project have to do with dreaming? Well it turns out, not much at all. (more…)