At these Montreal festivals, it’s the robots’ art world — we’re just living in it. Victor Swoboda, CBC Arts. May 31st, 2016.
Work in progress on “As our gaze peers off into the distance, imagination takes over reality…” featured on Akimbo Connects.
The following images show the results of training a SOM using the colour values of the original pano pixels and bypassing the segmentation processes. The result is that performance is improved (a 5px cell is possible), and the images are quite interesting, although the white sky dominates the image, where it was previously ignored as it was seen as a single giant segment and ignored.