networked image

This article speculates how photography could evolve to face the challenges that the networked image and the environmental emergency has brought forward. It suggests a radical change in the visual cultures developed along with the adoption of a new file format.
TPG
2023-10
Maya Man's Glance Back will quickly snap a photo of you once a day at random when you open a new tab and inquire: “What are you thinking about?”
A visual panorama of... "the invisible matrix of human labor, energy consumption, and resource extraction that underlies digital networks and artificial intelligence."
An analytic website for stock photographers found that the average revenue per image per month or AI images is a whopping four and a half times bigger than photos or any other format.
TPG
2023-02
Stock photographers create more readable narrative figures.
Our video installation for the Photographers’ Gallery Media Wall, "Basic Necessities", documents the vibrant social dynamics []
“I'd love to hear @BradSmi explanation on this. I know Microsoft censor for the CCP in China, but this search is from the US.”
TPG
2020-09
Screen Time is a community clock project by Helmut Smits in collaboration with V2_Lab for the Unstable Media. Designed to connect strangers through their mobile backgrounds.
Lead researchers: Farida Vis, Simon Faulkner, Francesco D'Orazio and Lin PrøitzThis project is part of the Picturing the Social and ENGAGE research.his project focuses on the images
"Unquestionably, Instagram’s dominance of photograph- and video-sharing social media, coupled with the expansive transfer of rights that Instagram demands from its users, means that Plaintiff’s …
The Earth Archive The Earth Archive is both a program of scanning focused on endangered landscapes and an open-source collection of LiDAR scans accessible to scientists around the world. Our …
Looking to champion the graduates of HackYourFuture, a not-for-profit coding school for refugees, in a way that resonated with its participants, agency 72andSunny Amsterdam has hidden portraits of …
Folding@home (FAH or F@h) is a distributed computing project for simulating protein dynamics, including the process of protein folding and the movements of proteins implicated in a variety of …
Christopher Meerdo - Bundle Umbra Document, 2020 Drawing from hacker and whistleblower file caches sourced on the dark web, the exhibition considers what is seen and remains invisible within …
Simutaneous live-streaming on 40 accounts selling womens clothes. #Chinaecommerce (source: twitter/mbrennanchina)
(Can’t) Picture This 2: An Analysis of WeChat’s Realtime Image Filtering in Chats By Jeffrey Knockel and Ruohan Xiong We found that Tencent implements realtime, automatic censorship of chat images on …
“I noticed a structural abnormality when looking at a hex dump of an image file from an unknown origin only to discover it contained what I now understand is an IPTC special instruction. Shocking …
Buttons, Sascha Pohflepp 2006/2010 Between Blinks & Buttons is a twofold thesis project about the camera as a networked object. Through making their photos public on the Internet, individuals …
Merve Alanyali - Tracking Protests using geotagged Flickr photographs Watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=wCle_ARznj4 We analyse 25 million photos uploaded to Flickr in 2013 …
Sitting in the sun at a tech company cafeteria, this former Google worker described a year spent immersed in some of the darkest content available on the Internet. His role at the tech company mainly …
!Mediengruppe Bitnik, Delivery for Mr. Assange, 2013 «Delivery for Mr. Assange» is a 32-hour live mail art piece performed on 16 and 17 January 2013. On 16 January 2013 !Mediengruppe Bitnik posted a …
A new technique exploits sensor noise patterns unique to each camera that can help identify criminals via photographs posted online
How have these places managed to transform from monuments to atrocity and resistance into concrete clickbait?Concrete clickbait: next time you share a spomenik photo, think about what it means, Owen …
Photography of the Internet extends to unprecedented social fields and challenges of social norms for questioning cultural, economic and ethical values of photos circulating within the networks.