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07/07/20

We propose Localized Narratives, an efficient way to collect image captions with dense visual grounding. We ask annotators to...

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Unevenly Distributed

The Future Is Here!, the title of Mimi Onuoha’s video project reflecting the human side of crowdsourced image labelling, is spot on. The stories I have been told by crowd workers from across the globe doing this work full-time indeed often have an eerily Gibsonian ring to them. Especially the stories from Venezuela.

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12/02/20

A popular self-driving car dataset is missing labels for hundreds of pedestrians

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21/11/19

An introductory presentation about Data / Set / Match, a year-long programme seeking new ways to present, visualise and...

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Where Did ImageNet Come From?

November 2019

In September 2019 the ImageNet creator Fei-Fei Li gave a talk at The Photographers' Gallery talking through the events and key people that led to the creation of visual datasets.

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05/06/19

This labelling job has made me very observant. I have found pictures that made me think “if I had taken such a picture, then I...

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The politics of image search - A conversation with Sebastian Schmieg [Part II]

August 2017

The second part of the interview between Sebastian Schmieg and Nicolas Malevé. Schmieg reflects on his project 'Search by Image' and further discusses machine learning and intelligence as well the politics of image annotation.

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03/08/17

Quotations around automation, image making and labour. Collated by Adam Brown and Nicolas Malevé for Rethinking the workshop:...

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