Scroll up and down to the left of the screen to find
an image to work with
Click on an image to select and enlarge it
Once enlarged, click on the 'Search' button to load visually similar images
Once loaded, scroll up and down on the right to view the results
Click back on the left to close and select a new image
(Click this box to close it, click on the help_outline at the top right to reopen it)
Penny McCarthy - Macchia (2017)
This interactive piece allows viewers to compare fragments from McCarthy's visual archive with the
results of a search for visually similar images on Microsoft's Cognitive Services cloud platform.
The similarities and differences between the way humans and algorithms 'see' her images
allow McCarthy to explore how images are recognised and processed by the human mind.
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