The extra know-how advances, it leaves us with so many extra issues to be fascinated by. Be it synthetic intelligence, augmented actuality, digital actuality, know-how, particularly in a post-pandemic world, is ready to not solely progress to spectacular heights but in addition change into extra intricately related to our each day lives. Take as an example this YouTube video that has been doing the rounds on the web for its fascinating show of using Deepfake know-how. Deepfake know-how makes use of a type of synthetic intelligence, referred to as deep studying, to create fictional photos, and in addition morph and superimpose alterations on photos and movies.
Within the video, we see Elizabeth Taylor’s portrayal of the Egyptian ruler Cleopatra from the 1963 movie Cleopatra being morphed with the queen’s precise face utilizing Deepfake know-how. What that has resulted in are video clips the place it appears as if we’re watching Cleopatra in flesh and blood, shifting round and talking within the video clips from the 1963 movie.
The creators, referred to as Micano TV, talked about within the description of the video that they simulated Cleopatra’s face by digitally regenerating it primarily based on the present statues of the Egyptian ruler with the assistance of Deepfake know-how. Then they superimposed it on Elizabeth Taylor’s face within the film clips. Is not that so completely fascinating?
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The feedback part has customers expressing their amazement at each Cleopatra’s magnificence in addition to using Deepfake know-how, whereas additionally suggesting different historic figures that they’d like to see in flesh and blood like they noticed Cleopatra.
One consumer, Killington, stated, “Would like to see Socrates or one other historic Greek thinker” in an analogous method.
One other consumer, Kyle Burnett, commented, “Caesar subsequent. Caligula could be fascinating as properly.”
Different solutions included Adolf Hitler, former American President Abraham Lincoln, French queen Marie Antoinette, and even Alexander the Nice.
One consumer, who glided by the title Luke Chaos, checked out an alternate perspective and wrote, “Fascinating use of the know-how to carry a statue alive however do not name it ‘actual’ Cleopatra: it would mislead individuals. That is an artist’s impression primarily based on one other artist’s impression, and just one, albeit an historic one. It is perhaps just like the ‘actual’ Cleopatra, however alternatively, some frescoes present her with crimson hair, some artwork exhibits her nostril as thinner and extra pointy, it might even be attainable she had an Egyptian mom, which could change interpretations of her look. With out extra proof, we can not say that are actual or not.”
One other Youtuber referred to as Lee Fly stated, “Her face jogs my memory Alicia Vikander in ‘Man from UNCLE’”. What do you consider Cleopatra’s Deepfake reimagination? Tell us within the feedback.