Computers Detect Fake Paintings that are Replicas
Date: Sunday, October 15 @ 19:49:52 BST
Topic: Applications


Maastricht University (Netherlands) is working on computer vision software that authenticates paintings. There have been some major publications, as well as some buzz on the Web.
"Spotting a forged painting usually takes an expert eye and hours of analysis but that could change with a new digital authentication technique which analyses signs of an artist's unique style."

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The software program called Authentic can also help date paintings by a particular artist, reports New Scientist."








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