Photo Frauds Software
Date: Sunday, February 05 @ 13:37:39 GMT
Topic: Face Recognition


New version of fraud detection software has come out from Dartmouth College. The tools are being used by the FBI already.
"Fraud detection software for images essentially searches for photographic anomalies that the human brain ignores or can't detect.

Humans, for instance, ignore lighting irregularities in two-dimensional images. While the direction of light can be re-adjusted in 3D images from video games, it is difficult to harmonize in 2D photographs. The light in the famous doctored photo that puts Sen. John Kerry next to actress Jane Fonda at a protest rally actually comes from two different directions."
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