Author: Escargot https:// This is my model of Deckard's legendary blaster pistol from the movie Blade Runner. Textured in Substance Painter using the "PRB metalic-roughness" workflow.
In this blog I detail the work I have been doing over the past year in getting artificial neural networks to reconstruct films — by training them to reconstruct individual frames from films, and then getting them to reconstruct every frame in a given film and resequencing it. An autoencoder is a type of neural net with a very small bottleneck, it encodes a data sample into a much smaller representation (in this case a 200 digit number), then reconstructs the data sample to the best of its ability.
And he actually went out and researched and found this thing for me.
We say, "Can you believe he stood up when I approached the table? And it makes you important because we talk about it. The ones almost like capri pants, the ones that hover somewhere between the kneecap and the calf?
Yes indeed, those flying cars weren't actually flying – I know, mind blown.
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