Sunday, September 22, 2019

"Trail to Yesterday" restoration showcased in presentation on Artifical Intelligence

Psychotropic Films is employing the latest software technology that utilizes artificial intelligence (AI) to assist in the analysis and repair (restoration) of  “The Trail to Yesterday” (1918).  The following presentation by Algosoft-Tech (below) discusses the latest advances in AI and how AI is utilized in software to locate and correct defects in film. 

You can see in this presentation at 35:45-min, a featured a scene from The Trial to Yesterday  demonstrating the effect of the Algo-Soft software to assist in the restoration of film scanned to digital from 104 year old 35mm nitrate film stock.

How Recent 'AI' Breakthroughs Are Transforming Moving Image Restoration from Psychotropic Films on Vimeo.