LINK: Canon reveals RAISE, Photo Sharing with an AI Twist
Photos uploaded to RAISE (in JPEG format, with all ownership retained by the photographer) will be auto-tagged with the help of AI. In addition to basic category and subject tags, the AI will even add tags related to things like composition, style, emotion, and color.
In addition to hosting photos, RAISE aims to be a community of photographers built around the images. You can explore other people’s photos, receive insights from other photographers, and receive a personalized feed of photos based on your own uploads, tags, and preferences.
I’ll be interested to see how this competes against other more well established photo sharing communities, and other seasoned photography sites. Not sure that AI is the value add that’s needed. I GET it, in that it’s supposed to make tagging and organizing easier, but I have to wonder if photographers really care about that much. Happy to be wrong.
For what it’s worth, here’s the introductory video: