Emotional Artwork

August 8, 2006 at 6:46 am (Science)

MoodwareBritish and American computer scientists have developed artwork that interacts with the viewer’s emotions and changes according to how they feel. As the viewer’s expression changes from a scowl to a smile, the computer generated painting changes from a dark, somber image to a brightly-colored one.

“The programme analyses the image of eight facial expressions, such as the position and shape of the mouth, the openness of the eyes, and the angle of the brows, to work out the emotional state of the viewer,” said Dr John Collomosse of the University of Bath in southwest England.

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