DEPFAKE in the hands of an enthusiast coped better than Lucasfilm specialists with the face of Luke Skywalker in the final of Mandalor
Two weeks ago, the Mandaloret, in which Luke Skywalker appeared. Many fans did not like what the young Jedi looked like. Therefore, one enthusiast decided to fix it.
What is known
The author of the Shamook YouTube channel has published a video in which he replaced the hero’s face with the help of Deepfake algorithms. Surprisingly, the result was better than the experts of the Lucasfilm film studio did. The video shows that Skywalker with Deepfake has a more natural face. The hero also does not have such pale eyes. By the way, according to the author, the video was made only 4 days.
If you suddenly did not know
Deepfake is a technology that, using artificial intelligence and neural networks, replaces the original image with any existing. Mainly with Deepfake they create fake videos, but sometimes technology is also used for the benefit. For example, last year at the exhibition at the Museum of Salvador Dali with the help of AI “revived” the artist. He talked with visitors to the museum, told them stories about his paintings and lives, and also took a selfie and sent photos to the mail of visitors.