We Need to Change How Image Datasets are Curated

Why many gold-standard computer vision datasets, such as ImageNet, are flawed

Catherine Yeo
Jul 2, 2020 · 4 min read

Even though it was created in 2009, ImageNet is the most impactful dataset in computer vision and AI today. Consisting of more than 14 million human-annotated images, ImageNet has become the standard for all large-scale datasets in AI. Every year…