Pictures and Big Data, what can they tell us?

Christopher Gloger
Jun 10, 2019 · 8 min read
“OneOcean” by Brianna Larson is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 4.0

Since the invention of the Camera obscura, photography always has been a magical way of capturing the moment at a specific place and time. Bound to this moment, a picture can tell us stories about people, places, cultures. While a picture for itself already has much to tell, what can many pictures together tell us? With the increasing number of pictures being shared online around the world, especially over…