Mario Stoynov (Bulgaria)
The installation “False Mirror” is designed around the contemporary technology for Augmented reality. It is broadly used for mobile applications development providing the so called “camera filters”. Using a face recognition algorithm the application enables the user to overlay an artificially developed imagery over human face.
The dynamic political times we are experiencing hardly pass anyone unaffected especially on the eve of national elections. Compilation of news coverage and journalistic broadcasts focused on the elections is examined under the technology for augmented reality to provide a true image of the Bulgarian political elite.
The filter is developed by Ivan Ivanov (@ivan.tride)