Google Photos Color Pop images are rolling out

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Google covered a lot of ground during the I/O 2018 keynote, but the thread running through all of it was artificial intelligence. Google Photos is one of the places users encounter this technology most often, and it’s getting more AI magic. The Color Pop images Google announced in the keynote are already starting to appear in the app, but it’s not an on-demand feature.


The subject in a Color Pop image is in full color, but the background is black and white. Hence, the subject “pops.” According to a Reddit user, a Color Pop image appeared in his Photos Assistant tab after updating to v3.20. That version is still rolling out, so you’ll need to grab it from APK Mirror. You can see the image they got from Photos below.

via /u/amoleculee

You cannot use Color Pop on just any old image. The subject needs to be easily identifiable in order for Google’s servers to make the proper edits. When Google Photos detects a compatible image, it’ll appear as a suggested edit in the Assistant tab—I don’t have any after updating. For now, you cannot manually apply a Color Pop edit. Maybe that will change later.

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This article and images were originally posted on [Android Police – Android news, reviews, apps, games, phones, tablets] May 11, 2018 at 11:50AM. Credit to Author and Android Police – Android news, reviews, apps, games, phones, tablets





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