Digital Imaging for Antiques

  • Digital imaging has become an important tool for dealers in the antiques business. Google Image Search, Facial Recognition Technology, FTIR, XRF, AI--all these new technoogies have become almost essential components of an antiques dealers tool kit. If you haven't begun to incorporate any of these into your research, then you may be left behind as young tech saavy dealers come into the marketplace. "AI will be bigger than the internet"--have you heard how this concept is being promoted? Could you do your business without the internet? I know I couldn't. And I think that within a year or 2 I won't be able to do the business without all of the tecnologies noted above. Please catch our next show as we open up the discussion on Digital Imaging for the Antiques Business.