Combining AI techniques with human creativity to reimagine the Liberator, including: Colourising the only surviving photo of O’Connell; Animating portraits and Making him ‘talk’…
#OnThisDay in 1847 Daniel O’Connell died in Genoa.
🇮🇪 Founder of modern Irish nationalism
🗳️ Champion of democracy
👊 Fought for enfranchisement of Catholics
🗣️ Held “Monster Meetings” with crowds of 100k
🏛️ Elected but banned from seat at Westminster
🏰 Lord Mayor of Dublin pic.twitter.com/QNgQsu9bHH
This SUNDAY sees Glasnevin Cemetery Museum mark the 200th Anniversary of Daniel O’Connell & John Norcott d’Esterre‘s duel in which O’Connell fatally wounded d’Esterre. We have a re-enactment of this historic event this Sunday at 2.30pm…Not to be missed!