Mar 25, 2022
Chris Ume is a
visual effects expert with many years experience in entertainment
and corporate projects. In 2020, he began experimenting with deep
fake technology, sourcing AI models from obscure Russian websites,
and experimenting with new techniques. That led to a collaboration
with an American actor known for Tom Cruise parody videos and Deep
Tom Cruise was born.
viral success of those deep fake videos and others, Ume co-founded
Metaphysic.ai in 2021 and the company recently closed a $7.5
million funding round.