September 7th, 2011

Another recent assignment for The Wall Street Journal, this one dealt with a curious new app called Mealsnap - the app lets you send pictures of your lunch/dinner/snack and immediately receive a caloric estimate of the grub you are about to consume. The app is surprisingly accurate at times and involves estimates from both a computer and people who are paid a few cents for each image they analyze (turns out this is a hobby for quite a few people). So here's the final illustration:

And here are the various sketches I sent: