Defusing photobombs: Researchers find ways to remove distractions from photos

Screen Shot 2015-09-01 at 11.59.39 AMResearchers have found an automated way to identify and eliminate those stray soda cans, roaming cars and photobombing strangers that can send favorite photos to the recycle bin.  Called distractors, they are elements that take away from the central focus of the photo.