Animation below speaks for itself : )
Finally put together a script which makes jupyter notebooks plots interactive, such that when hovering over a scatter point plot, the underlying image displays, see demo + code below:
Very useful when looking at e.g. embeddings.
If the dataset is too large to store in memory, line 70 can be replaced with a real-time load command
Code is available here: https://github.com/choosehappy/Snippets/blob/master/interactive_image_popup_on_hover.py