Friday July 22, 2016

Search Engine That Automatically Face-Swaps You Into Your Image Results

Computer vision researcher Ira Kemelmacher-Shlizerman at the University of Washington has developed a face-swapping search engine that allows you to put your face into your image results. There is a beta out now for those of you interested. Personally, after looking at the results in the image below, I think I'll just stick to Photoshop. wink

News Image

The system analyzes the picture of your face and determines how to intelligently crop it to leave nothing but your face. It then searches for images matching your search term آ— curly hair, for example آ— and looks for "doppelganger sets," images where the subject’s face is in a similar position to your own.