An AI service that analyses faces in images

Deliver low-friction, state-of-the-art facial recognition

Embed facial recognition into your apps for a seamless and highly secured user experience. No machine learning expertise is required. Features include: face detection that perceives faces and attributes in an image; person identification that matches an individual in your private repository of up to 1 million people; perceived emotion recognition that detects a range of facial expressions such as happiness, contempt, neutrality and fear; and recognition and grouping of similar faces in images.

Advanced facial recognition

Recognise faces according to diverse attributes.

Easy to use

Add facial recognition to your apps – all through a single API call.

Flexible deployment

Run Face in the cloud or on the edge in containers.

Built-in security

Rely on enterprise-grade security and privacy applied to both your data and any trained models.

Apply facial recognition for a range of scenarios

Detect, identify and analyse faces in images and videos. Build on top of this technology to support various scenarios – for example, authenticate people for access, count people in a space for crowd control or garner crowd insights for media campaigns.

See it in action

Face detection

Detect one or more human faces along with attributes such as: age, emotion, pose, smile and facial hair, including 27 landmarks for each face in the image.

Detection result:
[ { "faceId": "973c3177-7069-43fa-a454-71f7c8204e04", "faceRectangle": { "top": 76, "left": 446, "width": 226, "height": 284 }, "faceAttributes": null, "faceLandmarks": null } ]

Face verification

Check the likelihood that two faces belong to the same person and receive a confidence score.