Face API

Face verification

Check the likelihood that two faces belong to the same person. The API will return a confidence score about how likely it is that the two faces belong to one person.

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Verification result: The two faces belong to the same person. Confidence is 0.7349.

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Face detection

Detect one or more human faces in an image and get back face rectangles for where in the image the faces are, along with face attributes which contain machine learning-based predictions of facial features. The face attribute features available are: Age, Emotion, Gender, Pose, Smile, and Facial Hair along with 27 landmarks for each face in the image.

See it in action

Gender female
Age 23.4
Glasses ReadingGlasses
Emotion Happiness
Detection result:
JSON:
[ { "faceId": "f0ecea08-5296-4c95-80dc-333122a88c90", "faceRectangle": { "top": 128, "left": 459, "width": 224, "height": 224 }, "faceAttributes": { "hair": { "bald": 0.0, "invisible": false, "hairColor": [ { "color": "brown", "confidence": 1.0 }, { "color": "blond", "confidence": 0.69 }, { "color": "black", "confidence": 0.54 }, { "color": "other", "confidence": 0.31 }, { "color": "gray", "confidence": 0.05 }, { "color": "red", "confidence": 0.04 } ] }, "smile": 0.939, "headPose": { "pitch": 0.0, "roll": -16.9, "yaw": 16.7 }, "gender": "female", "age": 23.4, "facialHair": { "moustache": 0.0, "beard": 0.0, "sideburns": 0.0 }, "glasses": "ReadingGlasses", "makeup": { "eyeMakeup": true, "lipMakeup": true }, "emotion": { "anger": 0.037, "contempt": 0.001, "disgust": 0.015, "fear": 0.001, "happiness": 0.939, "neutral": 0.001, "sadness": 0.0, "surprise": 0.007 }, "occlusion": { "foreheadOccluded": false, "eyeOccluded": false, "mouthOccluded": false }, "accessories": [ { "type": "glasses", "confidence": 0.99 } ], "blur": { "blurLevel": "low", "value": 0.0 }, "exposure": { "exposureLevel": "goodExposure", "value": 0.48 }, "noise": { "noiseLevel": "low", "value": 0.0 } }, "faceLandmarks": { "pupilLeft": { "x": 504.8, "y": 206.8 }, "pupilRight": { "x": 602.5, "y": 178.4 }, "noseTip": { "x": 593.5, "y": 247.3 }, "mouthLeft": { "x": 529.8, "y": 300.5 }, "mouthRight": { "x": 626.0, "y": 277.3 }, "eyebrowLeftOuter": { "x": 461.0, "y": 186.8 }, "eyebrowLeftInner": { "x": 541.9, "y": 178.9 }, "eyeLeftOuter": { "x": 490.9, "y": 209.0 }, "eyeLeftTop": { "x": 509.1, "y": 199.5 }, "eyeLeftBottom": { "x": 509.3, "y": 213.9 }, "eyeLeftInner": { "x": 529.0, "y": 205.0 }, "eyebrowRightInner": { "x": 579.2, "y": 169.2 }, "eyebrowRightOuter": { "x": 633.0, "y": 136.4 }, "eyeRightInner": { "x": 590.5, "y": 184.5 }, "eyeRightTop": { "x": 604.2, "y": 171.5 }, "eyeRightBottom": { "x": 608.4, "y": 184.0 }, "eyeRightOuter": { "x": 623.8, "y": 173.7 }, "noseRootLeft": { "x": 549.8, "y": 200.3 }, "noseRootRight": { "x": 580.7, "y": 192.3 }, "noseLeftAlarTop": { "x": 557.2, "y": 234.6 }, "noseRightAlarTop": { "x": 603.2, "y": 225.1 }, "noseLeftAlarOutTip": { "x": 545.4, "y": 255.5 }, "noseRightAlarOutTip": { "x": 615.9, "y": 239.5 }, "upperLipTop": { "x": 591.1, "y": 278.4 }, "upperLipBottom": { "x": 593.2, "y": 288.7 }, "underLipTop": { "x": 597.1, "y": 308.0 }, "underLipBottom": { "x": 600.3, "y": 324.8 } } } ]

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Face identification

Search and identify faces. Tag people and groups with user-provided data and then search those for a match with previously unseen faces.

Similar face search

Easily find similar-looking faces. Given a collection of faces and a new face as a query, this API will return a collection of similar faces.

Face grouping

Organize many unidentified faces together into groups, based on their visual similarity.

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