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How do I get an interchangeable lens camera on a tripod to focus on my face while I'm taking selfies?

I want to place the camera on a tripod, frame the shot, set the timer, stand where I want to be photographed, have the camera detect my face (sharp focus) and take the picture. My DSLR can't do this. ...
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Is there an exif tag for face areas?

There is a SubjectArea tag in EXIF. Is there something equivalent for Faces? https://www.cipa.jp/std/documents/e/DC-008-2012_E.pdf https://www.cipa.jp/std/documents/e/DC-X008-Translation-2019-E.pdf ...
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Migrating away from Picasa - "Write faces to XMP" changes the hashes of images

I want to migrate from Picasa (to digiKam) and to export the face tags. I tried the experimental feature of writing faces to XMP, and noticed it changes the SHA256 hashes of the files, which I want to ...
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What data does digikam actually share?

I am planning to switching from Lightroom to digikam as I do not like the subscription model. So far digikam looks very interesting. After reading the privacy statement I am a bit puzzled. Amongst ...
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Lightroom CC relationship between People and pictures

Is there a way to retrieve the database of associations between one person and all the tagged pictures? Both mac Photos and Windows Photos have an unencrypted sqlite database from where it is easy to ...
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Re-use the face recognition library in lightroom on another PC?

I have a rather large database of faces/names, created in Lightroom using the automatic face recognition. Is there a way to export some of those faces, to be reused in another installation of ...
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How to speed up Lightroom face detection?

I am using Lightroom (Windows) to tag all of my pictures using face detection, however I have 80,000 pictures and it is going very very slowly. Looking at task manager it appears to process an image ...
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Image extraction work

Hope everyone is doing good and I really need some help with regards to automate the image extraction work. We usually receive team/group images and the majority of the groups are shot on a natural ...
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Picture Metadata and Face Tags: What Software to Write and Read them?

These past three days were a nightmare to me as I was trying to find THE way to store picture metadata for my 5000 photo archive the correct way. Since I read this great blog post from Carl Seibert I ...
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Is there any automatically adjustable stand for camera? [closed]

When I have a container for taking photo that detects person when he/she enters it by PIR sensor, and I want to install camera that will be connected to the PC, that detects face of that person and ...
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What photo characteristics work best with facial recognition software?

I have teams that are doing surveys and taking photos of respondents (in and around their homes, often outside) with permission to take and use these photos for facial recognition. We're complying ...
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How to get subject eyes/face in focus reliably with my Fujifilm X-T10?

I have been getting inconsistent results with focusing on the face using a Fujifilm X-T10 set to eye-detection focus. When the face takes quite a large area of the photo (like for a head and shoulder ...
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Center, rotate, and zoom photo on a face

I have multiple photos of my 2 year old daughter since she was born and Google photos / Picasa has done a good job tagging her face in all the photos. Is there a way that I can center each photo on ...
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Human (body or face) detection/recognition open source software? [closed]

I have like a trillion of images in my disk and want to classify them basically in 2 groups: Those images which includes people (bodies or faces) Those images which does not include people Any ...
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Digikam: what shortcut for "confirm face tag" button?

I'm confirming face tags on my pictures. There are two cases: I'm placing new tag. In that case I just type tag name and press Enter key. Everything is working as ...
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Digikam: Is it possible to perform face detection/recognition on single photo?

I go through my photo collection and place face tags manually. When I find picture without any detected face but with actual faces I want to add face tags to picture and to fill tag names. Is it ...
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Lightroom 6 - Smart collection: search for pictures containing more than 'x' keywords/people

I would like to search for pictures containing more than 'x' keywords. The goal is to search for pictures containg more than 'x' people to find out which pictures are groups of people. Is that ...
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How to create face-detection masks (like in Snapchat/MSQRD/YouCam Fun)

How do you create these masks for live filter photo apps like this one?: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dmRJk0ZJsZk What image editing program would you need? What kind of format are these?
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Lightroom 6 - finding multiple faces with metadata filtering

Is there a way to perform metadata filtering in Lightroom (version 6) that allows finding images that contain multiple faces? For example, I would like to see image where BOTH of my kids are in them (...
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Is Lightroom 6 the tool for me?

At the moment I have many folders of photos, each folder representing an occasion. The photos were mainly taken by DSLRs and are in JPEG/RAW pairs. I would like to have some better way of viewing and ...
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What do the buttons do in digikam's face recognition UI?

A while back, there was a question on digikam's mailing list that unfortunately never got answered. I'd like to ask that question here. Paraphrasing, I'd like to know what happens when, after running ...
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What photo editing software will keep tags (incl. face/people tags) with the file (EXIF/XMP)?

I am evaluating Photoshop Elements and Lightroom for my photos. I store my photos in the cloud (currently OneDrive) and on a website (currently SmugMug). At the end of every year I like to go ...
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How to remove EXIF person tags created by Picasa?

I have many photos spread across several folders. Many photos contain EXIF person tags created by Picasa. How can I remove these tags? ...
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Can digiKam find images without face tags?

I use digiKam (currently version 4.10.0) to manage my photos, and would like to add face tags to images. For images with no tags yet, no problem: I can tag the faces when I tag the images. For images ...
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How do I prevent white box(es) (face detection) from showing up on my Canon EOS 60D?

I use a Canon EOS 60D to shoot a separate angle facing the audience at my Church. It works pretty well, except I have one huge issue. Whenever I point it to the audience, a bunch of white boxes start ...
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Is there a technique for taking photographs which will defeat facial recognition?

Is there an approach to photography that involves preventing facial recognition? I'm looking for a term, or some professional way of saying it, because I'm looking for a professional photographer who ...
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Does the Canon 600EX use face detection for improved ETTL?

I read that the canon 600ex rt has some face detect eTTL magic. Has anyone found this to provide real improvements? I'm shopping for a second flash and want to know if this is worth taking into ...
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Is there a digital camera that is able to save people bounding boxes?

I am looking for digital cameras that are able to recognize faces(automatically or by user input) and save those as tags in XMP using either Microsoft Photo 1.2 Schema or Metadata Working Group - ...
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Is there a people/face recognition filter for Lightroom? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there any plugin for Lightroom that enables face recognition? Is there a filter that recognises people for Lightroom? It would be useful for a first level filtering process,...
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How does "smile shot" work in cameras?

Nowadays some advanced cameras have the feature of "smile shot" without the photographer pressing the shutter. How do the cameras achieve this? How does it recognise the smile?
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What does the face detection feature actually do?

As "Face detection" really a catchy word in Compact camera market, What do face detection perform in a digital camera? what more does this feature do in addition to auto focus system?And why there is ...
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Is there any plugin for Lightroom that enables face recognition?

Is there any plugin for Lightroom that enables face recognition (i.e. show me all photos where someone appears, and tell me which new ones you think the person is)? I've considered switching to ...
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