Apart from being the means to identify other members of the species, the human face provides a number of signals essential for interpersonal communication in our social life. It is our direct and naturally preeminent means of communicating and understanding somebody’s affective state and intentions on the basis of the shown facial expression.
VicarVision is involved in developing a broad range of technologies that enable computers to autonomously monitor indoor and outdoor environments. These technologies are utilized in a wide range of applications like consumer behavior analysis, surveillance and elderly care.
VicarVision likes to keep a close relationship to the academic world. Besides a regular amount of interns that perform their masters thesis research at VicarVision, from time to time academic research is carried out by VicarVision’s employees.Read more
Online FaceReader Demonstration
This page demonstrates its capabilities of automatically extracting the facial expression of a person from a single picture. Additionally, FaceReader is capable of extracting some personal characteristics, like gender, facial hair, an age indication and whether a person is wearing glasses or not. This online demonstration lets you analyze images containing a face, by entering a URL or uploading a file.