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Detect specific body parts

asked 2013-06-20 17:41:14 -0600

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I would like to detect specific body parts in still images (not faces or eyes but uncommon ones such as bellybuttons and intimate organs). I have found Haar classifiers for faces, eyes, ears, mouths, noses and hands etc. What about the other body parts, are there any libraries with such classifiers (Haar or other)?

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answered 2013-06-21 01:49:52 -0600

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I think you can't find them,but you can train any thing you want with sample images of that.

Cascade Classifier Training

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Thank you. That's indeed an option but it would require me to build a database of thousands of cropped images of butts & co, which would be very tedious... I'd like to avoid that :)

eric gravatar imageeric ( 2013-06-21 05:11:51 -0600 )edit

answered 2015-03-13 15:33:38 -0600

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I'm sure there are mechanical turkers out there who would love to crop body parts.... #justsayin'

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