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Face recognition on GPU

asked 2019-06-21 14:37:41 -0500

JackOLantern gravatar image

One possibility to perform face recognition in OpenCV is using the FaceRecognizer class.

Is there an OpenCV CUDA counterpart of that class?

In other words, is it possible to perform face recognition on GPU with OpenCV?

Thank you for any help.

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answered 2019-06-22 00:28:32 -0500

berak gravatar image

none of opencv's face recogizer classes (from opencv_contrib) are gpu optimized at all (there is no code for this)

maybe you should try to use the dnn based facenet model instead, which can be run on opencl target.

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Thank you for your answer. Do you think that I can find face recognition acceleration on GPU under python and cv2?

JackOLantern gravatar imageJackOLantern ( 2019-06-22 01:01:31 -0500 )edit

Here is link: Face recognize with gpu and gpu 1

supra56 gravatar imagesupra56 ( 2019-06-23 04:21:54 -0500 )edit

@supra56 Thank you very much for your links.

JackOLantern gravatar imageJackOLantern ( 2019-06-24 02:08:01 -0500 )edit
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