Viola-Jones Based Detectors: How Much Affects the Training Set?

  • Modesto Castrillón-Santana
  • Daniel Hernández-Sosa
  • Javier Lorenzo-Navarro
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6669)


This paper presents a study on the facial feature detection performance achieved using the Viola-Jones framework. A set of classifiers using two different focuses to gather the training samples is created and tested on four different datasets covering a wide range of possibilities. The results achieved should serve researchers to choose the classifier that better fits their demands.


Viola-Jones detectors facial feature detection training sets 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Modesto Castrillón-Santana
    • 1
  • Daniel Hernández-Sosa
    • 1
  • Javier Lorenzo-Navarro
    • 1
  1. 1.SIANI Edif. Central del Parque Científico TecnológicoUniversidad de Las Palmas de Gran CanariaSpain

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