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A Synthesis Method for Personalized 3D Face Reconstruction

  • Yu-chen Yan
  • Hai-bin Liao
  • Qing-hu Chen
  • Cheng-Yi Xiong
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 217)

Abstract

In order to balance modeling time and modeling accuracy of 3D face reconstruction, in this paper, we propose an integrated modeling approach combining shape-from-shading (SFS) and local morphable model (LMM), which can rapidly create a realistic 3D face model on the basis of a single 2D image. This method obtains 3D face (which is called 3D contour face) quickly by SFS firstly; then, recovers local accurate 3D data by LMM; lastly, reconstructs a 3D face model of high accuracy by carrying out interpolation smoothing on the 3D contour face with local 3D accurate data. Experimental results show that the method has the advantages of modeling with higher accuracy and lower complexity, and can reconstruct personalized 3D face model from a single real-world photo in a short time.

Keywords

3D face modeling Shape-from-shading 3D morphable model Radial basis function interpolation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yu-chen Yan
    • 1
  • Hai-bin Liao
    • 1
    • 2
  • Qing-hu Chen
    • 1
  • Cheng-Yi Xiong
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Electronic InformationWuhan University, WuhanWuhanChina
  2. 2.College of Electronic Information Engineering, Hubei Key Lab of Intelligent Wireless CommunicationSouth-Central University for NationalitiesWuhanChina

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