Effectiveness of Camouflage Make-Up Patterns Against Face Detection Algorithms

Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9730)

Abstract

The goal of this research was to evaluate which make-up patterns are effective in disrupting face detection algorithms. Three free or open source implementations of various face detection algorithms were selected. These were at first tested on an unaltered dataset. The dataset was then augmented with different make-up patterns. The patterns were chosen arbitrarily with the goal to disrupt the detection algorithms. The results show that the selected patterns decrease the accuracy of the face detection algorithms by about 10 %.

Keywords

Face detection Make-up camouflage Object detection Computer vision 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Faculty of Applied SciencesUniversity of West BohemiaPlzeňCzech Republic

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