Facial Features Extraction for Color, Frontal Images

  • Michal Papaj
  • Andrzej Czyżewski
Part of the Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing book series (AINSC, volume 102)


The problem of facial characteristic features extraction is discussed. Several methods of features extraction for color en–face photographs are discussed. The methods are based mainly on the colors features related to the specific regions of the human face. The usefulness of presented methods was tested on a database of en–face photographs consisting of 100 photographs.


Feature Extraction Face Image Position Estimation Face Recognition System Face Photograph 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michal Papaj
    • 1
  • Andrzej Czyżewski
    • 1
  1. 1.Multimedia Systems DepartmentGdansk University of TechnologyPoland

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