facial recognition and substitution

face substitution via auduno


 Face Model Numbering https://github.com/auduno/clmtrackr

Face Model Numbering

it didn't fully register on my eyes (maybe my eyebrows are too thick), but this was the second i used it.

looks similar to a pressure point or acupuncture model

Facial Recognition in Singapore.

tries to determine information based off of your face.
it is facial recognition trying to determine age and gender.
potential applications:
security use
   shares many similar potential applications (or input uses / processing) as customer recognition, but with output, use differing to accommodate context.
customer recognition
   finding out demographics, reactions to products, checking in etc.

They just sell it as technology - with some human applications envisioned.

Facial hacking in media

This is more so identity scrambling via a "scramble suit" in Philip K. Dick's novels (represented here in screencaps of films). 
Meant to keep the wearer's identity secret, a scramble suit creates a "fake" face, either physically or just visually, to fool other people and security cameras.
The limitation to a projected scramble suit is that it does not physically change your face - meaning IR cameras (if sensitive enough) could still map one's face.

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Camouflage from face detection.

Facial recognition software is now on many cameras, photo editing or managing software (iPhoto, Picasa), and social networks.