Python Integration with facerec

facerec is a facial recognition/identification library from OpenCV.  It has a Python binding already built in, and is capable to recognizing multiple faces.

Download

$ git clone https://github.com/bytefish/facerec.git

Build and Install

$ sudo python setup.py install

This installs facerec python modules in /usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/facerec. To use it, be sure your PYTHONPATH includes this path.

Run

The main facerec demo is facerec/py/apps/videofacerec/simple_videofacerec.py

References