FisherFaces for Face Matching

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FisherFaces for Face Matching 1 Matlab Source Code. We develop a face recognition algorithm which is insensitive to large variation in lighting direction and facial expression. Taking a pattern classification approach, we consider each pixel in an image as a coordinate in a high-dimensional space. We take advantage of the observation that the images of a particular face, under varying illumination but fixed pose, lie in a 3D linear subspace of the high dimensional image space if the face is a Lambertian surface without shadowing. However, since faces are not truly Lambertian surfaces and do indeed produce self-shadowing, images will deviate from this linear subspace. Rather than explicitly modeling this deviation, we linearly project the image into a subspace in a manner which discounts those regions of the face with large deviation. Matlab Image Processing Toolbox is required.
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Operating System Windows 2000 Windows Me Windows NT Windows Windows 3.x Windows 95 Windows XP Windows 98
System Requirements Windows 3.x/95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003 Server, Matlab Image Processing Toolbox.
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