Face detection using skin colour information and haar features

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ChanchalMahadevPatil and Paradeshi K. P

In today’s world security of data, person and information is very important aspects.So biometric systems for user authentication are becoming increasingly popular due to the security control requirement in identity verification, access control, and surveillance applications. For authentication various recognition techniques are used e.g. vein pattern recognition, face recognition. For face recognition accurate face detection is primary need. Here we present two different approaches for face detection. First face detection approach is based on skin colour detection. Second approach is Haar feature based face detection.

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