Finding Tiny Faces

CVPR 2017 Peiyun HuDeva Ramanan

Though tremendous strides have been made in object recognition, one of the remaining open challenges is detecting small objects. We explore three aspects of the problem in the context of finding small faces: the role of scale invariance, image resolution, and contextual reasoning... (read more)

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Task Dataset Model Metric name Metric value Global rank Compare
Face Detection WIDER Face (Easy) Massively-large receptive fields AP 0.919 # 9
Face Detection WIDER Face (Hard) Massively-large receptive fields AP 0.823 # 10
Face Detection WIDER Face (Medium) Massively-large receptive fields AP 0.908 # 9