Detect, analyze, and recognize faces

AI Engineer
Cognitive Services
Computer Vision
Face API

The ability for applications to detect human faces, analyze facial features and emotions, and identify individuals is a key artificial intelligence capability.

Learning objectives

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Identify options for face detection, analysis, and identification
  • Understand considerations for face analysis
  • Detect faces with the Computer Vision service
  • Understand capabilities of the Face service
  • Compare and match detected faces
  • Implement facial recognition


Before starting this module, you should already have: