Against Face Analysis

The use of mugshots in research, and the shift from face recognition to face attribute classification.

A grid of blurred mugshots showing five examples of of five body mass index categories from underweight to severely obese.
Marketing diagram showing a progression from “human in the loop” to “human on the loop” to “human out of the loop”.
Source: Veritone
Mostly blurred spreadsheet, with a list of states and totals on left side, ranging from thousands to hundreds of thousands.
Screenshot of research into how mugshots are stored and accessed.
Diagram of training process for a face recognition algorithm, showing data flowing through layers with annotated equations.
Diagram of face recognition architecture from insightface



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