Dlib Face Identify


The dlib_face_identify image processing platform allows you to use the Dlib through Home Assistant. This platform allow you to identify persons on camera and fire an event with identify persons.

For using the result inside an automation rule, take a look at the integration page.

Configuration Home Assistant

# Example configuration.yaml entry
image_processing:
 - platform: dlib_face_identify
   source:
    - entity_id: camera.door
   faces:
     Jon: /home/hass/jon.jpg
     Bob: /home/hass/bob.jpg

Configuration Variables

source

(list)(Required)

List of image sources.

entity_id

(string)(Required)

A camera entity id to get picture from.

name

(string)(Optional)

This parameter allows you to override the name of your image_processing entity.

faces

(list)(Required)

List of faces sources.

confidence

(float)(Optional)

How much distance between faces to consider it a match. Using tolerance values lower than 0.6 will make the comparison more strict.

Default value:

0.6

If the platform fails to load because it could not install its requirement, install cmake: sudo apt-get install cmake.