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cat face detecting (attempt…)

I saw an automatic cat laser pointer video online.

For this project I want to change the laser pointer to a camera and make it a cat face detecting tool, so that I can live stream the video on iphone.

Using what I learned from the laser project, I came up with the following:



Using processing and openframeworks, I was able to achieve the following:

processing code:


Notice the image insert in the code, as of now I can only feed jpg image taken by webcam and feed them to the program. Feeding video crashes my laptop.

detaching faces:


After I set up everything and here comes the problem… The program does not detect cat’s face…


It never came across my mind…

SO there it is – my attempt on pet detecting camera tool.