[BCAB] Facial Recognition

david chatten-smith davechsmith at hotmail.com
Thu Nov 16 13:52:27 GMT 2017


yes or products?
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Kerry Fielding" <littlemisslovely1973 at me.com>
To: "BCAB Discussion List" <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
Sent: Thursday, November 16, 2017 1:37 PM
Subject: Re: [BCAB] Facial Recognition


> So you're only allowed 100 friends and relatives ha ha ?
>
>
> Kerry
>
>
> On 16/11/2017 13:10, David chatten-smith wrote:
>> just to add to this.
>>   there is only an100 limit for this part of the product.
>>   david
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Graham Page" <gpage at useit.plus.com>
>> To: "'BCAB Discussion List'" <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
>> Sent: Thursday, November 16, 2017 12:37 PM
>> Subject: Re: [BCAB] Facial Recognition
>>
>>
>>> Hi Tony.
>>>
>>> I am coming to this thread late and have not read other responses quite
>>> yet but I never thought the face recognition part of Orcam was one of 
>>> it's
>>> strong features anyway.  It's a sighted person thinking they know what 
>>> is
>>> best without really stopping to think the situation through.
>>>
>>> In order for Orcam or indeed any system to work it has to have clearly
>>> seen the face before.  It has to have a good clear picture of the face 
>>> to
>>> create a signature for it.  If this procedure happens then it is 
>>> probable
>>> that the person concerned will and the person who's face is being
>>> recognised will probably know each other.
>>>
>>> If you need to speak to individual people at a busy event then even as a
>>> person interested in technology, I would suggest having a support 
>>> worker.
>>> Of course I am being very general here.  It does to some extent depend 
>>> on
>>> the person's requirements.
>>>
>>> Regards
>>>
>>> Graham
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Tony Fox
>>> Sent: 08 November 2017 21:09
>>> To: BCAB Discussion List
>>> Subject: [BCAB] Facial Recognition
>>>
>>>
>>> Hi All
>>>
>>> I  wondered if anyone on here had used the  Orcam for facial 
>>> recognition.
>>> I am currently working as an assessor for Access to work and have a 
>>> client
>>> who wants to use in the workplace.  I did work for Orcam until March 
>>> 2017
>>> and I did not feel then it was good enough to use in the workplace, for
>>> example identifying participants in a meeting.
>>> I would be interested to know anyone's thoughts.
>>>
>>> Tony
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