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Computer Vision with Python 3 by Saurabh Kapur

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Applications of machine learning for computer vision

Machine learning is used in situations when we want the computer to operate, infer situations, or make decision without any human intervention. Just like a human being, to make a computer capable of these features, we need to make the computer learn these situations in advance before the computer can understand these situations independently. An example of this could be to recognize faces in an image.

We need to tell the computer in advance what is a face what  it looks like, and what are some specific features that can help us detect a face in an image. The following are some more examples:

  • Handwriting recognition: This is one of the most common applications of machine learning in computer ...

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