ENG [#VS2015] Hello Face: #FaceAPIs in a Console App (2)

Hello!

New post for Azure Machine Learning Face APIs series

  1. Face APIs in Azure
  2. Hello Face: Face APIs in a Console App

After the setup of our Azure environment, we now can use Face APIs. Next step is to download the SDK and take a look at the examples. At this time the SDK contains examples for both, .Net and Android. Within the .Net sample there is a WPF app which consumes a PCL which is responsible for making the calls to the Machine Learning Face API services.

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The good thing about this model is that the PCL is easily portable to other projects. The following steps show how consume Face API services in a console app, using the PCL included in the SDK.

1. Add a new console application in the solution

2. Add a reference to ClientLibrary

3. Then in the Main we need to define a variable with our subscription key, and for this example we will open a local image to be processed

4. The following function displays the steps necessary for processing an image

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5. And the result is similar to the following one

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6 That’s it !

As always, can always download the complete sample from GitHub https://github.com/elbruno/ProjectOxford

Greetings @ Home

/El Bruno

Face APIs SDK, http://www.projectoxford.ai/sdk

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