Sighthound Cloud API

How To Add This Control To Your Project

  1. Make sure you have the latest version of EZ-Builder installed.
  2. Select the Install button below to download the archive file.
  3. Double click the downloaded archive file to execute installer.
  4. The installer will add this control to EZ-Builder.
  5. Load EZ-Builder and press the Project -> Add Control button from the menu.
  6. Choose the Camera category tab.
  7. Press the Sighthound Cloud API icon to add the control to your project.

The Sighthound Cloud Detection API returns the location of any people and faces found in robot camera video. Faces can be analyzed for gender, age, pose, or emotion; and a landmark detector can find the various facial features in the detected faces, including eyes, nose and mouth, by fitting 68 landmark points to those features.

User-inserted image

*Requirement: This plugin requires EZ-Builder 2019.12.11.00 or higher

Variables are set with information that has been detected.

This plugin requires a Camera control to be added to your project. The image that will be detected will come from the camera control. 

Lastly, you will require an account with There is a free demo account that you can configure which limits the number of calls.

#1   — Edited
Very nice. Can detect faces even on very low (160 x120) resolution!
Really? That's great! Did it detect the features of the face at that resolution? I think it'll be neat to return the face features as coordinates so people can calculate face features as well. Have a few ideas for this control
It was off just slightly in the overlay but captured mouth eyes and nose with jaw and I had a hat on! All other resolutions are perfect match.

I look forward to what you have up your sleeve!