System and method for appearance search

  • US 10,726,312 B2
  • Filed: 12/05/2017
  • Issued: 07/28/2020
  • Est. Priority Date: 12/05/2016
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. An appearance search system comprising:

  • one or more cameras configured to capture video of a scene, the video having images of objects, wherein at least one of the one or more cameras is further configured to identify, using a first learning machine at the camera, one or more of the objects within the images of the objects;

    one or more processors and memory comprising computer program code stored on the memory; and

    a network configured to send images comprising the one or more identified objects from the camera to the one or more processors,wherein the computer program code is configured when executed by the one or more processors to cause the one or more processors to perform a method comprising;

    generating, as output from a second learning machine, one or more signatures of the respective one or more identified objects and a signature of an object of interest;

    comparing the one or more signatures of the respective one or more identified objects with the signature of the object of interest to generate one or more similarity scores for the respective one or more identified objects; and

    transmitting an instruction for presenting on a display one or more of the images of the one or more identified objects based on the one or more similarity scores.

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