VISUAL FACIAL AGEING USING PLS - Visual Ageing of Human Faces in Three Dimensions using Morphable Models and Projection to Latent Structures

David W. Hunter, B. P. Tiddeman

Abstract

We present an approach to synthesising the effects of ageing on human face images using three-dimensional modelling. We extract a set of three-dimensional face models from a set of two-dimensional face images by fitting a Morphable Model. We propose a method to age these face models using Partial Least Squares to extract from the data-set those factors most related to ageing. These ageing related factors are used to train an individually weighted linear model. We show that this is an effective means of producing an aged face image and compare this method to two other linear ageing methods for ageing face models. This is demonstrated both quantitatively and with perceptual evaluation using human raters.

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W. Hunter D. and P. Tiddeman B. (2009). VISUAL FACIAL AGEING USING PLS - Visual Ageing of Human Faces in Three Dimensions using Morphable Models and Projection to Latent Structures . In Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications - Volume 2: VISAPP, (VISIGRAPP 2009) ISBN 978-989-8111-69-2, pages 340-345. DOI: 10.5220/0001793403400345


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@conference{visapp09,
author={David W. Hunter and B. P. Tiddeman},
title={VISUAL FACIAL AGEING USING PLS - Visual Ageing of Human Faces in Three Dimensions using Morphable Models and Projection to Latent Structures},
booktitle={Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications - Volume 2: VISAPP, (VISIGRAPP 2009)},
year={2009},
pages={340-345},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0001793403400345},
isbn={978-989-8111-69-2},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications - Volume 2: VISAPP, (VISIGRAPP 2009)
TI - VISUAL FACIAL AGEING USING PLS - Visual Ageing of Human Faces in Three Dimensions using Morphable Models and Projection to Latent Structures
SN - 978-989-8111-69-2
AU - W. Hunter D.
AU - P. Tiddeman B.
PY - 2009
SP - 340
EP - 345
DO - 10.5220/0001793403400345