Detect Faces and Face Landmarks in Images and Videos

The Face Detection endpoint detects and positions faces in real-time. This endpoint is useful if you need to determine if images or videos contain visible faces of people.

Detect face features and landmarks

Get the position of the faces along with the position of prominent landmarks such as the nose tip, mouth and eyes.

Works in real-time

Detect faces in Images, Videos and Live Streams within a few hundreds of milliseconds.


Why use Sightengine?

Fast and scalable

The API returns moderation results instantly and scales automatically to adapt to your needs.
Easily grow your Moderation Pipeline to tens of millions of images per month.


Built upon state-of-the-art models and proprietary technology. The moderation decisions are consistent and auditable, with feedback loops and continuous improvement built-in.

Easy to integrate

The API was built by developers for developers. You only need a few lines of code to be up and running.
Leverage our simple SDKs and detailed documentation.

Privacy compliant

No human moderator is involved, your images remain private and are not shared with any 3rd party.


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