"NotablePerson" (Built-in Classifier)

Determine the notable person in an image.



  • The classifier is applied to the largest face found in the image.
  • The classifier will return one of the possible classes, even if the person in the input image is not among these classes.
  • In the current version, the notable persons are dominated by US-known personalities.


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Basic Examples  (2)

Use the "NotablePerson" built-in classifier to determine what notable person is depicted in the given image:

Obtain the probabilities for the most likely classes:

Obtain a ClassifierFunction for this classifier:

Use the classifier function to classify:

Classify many examples at once:

Scope  (1)

Load the ClassifierFunction corresponding to the built-in classifier:

Obtain a subset of possible classes:

Options  (3)

ClassPriors  (1)

Use a custom ClassPriors to restrict the possible outputs:

IndeterminateThreshold  (1)

Use a custom IndeterminateThreshold:

UtilityFunction  (1)

Obtain the utility function of the classifier:

Classify an image using this new utility:

Compare to the result with the default utility:

Neat Examples  (1)

Obtain different notable persons with their corresponding probabilities:

Visualize a subset of results with the highest probabilities using WordCloud:

Introduced in 2018