From a metal, jewellery-like mask to crazy make-up and hairstyles, people are finding creative ways to confuse and subvert facial recognition technology. Photo: Instagram / @daintyfunk From a metal, jewellery-like mask to crazy make-up and hairstyles, people are finding creative ways to confuse and subvert facial recognition technology. Photo: Instagram / @daintyfunk
From a metal, jewellery-like mask to crazy make-up and hairstyles, people are finding creative ways to confuse and subvert facial recognition technology. Photo: Instagram / @daintyfunk

Surveillance

Facial recognition opponents wear clothes, masks and make-up designed to confuse the software

  • One attempt to reclaim privacy is Computer Vision Dazzle, which uses crazy make-up and hair to create an ‘anti-face’ that confuses facial recognition algorithms
  • Polish designer Ewa Nowak has created a metal, jewellery-like mask that can deflect recognition software in security cameras

Topic |   Surveillance
From a metal, jewellery-like mask to crazy make-up and hairstyles, people are finding creative ways to confuse and subvert facial recognition technology. Photo: Instagram / @daintyfunk From a metal, jewellery-like mask to crazy make-up and hairstyles, people are finding creative ways to confuse and subvert facial recognition technology. Photo: Instagram / @daintyfunk
From a metal, jewellery-like mask to crazy make-up and hairstyles, people are finding creative ways to confuse and subvert facial recognition technology. Photo: Instagram / @daintyfunk
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