Getting Started

What is OpenPose? A Guide for Beginners.

In this guide, we discuss what OpenPose is, what you can do with the model, and how you can use OpenPose.

What is OpenCV? A Guide for Beginners.

Learn what OpenCV is, what you can do with OpenCV, how OpenCV performs on various tasks when run on CPU vs. GPU, and more.

What is Object Detection? The Ultimate Guide.

In this guide, we discuss what object detection is, how it works, how to label and augment data for object detection models, and more.

How to Use LabelMe: A Complete Guide

In this guide, we discuss the features in LabelMe, how to install LabelMe, and how to start annotating images in the tool.

Resources to Build Computer Vision Applications Faster

Learn how Roboflow Utilities, Templates, Research, and Showcase can help you build computer vision applications faster.

Getting Started with Roboflow

Roboflow eliminates boilerplate code when building object detection models. Get started with an example.

Recap: Roboflow's 12 Days of #Shipmas

Team Roboflow decided to end 2022 strong and kick off 2023 with a bang by shipping 12 new features in 12 days. Updates were made to model-assisted labeling, model training, annotation tools, the REST API, Python SDK, and more.

Launch: Roboflow Command-line Interface

The Roboflow CLI will improve workflows and the ability to use Roboflow when building computer vision applications. You can use the new Roboflow CLI to access information about your workspaces

Sharing Your Computer Vision Project on Roboflow Universe

In this guide, learn how to launch your computer vision project on Roboflow Universe.

Launch: Smart Polygon Labeling

Roboflow Annotate [] now offers automated polygon labeling for all users. With as few as one click, you can apply a polygon annotation to objects in your

Train Activity Recognition Models Using Spectrograms and Computer Vision

As Ph.D. students in the Active Robotics Sensing Lab (ARoS) at NC State under the supervision of Dr. Edgar Lobaton, we developed in conjunction with The Engineering Place at NC State a set of activities to walk high school students through the entire computer vision pipeline.

How to Train YOLOv5-Classification on a Custom Dataset

YOLOv5 [] is one of the most popular object detection networks in the world, and now object detection isn't the only trick up its

Building Custom Computer Vision Models with NVIDIA TAO Toolkit and Roboflow

NVIDIA's TAO Toolkit provides a framework for fine-tuning popular computer vision models using your own data. In this tutorial, we'll be demonstrating how to use Roboflow to curate a high-quality computer vision dataset to use with NVIDIA's TAO Toolkit.

Roboflow’s Python Pip Package For Computer Vision

Regardless of whether your project is a new product line, a new industrial production system, a research project, or a personal one to help you learn what computer vision is all about, you'll want to add "pip install roboflow" to your code - and here's why.

Improving Computer Vision Datasets and Models

Common tips and tricks to improve your computer or machine vision dataset, including using Roboflow Train and the Dataset Health Check tools.

What is CVAT (Computer Vision Annotation Tool)?

Learn how to annotate images in CVAT, an open-source, web-based tool for labeling data for object detection, segmentation, classification, and other tasks.

Identifying Chocolates With Computer Vision

It’s Valentine’s Day, and your sweetheart has given you a beautiful box of chocolates. You pick out a delicious looking bonbon, bite into it, and…it’s your

Who cares about Nemo, let's find some Sexy Shrimp!

Creating a computer vision model with Roboflow to detect sexy shrimp.

Live Coding: Blackjack Basic Strategy

Follow along as I use a playing cards object detection model [] from Roboflow Universe [] to build a computer-vision powered Blackjack

Choosing the Right Problem Statement

Creating a computer vision model, at the outset, seems like a pretty involved task. Even if you’re using an end-to-end solution [] like Roboflow, the

Building vs. Buying a Computer Vision Platform

“You could do what Roboflow does yourself but…why would you?” -Jack Clark, Co-Founder of Anthropic [], former Policy Directory at OpenAI [], It’s

What Does "End to End" Really Mean?

Developing, deploying and optimizing computer vision models used to be a cumbersome, painful process. With Roboflow, we sought to democratize this technology, which (first and foremost) meant knocking down the

Video Inference with Roboflow

One common question we get is "Can I use my Roboflow model on a video?" The answer is yes! Videos are really just a sequence of images, so

Danger Monitoring for Cyclists using Raspberry Pi and Object Detection

This is a guest post authored by Herberto Warner [] and lightly edited by the Roboflow team. Herberto's Github [

ELI5 CLIP: A Beginner's Guide to the CLIP Model

You may have heard about OpenAI's CLIP model []. If you looked it up, you read that CLIP stands for "Contrastive Language-Image Pre-training.