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How to Code Non-Maximum Suppression (NMS) in Plain NumPy

Double Detection in Computer Vision If you’ve been working with object detection long enough, you’ve undoubtedly encountered the problem of double detection. For some reason, the model detects

Building a Computer Vision Assisted Pill Inspection System

The article below was contributed by Timothy Malche, an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Applications at Manipal University Jaipur. Pill Inspection System Overview This project creates a system

How to Crop Computer Vision Model Predictions

This article shows how to use cv2 to crop regions of interest in a computer vision project.

Deploy Models from Roboflow with the Luxonis DepthAI SDK

The new Luxonis DepthAI SDK Roboflow Integration gives users the option to deploy Roboflow models to OAK devices with more functionality and out-of-the-box options for customization of inferences.

Track and Count Objects Using YOLOv8

Counting moving objects is one of the most popular use cases in computer vision. It is used, among other things, in traffic analysis and as part of the automation of manufacturing processes. That is why understanding how to do it well is crucial for any CV engineer.

How to Save Computer Vision Predictions to a Google Sheet

In this guide, we walk through how to save predictions from a computer vision model to a Google Sheet.

Deploy Computer Vision Models to Raspberry Pi with Docker

To follow along with this tutorial, you will need a Raspberry Pi 4 or 400. You will need to run the 64-bit Ubuntu operating system. Roboflow supports deploying custom computer

How to Count Objects in an Image Using Python

In this article, we show how to count occurrences of objects in an image using Python.

Narrate the Contents of a Room with Computer Vision

In this guide, learn how to use text-to-speech with computer vision models to narrate the objects in a room.

HPU vs GPU - Benchmarking the Frontier of AI Hardware

When you are training machine learning models, it is essential to pick hardware that optimizes your models performance relative to cost. In training, the name of the game is speed per epoch – how fast can your hardware run the calculations it needs to train your model on your data.

Computer Vision Assisted Structural Damage Inspection Using Drones

In this post, Timothy Malche walks through how to inspect structural damage with computer vision and drones.

Deploying Machine Learning Models with PyTorch, gRPC and asyncio

Today we're going to see how to deploy a machine-learning model behind gRPC service running via asyncio. gRPC promises to be faster, more scalable, and more optimized than HTTP v1.

Synthetic Data Generation with Stable Diffusion: A Guide

In this tutorial, we walk through how to generate images with Stable Diffusion for use in a computer vision model.

Detecting and Reading QR Codes Using Computer Vision

In this article, we're going to walk through how to detect and read QR codes using Roboflow and Python.

School Bus Detection Using YOLOv5 (Tutorial – Part 2)

This is a guest post by Kristen Kehrer [] , Developer Advocate at CometML [].  Since

Blurring Faces to Preserve Privacy with Computer Vision

Quote of the day: “Keep calm and carry on.” -Winston Churchill Computer vision applications can be used in a variety of settings and sometimes information captured in your dataset might

Accelerate PyTorch Models via OpenVINO™ Integration with Torch-ORT

According to Gartner [] , 85% of machine learning projects fail. Worse yet, Gartner predicts that this trend will continue through 2022. So, when

How to Use Computer Vision to Control OBS Studio

Learning outcomes 💫 By the end of this blog post, you will be able to... * Understand how to set up the OBS Websocket and roboflow.js [

How to Train YOLOv5 Instance Segmentation on a Custom Dataset

YOLOv5 is usually associated with object detection and is one of the most popular networks in the world for that task. Recently, image classification was added to YOLOv5, and it

Launch: Test Computer Vision Models Locally

Roboflow has extensive deployment options [] for getting your model into production. But, sometimes, you just want to get something simple running on your development machine. If

Using Computer Vision with Drones for Georeferencing

You can extract information about objects of interest from satellite and drone imagery using a computer vision model, but a machine learning model will only tell you where an object

How I use Computer Vision and Twilio to Guarantee Availability at Busy Public Tennis Courts

Some people don’t follow the rules at public tennis courts. Most city courts are first-come-first-serve, and you’re meant to limit play to a set amount of time if

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 sleeve! As

How to Use S3 in Your Computer Vision Pipeline

AWS S3 [] is a cloud storage service that can be used to store and share data. Roboflow [] is an end-to-end computer vision

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.