About Luxand, Inc.
Luxand, Inc. is a private hi-tech company formed in 2005. Luxand research activities began with Artificial Intelligence and biometric identification technologies, allowing the company to develop a complete set of tools and libraries to perform fully automatic recognition of human faces and facial features. Today, the company provides a broad range of facial feature recognition solutions. The company’s products and technologies are used by biometric identification and security companies, banks, the entertainment industry, medical and cosmetic industry, at online entertainment portals, chat rooms, and movie Web sites around the globe. Police organizations and the military are using Luxand technologies to identify people and locate personal records by facial photographs. Government, municipal and commercial entities are employing our products in their document workflow for automating the process of entering facial pictures in a database. Universities and research facilities are using our tools and technologies to conduct scientific researches.
Luxand, Inc. has its own research and development lab. Scientists, researchers and developers working in the research lab design next-generation technologies that can not only recognize faces and facial features, but automatically build highly realistic 3D models. With the help of these models, one can animate and transform faces as demonstrated in popular projects such as: PhotoSmileys.com, MakeMeBabies.com, In20Years.com, PicTreat.com, MakeMeZombie.com, as well as a number of projects for the mobile entertainment industry. Many technologies developed by Luxand are protected by U.S. Patents: 8,265,410 (Automatic Correction and Enhancement of Facial Images); 8,842,889 (System and Method for Automatic Face Recognition); 8,879,804 (System and Method for Automatic Detection and Recognition of Facial Features); 9,314,692 (Method Of Creating Avatar From User Submitted Image).
We made substantial contributions to academic research and development. Our tools and technologies were used and referenced in over 150 papers published in renowned scientific magazines.
With our powerful technologies, flexible conditions and affordable prices, we are proud to work with many well-known companies. Our customers include Universal Pictures, Samsung, LG, Philips, Fujitsu, Citrix, NEC Asia Pacific, Diebold, Boeing, Unilever, P&G, PACCAR, Ford, Danone, FIS, Havas Worldwide, Badoo, U.S. Department of Defence Cyber Crime Center, Florida Department of Corrections, Singapore Ministry of Home Affairs, Banco Azteca (Mexico), Kyoto Institute of Technology, Korea National Forensic Service, and Comando Generale dell'Arma dei Carabinieri (Italy).
Our products are available worldwide via a broad distribution network. You can find a local partner here: http://luxand.com/partners.
Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or suggestions. Our email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.