Helping people with limited visual ability to identify people within range

What it does

Uses a CNN to identify people in camera range and reads out their identity or location.

How we built it

Raspberry PI + face_detection python module + pyttsx3 python module

Challenges we ran into

porting over all data to raspberry pi, installing all required modules and physical camera to raspberry pi

Accomplishments that we're proud of

getting it to work! having the text to speech come together

What we learned

raspberry pi has rather low memory restraints

What's next for Power to the blind

Sharp tuning people in range detection

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