Updated: Feb 20, 2019
Emotions are the essence of what makes us human. They impact our daily routines, our social interactions, our attention, perception, and memory.
One of the strongest indicators for emotions is our face. As we laugh or cry we’re putting our emotions on display, allowing others to glimpse into our minds as they „read“ our face based on changes in key face features such as eyes, brows, lids, nostrils, and lips.
Computer-based facial expression recognition mimics our human coding skills quite impressively as it captures raw, unfiltered emotional responses towards any type of emotionally engaging content. But how exactly does it work?
We have the answers. This definitive guide to facial expression analysis is all you need to get the knack of emotion recognition and research into the quality of emotional behavior.