Robust face alignment is the task of face alignment in unconstrained (non-artificial) conditions.
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Our method uses entire face images at all stages, contrary to the recently proposed face alignment methods that rely on local patches.
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Then we propose a novel loss function, named Adaptive Wing loss, that is able to adapt its shape to different types of ground truth heatmap pixels.
Ranked #1 on Face Alignment on 300W