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pip install opencv

In this tutorial you will will learn how to pip install OpenCV on Ubuntu, macOS, and the Raspberry Pi. In previous OpenCV install tutorials I have recommended compiling from source; however, in the past year it has become possible to install OpenCV via pip, Python’s very own package manager. While installing from source will give […]

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Install OpenCV 4 on macOS

This tutorial provides step-by-step instructions to install OpenCV 4 (with Python bindings) on your macOS machine. OpenCV 4 was released on November 20th, 2018. I originally wrote this blog post when the alpha version was released, and it has now been updated on November 30th, 2018 to support the official release. OpenCV 4 comes with […]

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Install dlib (the easy, complete guide)

The latest release of dlib is special. It completely removes the boost.python dependency, making it significantly easier to install across the board on macOS, Ubuntu, and Raspbian. Thanks to the work of Davis King (the creator and maintainer of the dlib library) and Mischan Toos-Haus (who is responsible for removing the boost.python dependency), we can […]

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macOS for deep learning with Python, TensorFlow, and Keras

In today’s tutorial, I’ll demonstrate how you can configure your macOS system for deep learning using Python, TensorFlow, and Keras. This tutorial is the final part of a series on configuring your development environment for deep learning. I created these tutorials to accompany my new book, Deep Learning for Computer Vision with Python; however, you […]

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How to install dlib

Two weeks ago I interviewed Davis King, the creator and chief maintainer of the dlib library. Today I am going to demonstrate how to install dlib with Python bindings on both macOS and Ubuntu. I highly encourage you to take the time to install dlib on your system over the next couple of days. Starting next week we’ll […]

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macOS: Install OpenCV 3 and Python 3.5

Last week I covered how to install OpenCV 3 with Python 2.7 bindings on macOS Sierra and above. In today’s tutorial we’ll learn how to install OpenCV 3 with Python 3.5 bindings on macOS. I decided to break these install tutorials into two separate guides to keep them well organized and easy to follow. To learn how to […]

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