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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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How to install OpenCV 4 on Ubuntu

In this tutorial you will learn how to install OpenCV 4 on your Ubuntu system. OpenCV 4 has not been officially released yet; however, a release is expected in Autumn 2018. Update: OpenCV 4.0.0-alpha is released as of September 20th, 2018. So, why bother installing OpenCV 4? You may want to consider installing OpenCV 4 […]

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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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Configuring Ubuntu for deep learning with Python

When it comes to learning new technology such as deep learning, configuring your development environment tends to be half the battle. Different operating systems, hardware, dependencies, and the actual libraries themselves can lead to many headaches before you’re even able to get started studying deep learning. These issues are further compounded by the speed of […]

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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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Ubuntu 16.04: How to install OpenCV

Over the past two years running the PyImageSearch blog, I’ve authored two tutorials detailing the required steps to install OpenCV (with Python bindings) on Ubuntu. You can find the two tutorials here: Install OpenCV 3.0 and Python 2.7+ on Ubuntu 14.04 Install OpenCV 3.0 and Python 3.4+ on Ubuntu 14.04 However, with support of Ubuntu […]

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