There is an app or a website for almost everything these days, so why not a website that allows you to create a 3D model of your face using your selfies? This is exactly what a website (click here) created by the team at the University of Nottingham and Kingston University has done — construct a 3D face from a single image.
It does this using AI that has already been trained on how to analyze a human face, the AI uses a Convolutional Neural Network (or CNN) to map 2D pixels to three-dimensional coordinates on the face, regardless of expression or lighting condition.
Of, course, I had to try it out.
And the result was not bad:
Notice the ‘beards?’
For the uptight ones who can’t see the point behind this, he
The possibilities are endless, but for now, you can always use them to spice up your avatars.