FaceLight is a simple facial recognition method that can be used with Silverlight 's webcam. It searches for a certain sized skin color region in a webcam snapshot. This technique is not as perfect as a professional computer vision library like OpenCV and
the Haar-like features they are using, but it runs in real time and works for most cases.
This project has its root in a
that explains the method in detail. It's also available
A webcam and at least the Silverlight 4 runtime must be installed to run the samples. It's available for
for details. It's also available
coder and coordinator of this project.