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This article was published on February 11, 2011


    Research creates the ‘Average Face’ for countries across the globe

    Research creates the ‘Average Face’ for countries across the globe
    Jeff Cormier
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    Jeff Cormier

    Jeff Cormier, a graduate of SMU and the TW School of Law, is the co-founder of C4 Universe, LLC. Desire to know more? http://about.me/jffc Jeff Cormier, a graduate of SMU and the TW School of Law, is the co-founder of C4 Universe, LLC. Desire to know more? http://about.me/jffcrmr/bio...

    Are you average? What we mean is, do you have an average face?

    A super neat new project from Face Research offers individuals the opportunity to layer photos of different faces to arrive at an average of what a combination of faces looks like.

    Below is a sample of their work, (full portfolio here) showing the faces of women from certain countries. The United States is noticeably absent.  If you’d like to take a crack at what a U.S. face mashup looks like, feel free to do so here and let us see the results.

    That said, we’ll ask again, do you have an average face?