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Heart rate measurement from webcam or video

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Face detection and tracking are used to observe the tiny variations in skin tone that result from the increased blood flow after a heart beat. By averaging, filtering and Fourier-transforming these variations the heart rate is estimated and graphed.

Multiple persons in the scene are analysed simultaneously.


pip3 install heartwave


heartwave [optional filename, URL or camera ID]

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