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Recognition of human individuals
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Recognition of human individuals

Table of contents
1 Recognition of acquaintances
2 Recognition for commercial, security and legal reasons, including forensics
3 See also

Recognition of acquaintances

From nearby, a human individual is mainly recognized by his or her face. Other differences in appearance are less suitable:

People can also fairly well be recognized by voice. The combination of visual and auditive recognition is even more effective and often removes any doubts.

From longer distances, people can be recognized by their body size and shape and their gait.

Recognition for commercial, security and legal reasons, including forensics

See also