Category Archives: Facial Attractiveness

Face Database

Just a quick compilation of the Face Database Collected for MIT’s Face and Object Recognition Lab. The face morphs from this database were awarded the 3rd prize in Scientific American’s Optical Illusions (2008).

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Aesthetic judgments of faces in degraded images

Javid Sadr, Bastian Fatke, Charisse L. Massay, Pawan Sinha doi: 10.1167/2.7.743 Journal of Vision November 20, 2002 vol. 2 no. 7 article 743 What makes a face beautiful? Facial symmetry and averageness have been proposed as important determinants of attractiveness, … Continue reading

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Facial Attractiveness

The Illusion of Sex. These images are morphed faces of over 50 of my friends at MIT from 2001-2003. People generally perceive the picture on the left as female and the picture on the right as male, but they are … Continue reading

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