Indian Masked Faces In The Wild (IMFW) database

 

Indian Masked faces in the wild Database is collected into three sets:(i) Indian Celebrity, (ii) Instagram and (iii) Indian Crowd. The Indian Celebrity contains 40 Indian celebrities with 435 images, including Bollywood actors/actresses, television stars, sports personalities, and politicians. The Instagram set contains 377 images of 40 subjects downloaded from Instagram. We collected masked and non-masked images of Indian people with a public profile. The Indian Crowd set is collected from the common people who volunteered to contribute to the dataset. This set contains 120 subjects with 562 images. All the Images are collected in both constrained and unconstrained environments with variation in pose, illumination, background and masks worn by the people.

 

Due to privacy issues we will not be releasing the Instagram set. The database can be downloaded from the following link:

IMFW database (540 MB) (CRC32:1449f868 , MD5:3eee0446e471f4e5b237fd0f5597f28a)

To obtain the password for the compressed file, email the duly filled license agreement to databases@iab-rubric.org with the subject line "License agreement for Indian Masked Faces In The Wild"
NOTE: The license agreement has to be signed by someone having the legal authority to sign on behalf of the institute, such as the head of the institution or registrar. If a license agreement is signed by someone else, it will not be processed further.

This database is available only for research and educational purpose and not for any commercial use. Any work made public, whatever the form, based directly or indirectly on any part of the database must include the following reference:

  • S. Mishra, P. Majumdar, R. Singh, and M. Vatsa, "Indian Masked Faces in the Wild Dataset," in IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, 2021.