TIPS AND TRICKS

This section of our website contains a few tips and tricks for the effective construction of facial composites using our software products and associated PaintShop program. They are all based on real requests for advice and help that we have received from our customers.  Browse and digest at your leisure.

 

If you have a question, a request or would simply like to contribute your own tip or trick for inclusion, do not hesitate to contact us.

Level of difficulty:  * easy    

* How to use the blending function in EFIT-V 5.006
Final_image_blending_5.006.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [520.0 KB]
* Updating Dongle USB Keys
Updating Dongles.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [795.7 KB]
* Darkening overall skin tone of a face
How to Darken Skin Tone.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [523.7 KB]
* How to make an automatic link to your chosen paint program
E-FIT EFIT-V File Association.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [906.5 KB]
* How to run EFIT-V in Spanish (Como instalar el EFIT-V en Espanol)
Changing_to_Spanish.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [322.4 KB]
* Changing the background colour in EFIT-V
Changing background colour.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [606.6 KB]
* How to run 3D EFIT with a windows 7 computer
Using 3D EFIT under microsoft Windows 7 [...]
Adobe Acrobat document [1.2 MB]
* Creating a shaven head
creating_shaven_head.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [692.8 KB]

Level of difficulty:  ** medium     

** How to import accessories (hairstyles, hats, clothing...) into EFIT-V
Importing Items.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [1.3 MB]
** Making Receding and Thinning Hair
Receding_and_thinning_hair.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [436.9 KB]
** Avoiding white 'halo' artefacts in EFIT-V using Paintshop
Preventing_background_artefacts.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [620.2 KB]
** How to improve hair on 3D EFIT
How to Improve hair on 3D EFIT.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [2.9 MB]

Level of difficulty:  *** difficult    

*** How to add two items (e.g. earrings & necklace) to one composite from a single category (e.g. Jewellery)
Two Items from Single Category.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [854.3 KB]
Paint Shop User Guide
PSPPX3_User_Guide.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [1.5 MB]

LATEST NEWS

See Visionmetric's Dr Chris Solomon speak on CNN

http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/25/tech/embracing-big-brother-facial-recognition/

Composites increase the performance of identification from line ups. See http://www.jove.com/video/53298/holistic-facial-composite-creation-subsequent-video-line-up

 

 

Welcome to new EFIT6 customers

  • South Wales Police Service
  • Northamptonshire Police
  • Devon and Cornwall
  • The South African Police Service

 

We look forward to working with you all.

 

EFIT6

EFIT6 is Visionmetric's latest software release. It provides all that was good in EFIT-V with a smart and intuitive new interface and a variety of powerful new features. Next UK training course takes place Canterbury, July 10-14 2017. Contact us for details.

 

 

Visionmetric at Milipol Exhibition in Paris

FORTHCOMING TRAINING COURSES:

 

  • Facial Identification Training Course: EFIT6, Canterbury, July10-14 2017