Google Cloud Vision API Web Detection feature searches and identify images references that are either similar or identical. The Web Detection feature offers six different types of information listed below:

  • Web entities: returns a list of recommended tags associate to your image.
  • Full matching images: identifies images identical to your image.
  • Partial matching images: identifies images partially similar to you image.
  • Pages with matching images: returns website info that contain images identical to you image.
  • Visually similar images: returns a list of images that are similar to your image.
  • Best guess labels: returns label name that can be used to identify your image.

In this tutorial we are going to learn how to use Web_Detection method to search images on the web.



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