Object Detection

In this tutorial, we will learn how to use the Object Detection API by Tensorflow.

Installation process

The Object Detection API doesn’t yet work on Tensorflow 2.0
So we will install Tensorflow 1.14 to work with the Object Detection API
It is recommended to create a new virtual environment to install all the required dependencies.

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python3 -m venv odvenv

source odvenv/bin/activate

This command creates a virtual environment named odvenv and activates it. To deactivate the virtual environment, you just need to

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deactivate