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Is there a web app that can find a celebrity face match for an uploaded portrait?

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Google Image Search? –  Alex Oct 25 '12 at 5:26
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Pictriev is exactly for this purpose. You give it a picture and it will find other pictures of the same person.

I've tried a few examples using pictures from the internet with varying degrees of success - it seems to give better results if the person is "more famous" (ie. there are more images of them on the internet).

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You could try tineye.com, which will show you other sites that have similar images hosted on them. Then you could go to one of these sites and it might have a caption which says who the person is.

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Got distracted by one of the kids :( –  ChrisF Aug 18 '10 at 22:01
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