Peter Corcoran’s Red-Eye Page

Red-Eye was a key technology for FotoNation from 2003. Over the next 7-8 years we perfected the in-camera algorithms that formed the basis of an industry leading solution. You might think that finding a ‘red’ eye region in a digital image should be an easy problem to solve but in 2012 I managed to collate a document that explained why we ended up with 60+ patents focused on the detection and correction of these flash-induced defects. You can access the published version here.