Image Classification

Learn to perform image classification using the Hugging Face Inference API.

Hugging Face is not only restricted to NLP tasks. It offers much more by providing unbelievable results for CV tasks like image classification, object detection, and image segmentation. There are a number of applications for image classification, which is the process of categorizing or labeling an image based on a set of rules. For example, we can use it to find all the images from our photo album containing cats. Many photo albums use it for automatic tagging. Hugging Face provides an API that uses its models for CV tasks.

Classify images using the API

The google/vit-base-patch16-224 model is recommended for the image classification task. However, there are many models available for this task, and some common models are below:

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