This page provides the resources to help you get started with Amazon Rekognition. You can download SDKs, reference documentation or whitepapers, read our latest blogs, and view presentations. We regularly update this page with the latest content.

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Date Title Source  
Mar 17 Use Amazon Rekognition to Build an End-to-End Serverless Photo Recognition System AWS AI Blog  
Feb 15 Classify a Large Number of Images with Amazon Rekognition & AWS Batch AWS AI Blog  
Feb 10, 2017 Estimate Age Range for Faces (New Feature Announcement)
AWS Official Blog  
Nov 30
Announcing Amazon Rekognition AWS Official Blog  
Nov 30, 2016
Bringing the Magic of Amazon AI and Alexa to Apps on AWS. Werner Vogels