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Removing the background from an image (referred to in the business as generating a cutout) can be a tedious task, unless you think to use AI to do it for you, in 5 minutes or less. This MLHub package demonstrates how to do just that. Utilising the u2net framework, the MLHub package can run a quick demo that visualises the results, for you to determine whether this package fits your needs. The capability is then provided as a command line tool, producing a cutout from any image file.
The u2net package will download the required pre-built model for the task, and then utilise the mode to perform the cutout.
To install, configure, and demonstrate the package:
ml install https://github.com/StafferOliver/rembg as u2net ml configure u2net ml readme u2net ml commands u2net ml demo u2net
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