# Image Recognition and Object Detection

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In this latest blog, I’m responding to a cry for help. Someone got in touch with us recently asking for some advice on image detection algorithms, so let’s see what we can do!
They already know what algorithms they want to use, so let’s start with those. Hang on no, for the uninitiated, let’s start with what even is an image detection algorithm?
“An image detection algorithm takes an image, or piece of an image as an input, and outputs what it thinks the image contains.
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