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That 'first step' is so dangerous its mind blowing. One thing that is seriously holding academic CV back is datasets made for slow computers. Eyes take advantage of every possible input and the idea that you should start your CV task by throwing away data to make it 'easier' is so dumb its laughable. While I admit industry demands speed, if you have the luxury of doing pure research today and you're using black and white images you're not even wrong.

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