Why are my manually edited face coordinates not applied?

Cloudinary enables you to manually edit your image's face coordinates. This can be done by either sending custom face_coordinates via the API, or setting them via the Media Library.

Using a_ignore (to prevent auto-orientation) resets the face information, including the manually edited face coordinates. Therefore, when used together with the g_face transformation, it can cause unexpected behavior. For example, the following image is set with manually edited coordinates:


But, when using a_ignore along with the g_face transformation, the result is an incorrectly cropped image:


In order to avoid the face information reset, you can chain the a_ignore parameter, as follows:


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