Keypics: free–hand drawn iconic keywords

Cerri, Andrea ; Ferri, Massimo ; Frosini, Patrizio ; Giorgi, Daniela (2007) Keypics: free–hand drawn iconic keywords. p. 6. DOI 10.6092/unibo/amsacta/2317.
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We propose an iconic indexing of images to be exposed on the Web. This should be accomplished by “Keypics”, i.e. auxiliary, simplified pictures referring to the geometrical and/or the semantic content of the indexed image. Keypics should not be rigidly standardized; they should be left free to evolve, to express nuances and to stress details. A mathematical tool for dealing with such freedom, in the retrieval task, already exists: Size Functions. An experiment on 494 Keypics with Size Functions based on three measuring functions (distances, projections and jumps) and their combination is presented.

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Monograph (Technical Report)
Cerri, Andrea
Ferri, Massimo
Frosini, Patrizio
Giorgi, Daniela
Image Retrieval, Size Function, Measuring Function, Iconic Metadata.
Deposit date
14 Mar 2007
Last modified
16 May 2011 12:05

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