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Re^2: Fast Multiresolution Image Querying

by danambroseUK (Beadle)
on Aug 16, 2005 at 16:56 UTC ( #484193=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Fast Multiresolution Image Querying
in thread Fast Multiresolution Image Querying

Have a look at http://imgseek.python-hosting.com

Download this and give it a try - I did and the results were impressive on my photo collection.

Your correct; By drawing a cat, your not searching for a cat, simply images which are similar to your drawing. One could build upon this with the addition of meta data & reference images. Which would add some context to the searches and could actually be very powerful.

There are other ways to look at, being shape/path recognition etc. Using the discussed technique could also have a "Find Similar Images" feature- which for say an online photo gallery would be really neat.
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