Rémi Trichet, Bernard Mérialdo



This article describes a method for fast video annotation using an object tracking technique. This work is part of the development of a system for interactive television, where video objects have to be identified in the video program. This environment puts specific requirements on the object tracking technique. We propose to use a generic technique based on keypoints. We describe three contributions in order to best satisfy those requirements: a model for a broader temporal use of the keypoints, an ambient color adaptation pre-treatment enhancing the keypoint detector performance, and a motion based bounding box repositioning algorithm. Finally, we present experimental results to validate those contributions.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Trichet R. and Mérialdo B. (2007). GENERIC OBJECT TRACKING FOR FAST VIDEO ANNOTATION . In Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications - Volume 2: VISAPP, ISBN 978-972-8865-74-0, pages 419-426. DOI: 10.5220/0002045104190426

in Bibtex Style

author={Rémi Trichet and Bernard Mérialdo},
booktitle={Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications - Volume 2: VISAPP,},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications - Volume 2: VISAPP,
SN - 978-972-8865-74-0
AU - Trichet R.
AU - Mérialdo B.
PY - 2007
SP - 419
EP - 426
DO - 10.5220/0002045104190426