Tag: Computer Vision

  • Peter Pan: Semantic Image Compression

    A method of compressing images, prioritizing semaniticall important data

    June 15, 2016 - 1 minute read - cv cg
  • 3DFS: Deformable Dense Depth Fusion and Segmentation for Object Reconstruction from a Handheld Camera

    We propose an approach for 3D reconstruction and segmentation of a single object placed on a flat surface from an input video. Our approach is to perform dense depth map estimation for multiple views using a proposed objective function that preserves detail. The resulting depth maps are then fused using a proposed implicit surface function that is robust to estimation error, producing a smooth surface reconstruction of the entire scene. Finally, the object is segmented from the remaining scene using a proposed 2D-3D segmentation that incorporates image and depth cues with priors and regularization over the 3D volume and 2D segmentations. We evaluate 3D reconstructions qualitatively on our Object-Videos dataset, comparing to fusion, multiview stereo, and segmentation baselines. We also quantitatively evaluate the dense depth estimation using the RGBD Scenes V2 dataset [Henry et al. 2013] and the segmentation using keyframe annotations of the Object-Videos dataset.

    June 5, 2016 - 1 minute read - cv cg