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An Automatic Object Extraction Method Using Color Features Of Object And Background In Image

영상에서 객체와 배경의 색상 특징을 이용한 자동 객체 추출 기법

  • Received : 2013.10.16
  • Accepted : 2013.12.20
  • Published : 2013.12.28

Abstract

This paper is a study on an object extraction method which using color features of an object and background in the image. A human recognizes an object through the color difference of object and background in the image. So we must to emphasize the color's difference that apply to extraction result in this image. Therefore, we have converted to HSV color images which similar to human visual system from original RGB images, and have created two each other images that applied Median Filter and we merged two Median filtered images. And we have applied the Mean Shift algorithm which a data clustering method for clustering color features. Finally, we have normalized 3 image channels to 1 image channel for binarization process. And we have created object map through the binarization which using average value of whole pixels as a threshold. Then, have extracted major object from original image use that object map.

Keywords

Object Extraction;Mean Shift;HSV(Hue Saturation Intensity-Value);Median Filter;Color Clustering

Acknowledgement

Supported by : 광운대학교

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