The Application of Metadata Standards to Video Indexing

  • Jane Hunter
  • Renato Iannella
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1513)


This paper first outlines a multi-level video indexing approach based on Dublin Core extensions and the Resource Description Framework (RDF). The advantages and disadvantages of this approach are discussed in the context of the requirements of the proposed MPEG-7 (“Multimedia Content Description Interface”) standard. Finally a hybrid approach is proposed based on the combined use of Dublin Core and the currently undefined MPEG-7 standard within the RDF which will provide a solution to the problem of satisfying widely differing user requirements.


Resource Description Framework Metadata Standard Video Indexing Metadata Description Cooperative Research Centre 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jane Hunter
    • 1
  • Renato Iannella
    • 2
  1. 1.CITECBrisbaneAustralia
  2. 2.DSTC Pty LtdThe University of QueenslandAustralia

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