Gathering Photos from Social Networks Using Semantic Technologies

  • M. B. AlvesEmail author
  • C. V. Damásio
  • N. Correia
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 518)


We present a system based on a Semantic Web approach to retrieve photos from events, organizations or even related to semantic concepts using context and social information, without require extra annotation work by the publishers. We make use of the knowledge of the system, represented in ontologies and semantic rules, to allow users search using its own terminology.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.ESTG, Instituto Politécnico de Viana do CasteloViana do CasteloPortugal
  2. 2.CENTRIA, Universidade Nova de LisboaCaparicaPortugal
  3. 3.CITI, Universidade Nova de LisboaCaparicaPortugal

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