Improving The Spatial-Temporal Clue Based Segmentation By The Use Of Rhythm

  • Walid Mahdi
  • Liming Chen
  • Dominique Fontaine
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1513)

Abstract

Video is a major media in the society of information under way. Unfortunately, the full use of this media is limited by the opaque character of the video which prevents content-based access. In this paper we improve our previous spatial temporal clues-based semantic video segmentation technique, and propose the use of the rhythm within a video to more precisely capture temporal relations within a scene and between scenes in a video. Preliminary evidence based on a 7 minutes video shows that our spatial temporal clues-based segmentation technique coupled with the rhythm consideration fully detect the narrative structure of a video.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Walid Mahdi
    • 1
  • Liming Chen
    • 1
  • Dominique Fontaine
    • 1
  1. 1.TRANSDOC ProjectLaboratoire HEUDIASYC umr cnrs 6599 Centre de Recherche de Royallieu Universite de Technologie de CompiègneGermany

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