Operations on Images

  • Jonas Gomes
  • Luiz Velho


Image operations play an important role in computer graphics. Unless we explicitly say otherwise, in this chapter we will suppose that a digital image is given by its matrix representation. We’ll illustrate certain operations using one-dimensional signals instead of images; this allows a better understanding of the two-dimensional case. You can always think of a one-dimensional signal as the restriction of an image to a single scanline (row of its matrix representation).


Original Image Point Spread Function Gaussian Filter Impulse Response Function Mathematical Morphology 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jonas Gomes
    • 1
  • Luiz Velho
    • 1
  1. 1.Estrada Dona Castorina, 110Instituto de Matematica Pura e AplicadaRio de JanieroBrazil

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