Smart Photo Sticking

  • Sebastiano Battiato
  • Gianluigi Ciocca
  • Francesca Gasparini
  • Giovanni Puglisi
  • Raimondo Schettini
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4918)


Smart photo sticking is a novel strategy to automatically arrange a collection of photos in a pleasant collage. The proposed approach improves previous solutions both considering a self-adaptive image cropping algorithm, exploitingvisual and semantic information, and introducing an optimization process based on a genetic algorithm. Preliminary results confirm the effectiveness of the proposed strategy on a heterogeneous collection of non professional photos.


Image summarization saliency region genetic algorithm 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sebastiano Battiato
    • 1
  • Gianluigi Ciocca
    • 2
  • Francesca Gasparini
    • 2
  • Giovanni Puglisi
    • 1
  • Raimondo Schettini
    • 2
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Matematica ed InformaticaUniversità di CataniaCataniaItaly
  2. 2.DISCo, Dipartimento di Informatica Sistemistica e ComunicazioneUniversità degli Studi di Milano-BicoccaMilanoItaly

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