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Context and content analysis for managing personal media archives

Gurrin, Cathal (2008) Context and content analysis for managing personal media archives. In: Invited Seminar at MSRA, Beijing, Beijing.

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The volume of personal digital data captured from today's content creation devices, such as digital cameras, digital video recorders and sensecams pose many challenges for organising and retrieving content for users. By utilising content and contextual analysis along with an understanding of the usage scenarios involved, it is possible to develop effective organisation technologues for these personal archives. In this talk i will discuss how we, at the CDVP, DCU, have employed both content and contextual analysis to automatically organise digital photo collections, digital video collections and human digital memory (sensecam) collections. I will focus specifically on how we have employed techniques from photo and video retrieval to the novel domain of human digital memories.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Invited Talk)
Event Type:Seminar
Subjects:Computer Science > Information storage and retrieval systems
Computer Science > Multimedia systems
Computer Science > Image processing
DCU Faculties and Centres:Research Initiatives and Centres > Centre for Digital Video Processing (CDVP)
Research Initiatives and Centres > CLARITY: The Centre for Sensor Web Technologies
DCU Faculties and Schools > Faculty of Engineering and Computing > School of Computing
Use License:This item is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License. View License
Funders:Science Foundation Ireland, SFI 07/CE/I1147
ID Code:663
Deposited On:28 Oct 2008 11:57 by Cathal Gurrin. Last Modified 04 May 2010 14:24

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