Questions on the image processing capabilities implemented in Mathematica.

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Reading grave stone letters in an image

(Click on image to enlarge) (Click on image to enlarge) Is there an image processing technique that would aid in reading the letters and numbers on a grave headstone? Most stones are etched ...
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Converting image data to array

I'd like to convert these images to a list or array in order to graph them. I know some rows are unreadable, but it doesn't really matter. So I tried using ...
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Areas of Voronoi cells from image file

I have an binary image with non-point objects. Does anyone have any suggestions how to determine area of each Voronoi cell in Voronoi diagram (goal is area distribution)? Thank you in advance.
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Order contour points in clockwise

I want to describe shape of an object using contour points descriptor. Given a silhouette (image black white of an object), I extrait the contour points using EdgeDetect[] fonction. After that, I need ...
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FindPeaks with noisy data

I am trying to understand the FindPeaks function in V10. I have two questions. Here is some measured data with noise. ...
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How to highlight image edge with spline/bezier when mouse moved over?

It is known that EdgeDetect can find image edges in an image. Suppose the image edges consists of sets of lines. Can the detected edge line near the mouse pointer be highlighted as spline/bezier when ...
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Can any function give a draggable closed curve on feature edge of an image like “EdgeDetect” found?

I've posted the question, but hardly describe it clearly, now let me show it this way: I don't know the algorithm for "EdgeDetect". Suppose the detected image edge consists of single line pixels at ...
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How to highlight the feature edge of an image with draggable select lasso?

As shown in the picture, i want to know if it is possible to: 1) recognize the feature edge like face,nose,eyes,mouse,etc. 2) highlight the feature edge with draggable select lasso, 3) return the ...
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Creating a foggy image

I want to create foggy images like this one (produced with Adobe Photoshop): Not at least familiar with Mathematica's Image processing capabilities, the only ...
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Bug in ClusteringComponents yielding different results on practically same input?

I am using the image below. I want to run a simple ClusteringComponents, using the KMeans method and ...
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How can I restore the old `ImageCompose` behaviour?

Prior to version 10, if ImageCompose was used to overlay a partially transparent image region over a completely transparent image region, the result would keep the ...
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How to generate a 3D terrain from a terrain-map image? [closed]

I attempted to generate a 3D terrain from a terrain-map image with the following code. What I got was a NULL terrain. What is wrong with my code? ...
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Is there a better way to “grow” black tulips?

I used the following clumsy way to obtain a bundle of black tulips. Is there a better way to do so? ...
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Composition à la Mondrian

I would like to paint something like this or,even better, like this I have tried ...
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Why ColorReplace does not follow the rules specified?

I tried to use ColorReplace to change the colors obtained from MorphologicalComponents. However some of the changes didn't ...
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How to use Mathematica to turn a picture into low poly style?

I want to use Mathematica to turn a picture into low poly style. That is, to make the following conversion: Bill to Bill low poly(Using Image Triangulator App). I think the biggest difficulty is how ...
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How to do color-fill in Mathematica?

Color fill, the ability to apply a desired color to an enclosed area, is one of the basic functions provided by most graphic applications. Is there a similar ...
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How to track objects in video

I have a video that contains object moving in one direction, is it possible to track the objects and get information like object moving speed, object length and coordinates etc.? An example would be I ...
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How to ask Mathematica to imitate Andy Warhol's pop-art painting?

I tried to ask Mathematica to imitate Andy Warhol, let it convert a Marilyn Monroe's portrait so that it looks like Warhol's world famous pop-art painting. However, the result shown below is far from ...
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How to make a cleaner copy out of a blurry text image before OCR?

A cleaner copy can be obtained from a blurry original by using the level adjustment in Photoshop before going for a better OCR. The picture below shows an example. ...
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Image compose coordinate problem

Am I missing something or this is a bug? Why I get different results by just adding a bracket? ...
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Image padding problem with transparent

I have an image that I'm trying to pad some transparent border. But I get error: "The specified padding value is not compatible with a 3-channel image." ...
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Compose one image over another

I'm a newbie in image processing using Mathematica. I'd like to compose an image $A$ over an image $B$ into an image C such that $\quad C[i,j] = B[i,j]$, if $A[i,j]$ is white $\quad C[i,j] = ...
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What should I do if the geographical map provided by Mathematica doesn't show some rivulets?

I have a list of geographical coordinates(maybe the coordinates are not that accurate, but the problem is not that vital): ...
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Segmentation of sunspots

I recently went for a walk with my camera and snapped a few pictures of the sun. The pictures didn't turn out too well, but this was to be expected without a telescope. I thought it might be a nice ...
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How to blend two photos in Mathematica?

The following two photographs forest and tiger were blended into one with screen blending mode in Photoshop. How to accomplish the same result in Mathematica? ...
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ImageTransformation: polar to cartesian

I am working on something that requires the polar transformation of some images. I implemented this transformation with ImageTransformation: ...
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Alternatives to Append/AppendTo for generating a list in an interactive DynamicModule?

I have a stack of timelapse microscopy images that I am trying to segment frame-by-frame using some of Mathematica's image processing functions. I have created a little interactive DynamicModule with ...
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Object separation from a 2.5D surface

I'm trying to identify the shape and the boundaries of objects. The data was generated with a laser scanner and represent the surface of an area in which many boulders lay on the ground and making up ...
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Power::infy: error using FindFit [closed]

I have a 2D data to fit (the Airy type pattern from diffraction of Gaussian beam on the circular aperture). Please see the attached picture. I was going to use a function like ...
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Is it possible to produce “tilt-shift” effect in Mathematica?

I attempted to produce a kind of miniature faking look from a street scene photo. I tried to shift the perspective lines close to parallel to each other to obtain such effect. However, the result ...
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Unusual Slow Down with LocatorPane/DynamicModule

I have coded up a little interactive DynamicModule to help me with image processing/segmentation of stacks of timelapse microscopy images. I am experiencing a crippling slow down in the ...
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How to translate and scale an image via ImageTransformation

Is there a way to translate and scale a 2D image simply by using ImageTransformation[] and TransformationFunction[]? I know how ...
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How to make a stereogram in Mathematica?

Given a background and a pattern jpg files, is there a quick and easy way to produce a stereogram by using Mathematica? The following picture was produced from Photoshop, spent about half an hour. ...
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Combining images with CUDA

SMALL UPDATE: This question is left as unanswered, because none of the existing answers as of yet actually use CUDA (though, whilst being very useful). 2nd Edition: To make it a bit more clear, and ...
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Tolerance on image detection

I am trying to pick straight lines out of a photographic image to track deflections of a structure under loading. The idea is to mark certain structural elements with straight lines, as they deflect ...
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Image Processing: Using AdjacentBorders with SelectComponents

I've been doing some image processing and have been having trouble with the AdjacentBorder command. I've got an image in which I have several elements that are on ...
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Speeding Up Image Processing Functions

I am working with stacks of 1024x1024 timelapse microscopy images that I am performing a series of image processing functions on to help segment each image. These functions include ...
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Speed up adding Poisson noise to an image

I'm simulating some images corrupted with Poisson noise, but I'm encountering a few problems with performance. According to the documentation on ImageEffect, one ...
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Automatically lining up two images that have some common elements

Over on genealogy.SE, I proposed a method of manipulating images to make "bleed through" less visible and the handwriting on the correct side of the page more legible. Here are the original images: ...
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Black line after ImageTrim

as shown in Image correlation I would like to detect the shift between a stack of images. Here are the images: and here the code: ...
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Is there a way to recreate the typical Red/Blue-Postereffect using Mathematica?

I think nearly all of us have at least once seen an image like this: So I wondered whether it is possible to recreate this effect using Mathematica because it seems like it wouldn't need that many ...
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Layers of Locators of Different Colors?

I am a Mathematica novice trying to do some interactive segmentation of microscopy images. I've been trying to understand and build upon some code from a previous StackExchange discussion (Can ...
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Speeding Up Replacing of Labels in Large Matrix?

I am Mathematica novice and am trying to find a fast way to replace labels in some rather large matrices (512x512 or 1024x1024) that have resulted from segmenting images with WatershedComponents or ...
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How can I extract the outline of bubbles in my image?

I have an image: I tried to extract the outline of the bubbles, but I met with some problems. Firstly I tried the method used in Mathematica documentation for ...
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Detect each polygons in an image

Considering this image: Is there a way to colorize each tiles independently? My problem is that img = Import["http://i.imgur.com/Y87duSz.jpg"]; Colorize@img ...
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Image Processing: Detecting and counting small objects

I would like to analyze close-up images of human hair. My goal is to detect and count the number of hair strands and determine their width, but I am having a hard time binarizing the image. Seems like ...
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Identifying the color in Image

This has mad me Crazy for a while Can any one please Help me solving this this is the Image that I am working on . Basically this image is made up of 98 different color patches 7 patch on each level ...
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How to color separate a colored-in-pencil drawing?

I'd like to pick out just the "pencil" color in some drawings done by a young member of the household (he'd like to print out copies of these pictures and distribute them to his class mates on the ...
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How to get better quality EPS graphics

Yesterday, I was doing any Tables of 15 graphs similar to the next example, to save .eps and use in latex. In the generation of the graphs Mathematica spends many time. Is possible to reduce this ...