Questions on the image processing capabilities implemented in Mathematica.

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Rolling Ball Image Background Subtraction [closed]

I am currently doing particle detection on some images and I wanted to do an Image Background Subtraction similar to what is available on ImageJ so as to even out the background tone. ImageJ uses a ...
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Analysis of many similar x-ray Images

From a 3d x-ray scan, I have many similar slices to analyze. Is there a way to determine the position of the three rectangles and the inner circle?
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Circle detection using invariance kernels

I'm not sure, if this belongs more to the signal processing forum or if I can post it in here, but I want to solve it via mathematica and it's some kind of image-processing I guess. I have a noisy ...
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Sample code for generating mosaic images doesn't work

I'm reading the blog on mosaics by Theodore Gray. I tried the first example: ...
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Extracting angles from a simple picture

I'm not sure if this is even possible with Mathematica, but I want to extract the angles between all lines in this picture: It consists of $12$ lines, so I want a matrix with $144$ entries. I ...
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How to efficiently mask an image?

I want to extract/cut out a part of an image. Since my mask is not rectangular I want to set pixels that are not masked to zero (black). My current approach is something like this: ...
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Recognize simple shapes in an image and color them randomly?

I have an image of polygons built from a polar function (see below). I'd like to color each triangle or quadrilateral a random color. Firstly, I'm not sure how to separate the simple shapes. ...
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Labelling objects in a picture with numbers

I need help processing a biology bacteria picture. I just started learning Mathematica and I hope you guys can use a simple method to help me solve the problem, please do not use super complicated ...
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ImageDifference. Is there an ImageSame, or how would one do that?

Is there an inverse to ImageDifference? What in two images are the same?
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Extract table from image

I have the image of a matrix (download it to see it bigger): Is there a way to convert this into a Mathematica numerical matrix, using Mathematica?
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How to make a big image/dashboard containing various data-graph

I want to make and image/dashborad (to export to PDF) with many VERTICAL bullet graphs gauges. And I can´t make it, in a automatic way. In general, the questions are: QUESTION 1: How to make a ...
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How to get shadow of a 3d object [duplicate]

Suppose that we have a box or a sphere or an other 3D object and a ponctual light source. How we can generate the cast shadow using mathematic? Is there any tools to render a shadow given the light ...
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PixelValue with pixel indices [duplicate]

How Can we use PixelValue with pixel indices?
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Fitting Vogel's formula for phyllotaxis to the image of a flower

After having read this question I was inspired to investigate how we could take an image of a plant displaying phyllotaxis and fit Vogel's model of phyllotaxis to the image. The theory is very simple. ...
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Image convolution, motion blur

I define my degradation function as $$H(x,y;a,b,t)=\frac{T}{z}\sin z~e^{-jz}$$ where $$z=\pi(ax+by)$$ So I write ...
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Measuring the percentage of a given color in an area?

Given this image I would like to measure how much (in percentage relative to the square area) of each black delimited square is filled with green: ...
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How to find near circular objects in an image [duplicate]

I have an image similar to the one shown below, and I need to find all the red circles and count them. How could I possibly extract them? I am trying to do this in Mathematica for now, but eventually ...
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What are the min and max arguments to EdgeDetect?

What are the min and max arguments to EdgeDetect, for all methods and specifically "Sobel"? How do I find the limits or ranges ...
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Measure the length and width of the image

I obtained the images from a Magneto Optic Kerr Effect system from which I have to do some calculations. I cannot calculate the desired information from the images. The details are as follows: From ...
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Exporting images in a Mathematica array to a PDF s.t. each image is precisely $n \times m$ millimeter in dimension [duplicate]

I have a number of images in a Mathematica array, and I'd like to export the images to a PDF s.t. each image is precisely scaled to be $n \times m$ millimeters in dimension. The idea is that printing ...
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How to create effect like Van Gogh's stroke brush?

I need to apply Van Gogh's stroke brush effect to a random image Take the following image as an example: Thank you so much if you could help!
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How to map an image to get an illusion of 3D

I would like to distort or map a given jpg so it looks 3D when viewed from certain angle, as in the following youtube video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IfCCUd8mFtg. The most interesting part of ...
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Using high RasterSize or ImageResolution changes contour pattern

I found that the detailed contour pattern will be altered if we Rasterize the original graphics using high RasterSize or ...
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Slow image processing using ReplaceAll

Can anyone explain me, why this line of simple code is so slow? And can it be improved somehow? ...
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How to ListPlot over an Imported Image

I would like to plot the gray scale (average of RGB) of an imported image, and combine the graph with the imported image. How can I do that in Mathematica? Say, the imported image is a 800x5-pixel ...
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Finding a Moore neighborhood connected path of bright pixels along the contour of a text character

I have a simple image, for example a blowup of a Times New Roman character like 'R' saved as a PNG. I then perform the following operations to extract a minimum representation of the contour lines ...
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Image analysis for extracting lines between cells

I have a 2D image as shown here and need to extract the spatial information about the curves in between each cell division. I have been able to analyze the image ...
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Export vector images

I am having difficulties exporting vector graphics. Using Kardashev3's code provided here: ...
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video image recognition [closed]

Has anybody experience with video and image recognition? I've made a video of two teams playing soccer. Now I would like to translate each soccer-player to a (x,y) coordinate and follow them during ...
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How to format the outputs of several properties of ComponentMeasurements?

I know someone may have asked similar questions but the solution doesn't work to me. My code is like this: ...
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measure minimum distance of dots from edge

I want to measure minimal distance of small dots from the edge of an image: Image of bright dots: Edge image ImageAdd looks like following:
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Selecting morphological components by clicking on them?

This is a bit of a follow-up to a previous question: How can I merge multiple sets of morphological components (perhaps selected using different metrics)? I've run into a few problems recently where ...
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How can I merge multiple sets of morphological components (perhaps selected using different metrics)?

Let's say I use SelectComponents to select morphological components in an image according to some criterion, like "Elongation". Then let's say, I pull out a ...
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How can I properly Partition “IntensityData” output from “ComponentMeasurements”? (Recovering the (x, y) dimensions of a rect. morph. component?)

When I ask ComponentMeasurements to return "IntensityData" for some set of rectangular morphological components: ...
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Image correlation

I have two images from motor scan, Image1 is shifted by MxN pixels from Image2. How can I find the shift between Image1 and Image2 ? Image -1 Image -2 If we compare the shift between the images ...
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How to identify segments of colour and compare

Imagine a wide screen image projected from more than one video projector. Each projector handles a segment of the screen. The overlapping areas are corrected for within each projector. Before ...
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How to find a specific color in one picture?

In a picture, there are many different colors. How can I just want to find the position of one color. In the following picture, if I would like to find the coordinates of the position of blue, how can ...
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I want to calculate the pixel values of an image and export to a standard format

After finishing a few tutorials, I thought I was ready to calculate the pixel values of a large (smaller numbers 20x20 used here) image and export to a standard format (.jpg) but my code doesn't work. ...
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How Can I superpose an image and a graphics?

I want to superpose an image with a graphics in order to evaluate their alignment. I am writting this exemple of code. ...
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Remove overlapping red and green color

How to remove overlapping red and green color regions, leaving only red ones?
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How to remap a fisheye image?

I want to flatten a series of fisheye images by remapping them to a rectinlinear projection. To achieve this, I need to be able to remap the pixels of the image using fisheye correction formulas for ...
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Measure relative lengths of rectangular objects

I'm working on a method for measuring the relative lengths of the objects, with the intention of showing that the objects are longer in the center of the image that at the top/bottom. The image is ...
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How to improve the accuracy of this Monte Carlo simulation

A friend of mine went on an interview and he was asked to calculate the angle between the hour hand and minute hand of an analog clock when the time was 3:15. Arguably, this is a trivial problem that ...
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How to read image files in Analyze 7.5 format?

I am using GATE/Geant4 for simulating photon beams interacting with matter. For 3D dose distributions, GATE outputs the data into an Analyze 7.5 format [1]. I was wondering whether there exists a ...
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Ellipse counting from image

I have hundreds of images similar to this image: I'm looking to count the number of ellipses as well as their major and minor diameters. The ellipses are touching, hence, ...
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Band-pass filter an image

Ok so i have some HR-TEM images. In this technique fringes appear whereever a crystalline structure is present. This fringes are separated by a certain distance depending on the material, this is our ...
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Is there a Mathematica barcode reader?

Is there a Mathematica barcode image reader (much like TextRecognize) that allows the user to enter an image of a barcode and then read it to get an output string?
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Size distribution of nanoparticles from a transmission electron microscopic image

I have found a research article about Martian sand grain size determination from the image using Mathematica (Figure 2 in the linked article). They have not provided any detail of the methodology. It ...
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How to apply function f for each time value t, to each pixel from image, resulting in t images

I have a 2D array of complex values and I want to apply a function to every entry of the array, for every timepoint t in a list. I know how to apply my function to one entry for every time t in a ...
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Get information about a stack of images, without plotting it

A very long time ago I used Mathematica for a few months and found it very intuitive. Now for my work I use MatLab. I was just trying some stuff out with Mathematica again and there is something I ...