Questions on the image processing capabilities implemented in Mathematica.

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How to do color-fill in images 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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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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Binarizing a matrix

I have an image with a few bright pixels with the remaining ones very dark. The difference is in orders of magnitude. I want to binarize this matrix (corresponding to the image) making all values ...
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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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How can estimate the PSF function to deblur an image of plate licence of a car [duplicate]

I want to deblur an image of a licence plate of a car. I have used the ImageDeconvolve[] function and Sharpen[] but the problem ...
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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 ...
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Moment central of a binary image

I am implementing the Hu set of invariant moments detailed here Hu set of invariant moments. I implemented the moment Image like this: ...
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Segment parts of a picture

I remember that there was some thread of this sort, but I could not find it, so I hope it's ok to open a new thread. I want to segment pictures of the brain, i.e. I only want the area within the ...
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Exporting pictures in their correct size when using Grid [duplicate]

I have a large number of pictures, and I need to place each three of them in a grid with a certain layout. For example, if I have the following pictures: ...
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How to create breathing wall effect?

I would like to recreate the effect of the one in this video: Breathing walls This is my first time manipulating images, and because of that, I don't even have a clue where to start. But I think ...
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Intersecting/Overlapping Image Elements Counts?

I have what I believe should be a relatively easy problem to solve that I have not been able to find an elegant solution for. I need to compare two binary 2D images and count if any of the elements ...
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Overlay two images

I have a series of endoscopic images taken by two cameras at the same time. A color image: and a fluorescent image indicating cancerous cells I now want to overlay the two images to indicate ...
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Binarize turning image completely black?

Running Binarize (or EdgeDetect) on a filled black and white image is resulting in an all black image. The image has the following color distribution (with most images points falling in either a ...
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Remove borders in a series of images

I have a series of mouse MRI images, here are two How can I automatically remove the metal cage around the mouse to make it look like this: The position of the cage is not always in exactly ...
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Projection of curve 3D (x,y,z) on the x-y plane

I have a following systeme : \begin{equation} \left\{ \begin{array}{rcr} (\beta+\frac{1}{2}\delta^{2})\nu_{1}(u)-\delta\nu_{2}(u)+\nu_{3}(u)& = &0\\ ...
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How to count the number of n-gons and line intersections in an image of a complete graph?

I would like to count the number of line intersections and number of n-gons in a complete graph (which forms a regular polygon). The only way I've come up with that would allow me to do both in ...
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Multi-Camera streaming using Mathematica [closed]

I am attempting to capture dynamic streams from multiple usb webcams using only mathematica. Using ImageCapture["Device" -> $ImagingDevices[[x]], I've tried to ...
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How should I reproduce this colorful swirling gif?

Surfing on the web, I came upon this cool gif: Does any one know how to reproduce this in Mathematica? I have some ideas myself, so I will try to answer this question as well.
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May the Fourth be with you

Happy Star Wars day. I was playing around with the image manipulation functions in Mathematica in an attempt to recreate the Star Wars crawl. There's an HTML/CSS implementation which is in my ...
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Strange ImageFilter results

I am trying to perform some neighborhood analysis on an image, but ImageFilter seems to be interfering with the results outputted by the provided filtering function. Initialization Given the hue ...
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Data filtering using Butterworth filter

I want to filter data using Butterworth filter. I am currently using Matlab and I want to know how to do it in Mathematica. I have the following data: ...