Questions on the image processing capabilities implemented in Mathematica.

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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\\ (\beta+\frac{1}{2}\delta^{2})\...
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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: ...
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Butterworthfilter data filter

I am currently doing a signal analysis and filtering using Matlab. The filter I am using is Butterworthfilter model to filter scattered data (vector data). I am using Matlab as follows: ...
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Measuring curve length on a binarized image

With the help of almighty Mathematica 9, I got from this To this: with this code: ...
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Recover data points from RGBColor of known ColorScheme

In general I want to recover the z-values from an image of a DensityPlot. A simple example might just be ...
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I want to get a special curve in a picture

I have a picture,and I want to get a special curve in this picture ,than draw the line in a new picture.inbut I can't do this . Like this: The picture is this Anybody have an idea?
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Rotational Averaging of Image Periodograms (FFTS)

I'm writing a code to do rotational averages of image FFT's. I have a working version but it is pretty slow. Wondering if anyone has any thoughts on a way to do this more efficiently. Data looks ...
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Partitioning an image based on features

I have an image that has various characters hand drawn in it, like numbers and letters. I'm trying to partition each character into it's own image so I can run it through ...
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Line Intensity Profile From Image

I can get line profiles from images using imagej but it would be nice to be able to do this in my mathematica notebooks. I found this http://library.wolfram.com/examples/intensityprofiles/ after ...
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Anti-aliasing a fractal-like bitmap image

I have a .bmp image 9600x5400 that shows a lot of points at various intensities. There are no lines inside this picture - only a lot of points. I would like to apply anti-aliasing on the image to make ...
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Image processing: extracting ordered contour

Continuing the question How to extract the edge from a set of points and its answer by Simon Woods, I would like to ask if there is a way to extract the boundary of obtained as ...
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Reconstructing an image from overlapping patches

The Mathematica function ImagePartition can create overlapping sub-images with the pixel offset options {dw, dh}: ...
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Image fading from one corner to the other

I'm preparing a presentation where I want to place a background image on each slide (for aesthetics). These are extremely color filled images (like photos; lets use "ExampleData/lena.tif" as example),...
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Challenge: Speeding up MaxDetect for application in 3D blob detection

In image segmentation it is a common problem that objects appear clustered and are therefore undistinguishable from each other when using simple algorithms. Based on this post I obtained efficient ...
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Morphological Components with periodic boundary conditions

I would like to find the connected(with periodic boundary conditions) components in a large binary matrix. What I've tried, and it does a fair job is: ...
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Importation multiple dcm images [duplicate]

I'm extremely new to Mathematica. I want to import 201 .dcm (DICOM) files into Mathematica 9. Is there a way to do this which doesn't require my doing it an image at a time? My ultimate need to is to ...
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Image Processing: Edge detection of the tumor on tomogram. Сalculation area of the tumor

The task is to identify the image region of the tumor. I try to use example from documentation centre: ...
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How to make a curve selectable from a scaned image and convert it to a list of coordinates

I have a scanned image (binary-ized): Is there any way to reduce one of these curved lines (full or dotted) to a series of its coordinates (e.g., sampling interval of 0.01 on x-axis)? I've read ...
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How can I add drop shadows to the text of non-input/output cells?

Inspired by simon woods's wonderful shadow function, I want to add drop shadows to all the text of non-input/output cells in a notebook, something like this: By using simon woods's shadow function, ...
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Import a large no. of image from a folder together to Mathematica and assign a variable to each of the image [duplicate]

I am using Mathematica for the processing of images. For this I have to process a lot of images. Currently, I import one by one of the images to run the simulation. I want to import all the image ...
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Cropping a Plot without rasterization

Suppose that I make a plot of $x^2$ vs. $x$: myPlot = Plot[x^2, {x, -1, 1}, Frame -> True] If I click on the plot, I see the orange handles with which I can ...
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How to apply a conformal map to a jpg (or other image) [duplicate]

I would like to apply a conformal map to a jpg. For example, the map $z\mapsto z^2$ to this image: http://thumbs3.ebaystatic.com/d/l225/m/mGyeriV7l-YArkeBd9oMUng.jpg Any help on how to do this?
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Masked Image Registration/Alignment/Correlation

I'm trying to register (align) two circular grayscale images using a boolean mask to prevent them simply being aligned on the fixed circular border. There are also small fixed circular regions in the ...
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Dot shading a.k.a. Stippling effect [duplicate]

I am trying to convert grayscale images to black and white, where I hope to have certain artistic effect, called stippling: I have tried two methods; dithering (with ...
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How can I add drop shadows and specular highlights to 2D graphics?

I thought I'd share some code in the form of a self-answered question, but other answers are of course welcome. Drop shadows are a familiar visual effect, giving the impression of a graphical element ...
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How to calculate the position of a figure in an image?

My question is about recognising soccer players in the pitch. Thanks to Bill S who wrote an excellent script to recognise parts of the players. I found this issue after testing his solution. I will ...