Questions on the image processing capabilities implemented in Mathematica.

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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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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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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 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 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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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 looks like Warhol's world famous pop-art painting. However, the result shown below is far from ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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

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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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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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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Band Intensity Quantification

I would like to measure the density of my western blot band by measuring the area under the peak from this plot. More specifically, my image will have several lanes with a pattern of bands in each ...
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Proving (self) similarity with Mathematica - Reccurrence Plots, Similarity Plots etc

I posted this question in math.se but given the sheer tumultuous number of questions that keep appearing on math.se and also given that I am trying to accomplish this in Mathematica, I thought I'd ...
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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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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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Combining images with CUDA

2nd Edition: To make it a bit more clear, and to summarize the discussion in comments. I have a small image, like this one: ...
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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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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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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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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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Image segmentation and object separation in 3D using Mathematica

I currently work on an image segmentation scenario to detect cell nuclei in 3D using Mathematica. The data I have are image stacks in the TIFF file format. I would like to keep the sequence of image ...
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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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Remove image background of headshot in Mathematica?

For example, using ExampleData[{"TestImage", "Girl2"}]: what's a general way to make the background transparent? I've tried various combinations of ...
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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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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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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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How to remove constant background from an image?

I'm not sure how to remove the paper background from this logo with v9. This is really not the same as this question, but I think similar methods apply.
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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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Artistic image vectorization

The question is how can we use Mathematica to create vectorized versions of low-resolution images? The goal is to get an image suitable for quality printing at any resolution. Since "true" ...
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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 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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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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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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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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GraphicsGrid command

When we merge some colorful plots to a single image, with the command GraphicsGrid, the quality of output image will be lost, slightly. That is, for instance all ...
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False Color SEM image with Mathematica

I have a question regarding colouring and binary image filtering, but unfortunately, the system doesn't permit the inclusion of images for first-timers. If anyone would like to see the images ...