Questions on the image processing capabilities implemented in Mathematica.

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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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How to measure the speed of ball from a video or a set of pictures? [on hold]

Suppose a camera and the need to measure the speed of a ball such as a tennis ball. Usually, the speed of ball is measured with Doppler effect where the pulse difference reveals the speed. Now I want ...
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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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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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Identifying critical points of 2/3D image/cubes

Upshot I am interested in identifying critical points of a 3D field/cubes (maxima, minima, tube-like and wall-like saddle points) and 2D field/image (maxima, minima, saddle points). I.e. the ...
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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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ImageCapture on Windows 8.1 [on hold]

I have an Asus SmartTab tablet with Mathematica 9 on it. When I run ImageCapture, nothing shows up in the image window. Originally running this completely crashed ...
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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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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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How do I find the coordinates of points in this image?

I have never used image processing with Mathematica. I need to get the coordinates of the red points from this image I made in Illustrator. Is there a way to get Mathematica to read or detect the ...
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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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Converting octave matrix function in Mathematica

I'm trying to solve a problem: I need to translate an octave code in mathematica but I'm struggling with those lines. ...
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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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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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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 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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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 ...
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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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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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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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Tracking, recognise the same players in two 'moving' pictures [closed]

This question is about tracking individual players. I made a series of high resolution pictures of a soccergame. The time-lapse between each picture is exactly 1 second. For each soccer player I can ...
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How to use the function ImageCorrelate? [closed]

I am a beginner in using Mathematica, know little about optics. However, I would like to know how to understand the function ImageCorrelate, since the ...
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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)

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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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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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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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 ...
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Correctly set up FindMinimum

I am trying to setup the following minimization to align two astronomical images. ...
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Object differentiation in image

After purchasing a box of alphabet pasta for the kids, I wondered if there was way to extract the frequency of appearance of letters in the box by taken a sample and the analyzing the picture. ...
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Image basics in mathematica

1) How the pixel values are defined in mathematica or how it is different from matlab? 2) I am wondering how image properties are different in mathematica, and how they are calculated? ...
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Understanding Bilinear ImageResize

In trying to understand basic image transformations, I have attempted to code my own image resize function that uses bilinear interpolation. I checked my work against Mma's ...
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How to make binary image from black holes on white background

How to convert black holes on white background, so that I can see a binary image of holes on white image or bright dots on black image. I can create a mask then also I am stuck with bright dot on ...
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Creating an image from data not in grayscale

I can Import data from excel and create a gray-scale image using Image[data, "Real"] But I want to change from grayscale and as an example use red as the color
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detecting the radius of an incomplete circle

I need your help to detect the radius of the blue circle in images like this: . Reading these questions: 1, 2, 3, I figured that this code taken from @halirutan answer to question n°3 could help: ...
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Image partition according to contours

I want to extract contours from following image or I am wondering how to partition following image: line image looks like: This question is linked: How to superimpose contour lines on ...
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How to superimpose contour lines on transformed image

My goal is to superimpose contours lines or contour plots on distance transformed image.
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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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Image processing, masking

My question is about finding a object in a specific part of a image. For example, I use this image: As you can see, you will se two persons walking on the field. I only want to find the second ...
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Importing a Canon Raw file (.CR2)

This is a very top level question with no code examples attached. I have an interest in using Mathematica to read raw files coming from a Canon camera, before they are converted into jpg's, where ...
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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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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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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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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 ...