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Affective Recommendation of Movies Based on Selected Connotative Features
The apparent difficulty in assessing emotions elicited by movies and the undeniable high variability in subjects' emotional responses to film content have been recently tackled by exploring filmExpand
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XKin: an open source framework for hand pose and gesture recognition using kinect
This work targets real-time recognition of both static hand-poses and dynamic hand-gestures in a unified open-source framework. The developed solution enables natural and intuitive hand-poseExpand
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Markers of unsustainable gambling for early detection of at-risk online gamblers
In this work we propose novel markers for identifying at-risk gamblers based on the concept of sustainability. The first hypothesis here verified is that problematic gamblers oscillate betweenExpand
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Emotional identity of movies
In the field of multimedia analysis, attempts that lead to an emotional characterization of content have been proposed. In this work we aim at defining the emotional identity of a feature movie byExpand
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Hair detection, segmentation, and hairstyle classification in the wild
Abstract Hair highly characterises human appearance. Hair detection in images is useful for many applications, such as face and gender recognition, video surveillance, and hair modelling. We tackleExpand
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Statistical Skimming of Feature Films
We present a statistical framework based on Hidden Markov Models (HMMs) for skimming feature films. A chain of HMMs is used to model subsequent story units: HMM states represent differentExpand
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A Connotative Space for Supporting Movie Affective Recommendation
The problem of relating media content to users' affective responses is here addressed. Previous work suggests that a direct mapping of audio-visual properties into emotion categories elicited byExpand
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Deep Learning Meets Hyperspectral Image Analysis: A Multidisciplinary Review
Modern hyperspectral imaging systems produce huge datasets potentially conveying a great abundance of information; such a resource, however, poses many challenges in the analysis and interpretationExpand
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Affective analysis on patterns of shot types in movies
In film-making, the distance from the camera to the subject greatly affects the narrative power of a shot. By the alternate use of Long shots, Medium and Close-ups the director is able to provideExpand
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Interactive storytelling via video content recombination
In the paper we present a prototype of video-based storytelling that is able to generate multiple story variants from a baseline video. The video content for the system is generated by an adaptationExpand
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