Automatic identification of landmarks in digital images

  title={Automatic identification of landmarks in digital images},
  author={Sasirekha Palaniswamy and Neil A. Thacker and Christian Peter Klingenberg},
  journal={Iet Computer Vision},
The authors present an automated system for feature recognition in digital images. Morphometric landmarks are points that can be defined in all specimens and located precisely. They are widely used in shape analysis and a typical shape analysis study involves several hundred digital images. Presently, the extraction of landmarks is usually done manually and the process of identifying the landmarks is an important and labour-intensive part of any such analysis. This process is time-consuming… 
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