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Curve Text Detection with Local Segmentation Network and Curve Connection

@article{Zhou2019CurveTD,
  title={Curve Text Detection with Local Segmentation Network and Curve Connection},
  author={Zhao Zhou and Shufan Wu and Shuchen Kong and Yingbin Zheng and Hao Ye and Luhui Chen and Jian Pu},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2019},
  volume={abs/1903.09837}
}
Curve text or arbitrary shape text is very common in real-world scenarios. In this paper, we propose a novel framework with the local segmentation network (LSN) followed by the curve connection to detect text in horizontal, oriented and curved forms. The LSN is composed of two elements, i.e., proposal generation to get the horizontal rectangle proposals with high overlap with text and text segmentation to find the arbitrary shape text region within proposals. The curve connection is then… 
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