ICDAR 2011 Robust Reading Competition - Challenge 1: Reading Text in Born-Digital Images (Web and Email)

  title={ICDAR 2011 Robust Reading Competition - Challenge 1: Reading Text in Born-Digital Images (Web and Email)},
  author={Dimosthenis Karatzas and Sergi Robles Mestre and Joan Mas Romeu and Farshad Nourbakhsh and Partha Pratim Roy},
  journal={2011 International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition},
This paper presents the results of the first Challenge of ICDAR 2011 Robust Reading Competition. Challenge 1 is focused on the extraction of text from born-digital images, specifically from images found in Web pages and emails. The challenge was organized in terms of three tasks that look at different stages of the process: text localization, text segmentation and word recognition. In this paper we present the results of the challenge for all three tasks, and make an open call for continuous… CONTINUE READING
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