Image Quality Assessment without Reference by Combining Deep Learning-Based Features and Viewing Distance

@article{Chetouani2021ImageQA,
  title={Image Quality Assessment without Reference by Combining Deep Learning-Based Features and Viewing Distance},
  author={A. Chetouani and Marius Pedersen},
  journal={Applied Sciences},
  year={2021}
}
An abundance of objective image quality metrics have been introduced in the literature. One important essential aspect that perceived image quality is dependent on is the viewing distance from the observer to the image. We introduce in this study a novel image quality metric able to estimate the quality of a given image without reference for different viewing distances between the image and the observer. We first select relevant patches from the image using saliency information. For each patch… 
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