Localizing and segmenting text in images and videos

  title={Localizing and segmenting text in images and videos},
  author={Rainer Lienhart and Axel Wernicke},
  journal={IEEE Trans. Circuits Syst. Video Techn.},
Many images—especially those used for page design on web pages—as well as videos contain visible text. If these text occurrences could be detected, segmented, and recognized automatically, they would be a valuable source of high-level semantics for indexing and retrieval. In this paper, we propose a novel method for localizing and segmenting text in complex images and videos. Text lines are identified by using a complex-valued multilayer feed-forward network trained to detect text at a fixed… CONTINUE READING
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