OTC: A Novel Local Descriptor for Scene Classification

@inproceedings{Margolin2014OTCAN,
  title={OTC: A Novel Local Descriptor for Scene Classification},
  author={Ran Margolin and Lihi Zelnik-Manor and Ayellet Tal},
  booktitle={ECCV},
  year={2014}
}
Scene classification is the task of determining the scene type in which a photograph was taken. In this paper we present a novel local descriptor suited for such a task: Oriented Texture Curves (OTC). Our descriptor captures the texture of a patch along multiple orientations, while maintaining robustness to illumination changes, geometric distortions and local contrast differences. We show that our descriptor outperforms all state-of-the-art descriptors for scene classification algorithms on… CONTINUE READING
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