Tracking regions of human skin through illumination changes


New human computer interfaces are using computer vision systems to track faces and hands. A critical task in such systems is the segmentation. An often used approach is colour based segmentation, approximating the skin chromaticities with a statistical model, e.g. with mean value and covariance matrix. The advantage of this approach is that it is invariant… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/S0167-8655(02)00327-6


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@article{Strring2003TrackingRO, title={Tracking regions of human skin through illumination changes}, author={Moritz St{\"o}rring and Tom{\'a} Koka and Hans J\orgen Andersen and Erik Granum}, journal={Pattern Recognition Letters}, year={2003}, volume={24}, pages={1715-1723} }