Visual image retrieval: seeking the alliance of concept-based and content-based paradigms

  title={Visual image retrieval: seeking the alliance of concept-based and content-based paradigms},
  author={Peter G. B. Enser},
  journal={J. Information Science},
In the commercial use of picture collections, a heavy dependency continues to be exhibited on a concept-based image retrieval paradigm in which the query is verbalised by the client and resolved as a metadata text-matching operation. The practical and philosophical challenges posed by the indexing aspect of image metadata construction are significant and frequently expressed. Nevertheless, it has taken image digitisation to bring this particular information retrieval problem to prominence in… CONTINUE READING


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