An image (from Latin: imago) is an artifact that depicts or records visual perception, for example a two-dimensional picture, that has a similar appearance to some subject–usually a physical object or a person, thus providing a depiction of it.

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Image Segmentation - Applications
... Some of the practical applications of image segmentation are Medical imaging Locate tumors and other pathologies Measure tissue volumes Computer-guided surgery Diagnosis Treatment planning Study ... Since there is no general solution to the image segmentation problem, these techniques often have to be combined with domain knowledge in order to effectively solve an image segmentation problem for a problem domain ...
Image Segmentation
... In computer vision, image segmentation is the process of partitioning a digital image into multiple segments (sets of pixels, also known as superpixels) ... and/or change the representation of an image into something that is more meaningful and easier to analyze ... Image segmentation is typically used to locate objects and boundaries (lines, curves, etc.) in images ...
Unknown Pleasures - Background - Packaging
... The front cover image comes from an edition of the Cambridge Encyclopedia of Astronomy, and was originally drawn with black lines on a white background ... The image was suggested by Bernard Sumner ... side one" was labeled Outside and displayed a reproduction of the image on the album cover, while the other side was labeled Inside and displayed the same image with the colours reversed (black-on-w ...
Moving Image
... A moving image is typically a movie (film), or video, including digital video ... It could also be an animated display such as a zoetrope ...
Image Segmentation - Graph Partitioning Methods
... Graph partitioning methods can effectively be used for image segmentation ... In these methods, the image is modeled as a weighted, undirected graph ... The graph (image) is then partitioned according to a criterion designed to model "good" clusters ...

Famous quotes containing the word image:

    Maybe the bride-bed brings despair,
    For each an imagined image brings
    And finds a real image there....
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    When an image is said to be singular, it is meant that it is absolutely determinate in all respects. Every possible character, or the negative thereof, must be true of such an image.
    Charles Sanders Peirce (1839–1914)

    “Power may be at the end of a gun,” but sometimes it’s also at the end of the shadow or the image of a gun.
    Jean Genet (1910–1986)