Computer vision

Facial Expression Recognition with Skip-Connection to Leverage Low-Level Features

Deep convolutional neural networks (CNNs) have established their feet in the ground of computer vision and machine learning, used in various applications. In this work, an attempt is made to learn a CNN for a task of facial expression recognition …

Evaluating protection capability for visual privacy information

One way to prevent privacy intrusion is by blurring or blocking out facial images using image processing. However, this technique's effectiveness depends on viewers' familiarity with the subjects as well as on the subjects' conspicuousness.

Inferring what the videographer wanted to capture

Detecting important regions in videos has been extensively studied for past decades for their wide variety of applications including video summarization and retargeting. Visual attention models draw much attention for this purpose, which find …