Humans

Automatic generation of privacy-protected videos using background estimation

Recently, video sharing services such as YouTube and Daily-motion have become popular and many videos taken with mobile video cameras are uploaded to such a video sharing service. However, such videos can infringe on the privacy right of people in …

Discriminating intended human objects in consumer videos

In a consumer video, there are not only intended objects, which are intentionally captured by the camcorder user, but also unintended objects, which are accidentally framed-in. Since the intended objects are essential to present what the camcorder …

Detecting intended human objects in human-captured videos

When people take videos, they always want to capture intended objects, which are essential for presenting what they want to express in their videos, and to share the intended objects with others. The concept of intended objects provide a novel …