Video Collage is a kind of synthesized image that enable users to quickly browse the video content. Given a video, Video Collage is able to select the most representative images from the video, extract salient regions of interest from these images, and seamlessly arrange ROI on a given canvas. Video Collage can be used for Windows Vista Explorer, Live Search Video, as well as MSN Soapbox.
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- Yan Wang, Tao Mei, Jingdong Wang, Xian-Sheng Hua. "Dynamic Video Collage," International Conference on MultiMedia Modeling (MMM), LNCS 5916, pp. 793-795, Chongqing, China, 2010. [PDF]
- Bo Yang, Tao Mei, Li-Feng Sun, Shi-Qiang Yang, Xian-Sheng Hua. "Free-Shaped Video Collage," International Conference on Multi-Media Modeling (MMM), LNCS 4903, pp. 175-185, Kyoto, Japan, Jan. 2008. [PDF]
- Tang Wang, Tao Mei, Xian-Sheng Hua, Xue-Liang Liu, He-Qin Zhou. "Video Collage: A Novel Presentation of Video Sequence," In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo (ICME), pp. 1479-1482, Beijing, China, July 2007. [PDF]
Figure 1. Video Collage.
Figure 2. Free-shaped Video Collage.