TEDx Talk (2017) on “Bridging Human and Artificial Intelligence” at TEDxCentennialParkWomen

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017 Posted in In The News, Interesting, Machine Learning, Presentations, Videos | No Comments »

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iZE8JK6txBs A TEDx talk that I recently did. In this talk, the speaker takes you on a journey of how AI systems have evolved over time. DIRECTOR OF MACHINE LEARNING AT GEORGIA ... Read more..

Paper in IJCNN (2017) “Towards Using Visual Attributes to Infer Image Sentiment Of Social Events”

Thursday, May 18th, 2017 Posted in Computational Journalism, Computational Photography and Video, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Papers, Unaiza Ahsan | No Comments »

Paper [bibtex file=IrfanEssaWS.bib key=2017-Ahsan-TUVAIISSE] Abstract Widespread and pervasive adoption of smartphones has led to instant sharing of photographs that capture events ranging from mundane to life-altering happenings. We propose to capture sentiment information ... Read more..

Paper (ACM MM 2016) “Leveraging Contextual Cues for Generating Basketball Highlights”

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016 Posted in ACM MM, Caroline Pantofaru, Computational Photography and Video, Computer Vision, Papers, Sports Visualization, Vinay Bettadapura | No Comments »

Paper [bibtex file=IrfanEssaWS.bib key=2016-Bettadapura-LCCGBH] Abstract [caption id="attachment_1896" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Leveraging Contextual Cues for Generating Basketball Highlights[/caption] The massive growth of sports videos has resulted in a need for automatic generation of sports highlights that ... Read more..

Research Blog: Motion Stills – Create beautiful GIFs from Live Photos

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 Posted in Computational Photography and Video, Computer Vision, In The News, Interesting, Matthias Grundmann, Projects | No Comments »

Kudos to the team from Machine Perception at Google Research that just launched the Motion Still App to generate novel photos on an iOS device. This work is in part ... Read more..

Paper (WACV 2016) “Discovering Picturesque Highlights from Egocentric Vacation Videos”

Monday, March 7th, 2016 Posted in Computational Photography and Video, Computer Vision, Daniel Castro, PAMI/ICCV/CVPR/ECCV, Vinay Bettadapura | No Comments »

Paper [bibtex file=IrfanEssaWS.bib key=2016-Castro-DPHFEVV] Abstract We present an approach for identifying picturesque highlights from large amounts of egocentric video data. Given a set of egocentric videos captured over the course of a vacation, ... Read more..