Share Email Print
cover

Journal of Electronic Imaging

Improvement of the exemplar-based inpainting
Author(s): Weijie Huang; Guoshan Zhang
Format Member Price Non-Member Price
PDF $20.00 $25.00
cover GOOD NEWS! Your organization subscribes to the SPIE Digital Library. You may be able to download this paper for free. Check Access

Paper Abstract

This paper proposes an improved exemplar-based inpainting using image segmentation, image quilting, and spatial blending to reduce the excessively propagating texture and pathological geometric configurations. A graph-based segmentation is used to generate an initial segmented map. The segmented regions are merged by a K-means approach with texture similarity to generate a further texture-based segmented map, which reduces the candidate source space and determines whether to utilize image quilting in the iterative updating process. An improved spatial blending is introduced as a postprocess to smooth the filled image when the filling process is completed. Experimental results show that this exemplar-based inpainting approach has a good visual effect and reduces the computing time.

Paper Details

Date Published: 26 October 2016
PDF: 10 pages
J. Electron. Imag. 25(5) 053038 doi: 10.1117/1.JEI.25.5.053038
Published in: Journal of Electronic Imaging Volume 25, Issue 5
Show Author Affiliations
Weijie Huang, Tianjin Univ. (China)
Guoshan Zhang, Tianjin Univ. (China)


© SPIE. Terms of Use
Back to Top