Teaching at the ICVSS 2013, in Calabria, Italy, July 2013 (Programme) Computational Video: Post-processing Methods for Stabilization, Retargeting and Segmentation Irfan Essa (This work in collaboration with Matthias Grundmann, Daniel Castro, Vivek Kwatra, Mei Han, S. Hussian Raza). Abstract We address a variety of challenges for analysis and enhancement of Computational Video. We present novel […]
Presentation at Google I/0 2013 by Matthias Grundmann, John Gregg, and Vivek Kwatra on our Video Stabilizer on YouTube Video stabilization is a key component of YouTubes video enhancement tools and youtube.com/editor. All YouTube uploads are automatically detected for shakiness and suggested stabilization if needed. This talk will describe the technical details behind our fully […]
The Computation + Journalism Symposium 2013, held Jan 31 – Feb 1, 2013, at Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA was a huge success. Please see the videos here of all the sessions. See me discuss computational journalism with Phil Meyer, and my slides and take-away points from the closing session.
Video Analysis and Enhancement: Video Stabilization and Rolling Shutter Removal on YouTube Irfan Essa Georgia Tech School of Interactive Computing GVU and RIM @ GT Centers October 19, 2012, 3:30 PM, NSH 1305 Abstract In this talk, I will discuss a variety of approaches my group is working on for video analysis and enhancement. In […]
Presentation (2012): Distinguished Seminar Series in Computer Science at the Imperial College, London
Video Enhancement and Analysis: From Content Analysis to Video Stabilization for YouTube Irfan Essa Georgia Institute of Technology October 14, 2012 15:00 – 16:00, Huxely Room. South Kensington Campus, Imperial College, London Abstract The talk will describe a variety of efforts undertaken on analysis of video to enhancement and synthesis of video. An overview of […]
HIGH Museum/Lumière’s Fall Lecture and Panel Discussion on “Art In The Digital Culture… Threat or Opportunity?”
Wednesday September 19, 2012, 7:00pm in the Hill Auditorium, High Museum, Altanta. In this sixth installment of Lumière’s Fall Lecture Series, Shannon Perich, curator of the photographic history collection at the National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, and Irfan Essa of the Georgia Institute of Technology will each speak to the future of art […]
Video Stabilization and Rolling Shutter Removal on YouTube Abstract In this talk, I will over a variety of approaches my group is working on for video analysis and enhancement. In particular, I will describe our approach for a video stabilizer (currently implemented on YouTube) and its extensions. This work is in collaboration with Matthias Grundmann […]
At IEEE CVPR 2012 is in Providence RI, from Jun 16 – 21, 2012. Busy week ahead meeting good friends and colleagues. Here are some highlights of what my group is involved with. Paper in Main Conference K. Kim, D. Lee, and I. Essa (2012), “Detecting Regions of Interest in Dynamic Scenes with Camera Motions,” in […]
Presentation at CVPR 2012 workshop on Large Scale Video Search and Mining "Extracting Content and Context from Video."
Extracting Content and Context from Video. (Presentation at CVPR 2012 workshop on Large Scale Video Search and Mining 2012, June 21, 2012)Irfan EssaGEORGIA Tech Abstract In this talk, I will describe various efforts aimed at extracting context and content from video. I will highlight some of our recent work in extracting spatio-temporal features and the […]