[FoRK] Re: hmmm... what about graphics?
Wed Oct 5 15:04:19 PDT 2005
>Yeah, another prof talked about video data mining -- that seemed interesting
>Things like calculating real-time speed of objects in a video, identifying
>various objects (like the number of cars that go into a parking garage),
>identifying when a scene changes (to automatically not record ads when
>you're taping something), ways of quantifying video for use in a database.
Yup. It is intensely interesting and challenging work, worth a whole
career, and indeed *is* a whole career.
>guess the applications in security are really big right now...
If your sponsor can get past (or into) the crony network, yes. I made a
living on image processing in a security context during the time the web
bubble was shot and the security bubble was booming.
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