Conference Paper

A simplified approach to rushes summarization.

DOI: 10.1145/1463563.1463573 Conference: Proceedings of the 2nd ACM Workshop on Video Summarization, TVS 2008, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, October 31, 2008
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ABSTRACT In this paper we describe methods for video summarization in the context of the TRECVID 2008 BBC Rushes Summa- rization task. Color, motion, and audio features are used to segment, lter, and cluster the video. We experiment with varying the segment similarity measure to improve the joint clustering of segments with and without camera mo- tion. Compared to our previous eort for TRECVID 2007 we have reduced the complexity of the summarization pro- cess as well as the visual complexity of the summaries them- selves. We nd our objective (inclusion) performance to be competitive with systems exhibiting similar subjective per- formance.

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