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Issue No.01 - January-March (2011 vol.18)
pp: 52-63
Symeon Papadopoulos , Centre for Research and Technology Hellas
Christos Zigkolis , Centre for Research and Technology Hellas
Yiannis Kompatsiaris , Centre for Research and Technology Hellas
Athena Vakali , Aristotle University
<p>An image analysis scheme can automate the detection of landmarks and events in large image collections, significantly improving the content-consumption experience. The Web extra includes a video that illustrates a new approach for mining landmarks and events in large, tagged photo collections. View the same Web extra online at</p>
Web mining, multimedia information systems, clustering
Symeon Papadopoulos, Christos Zigkolis, Yiannis Kompatsiaris, Athena Vakali, "Cluster-Based Landmark and Event Detection for Tagged Photo Collections", IEEE MultiMedia, vol.18, no. 1, pp. 52-63, January-March 2011, doi:10.1109/MMUL.2010.68
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