Monday, June 30, 2008

Carnegie Mellon system estimates geographic location of photos


Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have devised the first computerized method that can analyze a single photograph and determine where in the world the image likely was taken. It's a feat made possible by searching through millions of GPS-tagged images in the Flickr online photo collection.

IM2GPS: estimating geographic information from a single image
from Primidi
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