Colour Adjustment and Specular Removal for Non-Uniform Shape from Shading

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Title Colour Adjustment and Specular Removal for Non-Uniform Shape from Shading
Author Zhang, Paul; Gao, Yongsheng; Caelli, Terry
Publication Title Proceedings 2010 Digital Image Computing: Techniques and Applications DICTA 2010
Editor IEEE
Year Published 2010
Place of publication Australia
Abstract Surface colour changes and specular reflections are two major problems in 3D modelling using shape-from-shading (SFS). This paper proposes to pre-process the input image for a typical SFS algorithm, so that the resultant image has no colour changes and specular reflection. First, a chromaticity-based specular reflection removal algorithm is applied to achieve a pure diffuse (Lambertian) reflected image. Then, a novel chromaticity-based colour adjustment approach is proposed to generate an image without surface colour changes. The standard SFS algorithms can then be applied successfully onto the processed images to produce plausible 3D models. In experiments, the proposed approach was tested on standard SFS datasets with complex surface colours. The experimental results show it's promising to facilitate SFS algorithms to handle SFS problems with more complex surface properties and illumination conditions.
Peer Reviewed Yes
Published Yes
Alternative URI http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/DICTA.2010.100
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ISBN 978-0-7695-4271-3
Conference name The International Conference on Digital Image Computing: Techniques and Applications (DICTA 2010)
Location Sydney
Date From 2010-12-01
Date To 2010-12-03
URI http://hdl.handle.net/10072/37732
Date Accessioned 2011-01-31
Date Available 2011-04-18T06:56:44Z
Language en_AU
Research Centre Institute for Integrated and Intelligent Systems
Faculty Faculty of Science, Environment, Engineering and Technology
Subject Computer Vision
Publication Type Conference Publications (Full Written Paper - Refereed)
Publication Type Code e1

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