Survey on Summarization of Multiple User-Generated Videos

Binju Bentex, Shandry
The rapid developments in camera technology and mobile devices bring a flourish of user-generated videos with rich metadata, which can be great information resources for prospective tourists to preview a place of interest. In a video retrieval system, a simple query will return many videos. To provide users with a convenient way to explore videos, generate summarization from multiple user generated videos, which is composed of segments from different input videos. Apparently, summarizing a
more » ... is an important process. A video nothing but a synchronous sequence of a number of frames, each frame being a 2-D image. So the basic unit in a video is a frame. The video can also be thought of as a collection of many scenes, where a scene is a collection of shots that have the same context.