An open-source SIFTLibrary

Rob Hess
2010 Proceedings of the international conference on Multimedia - MM '10  
Recent years have seen an explosion in the use of invariant keypoint methods across nearly every area of computer vision research. Since its introduction, the scale-invariant feature transform (SIFT) has been one of the most effective and widely-used of these methods and has served as a major catalyst in their popularization. In this paper, I present an open-source SIFT library, implemented in C and freely available at, and I briefly compare its
more » ... y compare its performance with that of the original SIFT executable released by David Lowe.
doi:10.1145/1873951.1874256 dblp:conf/mm/Hess10 fatcat:bzbdynvamfbyxb2yfrfibaldvy