From context to content

Marc Davis, Simon King, Nathan Good, Risto Sarvas
2004 Proceedings of the 12th annual ACM international conference on Multimedia - MULTIMEDIA '04  
The recent popularity of mobile camera phones allows for new opportunities to gather important metadata at the point of capture. This paper describes a method for generating metadata for photos using spatial, temporal, and social context. We describe a system we implemented for inferring location information for pictures taken with camera phones and its performance evaluation. We propose that leveraging contextual metadata at the point of capture can address the problems of the semantic and
more » ... ory gaps. In particular, combining and sharing spatial, temporal, and social contextual metadata from a given user and across users allows us to make inferences about media content.
doi:10.1145/1027527.1027572 dblp:conf/mm/DavisKGS04 fatcat:s2updw55cbd2dd4af7v4dqr75e