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JACIII Vol.14 No.2 pp. 185-192
doi: 10.20965/jaciii.2010.p0185
(2010)

Paper:

Color Transfer Based on Normalized Cumulative Hue Histograms

Go Tanaka, Noriaki Suetake, and Eiji Uchino

Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Yamaguchi University, 1677-1 Yoshida, Yamaguchi 753-8512, Japan

Received:
September 2, 2009
Accepted:
December 9, 2009
Published:
March 20, 2010
Keywords:
color transfer, hue, cumulative histogram
Abstract

Color transfer involves recoloring reflecting a reference image color in an input image, for example, by a color distribution or chroma distribution. The color transfer algorithm we propose transferring hue information by modifying the input image hue histogram so that its shape approaches that of the reference image as closely as possible. Color transfer effectively reflecting images considers image chroma information and relative hue histogram occurrence frequency as demonstrated in results of experiments.

Cite this article as:
Go Tanaka, Noriaki Suetake, and Eiji Uchino, “Color Transfer Based on Normalized Cumulative Hue Histograms,” J. Adv. Comput. Intell. Intell. Inform., Vol.14, No.2, pp. 185-192, 2010.
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