Multimodal Vision Research Laboratory

MVRL

research area: outdoor webcam imagery

See below for a list of our publications in this area. You can see an unfiltered list of our publications or lists filtered for the following research areas: astronomical imagery and data; camera calibration; LiDAR Processing; image localization; medical and biological imaging; image motion; remote sensing and mapping; social media; video surveillance and object tracking; timelapse imaging; transportation; and outdoor webcam imagery.

publications

  1. PDF Padilha R, Salem T, Workman S, Andaló FA, Rocha A, Jacobs N. 2022. Content-Based Detection of Temporal Metadata Manipulation. IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security:1316–1327. DOI: 10.1109/TIFS.2022.3159154.
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  2. PDF Rafique MU, Zhang Y, Brodie B, Jacobs N. 2021. Unifying Guided and Unguided Outdoor Image Synthesis. In: New Trends in Image Restoration and Enhancement (IEEE/CVF Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) Workshops). 776–785. DOI: 10.1109/CVPRW53098.2021.00087.
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  3. PDF Zhai M, Salem T, Greenwell C, Workman S, Pless R, Jacobs N. 2018. Learning Geo-Temporal Image Features. In: British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC).
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  4. PDF Jacobs N, Workman S, Souvenir R. 2016. Cloudmaps from Static Ground-View Video. Image and Vision Computing (IVC) 52:154–166. DOI: 10.1016/j.imavis.2016.05.013.
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  5. PDF Murdock C, Jacobs N, Pless R. 2015. Building Dynamic Cloud Maps from the Ground Up. In: IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV). 1–9. DOI: 10.1109/ICCV.2015.85.
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  6. Workman S, Souvenir R, Jacobs N. 2015. Scene Shape Estimation from Multiple Partly Cloudy Days. Computer Vision and Image Understanding (CVIU):116–129. DOI: 10.1016/j.cviu.2014.10.002.
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  7. PDF Jacobs N, King J, Bowers D, Souvenir R. 2014. Estimating Cloud Maps from Outdoor Image Sequences. In: IEEE Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV). 961–968. DOI: 10.1109/WACV.2014.6836000.
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  8. PDF Jacobs N, Workman S, Souvenir R. 2013. Scene Geometry from Several Partly Cloudy Days. In: ACM/IEEE International Conference on Distributed Smart Cameras (ICDSC). 1–6. DOI: 10.1109/ICDSC.2013.6778227.
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  9. PDF Islam MT, Jacobs N, Wu H, Souvenir R. 2013. Images+Weather: Collection, Validation, and Refinement. In: IEEE CVPR Workshop on Ground Truth. 1–7.
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  10. PDF Jacobs N, Islam MT, Workman S. 2013. Cloud Motion as a Calibration Cue. In: IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR). 1344–1351. DOI: 10.1109/CVPR.2013.177.
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  11. PDF Jacobs N, Abrams A, Pless R. 2013. Two Cloud-Based Cues for Estimating Scene Structure and Camera Calibration. IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI) 35:2526–2538. DOI: 10.1109/TPAMI.2013.55.
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  12. PDF Murdock C, Jacobs N, Pless R. 2013. Webcam2Satellite: Estimating Cloud Maps from Webcam Imagery. In: IEEE Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV). 214–221. DOI: 10.1109/WACV.2013.6475021.
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  13. PDF Abrams A, Tucek J, Jacobs N, Pless R. 2012. LOST: Longterm Observation of Scenes (with Tracks). In: IEEE Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV). 297–304. DOI: 10.1109/WACV.2012.6163032.
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  14. Milliman T, Hufkins K, Lavine I, Jacobs N, Pless R, Richardson A, Frolking S. 2011. The PhenoCam Website: Adventures in “Crowd-Sourcing” Data Collection, Distribution and Analysis. In: American Geophysical Union Annual Meeting.
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  15. PDF Jacobs N, Miskell K, Pless R. 2011. Webcam Geo-localization using Aggregate Light Levels. In: IEEE Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV). 132–138. DOI: 10.1109/WACV.2011.5711494.
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  16. PDF Abrams A, Fridrich N, Jacobs N, Pless R. 2010. Participatory Integration of Live Webcams into GIS. In: International Conference on Computing for Geospatial Research and Applications (COM.GEO). 1–8. DOI: 10.1145/1823854.1823867.
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  17. PDF Jacobs N, Bies B, Pless R. 2010. Using Cloud Shadows to Infer Scene Structure and Camera Calibration. In: IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR). 1102–1109. DOI: 10.1109/CVPR.2010.5540093.
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  18. PDF Jacobs N, Burgin W, Fridrich N, Abrams A, Miskell K, Braswell BH, Richardson AD, Pless R. 2009. The Global Network of Outdoor Webcams: Properties and Applications. In: ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM SIGSPATIAL). 111–120. DOI: 10.1145/1653771.1653789.
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  19. Jacobs N, Souvenir R, Pless R. 2009. Passive Vision: The Global Webcam Imaging Network. In: IEEE Applied Imagery and Pattern Recognition (AIPR). 1–8. DOI: 10.1109/AIPR.2009.5466314.
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  20. Jacobs N, Pless R. 2009. Calibrating and Using the Global Network of Outdoor Webcams. In: ACM/IEEE International Conference on Distributed Smart Cameras (ICDSC). 1–2. DOI: 10.1109/ICDSC.2009.5289404.
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  21. PDF Jacobs N. 2010. Discovering, Localizing, Calibrating, and Using Thousands of Outdoor Webcams. Computer Science and Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis, MO, USA.
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  22. PDF Jacobs N, Burgin W, Speyer R, Ross D, Pless R. 2009. Adventures in Archiving and Using Three Years of Webcam Images. In: IEEE CVPR Workshop on Internet Vision. 39–46. DOI: 10.1109/CVPRW.2009.5204185.
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  23. PDF Jacobs N, Roman N, Pless R. 2008. Toward Fully Automatic Geo-Location and Geo-Orientation of Static Outdoor Cameras. In: IEEE Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV). 1–6. DOI: 10.1109/WACV.2008.4544040.
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  24. PDF Jacobs N, Satkin S, Roman N, Speyer R, Pless R. 2007. Geolocating Static Cameras. In: IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV). 1–6. DOI: 10.1109/ICCV.2007.4408995.
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  25. PDF Jacobs N, Roman N, Pless R. 2007. Consistent Temporal Variations in Many Outdoor Scenes. In: IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR). 1–6. DOI: 10.1109/CVPR.2007.383258.
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