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Hexagon Cells C++ library

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hCell is a C++ library, which allows representing raster images via hexagonical picture elements instead of classical quadratic ones. This leads to hexagonical neighbourhood system, where each picture element has 6 equidistant neighbours. Such neighbourhood system finds its application in computer vision and pattern recognition problems. Also, the library is well suited for creating artistic photo manipulation effects.

Check out the project site for all the details like

Please join the nCell-user Q&A forum to ask questions and talk about methods and models. Framework development discussions and thorough bug reports are collected on Issues.

License and Citation

hCell is released under the BSD 3-Clause license. The Project-X reference models are released for unrestricted use.

Please cite hCell in your publications if it helps your research:

	author = {Kosov, Sergey},
	title = {Hexagon Cells C++ library},
	year = {2016},