The sparse visual word for Lire
Latest commit d293902 Feb 28, 2011 @viirya add project description.

Using LIRE for spase visual word-based image retrieval

LIRE, which stands for Lucene Image REtrieval, is a lucene-based image content indexing and search engine developed by Mathias Lux.

This project uses LIRE to support sparse visual word-based CBIR (content-based image retrieval). It modifies partly the codes of LIRE. The codes for this project are found at lire-sparsevw/. There are codes for LIRE indexing and search engine, and web interface of PHP and HTML.

The binary, extract_features_64bit.ln, in web part is interest point detectors/descriptors implemented by at INRIA Rhone-Alpes.[ref.].