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Re: filmscanners: Speeding up bulk scanning
In a message dated 10/19/2001 2:17:57 PM EST, firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
> Is there a piece of software which will analyse images and make a good
> guess as to which need rotating - then do it ? It obviously would not be
> able to cope with all pictures, but surely it could look for a blue sky at
> the top of outdoor shots ? Maybe even an OCR type program could look for
> text and put it the right way up ?
> Could it be built into Vuescan Ed ?
It's something I've thought of doing, especially since often images
are brighter at the top than the bottom. However, when I last looked
into this, I couldn't find reliable heuristics. If someone can send me
a pointer to studies on this, I'll look into it again.