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Choosing Basic-Level Concept Names using Visual and Language Context

Mathews, Alexander; Xie, Lexing; He, Xuming


We study basic-level categories for describing visual concepts, and empirically observe context-dependant basic level names across thousands of concepts. We propose methods for predicting basic-level names using a series of classification and ranking tasks, producing the first large scale catalogue of basic-level names for hundreds of thousands of images depicting thousands of visual concepts. We also demonstrate the usefulness of our method with a picture-to-word task, showing strong...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2015
Type: Conference paper
Source: Proceedings - 2015 IEEE Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision, WACV 2015
DOI: 10.1109/WACV.2015.85


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