14 March 2005 Grid-based interaction for effective image browsing on mobile devices
Author Affiliations +
Proceedings Volume 5684, Multimedia on Mobile Devices; (2005); doi: 10.1117/12.588189
Event: Electronic Imaging 2005, 2005, San Jose, California, United States
Abstract
Compared with stationary environments, mobile devices suffer from a number of limitations like small screen space, limited processing power and bandwidth. Thus, it is very difficult and expensive to browse large images by using current mobile hardware. In this publication a new image browsing technique especially designed for mobile devices with limited screen space is introduced, and a completely new concept to communicate important image properties based on a well-defined grid structure is proposed. As every browsing technique needs reasonable concepts for user interaction, this publication introduces intuitive ways for image exploration, which need only little action of the user during browsing and processing power to calculate an appropriate image representation. To decrease the need for expensive bandwidth in remote environments, it will also be shown how to combine this browsing technique with image compression and transmission. Thus,a whole system for image communication is presented. Due to its excellent compression performance and flexibility, the modern JPEG2000 image coding standard is adopted as a foundation of the proposed system regarding a compliant compression and efficient transmission of the image. Concrete performance measures show the applicability of the introduced system.
© (2005) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.
Rene U. Rosenbaum, Heidrun Schumann, "Grid-based interaction for effective image browsing on mobile devices", Proc. SPIE 5684, Multimedia on Mobile Devices, (14 March 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.588189; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.588189
PROCEEDINGS
11 PAGES


SHARE
KEYWORDS
Image transmission

Image compression

Mobile devices

Image processing

Image resolution

Image enhancement

Telecommunications

RELATED CONTENT

Smooth transitions for mobile imagery browsing
Proceedings of SPIE (February 26 2007)
Interfaces for mobile image browsing
Proceedings of SPIE (February 26 2007)
Raster image adaptation for mobile devices using profiles
Proceedings of SPIE (February 09 2012)
Deaf Phone: Sign Language Telephone
Proceedings of SPIE (December 19 1985)

Back to Top