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What and Who
Title:Putting fruits on your face
Speaker:Gabriela Ghimpeteanu
coming from:International Max Planck Research School for Computer Science - IMPRS
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Event Type:Talk
Visibility:D1, D3, D4, D5, SWS, RG1, MMCI
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Level:Public Audience
Language:English
Date, Time and Location
Date:Thursday, 12 November 2009
Time:17:00
Duration:30 Minutes
Location:Saarbr├╝cken
Building:E1 4
Room:024
Abstract
The italian painter Archimboldo is famous for creating imaginative portrait heads made entirely out of fruits, vegetables and flowers. The source of inspiration for the thesis is the portrait of the Holy Roman Emperor Rudolf II who appears in a painting as , the god of seasons from the Roman mythology, Vertumnus who was also the patron of gardens, fruit trees and plant growth.
Starting with a digital image consisting of a frontal portrait head we would like to modify it in a Vertumnus-like portrait, that is, matching fruits and vegetables with the most similar area segments of the face image to create the desired effect.
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Name(s):imprs
Phone:225
EMail:--email address not disclosed on the web
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  • Jennifer Gerling, 11/10/2009 04:51 PM -- Created document.