Cross-Modal Fashion Search

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Cross-Modal Fashion Search
In this demo we focus on cross-modal (visual and textual) e-commerce search within the fashion domain. Particularly, we demonstrate two tasks: 1) given a query image (without any accompanying text), we retrieve textual descriptions that correspond to the visual attributes in the visual query; and 2) given a textual query that may express an interest in specific visual characteristics, we retrieve relevant images (without leveraging textual meta-data) that exhibit the required visual attributes. The first task is especially useful to manage image collections by online stores who might want to automatically organize and mine predominantly visual items according to their attributes without human input. The second task renders useful for users to find items with specific visual characteristics, in the case where there is no text available describing the target image. We use a state-of-the-art visual and textual features, as well as a state-of-the-art latent variable model to bridge bet...
Susana Zoghbi, Geert Heyman, Juan-Carlos Gomez, Ma
Added 08 Apr 2016
Updated 08 Apr 2016
Type Journal
Year 2016
Where MMM
Authors Susana Zoghbi, Geert Heyman, Juan-Carlos Gomez, Marie-Francine Moens
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