Visual Attention in Edited Dynamical Images

Ulrich Ansorge, Shelley Buchinger, Christian Valuch, Aniello Raffaele Patrone, Otmar Scherzer


Edited (or cut) dynamical images are created by changing perspectives in imaging devices, such as videos, or graphical animations. They are abundant in everyday and working life. However little is known about how attention is steered with regard to this material. Here we propose a simple two-step architecture of gaze control for this situation. This model relies on (1) a down-weighting of repeated information contained in optic flow within takes (between cuts), and (2) an up-weighting of repeated information between takes (across cuts). This architecture is both parsimonious and realistic. We outline the evidence speaking for this architecture and also identify the outstanding questions.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Ansorge U., Buchinger S., Valuch C., Patrone A. and Scherzer O. (2014). Visual Attention in Edited Dynamical Images . In Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Signal Processing and Multimedia Applications - Volume 1: SIGMAP, (ICETE 2014) ISBN 978-989-758-046-8, pages 198-205. DOI: 10.5220/0005101901980205

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author={Ulrich Ansorge and Shelley Buchinger and Christian Valuch and Aniello Raffaele Patrone and Otmar Scherzer},
title={Visual Attention in Edited Dynamical Images},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Signal Processing and Multimedia Applications - Volume 1: SIGMAP, (ICETE 2014)},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Signal Processing and Multimedia Applications - Volume 1: SIGMAP, (ICETE 2014)
TI - Visual Attention in Edited Dynamical Images
SN - 978-989-758-046-8
AU - Ansorge U.
AU - Buchinger S.
AU - Valuch C.
AU - Patrone A.
AU - Scherzer O.
PY - 2014
SP - 198
EP - 205
DO - 10.5220/0005101901980205