Posts for tag « image search »

André Ourednik, Thursday, March 31, 2011

The TinEye search engine allows you to find images on the web based on an image-file URL.You can also upload the image to search for. Basically, the serch engine finds copies of your image scattered around the web. The algorithm has an excellent tolerance for resolutions and color variations. Here an example with one of […]

André Ourednik, Saturday, April 17, 2010

The written language, made of letters, words and phrases, is how we mostly do internet search. It doesn’t have be that way though. It is very possible, for example, to search a photograph by drawing its approximation. This is shown by ‘retrievr’, the graphic search engine of System One Labs. In retrievr, you can do […]