Multimodal Location Estimation on Flickr Videos

TitleMultimodal Location Estimation on Flickr Videos
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication2011
AuthorsFriedland, G., Choi J., Lei H., & Janin A.
Other Numbers3203

The following article describes an approach to determine thegeo-coordinates of the recording place of Flickr videos basedon both textual metadata and visual cues. The system istested on the MediaEval 2010 Placing Task evaluation data,which consists of 5091 unfiltered test videos. The systempresented in this article is less complex, uses less trainingdata, and is at the same time more accurate than the bestsystem presented in the evaluation in August 2010. The performance


This work was partially supported by funding provided through the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency University Research Initiatives program (NGA NURI grant # HM11582-10-1-0008). Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors or originators and do not necessarily reflect the views of NGA.

Bibliographic Notes

Proceedings of the ACM International Workshop on Social Media (WSM11), Scottsdale, Arizona

Abbreviated Authors

G. Friedland, J. Choi, H. Lei, and A. Janin

ICSI Research Group

Audio and Multimedia

ICSI Publication Type

Article in conference proceedings