Seam Carving for content aware image resizing

illustrative example of the seam carving algorithm.
Updated 27 Sep 2007

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illustrative example of Seam carving for content aware image resizing

usage: carvedimg=seamcarving(im,k)

k is how many vertical seams to remove.
im is the image.

image([carvedimg img]);
axis equal;

Author: Aslak Grinsted 2007...
Based on ideas from Avidan & Shamir:
Note i haven't read their paper and they have probably lots of smart tricks for optimizations.

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Aslak Grinsted (2024). Seam Carving for content aware image resizing (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

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Version Published Release Notes

* Removed demo dependency on the image processing toolbox.
* Made compatible with older versions of matlab.