Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

A Real-Time Framework for Video Time and Pitch Scale Modification

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

4 Author(s)
Damnjanovic, I. ; Queen Mary, Univ. of London, London, UK ; Barry, D. ; Dorran, David ; Reiss, J.D.

A framework is presented which addresses the issues related to the real-time implementation of synchronized video and audio time-scale and pitch-scale modification algorithms. It allows for seamless real-time transition between continually varying, independent time-scale and pitch-scale parameters arising as a result of manual or automatic intervention. We illuminate the problems which arise in a real-time context as well as provide novel solutions to prevent artifacts, minimize latency, and improve synchronization. The time and pitch scaling approach is based on a modified phase vocoder with optional phase locking and an integrated transient detector which enables high-quality transient preservation in real-time. A novel method for audio/visual synchronization was implemented in order to ensure no perceptible latency between audio and video while real-time time scaling and pitch shifting is applied. Evaluation results are reported which demonstrate both high audio quality and minimal synchronization error.

Published in:

Multimedia, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:12 ,  Issue: 4 )

Date of Publication:

June 2010

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.