FIRB Digital Restore

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 "A knowledge based model for digital restoration and enhancement of images concerning archaeological and monumental heritage of Mediterranean coast "

The aim of the present proposal is to develop a methodology for automatically or semi-automatically restoring digital images concerning archaeological and monumental inheritance of Mediterranean coast. The project assumes that a knowledge based model, exploiting automatic tools of digital restoration, is able to further increase the enhancement and the use of historical images, especially if the huge quantity of pictures concerning historical building of Mediterranean dock is considered. In particular, material from Alinari Archive in Florence will be analyzed, composed of high resolution, colored, black and white images concerning Mediterranean coast since 1840.