July 02, 09:15

A cool old paper - FCN text detector

They were using multi-layer masks for better semantic segmentation supervision before it was mainstream.

Very cool!


Too bad such models are a commodity now, you can just use pre-trained)


EAST: An Efficient and Accurate Scene Text Detector

Previous approaches for scene text detection have already achieved promising performances across various benchmarks. However, they usually fall short when dealing with challenging scenarios, even...