Welcome to MOONVID, a 3-year research project funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG).
MOONVID is jointly conducted by the IUPR Research Group at the University of Kaiserslautern and the Multimedia Analysis and Data Mining Lab at the German Research
Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI). This website provides information about the project and gives links to demos, press articles, and publications.
Project Mission - Visual Learning from YouTube, Flickr, and co.
Currently, users world-wide generate and share larger amounts of images and videos than ever before in history, and huge web-based multimedia databases are evolving: YouTube sees another 20 hrs. of video every minute, Flickr 2,000 new pictures. This content is provided by a large community of users, who share it, comment it, debate it, label it, and categorize it.