Scene understanding/image analysis methods

A part of the CVonline computer vision resource summarizing different methods for whole scene understanding (as contrasted to individual object recognition) as commonly used in computer vision and image processing.
  1. Situated cognition
  2. Affordance
  3. Appearance prediction
  4. Figure-ground separation
  5. High-level vision
  6. Light source detection
  7. Line labeling
  8. Occlusion understanding and recovery
  9. Perceptual organization, Perceptual grouping
    1. Hierarchical organization
    2. Subcomponent detection
  10. Types of scenes
    1. Manhattan world scenes
  11. Region labeling
  12. Scene completion
  13. Shadow understanding