Taxonomy of Feature Description Attributes
“for the Entwives desired order, and plenty, and peace (by which they meant that things should remain where they had set them).”
—J. R. R. Tolkien, Lord of the Rings
This chapter develops a general Vision Metrics Taxonomy for feature description, so as to collect summary descriptor attributes for high-level analysis. The taxonomy includes a set of general robustness criteria for feature description and ground truth datasets. The material presented and discussed in this book follows and reflects this taxonomy. By developing a standard vocabulary in the taxonomy, terms and techniques are intended ...