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OpenCV with Python By Example by Prateek Joshi

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How to censor a shape?

Let's say you are dealing with images and you want to block out a particular shape. Now, you might say that you will use shape matching to identify the shape and then just block it out, right? But the problem here is that we don't have any template available. So, how do we go about doing this? Shape analysis comes in various forms, and we need to build our algorithm depending on the situation. Let's consider the following figure:

How to censor a shape?

Let's say we want to identify all the boomerang shapes and then block them out without using any template images. As you can see, there are various other weird shapes in that image and the boomerang ...

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