Extract letter areas from the pictures of text

Extract letter areas from the pictures of text


Job Description

You would need to take the image from a list and store the coordinates (top left, bottom right) of each area in which there is a text to be found and for some images where there is a letter/character to be found.

You have to write these coordinates in a text file:
for each file in the list write:
- for each letter (and punctuation marks like" ' " or "!") : (top-left pixel, bottom-right pixel)
- text area: (top-left pixel, bottom right pixel)

* punctuation marks should be named as per its unicode character number from Basic Latin http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Unicode_characters)

If you work using bbtesseract or http://code.google.com/p/imageclipper/ , (make sure these programs work on your PC), then you can work very fast.

I may also ask you to supply cleaned 28x28 pixels images with the background to the character made uniform for a subset of the images.

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