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outlineR: An R package to derive outline shapes from (multiple) artefacts on JPEG images

David N. Matzig;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2021
  • Publisher: Zenodo
<p><strong>Description</strong></p> <p>This package is a helpful wrapper around functions from mainly the Momocs (Bonhomme et al. 2014), EBImage (Pau et al. 2010), and imager (Barthelme et al. 2020) packages. It is designed for the fast and easy extraction of single outline shapes of, for example, stone tools from images containing multiple thereof, such as the ones present in archaeological publications.</p> <p>This release is provided with a testing dataset, using the Morar Quartz Industry image (Credit: Wellcome Collection, <a href=""></a>, distributed under CC BY 4.0).<...
free text keywords: archaeology, geometric morphometrics, outline extraction, Rstats
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Cliodynamic archaeology: Computational approaches to Final Palaeolithic/earliest Mesolithic archaeology and climate change
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 817564
  • Funding stream: H2020 | ERC | ERC-COG
Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage
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