Computer Magnitude In Vector Image To Make Magnitude Image

Synopsis

Compute the magnitude of each pixel in a vector image to produce a magnitude image

Results

Yinyang.png

Yinyang.png

output.png

output.png

Code

C++

#include "itkImage.h"
#include "itkImageFileReader.h"
#include "itkImageFileWriter.h"
#include "itkRescaleIntensityImageFilter.h"
#include "itkVectorImage.h"
#include "itkVectorMagnitudeImageFilter.h"

int
main(int argc, char * argv[])
{
  // Verify command line arguments
  if (argc < 3)
  {
    std::cerr << "Usage: " << std::endl;
    std::cerr << argv[0] << " inputImageFile outputImageFile" << std::endl;
    return EXIT_FAILURE;
  }

  // Parse command line arguments
  std::string inputFilename = argv[1];
  std::string outputFilename = argv[2];

  // Setup types
  using VectorImageType = itk::VectorImage<float, 2>;
  using UnsignedCharImageType = itk::Image<unsigned char, 2>;

  // Create and setup a reader
  using ReaderType = itk::ImageFileReader<VectorImageType>;
  ReaderType::Pointer reader = ReaderType::New();
  reader->SetFileName(inputFilename);

  using WriterType = itk::ImageFileWriter<UnsignedCharImageType>;

  using VectorMagnitudeFilterType = itk::VectorMagnitudeImageFilter<VectorImageType, UnsignedCharImageType>;
  VectorMagnitudeFilterType::Pointer magnitudeFilter = VectorMagnitudeFilterType::New();
  magnitudeFilter->SetInput(reader->GetOutput());

  // To write the magnitude image file, we should rescale the gradient values
  // to a reasonable range
  using rescaleFilterType = itk::RescaleIntensityImageFilter<UnsignedCharImageType, UnsignedCharImageType>;

  rescaleFilterType::Pointer rescaler = rescaleFilterType::New();
  rescaler->SetOutputMinimum(0);
  rescaler->SetOutputMaximum(255);
  rescaler->SetInput(magnitudeFilter->GetOutput());

  WriterType::Pointer writer = WriterType::New();

  writer->SetFileName(outputFilename);
  writer->SetInput(rescaler->GetOutput());
  writer->Update();

  return EXIT_SUCCESS;
}

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