The Paris Dataset
OverviewThe Paris Dataset consists of 6412 images collected from Flickr by searching for particular Paris landmarks.
QueriesThe following 12 queries were used to collect the images from Flickr:
- La Defense Paris
- Eiffel Tower Paris
- Hotel des Invalides Paris
- Louvre Paris
- Moulin Rouge Paris
- Musee d'Orsay Paris
- Notre Dame Paris
- Pantheon Paris
- Pompidou Paris
- Sacre Coeur Paris
- Arc de Triomphe Paris
Dataset images (split in two parts):
 1.2GB MD5: 0b165f36cedd0b4885a5961e20d01bda
 1.3GB MD5: a5de8044b5a436d8d04ddc9c382b30b5
Note, 20 of the supplied images are corrupted but are still included for backwards compatibility (the list of corrupt images is available here)
Philbin, J. , Chum, O. , Isard, M. , Sivic, J. and Zisserman, A.
Lost in Quantization: Improving Particular Object Retrieval in Large Scale Image Databases
Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (2008)
Bibtex source | Abstract | Document: ps.gz PDF
This work is supported by an EPSRC Platform grant.