News

  • 2015/03/09: Join Light.Co and work on novel technologies about computational cameras!
  • 2015/03/01: Two papers on the topics of stereo and reflection removal are accepted to CVPR2015.
  • 2015/02/11: Successfully defended my thesis in MIT CSAIL!
  • 2014/09/22: Visit Algolux, a computational photography startup in Montreal.
  • 2014/03/24: The portrait style transfer paper is conditionally accepted by SIGGRAPH 2014!

  • Publications

    PhD Thesis: Data-Driven Photographic Style Using Local Transfer

    YiChang Shih

    March 2015, MIT CSAIL, Cambridge, MA

    Fast Bilateral-Space Stereo for Synthetic Defocus

    Jon Barron, Andrew Adams, YiChang Shih, and Carlos Hernandez

    IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) 2015 (Oral)
    Reflection Removal using Ghosting Cues

    YiChang Shih, Dilip Krishnan, Frédo Durand, William T. Freeman

    IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) 2015
    Style Transfer for Headshot Portraits

    YiChang Shih, Sylvain Paris, Connelly Barnes, William T. Freeman, Frédo Durand

    ACM Transactions on Graphics (SIGGRAPH) 2014
    Seeing the Arrow of Time
    Joint Noise Level Estimation from Personal Photo Collections

    YiChang Shih, Vivek Kwatra, Troy Chinen, Hui Fang, Sergey Ioffe

    IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV) 2013
    Data-driven Hallucination of Different Times of Day from a Single Outdoor Photo

    YiChang Shih, Sylvain Paris, Frédo Durand, William T. Freeman

    ACM Transactions on Graphics (SIGGRAPH Asia) 2013
    Image Enhancement using Calibrated Lens Simulations

    YiChang Shih, Brian Guenter, Neel Joshi

    European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV) 2012
    Laser Speckle Photography for Surface Tampering Detection

    YiChang Shih, Abe Davis, Samuel W. Hasinoff, Frédo Durand, William T. Freeman

    IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) 2012

    YiChang Shih, Master thesis, 2012 [pdf]
    Light Field Analysis for Modeling Image Formation

    Chia-Kai Liang, YiChang Shih, Homer H. Chen

    IEEE Trans. Image Processing. Vol. 20, No.2 pp. 446-460, 2011.


    Course Projects

    Handwritten Sanskrit Recognition using a Multi-class SVM with K-NN Guidance

    Course: 6.867 Machine Learning (2011)

    with Donglai Wei

    Bars Removal by Multiview Images

    Course: 6.865 Computational Photography (2011)

    with HsinJung Yang


    Teaching Assistant

    6.815/6.865 - Digital & Computational Photo (2013)

    Lecturer: Frédo Durand