CreateSession

ImageMasking.CreateSession method

Creates the masking session which can perform retraining decompose operations.

public IMaskingSession CreateSession(MaskingOptions options)
Parameter Type Description
options MaskingOptions The options.

Return Value

the masking session which can perform retraining decompose operations.

Examples

Saving the masking session to a file for long sessions, as well as for the possibility of resuming the session in another environment.

[C#]

string dir = "c:\\temp\\";
string sessionBackupFile = dir + "session.bak";

// Masking export options
Aspose.Imaging.ImageOptions.PngOptions exportOptions = new Aspose.Imaging.ImageOptions.PngOptions();
exportOptions.ColorType = Aspose.Imaging.FileFormats.Png.PngColorType.TruecolorWithAlpha;
exportOptions.Source = new Aspose.Imaging.Sources.StreamSource(new System.IO.MemoryStream());

Aspose.Imaging.Masking.Options.MaskingOptions maskingOptions = new Aspose.Imaging.Masking.Options.MaskingOptions();
    
// Use GraphCut clustering.
maskingOptions.Method = Masking.Options.SegmentationMethod.GraphCut;
maskingOptions.Decompose = false;
maskingOptions.Args = new Aspose.Imaging.Masking.Options.AutoMaskingArgs();

// The backgroung color will be orange.
maskingOptions.BackgroundReplacementColor = Aspose.Imaging.Color.Orange;
maskingOptions.ExportOptions = exportOptions;

// Starting a session for the first time and saving to a file
using (Aspose.Imaging.RasterImage image = (Aspose.Imaging.RasterImage)Aspose.Imaging.Image.Load(dir + "Gorilla.bmp"))
{
    // Create an instance of the ImageMasking class.
    Aspose.Imaging.Masking.ImageMasking masking = new Aspose.Imaging.Masking.ImageMasking(image);

    using (Aspose.Imaging.Masking.IMaskingSession session = masking.CreateSession(maskingOptions))
    {
        using (Aspose.Imaging.Masking.Result.MaskingResult maskingResult = session.Decompose())
        {
            using (Aspose.Imaging.RasterImage segmentImage = maskingResult[1].GetImage())
            {
                segmentImage.Save(dir + "step1.png");
            }
        }

        session.Save(sessionBackupFile);
    }
}

// Resuming a masking session from a file
using (Aspose.Imaging.RasterImage image = (Aspose.Imaging.RasterImage)Aspose.Imaging.Image.Load(dir + "Gorilla.bmp"))
{
    // Create an instance of the ImageMasking class.
    Aspose.Imaging.Masking.ImageMasking masking = new Aspose.Imaging.Masking.ImageMasking(image);

    using (Aspose.Imaging.Masking.IMaskingSession session = masking.LoadSession(sessionBackupFile))
    {
        Aspose.Imaging.Masking.Options.AutoMaskingArgs args = new Aspose.Imaging.Masking.Options.AutoMaskingArgs();

        // Analyze the image visually and set the points that belong to separated objects.
        args.ObjectsPoints = new Point[][]
                                     {
                                         new Point[]
                                             {
                                                 new Point(0, 0), new Point(0, 1), new Point(1, 0),
                                                 new Point(1, 1), new Point(2, 0), new Point(2, 1),
                                                 new Point(3, 0), new Point(3, 1)
                                             },
                                     };
        using (Aspose.Imaging.Masking.Result.MaskingResult maskingResult = session.ImproveDecomposition(args))
        {
            // Explicit transfer of export options, since it is not serializable
            maskingResult.MaskingOptions.ExportOptions = exportOptions;

            using (Aspose.Imaging.RasterImage segmentImage = maskingResult[1].GetImage())
            {
                segmentImage.Save(dir + "step2.png");
            }
        }
    }
}

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