Eli Shechtman

Principal Scientist

Creative Intelligence Lab, Seattle

Eli is a researcher at the Adobe Creative Technologies Lab. His research interests are in the areas of computer vision, computer graphics and machine learning.

He finished his B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering (cum laude) from Tel-Aviv University in 1996. Between 2001 and 2007, he attended the Weizmann Institute of Science where he received a M.Sc. and Ph.D in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science with honors. He had the honor to be advised by Prof. Michal Irani.

In August 2007, he joined Adobe and also started sharing his time as a post-doc with the University of Washington’s Computer Science & Engineering department. Since 2010, has has been a full researcher at the Creative Technologies Lab.

His publications on Google Scholar / MS Academics.

Contact: elishe [at] adobe [dot] com

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My Publications

Toward Multimodal Image-to-Image Translation

Zhu, J., Zhang, R., Pathak, D., Darrell, T., Efros, A., Wang, O., Shechtman, E. (Dec. 4, 2017)
NIPS'17

Transferring Image-based Edits for Multi-Channel Compositing

Hennessey, J., Li, W., Russell, B., Shechtman, E., Mitra, N. (Nov. 27, 2017)
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. SIGGRAPH Asia'17)

Training Deep Networks to be Spatially Sensitive

Kolkin, N., Shakhnarovich, G., Shechtman, E. (Oct. 27, 2017)
International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), Venice 2017

Localizing Moments in Video with Natural Language

Hendricks, L., Wang, O., Shechtman, E., Sivic, J., Darrell, T., Russell, B. (Oct. 27, 2017)
International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), Venice 2017

Photorealistic Style Transfer with Screened Poisson Equation

Mechrez, R., Shechtman, E., Zelnik-Manor, L. (Sep. 4, 2017)
British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC'17)

Nautilus: Recovering Regional Symmetry Transformations for Image Editing

Lukáč, M., Sykora, D., Sunkavalli, K., Shechtman, E., Jamriška, O., Carr, N., Pajdla, T. (Jul. 30, 2017)
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. of SIGGRAPH 2017)

Example-Based Synthesis of Stylized Facial Animations

Fišer, J., Jamriška, O., Simons, D., Shechtman, E., Lu, J., Asente, P., Lukáč, M., Sýkora, D. (Jul. 30, 2017)
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. of SIGGRAPH 2017)

Portrait Lighting Transfer using a Mass Transport Approach

Shu, Z., Hadap, S., Shechtman, E., Sunkavalli, K., Paris, S., Samaras, D. (Jul. 29, 2017)
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG'17, presented at SIGGRAPH'17)

Controlling Perceptual Factors in Neural Style Transfer

Gatys, L., Ecker, A., Bethge, M., Hertzmann, A., Shechtman, E. (Jul. 21, 2017)
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR'17)

High-Resolution Image Inpainting using Multi-Scale Neural Patch Synthesis

Yang, H., Lu, X., Lin, Z., Shechtman, E., Wang, O., Li, H. (Jul. 21, 2017)
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR'17)

Deep Photo Style Transfer

Luan, F., Paris, S., Shechtman, E., Bala, K. (Jul. 21, 2017)
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR'17)

Neural Face Editing with Intrinsic Image Disentangling

Shu, Z., Yumer, E., Hadap, S., Sunkavalli, K., Shechtman, E., Samaras, D. (Jul. 21, 2017)
(Oral) IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR'17)

Multi-View Inpainting for Image-Based Scene Editing and Rendering

Thonat, T., Shechtman, E., Paris, S., Drettakis, G. (Oct. 26, 2016)
International Conference on 3D Vision (3DV)

Generative Visual Manipulation on the Natural Image Manifold

Zhu, J., Krähenbühl, P., Shechtman, E., Efros, A. (Oct. 11, 2016)
European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV'16)

Appearance Harmonization for Single Image Shadow Removal

Ma, L., Wang, J., Shechtman, E., Sunkavalli, K., Hu, S. (Oct. 10, 2016)
Computer Graphics Forum (Proc. Pacific Graphics 2016)

EyeOpener: Editing Eyes in the Wild

Shu, Z., Shechtman, E., Samaras, D., Hadap, S. (Sep. 1, 2016)
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG'16), Volume 36, Issue 1

StyLit: Illumination-Guided Example-Based Stylization of 3D Renderings

Fišer, J., Jamriška, O., Lukáč, M., Shechtman, E., Asente, P., Lu, J., Sýkora, D. (Aug. 1, 2016)
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. of SIGGRAPH 2016)

Perspective-aware Manipulation of Portrait Photos

Fried, O., Shechtman, E., Goldman, D., Finkelstein, A. (Jul. 24, 2016)
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. SIGGRAPH'16)

Automatic Portrait Segmentation for Image Stylization

Shen, X., Sachs, I., Paris, S., Hertzmann, A., Shechtman, E., Price, B., Jia, J. (May. 1, 2016)
Eurographics 2016.

PlenoPatch: Patch-based Plenoptic Image Manipulation

Zhang, F., Wang, J., Shechtman, E., Zhou, Z., Shi, J., Hu, S. (Feb. 19, 2016)
IEEE Transactions on Visualization & Computer Graphics (TVCG'16)

Learning a Discriminative Model for the Perception of Realism in Composite Images

Zhu, J., Krähenbühl, P., Shechtman, E., Efros, A. (Dec. 12, 2015)
International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV'15), Santiago 2015

Brushables: Example-based Edge-aware Directional Texture Painting

Lukáč, M., Fišer, J., Asente, P., Lu, J., Shechtman, E., Sýkora, D. (Oct. 8, 2015)
Computer Graphics Forum (Proc. Pacific Graphics 2015)

LazyFluids – Appearance Transfer for Fluid Animations

Jamriška, O., Fišer, J., Asente, P., Lu, J., Shechtman, E., Sýkora, D. (Aug. 1, 2015)
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. SIGGRAPH'15), 34(4)

DeepFont: Identify Your Font from an Image

Wang, Z., Yang, J., Jin, H., Shechtman, E., Agarwala, A., Brandt, J., Huang, T. (Jul. 1, 2015)
To appear in ACM International Conference on Multimedia (ACM MM'15)

Smooth Loops for Unconstrained Video

Sevilla, L., Wulff, J., Sunkavalli, K., Shechtman, E. (Jun. 24, 2015)
Computer Graphics Forum (Proc. of EGSR'15)

Finding Distractors In Images

Fried, O., Shechtman, E., Goldman, D., Finkelstein, A. (Jun. 8, 2015)
IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR)

Synthesis of Complex Image Appearance from Limited Exemplars

Diamanti, O., Paris, S., Barnes, C., Shechtman, E., Sorkine-Hornung, O. (Feb. 1, 2015)
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. TOG'15), 34(2)

Selective Pooling Vector for Fine-Grained Recognition

Chen, G., Yang, J., Jin, H., Shechtman, E., Brandt, J., Han, T. (Jan. 1, 2015)
IEEE Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV'15)

Mirror mirror: crowdsourcing better portraits

Zhu, J., Agarwala, A., Efros, A., Shechtman, E., Wang, J. (Nov. 1, 2014)
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. SIGGRAPH Asia'14)

Large-scale visual font recognition

Chen, G., Yang, J., Jin, H., Brandt, J., Shechtman, E., Agarwala, A., Han, T. (Jun. 1, 2014)
IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR)

Improving patch-based synthesis by learning patch masks

Kalantari, N., Shechtman, E., Darabi, S., Goldman, D., Sen, P. (May. 1, 2014)
IEEE International Conference on Computational Photography (ICCP)

Deblurring by Example using Dense Correspondence

HaCohen, Y., Shechtman, E., Lischinski, D. (Dec. 3, 2013)
International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), Sydney 2013

Patch-based High Dynamic Range Video

Kalantari, N., Shechtman, E., Barnes, C., Darabi, S., Goldman, D., Sen, P. (Nov. 19, 2013)
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. SIGGRAPH Asia'13), 32(5), November 2013

Automatic Upright Adjustment of Photographs with Robust Camera Calibration

Lee, H., Shechtman, E., Wang, J., Lee, S. (Aug. 29, 2013)
In IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), August 2013

Optimizing Color Consistency in Photo Collections

HaCohen, Y., Shechtman, E., Goldman, D., Lischinski, D. (Jul. 21, 2013)
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. of SIGGRAPH'13), 32(4), July 2013

Learning video saliency from human gaze using candidate selection

Rudoy, D., Goldman, D., Shechtman, E., Zelnik-Manor, L. (Jun. 25, 2013)
Proceedings of IEEE conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), June 2013.

Robust patch-based HDR reconstruction of dynamic scenes

Sen, P., Kalantari, N., Yaesoubi, M., Darabi, S., Goldman, D., Shechtman, E. (Nov. 28, 2012)
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. SIGGRAPH Asia'12), 31(6), November 2012.

Non-parametric texture transfer using MeshMatch

Chen, X., Funkhouser, T., Goldman, D., Shechtman, E. (Nov. 1, 2012)
In the Adobe Technical Report 2012-2.

Image melding: Combining inconsistent images using patch-based synthesis

Darabi, S., Shechtman, E., Barnes, C., Goldman, D., Sen, P. (Aug. 5, 2012)
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. SIGGRAPH'12) , 31(4), August 2012.

Multi-Video Browsing and Summarization

Dale, K., Shechtman, E., Avidan, S., Pfister, H. (Jun. 21, 2012)
In Proc. CVPR Workshop on Large-Scale Video Search and Mining (LSVSM'12) , Providence RI, 2012.

Automatic Upright Adjustment of Photographs

Lee, H., Shechtman, E., Wang, J., Lee, S. (Jun. 18, 2012)
In Proc. IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR'12), Providence RI, 2012.

Facial Expression Editing in Video Using a Temporally-Smooth Factorization

Yang, F., Bourdev, L., Shechtman, E., Wang, J., Metaxas, D. (Jun. 18, 2012)
In Proc. IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR'12), Providence RI, 2012

Face Morphing using 3D-Aware Appearance Optimization

Yang, F., Shechtman, E., Wang, J., Bourdev, L., Metaxas, D. (May. 29, 2012)
In Proc. Graphics Interface (GI'12), Toronto, 2012.

Crowdsourcing gaze data collection

Rudoy, D., Goldman, D., Shechtman, E., Zelnik-Manor, L. (Apr. 1, 2012)
In Proc. Collective Intelligence, 2012.

The PatchMatch randomized matching algorithm for image manipulation

Barnes, C., Goldman, D., Shechtman, E., Finkelstein, A. (Nov. 1, 2011)
Communications of the ACM , 54 (11), pp 103-110, 2011. Research Highlight.

Exploring Photobios

Kemelmacher-Shlizerman, I., Shechtman, E., Garg, R., Seitz, S. (Aug. 7, 2011)
SIGGRAPH 2011 – International Conference on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques , Aug. 7 - 11

Expression Flow for 3D-Aware Face Component Transfer

Yang, F., Wang, J., Shechtman, E., Bourdev, L., Metaxas, D. (Aug. 7, 2011)
SIGGRAPH 2011 – International Conference on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques , Aug. 7 - 11

Non-rigid dense correspondence with applications for image enhancement

HaCohen, Y., Shechtman, E., Goldman, D., Lischinski, D. (Aug. 7, 2011)
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. SIGGRAPH) , 30(4), 2011.

Cosaliency: Where people look when comparing images

Jacobs, D., Goldman, D., Shechtman, E. (Oct. 1, 2010)
ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology (UIST) , New York, 2010.

The generalized PatchMatch correspondence algorithm

Barnes, C., Shechtman, E., Goldman, D., Finkelstein, A. (Sep. 1, 2010)
In Proc. European Conference on Computer Vision , Crete, 2010.

Video tapestries with continuous temporal zoom

Barnes, C., Goldman, D., Shechtman, E., Finkelstein, A. (Jul. 2, 2010)
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. SIGGRAPH) , 29(3), 2010.

Being Jon Malkovich

Kemelmacher-Shlizerman, I., Sankar, A., Shechtman, E., Seitz, S. (Feb. 1, 2010)
In Proc. European Conference on Computer Vision , Crete

Regenerative Morphing

Shechtman, E., Rav-Acha, A., Irani, M., Seitz, S. (Feb. 1, 2010)
In IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) , San-Francisco

PatchMatch: A randomized correspondence algorithm for structural image editing

Barnes, C., Shechtman, E., Finkelstein, A., Goldman, D. (Aug. 2, 2009)
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. SIGGRAPH), 28(3), 2009.

Summarizing Visual Data Using Bidirectional Similarity

Simakov, D., Caspi, Y., Shechtman, E., Irani, M. (Feb. 19, 2008)
In IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) , Anchorage

In Defense of Nearest-Neighbor Based Image Classification

Boiman, O., Shechtman, E., Irani, M. (Feb. 8, 2008)
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) , Anchorage

Actions as Space-Time Shapes

Gorelick, L., Blank, M., Shechtman, E., Irani, M., Basri, R. (Feb. 1, 2007)
In IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI)

Matching Local Self-Similarities across Images and Videos

Shechtman, E., Irani, M. (Feb. 1, 2007)
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Minneapolis

Space-time behavior based correlation – OR – How to tell if two underlying motion fields are similar without computing them?

Shechtman, E., Irani, M. (Feb. 1, 2007)
In IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI) .

Space-time completion of video

Wexler, Y., Shechtman, E., Irani, M. (Feb. 1, 2007)
In IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI)

Actions as Space-Time Shapes

Blank, M., Gorelick, L., Shechtman, E., Irani, M., Basri, R. (Feb. 1, 2005)
International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), Beijing

Space-Time Behavioral Correlation

Shechtman, E., Iranim, M. (Feb. 1, 2005)
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), San-Diego

Space-Time Super-Resolution

Shechtman, E., Caspi, Y., Irani, M. (Feb. 2, 2004)
In IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI)

Space-Time Video Completion

Wexler, Y., Shechtman, E., Irani, M. (Feb. 1, 2004)
Best Poster award IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Washington DC.

Increasing Space-Time Resolution in Video

Shechtman, E., Caspi, Y., Michal, I. (Feb. 1, 2002)
Best Paper Prize European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV), Copenhagen.