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How to take sum of grey value of an image

Asked by Deva Narayanan on 15 Mar 2018
Latest activity Edited by Rik
on 15 Mar 2018
I want to calculate sum of grey value of an image. I have enclosed a image . So kindly provide MATLAB code

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Answer by Rik
on 15 Mar 2018
Edited by Rik
on 15 Mar 2018

IM=imread('image.png');
%IM=mean(IM,3);%convert RGB to grey
IM=rgb2gray(IM);
sumval=sum(IM(:));
You forgot to attach the image. You should really consider a crash course Matlab, any half-decent tutorial will learn you how to do this.

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Note that while taking the unweighted mean of the red, green and blue channels is certainly a possible way of converting to grey, it is not the most conventional. Most grey conversions put more weight on the green channel ( rgb2gray uses the weights 0.299, 0.587 and 0.114 respectively).

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