Corresponding Author

Mark X. Zhu, Nanjing University, Nanjing , China,

Document Type

Work in Progress


Digital visual information plays a very important role in E-Commerce (EC). Their usage brings forth many novel research topics for digital visual information processing skills and software. Some issues of application analysis of image/video information processing techniques suitable for EC are described in the paper. Visual design for goods or services trading, image retrieval based on visual contents, applications of images to the trade safety on the Internet, 3-dimensional display, virtual reality for goods browsing, inquiry based on image and video contents, trade safety and copyright protection of digital works based on digital watermarking are mainly discussed which are considered as the technological solutions that could enhance EC.