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Ideas for Editor improvements. Goals are to give effective interactive segmentation tools for beginners and experts, but with a bias toward more powerful and automatic tools wherever possible.

New Effect Ideas

Morphology Tools


  • Open
  • Close
  • Erode (single label and multi-label)
  • Dilate (single label and multi-label)


  • Structuring Elements
    • Ball, Cross, Box, Annulus
    • Radius (in IJK or RAS?)
  • Foreground Value (label)
  • Background Value
  • BoundaryToForeground (dilate) or SafeBorder(closing) how to consider pixel outside the image, ie boundary condition


  • Organize the effect buttons into groups by topic (paint, morphology, modeling...)
  • Add volume rendering option