Light Thicken Filter

This cleanup method also locates and repairs gaps in characters but it also expands objects to they are easier to recognize.

This method is commonly used when a document contains hand printed or cursive hand writing.

For example, the following image shows a document before and after a Light Thicken Filter is applied:

An image that shows the before and after affects of applying the Light Thicken Filter on a document that contains hand written content.