Physical Computing


ProFORMA: 3D Real time Modelisation by Student
September 22, 2009, 9:04 am
Filed under: Tech | Tags: , , ,

ProFORMA: Probabilistic Feature-based On-line Rapid Model Acquisition

3D models have an extensive range of uses in computer vision, but most of the time, generating these models is really difficult and time consuming. A student from Cambridge University has desgined a technique that enable the real time creation of the 3D model of an object, just using a standard webcam!

At first, you put the object in front of the webcam so that the first draft will be generated. After, you will rotate the object in front of the camera to show each angle. The more rotations of the object you will make, the more accurate will be the model.

The best for you to understand this amazingly simple way of building 3D model is to watch this Youtube video!

via


Leave a Comment so far
Leave a comment



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s



%d bloggers like this: