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  • Editor: Joseph N. Mait
  • Vol. 50, Iss. 34 — Dec. 1, 2011
  • pp: H203–H210

Simplified homography matrix for a large-scale camera array system

Kenji Yamamoto, Yasuyuki Ichihashi, Takanori Senoh, Ryutaro Oi, and Taiichiro Kurita  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 50, Issue 34, pp. H203-H210 (2011)

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We want to use a large-scale camera array system in which each camera is placed at the desired position to photograph a subject and later render images of the subject viewed from various directions or render images for a three-dimensional display. The homography matrix for each camera should be calculated in advance to correct the captured images. In the case that each camera is physically facing toward the subject as precisely as possible but the captured image still includes geometrical distortion, if the expected error in the deviations from the ideal directions is assumed to be the zero vector, the homography matrix of each camera can be easily obtained.

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OCIS Codes
(040.1240) Detectors : Arrays
(040.1490) Detectors : Cameras
(100.6890) Image processing : Three-dimensional image processing
(110.6880) Imaging systems : Three-dimensional image acquisition

ToC Category:
3D Imaging and Display

Original Manuscript: August 18, 2011
Revised Manuscript: October 21, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: October 21, 2011
Published: December 2, 2011

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Kenji Yamamoto, Yasuyuki Ichihashi, Takanori Senoh, Ryutaro Oi, and Taiichiro Kurita, "Simplified homography matrix for a large-scale camera array system," Appl. Opt. 50, H203-H210 (2011)

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