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Computer Vision Problems.

  1. Dec 8, 2009 #1
    I am using 2 webcam to measure the distance and speed of an object. I am considering using triangulation methods but i am facing problems how to find the angle of each webcam to the object? Since we need 2 angle and the distance between 2 webcam to find the distance between webcam and the object.

    I am a beginner on this subject, so anyone can suggest a very beginner book for me?
     
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  3. Dec 8, 2009 #2
    If your camera is mounted on something vertical and your object is on a horizontal plane, just pull out a protractor and measure the angle the camera makes with the vertical.

    wiki's a good place to start
     
  4. Dec 8, 2009 #3

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  5. Dec 8, 2009 #4
    I want it to be everything automatic.
     
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