Raspberry Pi Computer Vision Programming

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Learn
  • Set up your Raspberry Pi and master computer vision with OpenCV
  • Work with images, videos, webcams, the Pi camera, and create amazing timelapse videos
  • Blend images and create artistic effects such as image transitioning
  • Transform images, change colorspaces, and track objects based on colors
  • Use various high- and low-pass filters to remove noise from the image
  • Find contours and segments in images and detect edges, lines, and circles
  • Install another simple yet powerful library, SimpleCV, and with its help create real-life applications
About

This book will provide you with the skills you need to successfully design and implement your own Raspberry Pi and Python-based computer vision projects.

From the beginning, this book will cover how to set up your Raspberry Pi for computer vision applications, exploring the basics of OpenCV, and how to design and implement real-life computer vision applications on your own. By sequentially working through the steps in each chapter, you will quickly be able to master the features of OpenCV. In the end of the book, you will also be introduced to SimpleCV, which is another powerful computer vision library for Python. Featuring plenty of coding examples and exercises, this book offers you an unparalleled learning experience.

Features
  • Explore the vast opportunities of computer vision with the Raspberry Pi and Python
  • Design and develop webcam and Raspberry Pi based applications
  • The book features ample screenshots that will offer a play-by-play account on how to implement computer vision fundamentals and applications
Page Count 178
Course Length 5 hours 20 minutes
ISBN 9781784398286
Date Of Publication 27 May 2015

Authors

Ashwin Pajankar

Ashwin Pajankar is a software professional and IoT enthusiast with more than 5 years' experience in software design, development, testing, and automation.

He graduated from IIIT Hyderabad, earning an M.Tech in computer science and engineering. He holds multiple professional certifications from Oracle, IBM, Teradata, and ISTQB in development, databases, and testing. He has won several awards in college through outreach initiatives, at work for technical achievements, and community service through corporate social responsibility programs.

He was introduced to Raspberry Pi while organizing a hackathon at his workplace, and he's been hooked on Pi ever since. He writes plenty of code in C, Bash, Python, and Java on his cluster of Pis. He's already authored one book on Raspberry Pi and reviewed three other titles related to Python for Packt Publishing.

His LinkedIn Profile is at https://www.linkedin.com/in/ashwinpajankar/.