SmartMonitor: An Approach to Simple, Intelligent and Affordable Visual Surveillance System

  • Dariusz Frejlichowski
  • Paweł Forczmański
  • Adam Nowosielski
  • Katarzyna Gościewska
  • Radosław Hofman
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7594)


The paper provides fundamental information about the SmartMonitor – an innovative surveillance system based on video content analysis. We present a short introduction to the characteristics of the developed system and a brief review of methods commonly applied in surveillance systems nowadays. The main goal of the paper is to describe planned basic system parameters as well as to explain the reason for creating it. SmartMonitor is being currently developed but some experiments have already been performed and their results are provided as well.


Gaussian Mixture Model Foreground Region Foreground Image Foreground Mask Suspicious Behaviour 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dariusz Frejlichowski
    • 1
  • Paweł Forczmański
    • 1
  • Adam Nowosielski
    • 1
  • Katarzyna Gościewska
    • 2
  • Radosław Hofman
    • 2
  1. 1.Faculty of Computer Science and Information TechnologyWest Pomeranian University of Technology, SzczecinSzczecinPoland
  2. 2.SmartMonitor, sp. z o.o.SzczecinPoland

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