Two Linear Methods for Camera Calibration and Their Applications to Augmented Reality and 3D Reconstruction

  • Jang-Hwan Im
  • Ji-Hong Min
  • Hyung-Soo Ohk
  • Jong-Soo Choi
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2749)


This paper presents two new compact camera calibration methods: one is derived from a calibration pattern that consists of two planes orthogonal to each other; the other is derived from a calibration pattern that consists of three planar patterns which need not to be orthogonal. In particular, these methods allow to vary the intrinsic parameters of a camera. In order to demonstrate the effectiveness of the proposed methods, two camera calibration methods are applied to an augmented reality system with a moving zoom lens camera and a 3D reconstruction system respectively. Two applications have shown that the proposed methods are reliable.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jang-Hwan Im
    • 1
  • Ji-Hong Min
    • 1
  • Hyung-Soo Ohk
    • 1
  • Jong-Soo Choi
    • 1
  1. 1.Image Engineering Graduate School of Advanced Imaging ScienceMultimedia, and Film Chung-Ang UniversitySeoulKorea

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