An Improved Variogram Analysis of the Maximum Expected Disparity in Stereo Images

  • Bogusław Cyganek
  • Jan Borgosz
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2749)


This paper concerns the method of estimation of one of the initial parameters for stereo image processing — the maximum expected disparity value. An automatic assessment of this parameter would benefit in improvement of automation and performance of stereo methods. The authors have developed an improved version of the heuristic method of estimation of the maximum disparity value for real stereo images. It is based on statistical analysis of the spatial correlation between stereo images — the so called image variograms, used so far only to single images and extended to the processing of stereo views by authors of this paper.


Stereo Image Stereo Pair View Synthesis Variogram Analysis Disparity Range 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bogusław Cyganek
    • 1
  • Jan Borgosz
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ElectronicsUniversity of Mining and MetallurgyKrakówPoland

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