Range from out of focus blur

  • R. A. Jarvis
Vision And Robotics
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 406)


Computer Vision researchers are ever on the look-out for new ways of acquiring range data for subsequent structural scene analysis. This paper presents some preliminary results concerning the measurement of blur as the basis of a monocular and computationally simple ranging method which exploits depth of focus variations with aperture and distance.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. A. Jarvis
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Computer Systems EngineeringMonash UniversityClaytonAustralia

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