Scene Capture and Modeling for Three-Dimensional Interactive Stereo Television Broadcasting

  • A. L. Thomas


A way of merging the broadcast transmission of images generated synthetically using geometric modeling systems and computer graphics with images captured by TV cameras is presented. Taking advantage of the good points of each method increases the capabilities of the whole broadcasting system by extending digital display technology into the TV industry. Digital television already exists, based on the digital frame store which by itself permits some integration between the synthesized and the captured, using common hardware and common algorithms. However, more seems to be on offer.


Contour Line Edge Point Stereo Image Scene Model Virtual Edge 
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