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2015 IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV) (2015)
Santiago, Chile
Dec. 7, 2015 to Dec. 13, 2015
ISSN: 2380-7504
ISBN: 978-1-4673-8390-5
pp: 837-845
We present a practical 3D reconstruction method to obtain a high-quality dense depth map from narrow-baseline image sequences captured by commercial digital cameras, such as DSLRs or mobile phones. Depth estimation from small motion has gained interest as a means of various photographic editing, but important limitations present themselves in the form of depth uncertainty due to a narrow baseline and rolling shutter. To address these problems, we introduce a novel 3D reconstruction method from narrow-baseline image sequences that effectively handles the effects of a rolling shutter that occur from most of commercial digital cameras. Additionally, we present a depth propagation method to fill in the holes associated with the unknown pixels based on our novel geometric guidance model. Both qualitative and quantitative experimental results show that our new algorithm consistently generates better 3D depth maps than those by the state-of-the-art method.
Cameras, Three-dimensional displays, Feature extraction, Image sequences, Interpolation, Solid modeling

S. Im, H. Ha, G. Choe, H. Jeon, K. Joo and I. S. Kweon, "High Quality Structure from Small Motion for Rolling Shutter Cameras," 2015 IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), Santiago, Chile, 2015, pp. 837-845.
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