Vision is a classic example of a problem that humans handle well, but with which machines struggle. The human eye takes in a huge amount of visual information, and then the brain processes it all without any conscious thought. Computer vision is the science of creating a similar capability in computers and, if possible, to improve upon it.
Open Source Image Processing using Microsoft Kinect
What is Image Processing?
Any form of signal processing on images/videos
Generally 2D images
Image In -> Image Out
- Image Enhancement
- Image Restoration
- Image Compression
Vision based Start-ups
Nokia Refocus (https://refocus.nokia.com/)
Nokia Pureview Technology