Topic: Feature detection algorithm used by Photosynth?

Report Abuse Report Abuse
swami_worldtraveler (Over 1 year ago)
Just found this excellent steaming video of Blaise talking in-depth about Photosynth. He describes SIFT (Scale Invariant Feature Transform) used in Photo Tourism, but then mentions the Photosynth uses a different, better suited algorithm, but gives no name or details. So, what is it?



"Cyberspace Arriving - Using Computer Vision to Reconstruct and Connect the World"

Talk by Blaise Agüera y Arcas
Architect, MSN and Virtual Earth