Chapter 1. Introduction

  1. Fay Huang1,
  2. Reinhard Klette2 and
  3. Karsten Scheibe3

Published Online: 17 OCT 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470998267.ch1

Panoramic Imaging: Sensor-Line Cameras and Laser Range-Finders

Panoramic Imaging: Sensor-Line Cameras and Laser Range-Finders

How to Cite

Huang, F., Klette, R. and Scheibe, K. (2008) Introduction, in Panoramic Imaging: Sensor-Line Cameras and Laser Range-Finders, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470998267.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institute of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Ilan University, Taiwan

  2. 2

    Department of Computer Science, The University of Auckland, New Zealand

  3. 3

    German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 OCT 2008
  2. Published Print: 10 OCT 2008

Book Series:

  1. Wiley-IS&T Series in Imaging Science and Technology

Book Series Editors:

  1. Michael A. Kriss

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470060650

Online ISBN: 9780470998267

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Keywords:

  • informal level panoramic imaging;
  • three-dimensional (3D) geometry scenes;
  • 3D model panoramic images;
  • European Panoramic Paintings;
  • close-range photogrammetry;
  • wide-range photogrammetry;
  • Panoramas by Stitching;
  • catadioptric camera system and catadioptric panoramas;
  • anaglyphic panorama player

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Panoramas

  • Panoramic Paintings

  • Panoramic or Wide-Angle Photographs

  • Digital Panoramas

  • Striving for Accuracy

  • Exercises

  • Further Reading