Robot readable world

6/2 2012
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How do robots see the world? How do they gather meaning from our streets, cities, media and from us?

This is an experiment in found machine-vision footage, exploring the aesthetics of the robot eye.

Hat tip to:
berglondon.com/blog/2011/08/03/the-robot-readable-world/
theredmenmovie.com
paulbushfilms.com/films/rumouroftruethings.htm
videos.liftconference.com/video/1177435/kevin-slavin-those-algorithms

Uses material from the following sources:

Line Queueing Analysis – youtube.com/watch?v=AiLFxckWYbI
Tracking in a Parking Lot – youtube.com/watch?v=-e21jpWhqVM
Vehicle classification – youtube.com/watch?v=1wxg4nUQ_DA
Video Analytics Identifies Tailgating – youtube.com/watch?NR=1&feature=endscreen&v=a5z0D4yLfN0
High density crowd tracking – youtube.com/watch?v=GBX6oHTaACc
Mono-Camera based Road Marking and Lane Detection – Vacek, Dillmann 2007 – youtube.com/watch?v=Ni9nAm-Thsw
Human Tailgating – youtube.com/watch?NR=1&feature=endscreen&v=gW5uIVNzkxI
Crowd Analysis and Tracking – youtube.com/watch?v=-rIySMTyOfY
Exit Lane Analysis – youtube.com/watch?v=9HyzKCjlyM0
Tunnel Intrusion Detection – youtube.com/watch?v=cFw1USYGGj4
Traffic Counting and Congestion – youtube.com/watch?v=yZteltUNrjU
Car Counting – youtube.com/watch?NR=1&feature=endscreen&v=8ABnPAsVDuI
IriSyS IRC People Counting Cameras – youtube.com/watch?v=TNFNUYfgLh0
Eye-Tracking of Outdoor Advertising – youtube.com/watch?v=_znAiIvhFTA
iOnRoad Demo – youtube.com/watch?v=3F6o-sdxgKc
Eye Tracking by SMI: Bee Swarm TV Commercial – youtube.com/watch?NR=1&feature=endscreen&v=X15pJ7mH-B0
Eyetrack and Heatmap using Computer Vision based Human Visual Attention model vs Real Eyetracking study – catalogue Carrefour – youtube.com/watch?v=buvJnHbL-xg
Real Time Face Tracking with pose estimation on tv clips – OPENCV – youtube.com/watch?v=j_vrZzy-u1s&feature=autoplay&list=PL9D1304E973FF285E&lf=results_main&playnext=2
Eye Tracking, Gaze Tracking – youtube.com/watch?v=-UhCNei6lZY
Road / Traffic Sign Recognition – youtube.com/watch?v=hU7yHQkg-7U
Traffic signs detection and recognition – youtube.com/watch?v=hijETmyBUQc
Real Time Pedestrians Tracking with MOTION DETECTOR – OPENCV – youtube.com/watch?v=3Uwd0165k0Q&feature=results_main&playnext=1&list=PL9D1304E973FF285E
Face tracking stereo system video sample 1/3 – youtube.com/watch?v=W-QDEFS8fkY
Traffic Counting and Congestion – youtube.com/watch?v=yZteltUNrjU
India Driving – Computer Vision Challenge – youtube.com/watch?v=4vuKnqEltJY
Vision based Navigation and Localization – youtube.com/watch?v=nb0VpSYtJ_Y
ENCARA2 (Face detection), 2008 – youtube.com/watch?v=xkVyek4KiBA
Face detection v6 – TV clips – youtube.com/watch?v=f_aDjpP3HfI
Multiple car tracking with blob tracking & MHT – youtube.com/watch?v=pcp8qCDl15E
CellTracker: program for automated cell tracking on biological images – youtube.com/watch?v=SLYgvHzAm2w
Optical flow demo – youtube.com/watch?v=ysGM3CfBVpU
Choppy output 2 – youtube.com/watch?v=dHNnfm8iAGo
Face Tracking with OpenCV – youtube.com/watch?v=opf-uVbQU34

Music
“Cold Summer Landscape” by Blear Moon (blearmoon.com/)

Cast: Timo

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