Training Intelligent Camera Systems with Python and OpenCV
Date: This event took place live on June 17 2014
Presented by: Joseph Howse
Duration: Approximately 60 minutes.
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Monty Python's Flying Circus had a "cat detector van" so, in this webcast, we use Python to make our very own cat detector and recognizer. More generally, we cover the process of training a detector for any class of object and a recognizer for any unique objects. Our recognizer can learn new objects interactively in real time.
This project is a chapter in my upcoming book, OpenCV for Secret Agents, which can be considered an advanced sequel to my previous OpenCV books.
About Joseph Howse
Joseph Howse has four first-rate cats, yet if his books sell well, he could build a menagerie fit for a pharaoh.
When not writing books or grooming cats, Joseph is working to grow the augmented reality industry by providing software development and training services through his company, Nummist Media (http://nummist.com).
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