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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Introduction

    1. Why Learn Computer Vision

    2. What Is the SimpleCV Framework?

    3. What Is Computer Vision?

    4. Easy Versus Hard Problems

    5. What Is a Vision System?

  2. Chapter 2 Getting to Know the SimpleCV Framework

    1. Installation

    2. Hello World

    3. The SimpleCV Shell

    4. Introduction to the Camera

    5. The Display

    6. Examples

  3. Chapter 3 Image Sources

    1. Overview

    2. Images, Image Sets, and Video

    3. The Local Camera Revisited

    4. The XBox Kinect

    5. Networked Cameras

    6. Using Existing Images

    7. Examples

  4. Chapter 4 Pixels and Images

    1. Pixels

    2. Images

    3. Transforming Perspectives: Rotate, Warp, and Shear

    4. Image Morphology

    5. Examples

  5. Chapter 5 The Impact of Light

    1. Introduction

    2. Light and the Environment

    3. Color

    4. Color and Segmentation

    5. Example

  6. Chapter 6 Image Arithmetic

    1. Basic Arithmetic

    2. Histograms

    3. Using Hue Peaks

    4. Binary Masking

    5. Examples

  7. Chapter 7 Drawing on Images

    1. The Display

    2. Working with Layers

    3. Drawing

    4. Text and Fonts

    5. Examples

  8. Chapter 8 Basic Feature Detection

    1. Blobs

    2. Lines and Circles

    3. Corners

    4. Examples

  9. Chapter 9 FeatureSet Manipulation

    1. Actions on Features

    2. FeatureSet Properties

    3. FeatureSet Sorting and Filtering

    4. Cropping FeatureSets

    5. Measuring Features

    6. Blobs and Convex Hulls

    7. Inside a Blob

    8. Rotating Blobs

    9. Example: Tracking a Circle (Ball)

  10. Chapter 10 Advanced Features

    1. Bitmap Template Matching

    2. Keypoint Template Matching

    3. Optical Flow

    4. Haar-like Features

    5. Barcode

    6. Examples

  1. Appendix Advanced Shell Tips

    1. Macro Magic

    2. Run and Edit Python Scripts

    3. Timing

  2. Appendix Cameras and Lenses

    1. Cameras and Digital Sensors

    2. Lenses

  3. Appendix Advanced Features

    1. Foreground/Background Segmentation

    2. Feature Extractors

    3. Examples