Programming Computer Vision with Python

A hands-on introduction to computer vision’s underlying theory and algorithm, with examples written in Python.

**Tag(s):**
Computer Vision
Python

**Publication date**: 01 Jun 2012

**ISBN-10**:
1449316549

**ISBN-13**:
9781449316549

**Paperback**:
264 pages

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**Publisher**:
O’Reilly Media, Inc.

**License**:
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States

**Post time**: 27 May 2016 11:00:00

Programming Computer Vision with Python

A hands-on introduction to computer vision’s underlying theory and algorithm, with examples written in Python.

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If you want a basic understanding of computer vision’s underlying theory and algorithms, this hands-on introduction is the ideal place to start. You’ll learn techniques for object recognition, 3D reconstruction, stereo imaging, augmented reality, and other computer vision applications as you follow clear examples written in Python.

Programming Computer Vision with Python explains computer vision in broad terms that won’t bog you down in theory. You get complete code samples with explanations on how to reproduce and build upon each example, along with exercises to help you apply what you’ve learned. This book is ideal for students, researchers, and enthusiasts with basic programming and standard mathematical skills.

More information is available at the book website.

If you want a basic understanding of computer vision’s underlying theory and algorithms, this hands-on introduction is the ideal place to start. You’ll learn techniques for object recognition, 3D reconstruction, stereo imaging, augmented reality, and other computer vision applications as you follow clear examples written in Python.

Programming Computer Vision with Python explains computer vision in broad terms that won’t bog you down in theory. You get complete code samples with explanations on how to reproduce and build upon each example, along with exercises to help you apply what you’ve learned. This book is ideal for students, researchers, and enthusiasts with basic programming and standard mathematical skills.

More information is available at the book website.

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About The Author(s)

Jan Erik Solem is a Python enthusiast and a computer vision researcher and entrepreneur. He is an applied mathematician and has worked as associate professor, startup CTO, and now also book author. He sometimes writes about computer vision and Python on his blog janeriksolem.net. He has used Python for computer vision in teaching, research and industrial applications for many years. He currently lives in San Francisco.

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