Low Cost Video Animation of People using a RGBD Sensor

Cathrine Juel Thomsen, Thomas B. Moeslund, Troels Høg Peter Jensen

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This paper is an investigation in a low cost solution for performing video animation using a Kinect v2 for Windows, where skeleton, depth and colour data are acquired for three different characters. Segmentation of colour and depth frames were based on establishing the range of a person in the depth frame using the skeleton information, and then train a plane of the floor and exclude points close to it. Transitioning between motions were based on minimizing the Euclidean distance between all feasible transitioning frames, where a source and target frame would be found. Intermediate frames were made to create seamless transitions, where new poses were found by moving pixels in the direction of the optical flow between the transitioning frames. The realism of the proposed animation was verified through a user study to have a higher rate of preference and perceived realism compared to no animation and animation using alpha blending.
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TitelProceedings of the 12th International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications - Volume 1: GRAPP
Vol/bind1
ForlagSCITEPRESS Digital Library
Publikationsdato2017
Sider244-249
ISBN (Trykt)978-989-758-224-0
DOI
StatusUdgivet - 2017
BegivenhedThe 12th Internmational Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics theory and Applications -
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KonferenceThe 12th Internmational Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics theory and Applications
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Thomsen, C. J., Moeslund, T. B., & Jensen, T. H. P. (2017). Low Cost Video Animation of People using a RGBD Sensor. I Proceedings of the 12th International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications - Volume 1: GRAPP (Bind 1, s. 244-249). SCITEPRESS Digital Library. https://doi.org/10.5220/0006132902440249
Thomsen, Cathrine Juel ; Moeslund, Thomas B. ; Jensen, Troels Høg Peter. / Low Cost Video Animation of People using a RGBD Sensor. Proceedings of the 12th International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications - Volume 1: GRAPP. Bind 1 SCITEPRESS Digital Library, 2017. s. 244-249
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Low Cost Video Animation of People using a RGBD Sensor. / Thomsen, Cathrine Juel; Moeslund, Thomas B.; Jensen, Troels Høg Peter.

Proceedings of the 12th International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications - Volume 1: GRAPP. Bind 1 SCITEPRESS Digital Library, 2017. s. 244-249.

Publikation: Bidrag til bog/antologi/rapport/konference proceedingKonferenceartikel i proceedingForskningpeer review

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