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Mini camera uses ST image processing to help visually-impaired

Mini camera uses ST image processing to help visually-impaired no comment richard wilson 2013/11/29 OrCam camera module A new miniature camera which clips on to glasses to improve the mobility and ability of visually-impaired people, has been developed by OrCam Technologies. The camera is built around a 5.1 mega-pixel camera module and low-power digital image processor from STMicroelectronics. The ST VX6953 camera module and STV0987 image processor will analyse and interpret the scene before the device aurally describes it to the user. “The OrCam camera reads a scene or text in different lighting conditions and on a variety of surfaces, including newspapers and signs. Moreover, while the camera comes with a pre-stored library of objects, the wearer can continue to teach OrCam new objects as they use it,” said the company. “Camera module’s EDOF (Extended Depth Of Field) cap...

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