FOVEX 3D/Image Capture

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Camera Settings

Once taking a picture with your camera the following parameters should be set:

  • The auto-rotation image should be turn-off from the setting of the camera (the following is the snap-shot of graphical interface of the Canon camera):
    Auto-rotation should be turn-off from the setting of the camera
  • The Auto-Focus of the lens should be turned off (the autofocus button is on the lens):
    The Auto-Focus of the lens should be turned off

How to take images

Depending on the object that is going to be measured, the images can be taken differently. The following shows the image acquisition scenarios.

Object at center and image capture around the object.


Camera at center and the close object.


Note: For an on-the-fly camera calibration it is recommended to rotate the camera around the optical axis of the camera. For more information, please see Camera Setup for Calibration.