Learn more about machine vision! In our knowledge base we are explaining key technical terms about image processing. We give you an overview to topics like 3D machine vision or the established standards like CameraLink, GigE Vision or GenICam.
Binarization aims at setting an object apart from its background thus making
the interesting characteristics of the object more apparent. To achieve this,
grey value images are translated into two colours only (usually black and
Back in the spring of 2003, the European Council passed the EU WEEE (Waste
Electrical and Electronic Equipment) Directive governing the recycling and
return of electrical and electronic equipment and the RoHS (Restriction of the
Use of Hazardous Substances) Directive designed to reduce the use of hazardous
substances. These two Directives took full effect on 1st July, 2006.
Thresholding is used after pre-processing of digital images to group pixels
and thus accentuate particular elements of the image. Thresholding algorithms
are based on individual pixels (in contrast to edge or texture based methods
for example ).