WO2007060497A3 - Interactive wide-angle video server - Google Patents

Interactive wide-angle video server Download PDF

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WO2007060497A3
WO2007060497A3 PCT/IB2005/004061 IB2005004061W WO2007060497A3 WO 2007060497 A3 WO2007060497 A3 WO 2007060497A3 IB 2005004061 W IB2005004061 W IB 2005004061W WO 2007060497 A3 WO2007060497 A3 WO 2007060497A3
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wide
video server
interactive
angle video
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Bartu Ahiska
Yavuz Ahiska
Mark K Davey
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Bartu Ahiska
Yavuz Ahiska
Mark K Davey
Grandeye Ltd
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Abstract

An interactive video server which enables multiple clients to independently and interactively extract views from a one or more wide-angle imagery sources is disclosed.
PCT/IB2005/004061 2005-11-23 2005-11-23 Interactive wide-angle video server WO2007060497A3 (en)

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