Genetic Algorithm in the Computation of the Camera External Orientation

Rudolf Urban, Martin Štroner

Abstract


The article addresses the solution of the external orientation of the camera by means of a generic algorithm which replaces complicated calculation models using the matrix inverse. The computation requires the knowledge of four control points in the spatial coordinate system and the image coordinate system. The computation procedure fits very well computer-based solutions thanks to it being very simple.

Keywords


Photogrammetry, Adjustment, Algorithms, Camera, Observations, Automation

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