Fast Orientation of Video Images of Buildings Acquired from a UAV without Stabilization
AbstractThe aim of this research was to assess the possibility of conducting an absolute orientation procedure for video imagery, in which the external orientation for the first image was typical for aerial photogrammetry whereas the external orientation of the second was typical for terrestrial photogrammetry. Starting from the collinearity equations, assuming that the camera tilt angle is equal to 90°, a simplified mathematical model is proposed. The proposed method can be used to determine the X, Y, Z coordinates of points based on a set of collinearity equations of a pair of images. The use of simplified collinearity equations can considerably shorten the processing tine of image data from Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), especially in low cost systems. The conducted experiments have shown that it is possible to carry out a complete photogrammetric project of an architectural structure using a camera tilted 85°–90° (
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Kedzierski, M.; Delis, P. Fast Orientation of Video Images of Buildings Acquired from a UAV without Stabilization. Sensors 2016, 16, 951.
Kedzierski M, Delis P. Fast Orientation of Video Images of Buildings Acquired from a UAV without Stabilization. Sensors. 2016; 16(7):951.Chicago/Turabian Style
Kedzierski, Michal; Delis, Paulina. 2016. "Fast Orientation of Video Images of Buildings Acquired from a UAV without Stabilization." Sensors 16, no. 7: 951.
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