An Automatical Camera Calibration Method Based on Coded Ring Markers

  • Yulan ChangEmail author
  • Hongmei Li
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 875)


In this work, an automatical camera calibration method based on coded ring markers is proposed, which is easy to operate and greatly improve automaticity of camera calibration. In this method, we firstly describe a calibration target, which consists of three coded ring markers and a planar pattern. In calibration, the ring markers are recognized and decoded, and then the center coordinates are sorted according to the coded values of the markers. Finally, the intrinsic parameters of the camera can be obtained with these sorted markers. Experimental results demonstrate the accuracy of the method.


Camera calibration Coded ring marker Automaticity 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.National Engineering Laboratory for Intelligent Video Analysis and ApplicationFirst Research Institution of the Ministry of Public Security of PRCBeijingChina

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