Category - Computer Vision


OpenCV3 + Python + Mac

OpenCV is an open-source library for computer vision that we have found useful in bringing many applications to production settings.  It is written in C++, but now also supports Python bindings, which can make rapid prototyping easier. Below we summarize our procedure for installing OpenCV3 on Mac OS X, with Python bindings and virtual environment support. The information …


UAVs for Precision Agriculture

Currently we are in East Africa working on one of our larger jobs — a Gates Foundation project called AfSIS, which stands for Africa Soil Information Service. The project aims to build accurate GIS maps of Africa’s soil resources through precision agriculture techniques, and in so doing, we hope to ultimately increase the prosperity of rural …