Real-time Auto Tracking System using PTZ Camera with DSP

  • Jeong, Cheol-Jun (Hitron Systems Inc.) ;
  • Park, Goo-Man (Seoul National University of Science and Technology)
  • Received : 2013.03.20
  • Published : 2013.05.31


In this paper we proposed a PTZ camera system which automatically detect and track moving objects in the image. Once a moving object is detected the PTZ camera traces it in real-time. We proposed the control system which does not depend on camera focusing functionality but uses the object's center, moving direction, distance and speed. We implemented the system with the TI DM6446 DSP chip. The experimental result shows that the system has excellent performance for high speed vehicles.


Embedded;Object Tracking;Meanshift;PTZ Camera;DaVinci DSP


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