EU FASCINATE: Live Navigation in UHD Panoramic Video

Problem statement – market
  • Future TV entertainment broadcasting requires full panoramic video which can be interactively navigated by users with individual points of view. Companies producing cameras as well as broadcasting companies are very intrested for sports, music, live events, etc.
Scientific challenges & contributions
  • High resolution panoramic view: 6K x 2K
  • Video acquisition multiple synchronised cameras
  • OMNICAM: Omnidirectional camera(6 HD cameras together)
  • Real time switching engine
  • Viewing angle 180 degrees
Framework for project
  • Basic R&D Project co-finaneced by Government & EU Union
  • Some results incorporated in novel coding & transmission solutions