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« : November 05, 2009, 11:01:27 PM »

Hi all,

I know this place is all about Wiimote,but can anyone try to fight it out how to do it using a webcam?
I've been doing some Johnny Chung Lee Wiimote programming, and am running into problems with the Wiimote's relatively narrow field-of-view and limit of four points.
So, my question: I'd like to find a C#.Net camera / vision library that lets me track points - probably LEDs - in the camera's
field of view. In the future, I'd like to move to R/G/B point tracking  so as to allow more points to be tracked and distinguished more easily.
Any suggestions?
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« #1 : November 06, 2009, 05:02:51 AM »

You may wish to head over to the NUI group. There are lots of interesting projects over there. You will need a powerful machine to do all of the tracking yourself, especially for more then 4 blobs. The Wiimote takes care of a lot of processing itself, if I'm not mistaken.

http://nuigroup.com

James Mclain
Owner and Creator of
Whalebone IR and Software

http://whaleboneir.com

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http://ebay.com   Search for IR pen or products by shakespeare1212.
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« #2 : November 06, 2009, 09:34:32 AM »

Just use multiple wiimotes, it would be cheaper than any camera with high enough res to match the camera on the wiimote.
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« #3 : November 06, 2009, 07:25:05 PM »

Thank you shakespeare1212, the source is very useful, I will take a look at it. :D
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« #4 : August 03, 2011, 12:59:53 AM »

We can use the web came insted of the wiimotes.It is the cheaper than any camera with high enough to match the camera on the wiimote.



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