Still not in love with OpenCV

This article is inspired by Adrian’s blog at PyImageSearch. In one of his articles he asked about what drives me, what makes me want to be an “OpenCV Ninja” and perhaps recount the days about finding magic in coding. I started out in computer programming in the faithful year of 1999 during my 9th grade when I wanted to […]

Apply Threshold Filter to Image Using OpenCV 2.4

In this python exercise we convert a color image to grayscale and then apply threshold filter to it. The threshold filter converts the grayscale image to a binary image. We also save the final image to the working folder. Note that a function called “shape” is used from the numpy library. The shape function gives the […]

Using OpenCV with Python on your Mac OS X

You are likely to be sorry if you casually started installing Python and OpenCV like me as documented here. You might have read stuff online and tired installing python26 or python27 as well as numpy and opencv using macports hoping that your py scripts will conveniently import cv Of course then you must have gotten stuck while […]