November 2015

Making of Augmented Reality Sandkasten

By | November 10th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Ende April hat mir Sebastian (@seb_engel) von der WTT Erlangen ein Video von einem wirklich sehr coolen Augmented Reality Sandkasten geschickt. Er meinte, dass wir sowas doch bei der Langen Nacht der Wissenschaften im Oktober zeigen könnten. Nachdem wir herausgefunden hatten, dass Oliver Kreylos von der UC Davis das komplette Projekt OpenSource gestellt hat stand einer [...]

September 2015

Eat, don’t sleep, hack, repeat. Check.

By | September 20th, 2015|Software|

I did not need the soldering station. And the sleeping mat. Christian and I simply stayed up all night, and we had two good reasons. First, at around 1am we had a nice idea for improving our IoT-lamps. Second, we were not the only ones. Even at 4am there were still 30 people hacking (out [...]

Get ready to hack!

By | September 19th, 2015|Software|

Yesterday was the introduction session for the Computational Sensing Hackathon which we host together with Microsoft at the Medical Valley Center here in Erlangen. The introductory talks were a blast. Experts from Microsoft and Metrilus presented the technologies Kinect v2, Unity, Cortana, Project Oxford, Microsoft Band, and IoT. Read more about the first day in Kristina's [...]

March 2015

Metrilus attends Image Sensor Conference 2015 in London

By | March 25th, 2015|Trade Fair|

Last week we attended Image Sensor Conference 2015 in London. On our blog we would like to share our impression of the conference with you. Kaushik Mitra presented a very informative workshop on computational photography on the first conference day. He provided a good overview of recent work in computational photography. Thank you Kaushik. [...]

Aiolos released under CC license

By | March 25th, 2015|Software|

We have exciting news for all non-commercial developers out there: today, we decided to release our hand and finger tracking library Aiolos under a Creative Commons license. We realized that there is great demand in the experimental artists community, and we would like to share our software with all of you. Therefore, we decided [...]

November 2014

Metrilus at the cooperation forum in Munich

By | November 17th, 2014|Talk|

The world is getting increasingly digital. This trend is the outcome of always more efficient hardware, progressing internet technologies and mobile communication solutions. In the future humans, products, and services will be connected via internet and will be part of a global network. In an industrial sense this development is described and subsumed in the [...]

Metrilus at the VISION fair 2014 in Stuttgart

By | November 14th, 2014|Trade Fair|

Around 8700 people from 56 countries came to this year’s worldwide leading trade fair in imaging and imaging processing “VISION” to Stuttgart (04-06/Nov) in order to get first-hand information about the newest innovations of imaging components like cameras, sensors, processing units, software tools, as well as complete application solutions. In comparison to 2012, when the [...]