1 September 1991 Compression of stereo images using subsampling and transform coding
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The proposed approach to stereo image coding takes advantage of the singleness of vision property of the human visual system. A stereo image pair, in which one of the images is low-pass filtered and subsampled, is perceived stereoscopically as a sharp 3-D image. The depth information is perceived due to the stereopsis effect, and the sharpness is maintained due to the details in the nonfiltered image. Low-pass filtering, subsampling, and discrete cosine transform image coding are used for the compression of the stereo images. A methodology for the evaluation of the compression effects on the 3-D perception of compressed stereo images is presented. It is based on measurements of response time and accuracy of human subjects performing simple 3-D perception tasks.
Its'hak Dinstein, Its'hak Dinstein, M. G. Kim, M. G. Kim, Avishai Henik, Avishai Henik, Joseph Tselgov, Joseph Tselgov, } "Compression of stereo images using subsampling and transform coding," Optical Engineering 30(9), (1 September 1991). https://doi.org/10.1117/12.55944 . Submission:

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