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2 January 2020 Design of a 360-deg panoramic capture system based on a smart phone
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A panoramic imaging system has been developed using two afocal lenses and a smart phone that consists of cameras on both sides. An individual afocal lens has been developed with a large field of view (FOV) and a large exit pupil, which can enlarge the FOV of a smart phone camera to above 180 deg. Some issues with the smart phone-based 360-deg panoramic system, such as relative illuminance and assembly tolerance, were analyzed in detail and taken into consideration during the design procedure. A prototype has been developed with a low fabrication cost, yet producing impressive panoramic image quality.

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Weitao Song, Xumin Liu, Qijia Cheng, Yetao Huang, Yuanjin Zheng, Yue Liu, and Yongtian Wang "Design of a 360-deg panoramic capture system based on a smart phone," Optical Engineering 59(1), 015101 (2 January 2020). https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.59.1.015101
Received: 6 October 2019; Accepted: 5 December 2019; Published: 2 January 2020
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