Computer Vision is a powerful digital tool for museums.
The automated recognition of works of art offers new opportunities for museum education, especially in augmented reality.
Now available: The Peer Reviewed Paper Automatic Museum Audio Guide describes a solution developed by Fluxguide and an international research team in the Horizon 2020 project “Eyes of Things” 2015-2018.
OPEN ACESS ARTICLE: https://www.mdpi.com/1424-8220/20/3/779
The Automatic Museum Audio Guide is a new type of Audio Guide for museums, where the headset used for audio information is equipped with the EoT board and a small Camera. The EoT Board runs an image analysis software that has been trained for a specific exhibit and is able to recognize artworks such as paintings while the user is simply passing by.