Intel RealSense 3D camera – collision avoidance drone
Watch the AscTec Firefly* drone, with an onboard Intel RealSense 3D camera, navigate through a heavily wooded forest in the above video.
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The Intel® RealSense™ camera fits remarkable technology into a small package. There are three cameras that act like one—a 1080p HD camera, an infrared camera, and an infrared laser projector—they “see” like the human eye to sense depth and track human motion.
Update: Jan 2016
See Intel’s RealSense technology demonstrated at CES 2016 with Yuneec’s new Typhoon H drone as it avoids obstacles on its own.