Image Projections for Augmented Reality

Christian Zuniga, PhD

Augmented Reality (or AR) is a system that enhances the real world with a seamless integration of computer-generated perceptual information [1]. Image projections are frequently used in AR to transform an image into the perspective of another image. This projection gives the appearance an object is in a scene when in reality it is not actually there. Figure 1 for example shows a clock projected onto the goal of a soccer field. The clock appears to stand in the area but is not there in reality. This is a modified example from the Perception…