US Patent No. 10,169,911

ANALYSIS AND MANIPULATION OF PANORAMIC SURROUND VIEWS


Patent No. 10,169,911
Issue Date January 01, 2019
Title Analysis And Manipulation Of Panoramic Surround Views
Inventorship Stefan Johannes Josef Holzer, San Mateo, CA (US)
Stephen David Miller, San Francisco, CA (US)
Radu Bogdan Rusu, San Francisco, CA (US)
Assignee FYUSION, INC., San Francisco, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,169,911

1. A method comprising:obtaining a first surround view, wherein the first surround view includes a panoramic multi-view interactive digital media representation of an object, wherein the first surround view is an object panorama;
obtaining a second surround view, wherein the second surround view includes a panoramic view of a distant scene; and
generating a third surround view including the first surround view placed in a foreground position relative to the second surround view, wherein the first and second surround views are obtained using different capture motions, wherein the third surround view is generated using IMU data, keypoint tracks, and view interpolation in order to reduce the amount of data that must be transferred during upload or download of the third surround view.