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08-15-2009, 02:47 PM
I'm new here so please correct any mistakes.....

I am aiming to use a webcam to detect if a person is looking at it and wants to connect it to a uc only(no computer).The time delay in calculation is acceptable because I dont want any real time processing.I'm ready to use any uc as long as it does not cost too much.I was thinking of using Opencv for the detection.

I felt that posting in any particular uc forum would be helpful.That is why I'm asking help from you guys who work with all kind of things........


08-15-2009, 03:53 PM
micro controllers are usually servery under equipped for such tasks.

Look into ITX based solution , also open CV requires heavy processing , not really what uC based platforms can afford.

08-15-2009, 07:09 PM
How much would such a solution approx. cost?Is it available in India?
Also, what else can I use for the purpose than Opencv solutions?

thanks for your fast reply.