How do robots see the world? How do they gather meaning from our streets, cities, media and from us?

This is an experiment in found machine-vision footage, exploring the aesthetics of the robot eye.

Hat tip to:
berglondon.com/blog/2011/08/03/the-robot-readable-world/
theredmenmovie.com
paulbushfilms.com/films/rumouroftruethings.htm
videos.liftconference.com/video/1177435/kevin-slavin-those-algorithms
new-aesthetic.tumblr.com
cvdazzle.com

Uses material from the following sources:

Line Queueing Analysis - youtube.com/watch?v=AiLFxckWYbI
Tracking in a Parking Lot - youtube.com/watch?v=-e21jpWhqVM
Vehicle classification - youtube.com/watch?v=1wxg4nUQ_DA
Video Analytics Identifies Tailgating - youtube.com/watch?NR=1&feature=endscreen&v=a5z0D4yLfN0
High density crowd tracking - youtube.com/watch?v=GBX6oHTaACc
Mono-Camera based Road Marking and Lane Detection - Vacek, Dillmann 2007 - youtube.com/watch?v=Ni9nAm-Thsw
Human Tailgating - youtube.com/watch?NR=1&feature=endscreen&v=gW5uIVNzkxI
Crowd Analysis and Tracking - youtube.com/watch?v=-rIySMTyOfY
Exit Lane Analysis - youtube.com/watch?v=9HyzKCjlyM0
Tunnel Intrusion Detection - youtube.com/watch?v=cFw1USYGGj4
Traffic Counting and Congestion - youtube.com/watch?v=yZteltUNrjU
Car Counting - youtube.com/watch?NR=1&feature=endscreen&v=8ABnPAsVDuI
IriSyS IRC People Counting Cameras - youtube.com/watch?v=TNFNUYfgLh0
Eye-Tracking of Outdoor Advertising - youtube.com/watch?v=_znAiIvhFTA
iOnRoad Demo - youtube.com/watch?v=3F6o-sdxgKc
Eye Tracking by SMI: Bee Swarm TV Commercial - youtube.com/watch?NR=1&feature=endscreen&v=X15pJ7mH-B0
Eyetrack and Heatmap using Computer Vision based Human Visual Attention model vs Real Eyetracking study - catalogue Carrefour - youtube.com/watch?v=buvJnHbL-xg
Real Time Face Tracking with pose estimation on tv clips - OPENCV - youtube.com/watch?v=j_vrZzy-u1s&feature=autoplay&list=PL9D1304E973FF285E&lf=results_main&playnext=2
Eye Tracking, Gaze Tracking - youtube.com/watch?v=-UhCNei6lZY
Road / Traffic Sign Recognition - youtube.com/watch?v=hU7yHQkg-7U
Traffic signs detection and recognition - youtube.com/watch?v=hijETmyBUQc
Real Time Pedestrians Tracking with MOTION DETECTOR - OPENCV - youtube.com/watch?v=3Uwd0165k0Q&feature=results_main&playnext=1&list=PL9D1304E973FF285E
Face tracking stereo system video sample 1/3 - youtube.com/watch?v=W-QDEFS8fkY
Traffic Counting and Congestion - youtube.com/watch?v=yZteltUNrjU
India Driving - Computer Vision Challenge - youtube.com/watch?v=4vuKnqEltJY
Vision based Navigation and Localization - youtube.com/watch?v=nb0VpSYtJ_Y
ENCARA2 (Face detection), 2008 - youtube.com/watch?v=xkVyek4KiBA
Face detection v6 - TV clips - youtube.com/watch?v=f_aDjpP3HfI
Multiple car tracking with blob tracking & MHT - youtube.com/watch?v=pcp8qCDl15E
CellTracker: program for automated cell tracking on biological images - youtube.com/watch?v=SLYgvHzAm2w
Optical flow demo - youtube.com/watch?v=ysGM3CfBVpU
Choppy output 2 - youtube.com/watch?v=dHNnfm8iAGo
Face Tracking with OpenCV - youtube.com/watch?v=opf-uVbQU34

Music
"Cold Summer Landscape" by Blear Moon (blearmoon.com/)

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