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Canny edge detection

Canny edge detection: OpenCV for Python Developers
Canny edge detection: OpenCV for Python Developers

Canny edge detection is a useful algorithm commonly used as a preprocessor for finding contours and other object detection methods. It works by finding and accentuating the edges within an image. The result can be drawn into a binary image with multiple continuous line sets. While these lines define edges and not necessarily enclosed areas, it happens to still be a useful preprocessor to then run contours against the output of canny edges.

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Skill Level Intermediate
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Development Tools Developer OpenCV Python

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