Inserting objects into content

David A Forsyth (Inventor), Kevin Karsch (Inventor), Varsha Chandrashekhar Hedau (Inventor), Derek Hoiem (Inventor)

Research output: Patent


An image into which one or more objects are to be inserted is obtained. Based on the image, both a 3-dimensional (3D) representation and a light model of the scene in the image are generated. One or more objects are added to the 3D representation of the scene. The 3D representation of the scene is rendered, based on the light model, to generate a modified image that is the obtained image modified to include the one or more objects.
Original languageEnglish (US)
U.S. patent number9330500
Filing date12/8/11
StatePublished - May 3 2016

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