Object Recognition for Visually Impaired Persons Using Smart phone

Sahil Vishwasrao
2019 International Journal for Research in Applied Science and Engineering Technology  
In this project we describe main features of software modules developed for Android smartphones that are dedicated for the blind users. The main module can recognise and match scanned objects to a database of objects, e.g. food or medicine containers. The two other modules are capable of detecting major colours and locate direction of the maximum brightness regions in the captured scenes. The blind and the visually impaired people face diverse kinds of life challenges. The safety and
more » ... fety and independent mobility of these people is coming into danger. The system is based on a dedicated image recognition application running on an Android system Smartphone. Image recognition results are communicated to the blind user by means of pre-recorded verbal messages.
doi:10.22214/ijraset.2019.5345 fatcat:qygfv77uyncjzdwrrwrojk5veu