• Ahmet B. Orun De Montfort University
  • Eric Goodyer De Montfort University
  • Geoff Smith De Montfort University




bundle adjustment, low-cost inspection, skin imaging, stereoscopy


In dermatology, one of the most common causes of skin abnormality is an unusual change in skin lesion structure which may exhibit very subtle physical deformation of its 3D shape. However the geometrical sensitivity of current cost-effective inspection and measurement methods may not be sufficient to detect such small progressive changes in skin lesion structure at micro-scale. Our proposed method could provide a low-cost, non-invasive solution by a compact system solution to overcome these shortcomings by using close-range photogrammetric imaging techniques to build a 3D surface model for a continuous observation of subtle changes in skin lesions and other features.

Author Biographies

Ahmet B. Orun, De Montfort University

School of Computer Sciences & Informatics

Faculty of Technology

Leicester, LE1 9BH

Eric Goodyer, De Montfort University

School of Computer Sciences & Informatics
Faculty of Technology
Leicester, LE1 9BH

Geoff Smith, De Montfort University

School of Pharmacy

Health and Life Sciences Faculty

Leicester, LE1 9BH


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How to Cite

Orun, A. B., Goodyer, E., & Smith, G. (2018). 3D NON-INVASIVE INSPECTION OF THE SKIN LESIONS BY CLOSE-RANGE AND LOW-COST PHOTOGRAMMETRIC TECHNIQUES. Image Analysis and Stereology, 37(1), 63–70. https://doi.org/10.5566/ias.1730



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