X

Join or Sign In

Sign in to add and modify your software

Continue with email

By joining Download.com, you agree to our Terms of Use and acknowledge the data practices in our Privacy Policy.

PeakLens for Android

By PeakLens Free

Developer's Description

PeakLens will transform your mountain activity into an amazing experience, allowing you to get a deeper knowledge of the mountains and to create stunning photos enriched with the most accurate information about the peaks in view.

Discover the names and locations of mountain and hills around you while hiking, climbing, skiing, trekking or enjoying your favorite outdoor activity. Test your mountain knowledge and share your pictures of stunning skyline views with your friends on social networks.

FEATURES

- Precisely identifies mountain peaks and hills in real-time.

- Works worldwide: from Alps, Himalayas, Rocky Mountains and Andes up to the smallest hills, anywhere on Earth.

- Corrects GPS, compass, magnetometer and gyroscope errors with artificial intelligence.

- Works online and offline with pre-downloaded maps.

- High quality photographs with peak names in overlay.

- Knows position, height and distance from you of more than 200.000 peaks.

- Works both with Imperial and Metric unit systems.

PeakLens is a novel Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality app for mountain lovers, hikers and trekkers. It is the result of years of research in artificial intelligence and computer vision, based on a novel algorithm that identifies mountain peaks in real time with high precision. Its core is a software component that compares what you actually see in the camera of your mobile phone or tablet with a virtual panorama, created from a digital 3D landscape model of the Earth. By matching what you see and the virtual panorama, PeakLens automatically corrects most errors that come from the imprecision of the compass and GPS sensor, giving you always the most accurate peak positioning.

RESOURCES

- Digital Elevation Model: the digital elevation model of the SRTM project (https://www2.jpl.nasa.gov/srtm) is used for calculating panoramic views.

- Peaks: the Peaks dataset is extracted from Openstreetmap.com.

OpenStreetMap is open data, licensed under the Open Data Commons Open Database License (ODbL).

PeakLens is a research result of Politecnico di Milano, Dipartimento di Elettronica, Informatica e Bioingegneria.

For any comments, questions or feedbacks contact us at info@peaklens.com!

Full Specifications

What's new in version 1.1.3

This update aims at improving the stability of the application.

General

Release November 9, 2018
Date Added November 9, 2018
Version 1.1.3

Operating Systems

Operating Systems Android
Additional Requirements None

Popularity

Total Downloads 168
Downloads Last Week 0
Report Software

Related Apps

Maps - Navigate & Explore

Free
Maps - Navigate & Explore

Google Earth

Free
Google Earth

MAPS.ME - Offline Map and Travel Navigation

Free
MAPS.ME - Offline Map and Travel Navigation

GasBuddy: Find Cheap Gas

Free
GasBuddy: Find Cheap Gas