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synchronization between cameras OptiTrack Flex:v100 R2

by Soukaina » Tue Mar 28, 2017 8:20 am

Hello everybody,

I have 2 camera OptiTrack Flex:v100 R2, I have compiled one of programs (MJPEG Viewer) proposed by OptiTrack , It's work with 1 camera but when i connect both of them , the first used is the first connected

how does the synchronization between the cameras work in order to use both of them? Thanks

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by steven.andrews » Wed Mar 29, 2017 10:52 am

Hello Soukaina,

In order to run your two cameras together you will need to connect a cable between them, or use an OptiHub. Once synchronized, the cameras should run together as expected.

For further questions about synchronization through the Camera SDK, you can read the "frame synchronization.txt" and look through the FrameSynchronization sample that is included with the SDK.

I hope this helps.

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