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    Hi all,
    Just very new to this amazing and interesting world of robotics. Coming to the point, my friends and I trying to build a application that will read text from an ID presented to a CCTV camera. Essentially we want to take a snap shot of the ID and do some kind of OCR(optical character recognition) and announce the age of the individual. Big deal is extracting the text form the image...

    thankyou

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    Re: read text from an ID

    Roborealm could possibly do this. Check out their tutorial on reading a digital temperature display, you might use their project there as a good reference for what you're trying to do.

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    Thanks so much, you pointed me in the right direction..

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