Reply to post: Re: "...a [Lidar] blind spot low to the ground all around the car."

Uber self-driving car death riddle: Was LIDAR blind spot to blame?

GruntyMcPugh Silver badge

Re: "...a [Lidar] blind spot low to the ground all around the car."

IR Filters..... most web cams are sensitive to IR, and an astronomer buddy of mine attached one to a telescope for imaging, after removing the IR filter. Photons are precious in astronomy, and IR is welcome. So yeah, you'd use as wide a spectrum as possible, you wouldn't filter anything out.

POST COMMENT House rules

Not a member of The Register? Create a new account here.

  • Enter your comment

  • Add an icon

Anonymous cowards cannot choose their icon

Biting the hand that feeds IT © 1998–2019