8-ball, corner pocket, off side wall

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No matter how much I study physics or play pool, I still am horrible.  Some clever students at Georgia Tech University helped solve my inability to play pool with a projector, mirrors, e-Box 2300 and Visual Studio!

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They used a key-stoning algorithm to correct for camera location and some visual tracking systems to get the system up and running.

Best of all they made it open source!

[Via Hackaday]

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    Gwyn

    My impression was, the guys in the video spend too much time in front of a keyboard and not enough time playing pool

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