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Measuring Height Or Distances with a Camera

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If you know or calculate the field of view for your camera, you can use it to measure distances and the height of almost anything. It's all a matter of basic trigonometry.
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Science Buddies Staff. "Measuring Height Or Distances with a Camera." Science Buddies, 11 Sep. 2020, https://www.sciencebuddies.org/science-fair-projects/project-ideas/Photo_p015/photography-video/measuring-height-or-distances-with-a-camera. Accessed 19 Apr. 2024.

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