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Match keyframes and keep the good matches
# Match keypoints in both images
# Based on: https://docs.opencv.org/master/dc/dc3/tutorial_py_matcher.html
FLANN_INDEX_KDTREE = 1
index_params = dict(algorithm=FLANN_INDEX_KDTREE, trees=5)
search_params = dict(checks=50) # or pass empty dictionary
flann = cv.FlannBasedMatcher(index_params, search_params)
matches = flann.knnMatch(des1, des2, k=2)
# Keep good matches: calculate distinctive image features
# Lowe, D.G. Distinctive Image Features from Scale-Invariant Keypoints. International Journal of Computer Vision 60, 91–110 (2004). https://doi.org/10.1023/B:VISI.0000029664.99615.94
# https://www.cs.ubc.ca/~lowe/papers/ijcv04.pdf
matchesMask = [[0, 0] for i in range(len(matches))]
good = []
pts1 = []
pts2 = []
for i, (m, n) in enumerate(matches):
if m.distance < 0.7*n.distance:
# Keep this keypoint pair
matchesMask[i] = [1, 0]
good.append(m)
pts2.append(kp2[m.trainIdx].pt)
pts1.append(kp1[m.queryIdx].pt)
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