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How to use depth camera plugin in Ignition

asked 2021-11-30 18:13:56 -0600

miguelnery gravatar image

Hi everyone. I'm trying to integrate a depth camera plugin into my SDF model, but I couldn't find any tutorial about this plugin usage in Ignition Gazebo. Is there any example of how to use it? Thanks in advance!

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Just a heads-up: if you're using ros_ign_point_cloud to get PointCloud2 messages from a simulated depth camera, there was an issue:

It's been a month or two since I looked at it, so may have been fixed by now.

Rick Armstrong gravatar imageRick Armstrong ( 2021-12-02 13:51:08 -0600 )edit

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answered 2021-12-01 22:13:48 -0600

azeey gravatar image

Here's an example that uses a depth camera sensor:

There's no specific plugin for depth cameras. You only need the Sensor plugin, which is at the top the sdf file

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