Shoplifting protection: Realtime text insertion to PAL videosignal

Device for inserting text displayed on the cash register display into the image of the security camera. The goal is to detect more sophisticated theft of goods.

  • Text from RS232 line is inserted to the videofeed in real time.
  • For PAL video systems.
  • Example of use: inserting text from the cash register display into the security camera image. The camera footage shows whether the price charged and the type of goods match the goods passing through the checkout. For example, more sophisticated theft of goods can be detected. In these cases, the customer and the cashier work together.
Created3/1/2011