AI powered robot camera mistakes linesman’s bald head for the ball

A robot camera, trained to keep the lens trained automatically on the football using AI at a game in Inverness, Scotland, kept on mistaking the ball for the bald head on the sidelines.

The Caledonian Thistle FC doesn’t use a cameraman to film games and instead relies on an automated camera system to follow the action. Most of the smaller clubs use an automated camera; as crews and professional recording equipment can be very expensive.


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