Person identification by gait analysis and photogrammetry.

  title={Person identification by gait analysis and photogrammetry.},
  author={Niels Lynnerup and Jens Vedel},
  journal={Journal of forensic sciences},
  volume={50 1},
Surveillance images from a bank robbery were analyzed and compared with images of a suspect. Based on general bodily features, gait and anthropometric measurements, we were able to conclude that one of the perpetrators showed strong resemblance to the suspect. Both exhibited a gait characterized by hyperextension of the leg joints, and bodily measurements did not differ by more than 6 mm on average. The latter was quantified by photogrammetry: i.e., measuring by using images of the perpetrator… CONTINUE READING