Patent Number: 8,878,836

Title: Method and apparatus for encoding datastream including additional information on multiview image and method and apparatus for decoding datastream by using the same

Abstract: Provided are a method and apparatus for encoding and decoding a datastream into which multiview image information is inserted. The method of decoding a multiview image datastream includes extracting multiview image information including information on at least one view image of a multiview image, from at least one elementary stream of the multiview image datastream; extracting a multiview image parameter regarding the multiview image based on the number of elementary streams and a correlation between view images of the multiview image; and restoring the multiview image by using the extracted multiview image parameter and the extracted multiview image information.

Inventors: Kim; Yong-tae (Seoul, KR), Song; Jae-yeon (Seoul, KR), Lee; Gun-ill (Seoul, KR), Hwang; Seo-young (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Dae-sik (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Jae-seung (Yongin-si, KR)

Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

International Classification: G06T 15/00 (20110101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-04 0:00:00