ViBe - a powerful technique for background detection and subtraction in video sequences

Source code + programs for Windows and Linux


ViBe is already used in many applications
See this exhaustive list.



ViBe is covered by several patents (patent track: WO2009007198 / Publication date: 2009-01-15; Priority number(s): EP20070112011 20070708) / Europe (granted): EP2015252 / US (granted): US 8009918 B2 (pdf) / Japan (granted): JP 2011 4699564 B2.


For any question, please contact Prof. Van Droogenbroeck .

ViBe inside a digital camera

Illustrations for a static camera

View from the roof of a house

ULg      Institut Montefiore