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Convert depth image to sensor_msgs::PointCloud2

Hi all,

I have an Asus Xtion Pro RGB-D camera, I'm using this node to acquire images:

which has tremendous performance improvements w.r.t. OpenNI2.

To convert the depth image into a point cloud I'm following the draft tutorial in:

So far, that's what I wrote:

void frameCallback(const sensor_msgs::ImageConstPtr& msg) {

    if (!gotInfo) return;

    vector<float> points;

    cv_bridge::CvImageConstPtr image =  cv_bridge::toCvShare(msg);
    for(int i =0;i<image->image.rows;i++){
        const ushort* row_ptr = image->image.ptr<ushort>(i);
        for(int j=0;j<image->image.cols;j++){
            ushort id=row_ptr[j];
                float d=depth_scale*id;
                Eigen::Vector3f image_point(j*d,i*d,d);
                Eigen::Vector3f camera_point=invK*image_point;

    int n_points = points.size();

    // Create a PointCloud2
    sensor_msgs::PointCloud2 cloud_msg;
    sensor_msgs::PointCloud2Modifier modifier(cloud_msg);
    modifier.setPointCloud2Fields(3, "x", 1, sensor_msgs::PointField::FLOAT32,
                                  "y", 1, sensor_msgs::PointField::FLOAT32,
                                  "z", 1, sensor_msgs::PointField::FLOAT32);
    modifier.setPointCloud2FieldsByString(1, "xyz");

    sensor_msgs::PointCloud2Iterator<float> iter_x(cloud_msg, "x");
    sensor_msgs::PointCloud2Iterator<float> iter_y(cloud_msg, "y");
    sensor_msgs::PointCloud2Iterator<float> iter_z(cloud_msg, "z");

    cloud_msg.height = 1;
    cloud_msg.width = n_points;
    cloud_msg.header.frame_id = msg->header.frame_id;
    cloud_msg.header.seq = msg->header.seq;
    cloud_msg.header.stamp = msg->header.stamp;

    for(size_t i=0; i<n_points; ++i, ++iter_x, ++iter_y, ++iter_z){
        *iter_x = points[3*i+0];
        *iter_y = points[3*i+1];
        *iter_z = points[3*i+2];

        cerr << *iter_x << " " << *iter_y << " " << *iter_z << endl;

    std::cerr << ".";

but as expected in RVIZ I see three point clouds, and if I print the points created I see that they are triplicated. I'm quite sure that the bug is in the use of the sensor_msgs::PointCloud2Iterator, but since the tutorial I mentioned doesn't give better clues on how to use them I'm stuck.

Does anyone know the correct way to populate the sensor_msgs::PointCloud2?