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Method and apparatus for image capture through a display screen
An exemplary display device is a Liquid Crystal Display (LCD), the on-screen imager is referred to as an LCD imager. Without affecting the display functions of...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR GENERATING THERMAL IMAGE
A thermal image generating apparatus for generating a thermal image regarding a target object is provided. The apparatus includes a memory configured to store...
VECTOR PROCESSING ARCHITECTURES FOR INFRARED CAMERA ELECTRONICS
Systems and methods are disclosed herein to provide infrared imaging systems with improved electronics architectures. In one embodiment, an infrared imaging...
IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD AND APPARATUS, AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE
The embodiments of the present application provide an image processing method, an image processing apparatus, and an electronic device. The image processing...
IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS AND CONTROL METHOD FOR IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS
An image pickup apparatus is capable of displaying a crop area and assist lines in a finder. The assist lines are displayed by one or more segments. A...
IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, ELECTRONIC APPARATUS, AND IMAGE PROCESSING
An image processing apparatus includes a transformation circuit that performs a predetermined transformation process based on a reference area referred from an...
IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND IMAGE PROCESSING
An imaging device is provided with the following: a trial shading-correction unit that performs trial shading correction on image data for each of a plurality...
Methods and Apparatus for Vision Enhancement
A system and methods for the enhancement of a user's vision using a head-mounted and user-controllable device including a magnification bubble having variable...
IMAGE CAPTURING APPARATUS, METHOD, AND PROGRAM
The present technology relates to an image capturing apparatus, a method, and a program for performing appropriate zoom control. An angular velocity detection unit...
IMAGE CAPTURING APPARATUS AND METHOD THEREOF
The present disclosure provides an image capturing apparatus for operatively capturing images of an object. The apparatus includes an image capturing module, a...
ENRICHED DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHS
In one embodiment, a method for taking an enriched digital photograph is described. The method includes a specially programmed physical device performing the...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR ACCESSING TV PROGRAMS AND APPLICATIONS ON SMART TV
A method and a system for a mobile terminal camera, to automatically adapt to scenarios, may include collecting motion data of a mobile terminal, within a...
LOW-POWERED IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE AND METHOD OF DRIVING IMAGE PROCESSING
DEVICE WITH LOW POWER
Provided is an image processing device which includes: an event detector configured to detect a first event occurring at the AP by analyzing a response signal...
IMAGE CAPTURING APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, IMAGE CAPTURING
SYSTEM, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND...
An image processing apparatus configured to process captured images captured by an image capturing apparatus configured to simultaneously capture a plurality...
IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS
An image processing apparatus includes generating means for generating image data, transmitting means for transmitting predetermined image data to an external...
COLLABORATIVE IMAGE CAPTURING
Systems and approaches are provided to allow for collaborative image capturing. Multiple user devices subscribed to the collaborative image capturing system...
Method and Apparatus for Automatic Prediction of Dynamic Exposure
In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, a method is disclosed. An image is provided. The image is transformed. A similarity score is...
INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING INFORMATION
A control method for controlling an information processing device 101 including a camera 10 for receiving an image and a display 14 having a display surface on...
POSITION DETECTION DEVICE
A position detection device, provided with: an associating unit that uses a first image, which is captured by a first camera and includes a second camera...
CONTROLLING A CAMERA WITH FACE DETECTION
An example of an electronic device with a first camera and a second camera is described. The first camera receives a first image stream, and the second camera...
ALTERNATIVE CAMERA FUNCTION CONTROL
A device and method is provided for controlling a electronic device that includes a display device arranged on a first side of the electronic device, and a...
IMAGE CAPTURE DEVICE AND FOCUS CONTROL METHOD
Provided are an image capture device and a focus control method capable of performing reliability determination based on a phase difference AF method at high...
IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR OPERATING IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS
An image pickup apparatus is provided with: an objective optical system; an image pickup device; a contrast AF section adjusting a focus so that a peak value...
APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CAPTURING LIGHTFIELD IMAGE
An apparatus and method for capturing a light field image. The light field image capture apparatus includes a mirror array or a micro-lens array. An activated...
FOCUS CONTROL DEVICE, NON-TRANSITORY COMPUTER READABLE RECORDING MEDIUM
HAVING THEREIN PROGRAM FOR FOCUS...
A focus control device includes an acquisition unit that acquires image data of a plurality of first frames, each of the plurality of first frames being...
IMAGE ACQUISITION DEVICE AND FOCUSING METHOD FOR IMAGE ACQUISITION DEVICE
In an image acquisition device, an optical path difference generating member can form an optical path length difference of a second light image without...
SYSTEM FOR DETERMINING A LENS POSITION
A system for determining lens position includes a first sensor component disposed on a stationary housing of a camera. A second sensor component is disposed on...
IMAGING DEVICE, CONTROL METHOD, AND PROGRAM
An imaging device, a control method, and a program with automatic power-on control in response to contactless communication are disclosed. An imaging...
IMAGE CAPTURING SYSTEM AND CAPTURED-IMAGE DATA PUBLISHING SYSTEM
An image capturing system to capture an image of an object from various directions. The system includes a mobile terminal and an image-capturing assist device....
IMAGING APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING THE SAME
An imaging apparatus is provided, which includes an image capturer configured to generate a plurality of short-exposure images by performing continuous imaging...
ROTATABLE OPERATING MEMBER AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE HAVING THE SAME
A rotatable operating member which reduces manufacturing costs and prevents false detection of a rotation angle has a member and a sheet. The member has a...
IMAGE-CAPTURING DEVICE AND IMAGE-CAPTURING METHOD
An image-capturing device includes an image sensor, and an image processing device. The image sensor includes a central portion configured to perform...
OUTDOOR EXPOSURE CONTROL OF STILL IMAGE CAPTURE
A camera unit that captures still images determines whether the camera unit is outdoors or indoors, and in dependence on that an exposure mask of weights in...
IMAGE PROCESSING SYSTEM
Higher-resolution imagery of an airport runway can be provided from the pilot's point of view. Pilot point of view images may be generated using images...
SURVEILLANCE CAMERA, VIDEO SECURITY SYSTEM AND SURVEILLANCE CAMERA WITH
A storage 12 that stores yet-to-be-masked video data and performs authentication enabling the yet-to-be-masked video data to be accessed is disposed in a...
IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS, AND OPERATION METHOD OF IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS
An image pickup apparatus includes a light source apparatus emitting a first or a second illumination light to an object, an image pickup device acquiring an...
IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS
An image pickup apparatus that comprises a mechanism that causes a light emitting unit for illuminating to move from a storage position at which the light...
IMAGING APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING IMAGING APPARATUS
In an imaging device, a tilted surface is formed on one surface side of a base, while a flexible substrate arranged with light sources is secured along the...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR CMOS IMAGE SENSING DEVICE
Method and system for manufacturing CMOS image sensing device with reduced blooming. The method includes a step for providing a substrate material. The...
Refrigerator And Control Method For The Same
A refrigerator and a control method for the same are disclosed. The refrigerator includes a storage compartment formed in a cabinet of the refrigerator by a...
MANUFACTURING METHOD OF IMAGING APPARATUS, IMAGING APPARATUS, AND IMAGING
A manufacturing method of an imaging apparatus includes a process of forming, on a same substrate, gate electrodes of multiple MOS transistors forming pixel...
ADAPTER AND CASING APPARATUS FOR AN IMAGING DEVICE
An adapter and casing apparatus (10) for an imaging device (26) such as portable sports cameras. The apparatus includes a mirror (22) which reflects a 360...
Suspension system for supporting and moving equipment
A suspension system may comprise a flexible member, a mount, a reel and an equipment support member. The equipment support members are supported by the...
IMAGING DEVICE, CONTROL METHOD THEREFOR, AND IMAGING SYSTEM
Disclosed are an imaging device, a control method therefor, and an imaging system capable of allowing efficient use by multiple users and achieving improvement...
IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS THAT ENSURES MONOCHROME OUTPUT ON COLOR
DOCUMENT INCLUDING FLUORESCENT COLOR WHILE...
An image processing apparatus includes a single-color image reading circuit and a fluorescent color area extracting circuit. The single-color image reading...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR INTERACTIVE COLOR MANIPULATION
A customized color transformation is generated in response to interactive user manipulation of source and target color gamuts. Data related to a first and to a...
COLOR ADJUSTMENT METHOD
A color adjustment method includes: selecting, as a first color, a color of a color adjustment region in an image region of image data, from a color sample...
IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS, IMAGE FORMING SYSTEM, METHOD OF CALIBRATING IMAGE
DETECTION UNIT, AND POST-PROCESSING...
An image forming apparatus that includes an image forming unit that forms an image on a transfer medium, a conveying unit that conveys the transfer medium, a...
The storage section of the multifunction peripheral stores location information containing a storage location of software which transmits a control command...
IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS
An image processing apparatus includes a switch section, a power supply section, an operation display section, an initialization control section, an image...