At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.
NONLINEAR SCALING IN VIDEO CONFERENCING
A method for video teleconferencing comprises receiving a starting image with a number of rows and a number of columns. The starting image is downscaled with a...
Non-Interference Field-of-view Support Apparatus for a Panoramic Sensor
A support apparatus with adjustable mechanisms hold a spherical field-of-regard image and audio sensor assembly located at its distal end in front of a user's...
Methods for Facilitating Virtual Presence
A virtual presence system includes a display having a structural matrix configured to arrange a plurality of spaced pixel elements. A plurality of spaced pixel...
IMAGE DISPLAY APPARATUS AND IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE
Disclosed is an image processing device including a face information detection unit that detects face position information and face size information of a...
APPARATUS, SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR SYNCHRONIZATION OF MULTIPLE HEADSETS
Media device systems and methods synchronize video content with audio content presented by a plurality of wireless audio headsets. In an exemplary embodiment,...
HYBRID MODULAR DEVICE
A system and apparatus to function as a hybrid modular appliance or electronic device, called a hybrid modular device (HMD), allows a user to plug a plurality...
THROUGH PCB HOLE CABLE LEAD DRESS CONDUIT
Devices and methods for routing cables through a printed circuit board (PCB) include an enclosure having at least one cable guide and a cable duct. A PCB is...
Television Set and Desktop Display Apparatus
The television set and a desktop display apparatus. The television set comprises a major structure configured to realize a display function, and further...
INSTRUCTION MODE SWITCHING METHOD AND DEVICE BASED ON SMART TELEVISION
Instruction mode switching method and device based on smart TV interface, the method includes: receiving requesting information to switch the smart TV...
IMAGE DISPLAY APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR OPERATING THE SAME
An image display apparatus is discussed. The apparatus includes a tuner; a display; an interface configured to receive a signal from a remote controller; and a...
SEMICONDUCTOR IMAGE SENSOR MODULE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME
A CMOS type semiconductor image sensor module wherein a pixel aperture ratio is improved, chip use efficiency is improved and furthermore, simultaneous shutter...
IMAGE SENSOR WITH ELECTRON MULTIPLICATION AND GROUPED READOUT OF PIXELS
The invention relates to image sensors allowing electronic images to be acquired at very low light levels. The image sensor comprises pixels that can be read...
IMAGE CAPTURING APPARATUS AND IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS
The image capturing apparatus includes an image sensor including multiple pixels each including at least one photoelectric convertor and a transmittance...
RAMP-TYPE ANALOGUE-DIGITAL CONVERSION, WITH MULTIPLE CONVERSIONS OR SINGLE
CONVERSION, DEPENDING ON THE LIGHT...
In a matrix image sensor, a method of reading a pixel of a column allows two modes of analogue-digital conversion of the voltage level provided by the column:...
INFRARED DETECTION APPARATUS
An infrared detection apparatus includes an infrared detector configured to output an electric signal corresponding to an inputted infrared ray, and a signal...
IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS AND IMAGE PICKUP SYSTEM
An image pickup apparatus outputs a picked-up image signal based on a difference between an electric charge signal and a noise signal generated by a...
HYBRID IMAGE CORRECTION FOR DUAL-APERTURE CAMERA
A method to correct an image in a dual-aperture camera. Infrared noise may be subtracted from a pixel of an RGB image by the amount proportional to the...
HIGH DYNAMIC RANGE IMAGING SYSTEMS HAVING DIFFERENTIAL PHOTODIODE
Image sensors may include an array of photodiodes arranged in groups of adjacent photodiodes that generate charge in response to same-colored light. The image...
A METHOD TO USE ARRAY SENSORS TO MEASURE MULTIPLE TYPES OF DATA AT FULL
RESOLUTION OF THE SENSOR
An actuator is configured to move a sensor array between first and second positions in order to provide color image data and other data with full resolution of...
ELECTRONIC APPARATUS AND DRIVING METHOD THEREFOR
An electronic apparatus includes: a pixel array section in which pixels including photoelectric conversion sections that generate signal charges corresponding...
IMAGE CAPTURING DEVICE, IMAGE CAPTURING METHOD, CODED INFRARED CUT FILTER,
AND CODED PARTICULAR COLOR CUT FILTER
Disclosed is an image capturing device that can easily perform image processing of visible light region and that of near infrared region, while utilizing a...
MARKING SYSTEM AND METHOD
A system for use in identifying a user includes a portable emitter transported with the user. The emitter includes a quantum cascade laser configured to emit a...
THERMOGRAPHY CAMERA TUNED TO DETECT ABSORPTION OF INFRARED RADIATION IN A
SELECTED SPECTRAL BANDWIDTH
An infrared camera system is provided to detect absorption of infrared radiation in a selected spectral bandwidth. In one example, an infrared camera system...
METHOD FOR DIFFERENTIATING BETWEEN BACKGROUND AND FOREGROUND OF SCENERY
AND ALSO METHOD FOR REPLACING A...
The present invention relates to a method for differentiating between background and foreground in images or films of scenery recorded by an electronic camera....
INTERACTIVE SURVEILLANCE OVERLAY
An interactive surveillance overlay is provided. A processor receives surveillance data of an object within an incident area. A processor determines probable...
IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE GENERATING ARRANGED IMAGE DATA REPRESENTING
ARRANGED IMAGE IN WHICH IMAGES ARE ARRANGED...
An image processing device acquires first image data representing a first image and second image data representing a second image. The first image shows a part...
Image Converting Device and Image Converting System
Means which enables image conversion in which a plurality of conversion results can be output without once saving all of video-image data, which has been input...
ELECTRONIC APPARATUS AND A METHOD FOR CONTROLLING THE SAME
An electronic apparatus includes a touch detection unit configured to detect a touch on a display unit, an orientation detection unit configured to detect an...
PROJECTING AN IMAGE OF A REAL OBJECT
In some examples, a projection capture system comprises a controller, a camera operatively connected to the controller for capturing images of an object on a...
IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS
An image pickup apparatus, including: an observation unit configured to observe an object; a detector configured to detect whether or not a user observes the...
METHOD FOR PRODUCING CAMERA MODULE
An optical section (3) and a lens holder (4) are fixed to each other in a state where the lens holder (4) is at an intermediate position within a movable range...
METHOD AND APPARATUS TO CORRECT DIGITAL VIDEO TO COUNTERACT EFFECT OF
The effect of camera shake in digital video is corrected using signal processing techniques. The digital video is a sequence of digital images. When the...
CAMERA, POSTURE CHANGE DETECTION AND POSTURE RESTORATION THEREOF
A device for detecting posture change of a operation part in a camera and a method for restoring posture are disclosed. The device may include a photo...
CONTROL APPARATUS, IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS, CONTROL METHOD, AND
NON-TRANSITORY COMPUTER-READABLE STORAGE MEDIUM...
A control apparatus includes a first angle calculating unit configured to calculate a first angle based on an acceleration detected by an acceleration...
PORTABLE DEVICE AND MANIPULATION METHOD
A portable device and a manipulation method thereof are disclosed in this disclosure. The portable device includes a camera unit, a communication unit, a first...
INTERACTIVE SURVEILLANCE OVERLAY
An interactive surveillance overlay is provided. A processor receives surveillance data of an object within an incident area. A processor determines a movement...
The present invention provides a guide spectacle, belonging to the field of intelligent control technology, which is capable of solving the problem of...
LIFELOG CAMERA AND METHOD OF OBTAINING A DIGITAL IMAGE TAGGED WITH
CORRECTED IMAGE DIRECTION INFORMATION
Obtaining a digital image tagged with corrected image direction information includes capturing and storing a digital image of a scene defined by a field of...
MOBILE TERMINAL AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING THE SAME
Provided are a mobile terminal having an image capturing function and a method of controlling the same. The mobile terminal includes: a camera; a display unit...
IMAGING DEVICE AND METHOD OF DRIVING IMAGING DEVICE
An imaging device includes an acquisition unit acquiring a defocus amount for an optical image which is obtained by an imaging element, a recording unit...
FOCUS POSITION DETECTION DEVICE AND FOCUS POSITION DETECTION METHOD
A focus position detection device calculates, for each of shift amount calculation areas in a measurement area set on an image sensor of an imaging unit, a...
OPERATING METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DETACHABLE LENS TYPE CAMERA
Embodiments of the present invention provide an operating method and apparatus for a detachable lens type camera system which is suitable for photographing a...
DISPLAY DETECTION FOR AUGMENTED REALITY
Technologies are generally described for systems, devices and methods effective to detect a presence of a display. In some examples, a processor may receive...
PHOTOGRAPHING DEVICE AND METHOD
Disclosed is a imaging device and method capable of quickly informing a user of failure of sample creation and preventing useless imaging from being performed....
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CAPTURING DIGITAL IMAGES USING MULTIPLE SHORT
Methods, devices, and computer program products for image sensors with overlapped exposure brackets supporting multiple short exposures are described. In one...
Otoscope with Controlled Illumination
Apparatus, including a camera which has an objective lens configured to focus light from an object, and an imaging array configured to receive the focused...
IMAGE CAPTURING DEVICE AND IMAGE CAPTURING MODULE THEREOF
An image capturing device includes a holder, two camera lenses and two image assemblies. The holder has two surfaces, two through holes and two positioning...
METHOD FOR PRODUCING A CAMERA MODULE, AND CAMERA MODULE
In the case of a camera module (1) including at least two camera functional units (2, 3, 4, 5, 22) arranged one behind another in a stack arrangement, it is...
IMAGE-CAPTURING DEVICE, ORGANIC EL ELEMENT, IMAGE-CAPTURING METHOD,
PROGRAM, AND RECORDING MEDIUM
The present invention provides an image-capturing device that reduces the effect of direct incident light on an image-capturing element and allows a high...
VEHICULAR CAMERA AND LENS ASSEMBLY
A process for providing a vehicular camera suitable for vehicular use includes providing a front camera housing having a lens assembly disposed thereat and...