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Media Content Creation Application
In some embodiments an apparatus includes a processor included within a compute device, operatively coupled to a memory, and is configured to execute an...
CABLE WITH POWER AVERAGING CIRCUITRY
A power system for a streaming media player can have a cable having a first end and a second end that is opposite the first end. The first end of the cable can...
APPARATUS, SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING CONTENT WHEN LOUD BACKGROUND
NOISE IS PRESENT
Media content presentation systems and methods are operable to present a media content event comprising a video portion and an associated audio portion to a...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CONTROL BASED ON FACE OR HAND GESTURE DETECTION
System and method for control using face detection or hand gesture detection algorithms in a captured image. Based on the existence of a detected human face or...
ENHANCED VIEW FOR CONNECTED CARS
Network connectivity is used to share relevant visual and other sensory information between vehicles, as well as delivering relevant information provided by...
IMAGE SENSOR FOR EXTRACTING EDGE INFORMATION
An image sensor is disclosed. The image sensor includes: a pixel array comprising a plurality of pixels that convert an optical image signal incident from a...
STACKED CHIP SHARED PIXEL ARCHITECTURE
An image sensor includes a pixel array disposed in a first semiconductor die. The pixel array is partitioned into a plurality of pixel sub-arrays. Each one of...
METHOD FOR AVOIDING PIXEL SATURATION
The invention relates to a method for avoiding pixel saturation in a group of pixels, each having a node, wherein a reference voltage is predetermined, and...
CAMERA SYSTEM AND PHOTOGRAPHING METHOD
A camera system includes a camera, a base configured to support the camera, a transparent cover that covers at least a portion of the camera and the base; a...
IMAGE GENERATING SYSTEM, IMAGE GENERATION METHOD, IMAGING ELEMENT, AND
An image generating system according to an aspect of the present disclosure includes an image obtaining device, an image generating circuit, and an image...
DEVICE FOR PICTURE TAKING IN LOW LIGHT AND CONNECTABLE TO A MOBILE
TELEPHONE TYPE DEVICE
A picture taking device includes a power supply and a sensor of resolution higher than thirteen megapixels and an objective lens open at minimum to f/2.0 for...
RAMP SIGNAL GENERATOR AND IMAGE SENSOR INCLUDING THE SAME
A ramp signal generator may include: a differential amplification unit suitable for generating an amplified signal corresponding to a voltage difference...
Imaging Device, Image Signal Processing Method, and Image Signal
An imaging unit images an object in a state where an infrared projector projects infrared light. The imaging unit generates an imaging signal. A determination...
IMAGING DEVICE, METHOD FOR CONTROLLING IMAGING DEVICE, IMAGING SYSTEM, AND
METHOD FOR CONTROLLING IMAGING SYSTEM
A first projection controller of an imaging device controls a first infrared projector, capable of projecting infrared light with multiple wavelengths, to...
MOBILE TERMINAL AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING THE SAME
Disclosed are a mobile terminal and a method of controlling the same. The mobile terminal includes a camera configured to photograph an external environment, a...
IMAGING APPARATUS, METHOD FOR CONTROLLING IMAGING APPARATUS, METHOD FOR
CONTROLLING DISPLAY CONTROL APPARATUS,...
An imaging apparatus (100) includes a first imaging unit (13), a second imaging unit (103) configured to image an object in an opposite direction from the...
CAMERA SYSTEM CONTROL FOR CORRECTING BORE-SIGHT OFFSET
A camera system is provided that provides a smooth and centered zoom, even at high levels of magnification. The camera system corrects for misalignment between...
IMAGE DISPLAY APPARATUS HAVING IMAGE-RELATED INFORMATION DISPLAYING
An image display method displays image data obtained through a photographing operation performed at an image-capturing apparatus having a photographic optical...
TOGGLING BETWEEN AUGMENTED REALITY VIEW AND RENDERED VIEW MODES TO PROVIDE
AN ENRICHED USER EXPERIENCE
The present invention relates to a camera enabled mobile device and method of toggling between an augmented reality image viewing mode and a rendered image...
MOBILE TERMINAL AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING THE SAME
Provided is a mobile terminal including: a setting unit that is configured to set a reference image; an imaging unit that captures multiple subordinate images...
In a camera system that includes a lens unit and a camera body, the camera body includes a blur correcting unit that performs blur correction in a plurality of...
In a camera system that includes a lens unit and a camera body, the camera body includes: an image blur detecting unit that detects image blur in a plurality...
APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR SPHERICAL LIGHT FIELD CAPTURE
An imaging apparatus comprises a gantry with a pan and tilt rotating mechanism to which an elongated member is attached. The elongated member enables placing...
In a camera module having an image stabilization mechanism, both of miniaturization and thinning are achieved, while adopting a structure of driving an entire...
ADAPTIVE CAMERA CONTROL FOR REDUCING MOTION BLUR DURING REAL-TIME IMAGE
A method of forming a visual representation of an object from a plurality of image frames acquired using a portable electronic device, the method comprising...
ACTIVE APERTURE PARTITIONING FOR AN IMAGING SYSTEM
An aperture partitioning element for an imaging system is disclosed. The aperture partitioning element includes a plurality of segments each including a...
This imaging device comprises: a storage unit that sequentially stores a plurality of frame images based on an imaging signal from an imaging sensor for...
IMAGE CORRECTION APPARATUS AND IMAGING APPARATUS
An image correction apparatus includes a difference computing unit which computes an absolute difference value between corresponding pixels in a first and a...
IMAGE QUALITY COMPENSATION SYSTEM AND METHOD
A user authentication system and method. The user authentication system includes a camera and a processor connected to the camera. The processor receives...
Face tracking for controlling imaging parameters
A method of tracking faces in an image stream with a digital image acquisition device includes receiving images from an image stream including faces,...
Method and Device for Setting Shooting Parameter
The present disclosure relates to a method and a device for setting a shooting parameter. The method includes displaying a digital color temperature adjusting...
LENS DRIVING DEVICE, CAMERA, AND CAMERA-EQUIPPED ELECTRONIC DEVICE
An autofocus camera is provided which restrains and corrects any tilt that may occur in the optical axis direction without the need of providing any additional...
IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE AND METHOD, AND PROGRAM
The present technology relates to an image processing device and method, and a program for enabling easier recognition of the degree of focus of an image after...
IMAGING APPARATUS AND INTRAORAL CAMERA
An imaging apparatus includes a lens, a moving mechanism, an imaging device, and a controller. The moving mechanism moves the lens in the optical axis...
TRANSMISSION APPARATUS, RECEPTION APPARATUS, COMMUNICATION SYSTEM, AND
A transmission apparatus configured to transmit image data to a reception apparatus through a network, in which a setting value for generating captured data...
Positioning Apparatus for Photographic and Video Imaging and Recording and
System Utilizing the Same
A method and device are provided for positioning a mounted camera. The device includes a holding element that secures the mounted camera to the device, a...
An apparatus is provided for providing a camera unit for use in close proximity to a sporting event. The apparatus includes a sideline marking structure...
CAMERA SYSTEM WITH SIMPLIFIED USER INTERFACE
Embodiments described herein can provide designs and applications for small self-contained camera systems that can include simplistic user interface controls...
Remote Depth Sensing via Relayed Depth from Diffusion
Remote depth sensing techniques are described via relayed depth from diffusion. In one or more implementations, a remote depth sensing system is configured to...
IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS THAT REDUCES UNEVENNESS OF EXPOSURE CAUSED BY
ARTIFICIAL LIGHT SOURCE, METHOD OF...
An image pickup apparatus which is capable of, when performing continuous shooting at high shutter speed under an artificial light source with varying amounts...
METHODS, COMPUTER-ACCESSIBLE MEDIUM AND SYSTEMS FOR FACILITATING DARK
Exemplary embodiments of the present disclosure relate generally to methods, computer-accessible medium and systems for dark flash photography. For example,...
IMAGING CONTROL SYSTEM, CONTROL APPARATUS, CONTROL METHOD, AND STORAGE
A control apparatus for controlling an imaging apparatus capable of changing an imaging direction of an imaging unit in panning and tilting directions includes...
ILLUMINATION APPARATUS HAVING FIRST CASE AND SECOND CASE ROTATABLE
RELATIVE TO FIRST CASE, AND IMAGING...
A setting unit sets a smaller limitation angle for rotation of a second case rotated by a driving unit relative to a first case when information output from a...
Intra-oral scanner with color tip assembly
A technique to enable an existing monochrome camera in an intra-oral scanner to capture color images without making hardware changes to the camera. This...
CAMERA AND ADAPTER
There is provided a camera that includes a body and two or more kinds of groups of contacts provided on the body. The two or more kinds of groups of contacts...
CAMERA AND ADAPTER
There is provided a camera that includes a body-side mount. The body-side mount includes a first reference plane, has a first flange back distance from the...
Camera System With A Square-Profile Camera
A camera system including a camera with a front face and a rear face each having a substantially square cross-section. The front face includes a camera lens...
SINGLE-AXIS INSPECTION SCOPE WITH SPERICAL CAMERA AND METHOD FOR INTERNAL
INSPECTION OF POWER GENERATION MACHINERY
Internal components of power generation machinery, such as gas turbine engines, are inspected with a spherical optical camera inspection system mounted on a...
IMAGE PROCESSOR, DISPLAY IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD AND ASSOCIATED ELECTRONIC
An image processor includes a receiving unit, an information analyzer and an adjusting circuit. The receiving unit is arranged for receiving image/video data...
CONTROL UNIT, CONTROL SYSTEM, CONTROL METHOD, AND RECORDING MEDIUM
A control system for controlling execution of calibration on a printing apparatus includes an acquiring unit configured to acquire, from a printing apparatus...