Zoom lens system, interchangeable lens apparatus and camera system
Provided is a zoom lens system including a compact focusing lens unit and having a suppressed change in image magnification at the time of movement of the...
Collapsible lens barrel and optical instrument using the same
A collapsible lens barrel includes a first holding frame (2) for holding a first lens group (L1), a second holding frame (5) for holding a second lens group...
Position controller for optical element
A position controller includes a movable member which holds the optical element and supported by a support member to be linearly movable from an anti-shake...
Image capturing apparatus, control method thereof, image processing
apparatus, image processing method, image...
An image capturing apparatus includes an image capturing element which photoelectrically converts an object image formed by an image capturing optical system, a...
A photographic apparatus comprises a movable platform and a controller. The movable platform has an imager that captures an optical image through a taking lens,...
Image stabilization control apparatus and imaging apparatus
An apparatus includes a vibration correction unit configured to correct an image shake occurring due to vibration, a first detection unit configured to detect...
Heat transfer device
A device for transferring heat to a fluid with a heat generator comprising an electric resistance inserted in a first pipe integrally connected to a second pipe...
Resistor anode assembly
A sacrificial anode assembly. The sacrificial anode assembly includes a sacrificial anode, an insulator positioned around an end of the anode, an electric...
Heat processing furnace and vertical-type heat processing apparatus
There is provided a heat processing furnace capable of quickly increasing and decreasing a temperature, while achieving improvement in durability. A heat...
A method for switching from playing a first compressed data segment to playing a second compressed recorded data segment, the method including playing an...
Moving image coding method, moving image coding device, moving image
recording method, recording medium, moving...
A moving image coding method that can prevent playback discontinuity without an increase in processing load during playback is provided. The moving image coding...
Moving picture recording apparatus
A moving picture recording apparatus comprises an acquisition unit which acquires moving picture data that includes video data and at least two channels of...
Image processing apparatus
A signal processing apparatus, the operation of which is controlled by a remote controller, designates procedure for reproducing an image signal stored on a...
Video recording/reproducing apparatus and video recording/reproducing
A video recording/reproducing apparatus includes a first recording unit that records video information on a first recording medium, a second recording unit that...
Media playback system
Described is a system and method for assigning, controlling and triggering playback of multiple media streams in a manner so that the media streams perform in...
Recording control device, recording control method, and program
A recording control device for controlling a recording operation on a first recording medium on which first identification information for identifying the...
Recording apparatus, mobile receiver apparatus and data management method
A recording apparatus receives, with respect to an identical program, high image quality digital broadcasting data and low image quality digital broadcasting...
Information record medium, information record apparatus and method,
information reproduction apparatus and...
A series of content information; menu information, which is to be displayed with the content information during reproduction of the content information; and...
Video signal producing system and video signal recording/reproducing
device in that system
A video signal producing system includes an imaging device for obtaining progressive imaging signals having various frame rates, a recording device for...
Fiber tip fluid output device
A fiber tip fluid output device is provided for holding a fiber tip in an electromagnetic energy cutting apparatus and for directing water particles over a...
Apparatus and method for establishing an optical path spanning a
discontinuity in an optical channel
An apparatus for establishing an optical circuit path spanning a discontinuity in an optical channel supported by a first cable oriented about a first axis on a...
Grounding device for armored cable
An external grounding arrangement for a fiber access terminal includes a lug extending through a housing of the terminal. The lug is connected to strength...
System for the distribution of optical fibers
A system for the distribution of optical fibers is disclosed. The system has a first furcation area, which is associated with a first fiber optic cable, to tap...
Fiber optic module and system including rear connectors
A telecommunications assembly including a housing and a plurality of modules mounted within the housing. The modules includes a rear face in which is mounted at...
Optical waveguide film with mark for positioning and method for producing
An optical waveguide film includes: an optical waveguide film main body including an optical waveguide core through which light travels and a cladding portion...
Plastic optical fiber cable and method of signal transmission using the
A plastic optical fiber cable includes: a bare optical fiber including a core made of a poly(methyl methacrylate) or a copolymer including methyl methacrylate...
Ultra high numerical aperture optical fibers
Various embodiments described include optical fiber designs and fabrication processes for ultra high numerical aperture optical fibers (UHNAF) having a...
Cicada-resistant optical drop cable
An optical drop cable includes optical fiber cores, tension-resistant members, and a single-material outer sheath covering the cores and the tension-resistant...
In order to improve a cable, comprising an inner cable body, in which at least one conductor strand of an optical and/or electrical conductor runs in the...
Laser guide optical fiber and laser guide including the same
A laser guide optical fiber (100) used for transmitting a laser beam includes an optical fiber body (110) including a core (111) and a clad (112), and a quartz...
Optical subassembly package configuration
An optical subassembly package configuration for monitoring a fiber, the configuration includes a container, an optical subassembly, an optical fiber, and a...
Optical device, and virtual image display device
A virtual image display device is provided which displays a two-dimensional image for viewing a virtual image in a magnified form by a virtual optical system....
Method and apparatus for demultiplexing optical signals in a passive
Methods and structures are disclosed demultiplexing optical signals transmitted over an optical fiber into a silicon substrate and to multiple detectors. The...
Broadband wavelength multiplexing and demultiplexing filter and optical
splitter with optical signal...
Two Mach-Zehnder optical interferometer circuits are accurately point-symmetrically connected to each other to form a first point-symmetrically connected...
A touch panel 30 of the present invention comprises: a light-emitting sided-optical waveguide 33; a light-receiving sided-optical waveguide 34; and an...
Optical touch panel
An optical touch panel 10 includes: a coordinate input region 11; a light-emitting element 12 which emits light in a near-infrared region; a light-receiving...
Optical touch panel
An optical touch panel 10 has means 20 for generating a signal to provide an operator with input operational feeling. The center of a light-emitting sided-core...
Optical interconnect device and method for manufacturing the same
An optical interconnect device includes a first substrate, a second substrate, an optical waveguide, an electrical wiring and a switching device. The first...
Mach-Zehnder type optical modulator
A Mach-Zehnder type optical modulator includes an optical waveguide formed in an electro-optical substrate, an input section that inputs light to the optical...
Super flat optical frequency comb signal generator
An optical frequency COM generator generating an optical frequency COM having flat spectrum characteristics using a single modulator. The optical frequency COM...
Method, apparatus and system for minimally intrusive fiber identification
A method, apparatus and system for minimally intrusive fiber identification includes imparting a time-varying modulation onto an optical signal propagating in...
Methods, apparatus and programs for generating and utilizing content
The present invention generally relates to deriving and/or utilizing content signatures (e.g., so-called "fingerprints"). One claim recites a method including:...
Rendering images under cylindrical projections
Systems, methods, and apparatus, including computer program products, are provided for forming composite images. In some implementations, a method is provided....
Adjusting left-to-right graphics to a right-to-left orientation or vice
versa using transformations with...
The present invention discloses a solution for adjusting a horizontal orientation of a graphic. The solution can include a step of identifying a graphic object...
Methods and systems for identifying the orientation of a digital image
Aspects of the present invention are related to systems and methods for determining the orientation of an electronic document image.
Apparatus and method for selectively outputing image frames
An apparatus and method for selectively outputting image frames are provided. The apparatus includes a main topic frame extractor which extracts a main topic...
Universal front end for masks, selections, and paths
A method, system, and computer-readable storage medium are disclosed for editing a digital image with automatic conversion of region modalities. Input...
Method and apparatus for 3D metal and high-density artifact correction for
cone-beam and fan-beam CT imaging
A 3D metal artifacts correction technique corrects the streaking artifacts generated by titanium implants or other similar objects. A cone-beam computed...
Method and system of processing an image containing undesirable pixels
In a method of processing an image containing undesirable pixels, a coarse identification of a location of the undesirable pixels is received. The coarse...
Block noise removal device
A block noise removal device classifies interpixel differential values by using a block size N of the decoded video signal. The block noise removal device...