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3D mode selection mechanism for video playback
The invention relates to a signal comprising video information and associated playback information, the video information and associated playback information...
Scaling pixel depth values of user-controlled virtual object in
Pixel depth values of a user-controlled virtual object in a three-dimensional scene may be re-scaled to avoid artifacts when the scene is displayed. Minimum and...
Three-dimensional image processing apparatus, three-dimensional imaging
apparatus, and three-dimensional image...
A three-dimensional image processing apparatus which processes a captured image of a scene using distance information indicating a distance of the scene from a...
Device and method for generating stereoscopic image
A rotation angle obtaining unit obtains an angle by which a stereoscopic image of a subject is to be rotated around a line-of-sight direction. A multi-viewpoint...
Processing depth data of a three-dimensional scene
A signal processing device for processing three-dimensional image data, having two-dimensional (2D) image data and 2D depth data, includes an input for...
Method for displaying a virtual image
A method for displaying a virtual image of three dimensional objects in an area using stereo recordings of the area for storing a pixel and a height for each...
Display control method, recording medium, display control device
The present technology relates to a display control method, a recording medium, and a display control device with which a subtitle forced display function can...
Imaging apparatus and control method for the same, shooting control
apparatus, and shooting control method
An imaging apparatus includes a shooting rate setting unit configured to set a shooting rate, a shooting unit configured to shoot a moving image at the shooting...
Video analysis assisted generation of multi-channel audio data
In general, techniques are described for capturing multi-channel audio data. A device comprising one or more processors may be configured to implement the...
Image processing apparatus and control method therefor
An image processing apparatus is provided that allows accurate white balance gains to be obtained by accurately estimating the illuminant colors of various...
Projection system, projector, and calibration method thereof
A projection system includes a projector, an uncalibrated DDL output unit, a light detection device, a characteristic curve computation unit, a calibration unit...
Image projecting system, master apparatus, image projecting apparatus, and
image projecting method
An image projecting system includes a master apparatus and an image projecting apparatus connected through a network. The master apparatus generates a...
Discharge lamp driving device, light source device, projector, and
discharge lamp driving method
A discharge lamp driving device includes: a discharge lamp driving unit that supplies a driving current to the discharge lamp; and a control unit that controls...
Projector and image display apparatus
A projector (1) which projects a guide image (Pg). A first region above the center of the guide image (Pg) shows a perspective view (D) representing the...
Imaging apparatus and imaging method for performing interpolation
An imaging apparatus includes an imaging unit that has image sensors for each image of red, green, and blue which have a two-line addition function...
Imaging systems with image pixels having adjustable spectral responses
An imaging system may include an image sensor having an array of image pixels. Some image pixels in the array may be provided with spectral response adjustment...
Systems and methods for securing a digital communications link
A digital data signal, such as a digital video signal, is intentionally pre-distorted before being sent over a network. In one embodiment, this pre-distortion...
System and method for remote utility meter reading
The system and method for remote utility meter reading are include a camera positioned adjacent the face of a utility meter for generating an analog optical...
Method, device, and storage medium for logging on to a network that provides a streaming service for content pertaining to video cameras located at customers'...
System and method for home health care monitoring
A home health care monitoring method and system are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method includes: capturing a plurality of video sequences from a plurality...
Image obtaining apparatus, image obtaining method, and image obtaining
An image obtaining apparatus includes: a light source configured to irradiate a biological sample having a fluorescent label with excitation light, the...
Apparatus and method for presenting an electronic programming guide
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a set-top box having a controller to establish a user profile, retrieve...
Method and system for collaborative recording and compression
A data compression reduces redundancy over time using information from other frames and among different viewers. A personal compressed copy of content includes...
Scrambled digital data item
A method of decrypting a scrambled digital data item at a client is disclosed, the method including: receiving actual control messages at the client, wherein...
Communication in a virtual reality environment
A device may provide information for a virtual reality environment to a virtual reality device. The virtual reality device may be operated by a first party. The...
Systems, methods and computer readable media for persistent conversations are described. In some implementations, a method can include receiving a communication...
Method and system for using mesh control for video conferencing bridges
and cascading conferences
A videoconferencing system allows a distributed group of separately addressable multipoint controller signaling layer and multipoint controller application...
System and method for a hybrid topology media conferencing system
Examples hybrid topologies of a conferencing system are disclosed. An example of a hybrid topology may comprise a plurality of endpoints and a central entity....
Systems and methods for using equivalence classes to identify and manage
participants and resources in a...
Equivalence classes are used to determine how groups of call participants are distributed among remotely situated conference rooms. A roster of conference call...
Configuring output controls on a per-online identity and/or a per-online
A process includes receiving, from a user identity, instructions for output characteristics including one or more of audio characteristics for rendering or...
Transmission management system, transmission system, program, program
supply system, and maintenance system
A transmission management system that manages image communications among a plurality of transmission terminals capable of performing at least voice...
Information processing device and conference system
An information processing device includes an imaging unit configured to take an image; a first image processing unit configured to perform a first image process...
System and method for affinity based switching
An example method may include displaying first image data associated with a first participant on a first screen; comparing a first affinity associated with the...
Video conference system and display allocation method thereof
A display allocation method is disclosed herein. The display allocation method is applied to a display in a conference meeting and comprises the following...
System and method for providing enhanced audio in a video environment
A method is provided in one example and includes receiving audio data at a microphone array that includes a plurality of microphones. The microphone array is...
Broadcast receiving apparatus
An in-vehicle apparatus includes an FM radio tuner that receives FM broadcast waves of a reception frequency that is set; a FM radio controller; an LCD unit...
Hough transformation deinterlacing circuitry
Integrated circuits with interpolating circuitry for deinterlacing video data are provided. Each frame of video data may include a field of pixels from...
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, a...
Method and apparatus for synchronizing data streams containing audio,
video and/or other data
Several data streams contain video, audio and/or other data. Some of the data streams are pre-recorded in a multiplex on a storage medium while other data...
Method and system for video equalization
Video equalization including performing equalization such that a sequence of images have dynamic range (optionally other characteristics) that is constant to a...
A recording apparatus includes a generation unit configured to generate first moving image data and second moving image data corresponding to the first moving...
Integrated audio video signal processing system using centralized
processing of signals
Integrated processing of audio/video signals can eliminate unnecessary signal processors and converters without losing the functionality of typical home...
Method and apparatus to provide broadcasting program information on screen
of broadcast receiver
Disclosed is a method of providing broadcasting program information, the method including obtaining electronic program guide (EPG) information, extracting first...
Identifying ancillary information associated with an audio/video program
A system communicates video information including television content associated with a plurality of channels and ancillary information. Information may be...
Solid-state imaging apparatus including electrically connected substrates
A solid-state imaging apparatus includes a pixel unit which has a plurality of pixels disposed in a two-dimensional matrix shape, wherein each of the pixels...
Method for driving solid-state imaging device including starting/ending a
reset operation on pixels arranged in...
Provided is a method for driving a solid-state imaging device. The solid-state imaging device including pixels arranged in a two-dimensional array of m columns...
Systems, methods and apparatus for making and using eyeglasses with
adaptive lens driven by gaze distance and...
Described is an electro-optical apparatus and method for correcting myopia that includes at least one adaptive lens, a power source, and an eye tracker. The eye...
Solid-state image-pickup device, image-pickup device, and signal reading
A solid-state image pickup device according to one aspect of the present invention includes, but is not limited to: first and second substrates on which circuit...
Image processing methods for image sensors with phase detection pixels
An image sensor may include a pixel array having image pixels for capturing image data and phase detection pixels for gathering phase information during...
System, device, and method for obtaining an image of a person's skin
There is provided an imaging device including a lighting unit whose lighting directions to a subject are able to be switched, and a control unit that performs...