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Method, apparatus, and system providing an imager with pixels having
extended dynamic range
The dynamic range of a pixel is increased by using selective photosensor resets during a frame time of image capture at a timing depending on the light...
Digital camera for capturing spectral and spatial information
The following description is directed to systems and methods for digital cameras. In one embodiment, a camera can comprise an optical system, a sensor array, a...
Image processing apparatus and method in which first and second images are
combined in a weighted manner based...
A first image captured using a first exposure and a second image captured using a second exposure higher than the first exposure are obtained. A third image...
Method and/or apparatus for implementing high dynamic range image
processing in a video processing system
An apparatus comprising a scaling circuit, a luma circuit and a blending circuit. The scaling circuit may generate a plurality of scaled frames in response to a...
Camera having a light correction unit to correct the light quantity of
abnormal pixels and an image processing...
A spectroscopic analyzing apparatus includes a light source unit that applies light to an imaging object, an imaging unit that acquires an image by imaging the...
Photographing unit, cooperative photographing method, and recording medium
having recorded program
A photographing unit includes an image pickup portion which outputs a first image pickup image obtained through photographing of an object, a display control...
Electronic apparatus and adjustment method thereof
Electronic apparatuses and adjustment methods thereof are provided. The electronic apparatus includes an input interface and a processor. The input interface is...
Image capturing apparatus, image capturing method, storage medium, and
device control system for controlling...
An image capturing apparatus includes a light source to emit first light to a light translucent member, an image sensor to capture an adhering detection frame...
Image pickup element, imaging device, and imaging method
In order to improve imaging performance, an imaging apparatus is provided to include an image capturing unit configured to detect incident light and generate a...
Line-of-sight detection apparatus and image capturing apparatus
A line-of-sight detection apparatus is configured to calculate a mean luminance value in an eye area of a face image, determine that an object is a person whose...
Image pickup apparatus
An image pickup apparatus includes: an optics system that forms an optical image of a subject on an imaging surface; a variable magnification lens that is part...
Whiteboard activity noise detection system for immersive telepresence
In one embodiment, a method includes obtaining a first signal from a first microphone, and determining when the first signal is indicative of activity on a...
Imaging device and imaging method
An imaging device, capable of shooting a combined photograph that is a single image made up of a plurality of images, and capable of live view display,...
Optical apparatus with image shake correction and control method
An image pickup apparatus includes a shake detecting unit configured to detect a shake of the image pickup apparatus; and a first optical correcting unit and a...
Image capturing device and exposure time adjusting method thereof
The present invention discloses an image capturing device and an exposure time adjusting method thereof. The image capturing device comprises an image capturing...
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...
Communication system and camera system
The present disclosure provides a communication system which can shorten a data transfer time by realizing transmission and reception of data using two...
Battery-operable electronic apparatus and method for controlling the same
that effectively use information on...
An electronic apparatus generates authentication data including information representing a time when authentication processing for identifying whether or not a...
Digital photographing apparatus and method of controlling the same
A digital photographing apparatus having low power consumption includes a lens unit, an encoder sensor configured to detect a rotational state of the lens unit,...
Image stabilization related methods and apparatus
Methods and apparatus for processing images captured by a camera device including multiple optical chains, e.g., camera modules, are described. Three, 4, 5 or...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
An image processing apparatus comprises: first and second image capturing units with wide angle lenses which capture at least partly overlapping images; a...
Image forming apparatus image forming method and image sensor
An exemplary image forming apparatus according to the present disclosure includes: a light source which irradiates an object with light and of which the...
Three-axis OIS for super-resolution imaging
Systems and methods are provided for super-resolution imaging using 3-axis OIS. A super-resolution image may be created by enabling optical image stabilization...
Array camera configurations incorporating multiple constituent array
Systems and methods for implementing array camera configurations that include a plurality of constituent array cameras, where each constituent array camera...
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...
Digital image signal processing method, medium for recording the method,
and digital image signal processing...
Provided is a digital image signal processing method, a recording medium for recording the method, and a digital image signal processing apparatus, in which a...
Display of video information
A method comprising receiving information indicative of an object sharing input, receiving video information from a camera module that is configured to have a...
System and/or method to reduce a time to a target image capture in a
An apparatus comprising a sensor, a motion detector, a memory and a processor. The sensor may be configured to capture a first image. The motion detector may be...
Method, apparatus and computer program for selecting images
The present disclosure relates to method, apparatus and computer program selecting captured images. According to an example, a method comprises causing, at...
An imaging apparatus generates a GUI screen image for operating the imaging apparatus. A controller controls the generation of the GUI screen image upon...
Image processing apparatus, image sensing apparatus, control method, and
For obtained raw moving image data, an image processing apparatus decides a focal distance at which a specific subject is focused on. The respective pixels of...
Auto focus control of image capturing apparatus
An image capturing apparatus includes: a system selector configured to select either one of a focus control of a contrast system in which a wobbling motion is...
Imaging apparatus, imaging method, and focus control apparatus
A focus control apparatus reduces the degree of out-of-focus of an image of an intense point light source during zooming in contrast-based autofocus control. A...
Auto-focusing system and method
An auto-focusing method includes dividing an image into a plurality of blocks, performing discrete cosine transform (DCT) on image data of the plurality of...
Image capturing apparatus and control method thereof
In an image capturing apparatus comprising an image sensor has focus detection pixels and image forming pixels, a calculation unit calculates first and second...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, image pickup
apparatus, and display device
An image processing apparatus generates a plurality of parallactic images having a relationship that the magnitude of an amount of image shift between...
Autofocus camera for adjusting tilt in the optical axis of a lens, 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...
Imaging operation terminal, imaging system, software extraction method,
and computer-readable device
An imaging operation terminal includes: a storage section which stores software identification information for identifying imaging and editing software which...
Computer display vanity lighting
A video camera is arranged to capture images of a user of the display. Vanity lights are arranged to produce vanity lighting that lights up the user of the...
Flash photograph limited field blocker
An intruding flash is detected by a light detector in a plastic case that may be mounted adjacent to a license plate or window which is made safe from the...
Camera modules with inertial sensors
A camera module includes an actuator that is coupled to one or more lenses of an optical train configured to move relative to an image sensor to provide...
Array cameras incorporating independently aligned lens stacks
Array cameras, and array camera modules incorporating independently aligned lens stacks are disclosed. Processes for manufacturing array camera modules...
Handheld electronic magnifier having a multi-orientation handle
A handheld electronic magnifier for providing a magnified representation of an object is provided. The magnifier includes a casing having a camera face and an...
Mouth-locatable camera mount
A mount for a video recorder set which is supported by the user's mouth.
Vehicle CCTV camera apparatus
In a vehicle closed-circuit television (CCTV) camera apparatus mounted on a vehicle to capture images of internal and external surroundings thereof and to...
Modular camera core and modular camera expansion system
A modular camera expansion system for a modular camera capable of capturing digital video, audio, and photograph data, the modular camera expansion system...
Imaging apparatus and image forming apparatus having continuous pores in
three dimensions in porous body
An imaging apparatus for imaging a subject image from a lens on an imaging element through an optical filter has a porous body having pores which three...
Apparatus, method and video decoder for reconstructing occlusion region
A method of processing image data includes detecting a contour between an occlusion region and a non-occlusion region in a motion vector field of input video,...
System and method for tying audio and video watermarks of live and
recorded events for simulcasting alternative...
An alternative content system receives a primary content data stream and a secondary content data stream associated with an event. The alternative content...
Preserving synchronized playout of auxiliary audio transmission
In one method embodiment, providing a multiplex of compressed versions of a first video stream and a first audio stream, each corresponding to an audiovisual...