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Image processing apparatus and image processing method
A first region that includes a target pixel and extends in a first direction, and multiple regions and that are obtained by shifting the first region by a...
Noise reduction device for reducing noise in image using blackout image,
electronic camera, program, and method
The noise reduction device includes an image storage unit, a blackout image processing unit, and a noise processing unit. The image storage unit captures image...
Analog-to-digital converter and CMOS image sensor including the same
A CMOS image sensor includes an active pixel array suitable for generating an active pixel signal, a dummy pixel array suitable for generating a dummy pixel...
Device for picture taking in low light and connectable to a mobile
telephone type device
A picture taking device includes a sensor of resolution higher than thirteen megapixels and an objective lens open at minimum to f/2.0 for at least one focal...
Photoelectric conversion apparatus and imaging system using the same
Provided is a photoelectric conversion apparatus including: a pixel array having pixels arranged in matrix; a pixel output line provided according to each...
Imaging systems and methods for generating binned high-dynamic-range
Electronic devices may include image sensors that capture interleaved images having rows of long-exposure pixel values interleaved with rows of short-exposure...
Pixel structure and reset scheme
An image sensor that includes a pixel array with image pixels with conditional reset circuitry. The pixels can be reset by a combination of row select and...
Infrared sensor amplification techniques for thermal imaging
Thermal imaging devices, systems, and methods are provided with IR sensor amplification techniques that in some cases provide a gain transfer function having at...
Video recording assembly
A video recording assembly includes a cart that may be positioned on a support surface. A plurality of wheels is coupled to the cart. A track may be positioned...
Signal input switching circuit, method of controlling signal input
switching circuit, and display device
A signal input switching circuit (19) that reduces the occurrence of malfunctions arising due to crosstalk between switch circuits has a plurality of input...
Image processing device, display device, image processing method, and
computer-readable recording medium
An image processing device includes: a determination unit that determines, based on a plurality of pieces of image data which is generated by continuously...
Method for applying multi-layered film grain and texture mapping to a
digital video image
A method for processing digital video to have grain corresponding to a motion picture film, the method having the steps of: receiving a plurality of different...
Systems and methods for processing composite video signals
System and methods are provided for processing composite video signals. The system includes: a clock synthesizer configured to generate a line lock clock...
Method, server, and terminal for conducting a video conference
A method for conducting a video conference, said method comprising: visualizing representations of a plurality of conference participants on a display of a...
Device and method for multimedia communications with picture orientation
Systems, devices, and methods for capturing and displaying picture data including picture orientation information are described. In one innovative aspect, a...
Photography studio arrangement
Disclosed are various embodiments of a studio arrangement and a method of capturing images and/or video. One embodiment of the disclosure includes a key light...
Adaptive image acquisition for multiframe reconstruction
Multiframe reconstruction combines a set of acquired images into a reconstructed image. Here, which images to acquire are selected based at least in part on the...
Control device, control method, and control system with multiple dynamic
There is provided a control device including a setting unit configured to set a first control value used for performing exposure control of a first pixel group...
Method, lens assembly and camera for reducing stray light
The present invention relates to a method (300) for reducing stray light in an output image of a scene, said method comprising; providing (301) a camera (100)...
Lighting system and method for image and object enhancement
A novel lighting system includes an image capture device, an image processor, and an image projector. In a particular embodiment, the image capture device...
Method for controlling exposure level of frame in image sensor, computer
readable recording media for...
A method for controlling a frame exposure level, comprising: (a) determining a second integration time for the pixel array via a desired exposure level, and...
Exposure control apparatus, image capturing apparatus and method of
There is provided an exposure control apparatus including a photometry amount acquisition unit for acquiring a measured light amount as a photometry amount; a...
Dual sensor camera
A dual sensor camera that uses two aligned sensors each having a separate lens of different focal length but the same f-number. The wider FOV image from one...
Methodology for generating high fidelity digital zoom for mobile phone
A mobile device includes an embedded digital camera that is configured to capture a burst of N images. The mobile device includes processing circuitry...
Image capture control apparatus, method of limiting control range of image
capture direction, and storage medium
An image capture control apparatus for controlling the image capture direction of an image capture unit limits the control range of the image capture direction...
Image pickup apparatus having touch panel, image processing method, and
An image pickup apparatus in which drawing information can be input from a touch panel by a photographer and a display unit is rotatable between a reverse...
Photographing apparatus and photographing method for displaying combined
avatar and map information related to...
A digital camera includes: a display section displaying a photographing image obtained by photographing a subject; a signal processing and control section...
Terminal device and image capturing method
An information processing apparatus that acquires image data captured by an image capturing device; performs an analysis on the image data prior to cropping the...
Device and method for removing distortion
Provided are a device and method for removing distortion in a photographed image. The method includes estimating a parameter set indicative of an amount of...
Optical image stabilizing device
An optical image stabilizing device is to be formed on a substrate, and includes an outer frame, an image sensor module, and an actuating module. The outer...
Optical image stabilization calibration
In some embodiments, a camera actuator module includes a linear actuator motor for moving a lens assembly, a position sensor coupled to the lens assembly, a...
Camera module having a moving frame
A camera module includes a lens barrel including at least one lens group; a moving frame that includes the lens barrel and moves in an optical axis direction...
Enabling image stabilization for a panoramic camera with multiple fixed
An accelerometer within fixed lenses of a 360 degree camera can be polled for a first sensor reading for a motion data. The data can be changes in a magnitude...
Compression and decoding of single sensor color image data
A method is described to greatly improve the efficiency of and reduce the complexity of image compression when using single-sensor color imagers for video...
Systems and methods for combined staring and scanning focal plane arrays
A combined scanning and staring (SCARING) focal plane array (FPA) imaging system having a plurality of modes of operation is provided. In one example, the...
Electronic apparatus and control method thereof
An electronic apparatus comprises a certification unit configured to certificate a mounted battery, and a control unit configured to perform control such that,...
Apparatus and method for capturing panoramic images and motion
An imaging system comprising a panoramic visual image display, an associated directional sound playback device, and an associated motion reproduction device is...
Real time feature extraction
A computer-implemented method for method for detecting features in an image. The method includes receiving first and second images at one or more processors....
Method and apparatus for distributed image processing in cameras for
minimizing artifacts in stitched images
A method for coordinated adjustment of a first image captured by a first camera and a second image captured by a second camera includes determining a first set...
Image forming apparatus, image forming method and image sensor
An exemplary image forming apparatus includes: an illumination system which sequentially emits illuminating light beams from multiple different irradiation...
Image-processing apparatus and image-processing method for generating a
virtual angle of view
An image-processing apparatus obtains first image data having a first angle of view and second image data having a second angle of view smaller than the first...
Transformation of images with filters
A method, computer program product, and system is described. An aspect of an image is identified. One or more other images are identified based upon, at least...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and imaging apparatus
The present technique has a face detection unit configured to detect a face region which is determined as a face in an image, a position specifying unit...
Display control apparatus and display control method
A display control apparatus includes: a detection unit to detect touch operations; a display control unit to effect control such that a portion of an image is...
Information processing device and storage medium
There is provided an information processing device including a storage control unit that causes shooting parameters to be stored, a change instruction unit that...
Device and method for making measurements
An information-presentation device (100) contains a viewing screen (108) and an image-gathering component (106). The viewing screen presents first and second...
Focus adjustment apparatus, focus adjustment method and program, and
A focus detection apparatus has an obtaining unit for obtaining a first image signal corresponding to object light passing through a first pupil area of a...
Electronic device and focus adjustment method thereof
An electronic device and a focus adjustment method thereof are provided. The electronic device and the focus adjustment method thereof pre-process the image...
Camera operation terminal, camera, imaging system, imaging method, and
A display control section causes a display section to display an image corresponding to imaging data generated by an imaging element before the wireless...
Automatic tracking control apparatus for camera apparatus and automatic
tracking camera system having same
An automatic tracking control apparatus for a camera apparatus having a panning or tilting function, comprising an object recognition unit to recognize an...