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Method for detecting rotation angle of remote controller in television
system and television system
There is provided a method for detecting a rotation angle of a remote controller(21) in a television system(30,40) in order to realize a detection for the...
Auto-pairing control device
A host device, such as a television, automatically pairs with target devices, such as remote controls. There may be multiple host devices, and the host devices...
Article of clothing
An article of clothing has at least one element of clothing wearable by a user, and a recording camera constructed to operate wirelessly associated with the...
Radiation image capturing apparatus and method of driving the same
A radiation image capturing apparatus, comprising a sensor configured to monitor an irradiating dose of radiation, a switch configured output a sensor signal...
Solid-state imaging apparatus with plural column circuits arranged
separately in upper and lower positions and...
A solid-state imaging apparatus of this invention includes a plurality of pixels arranged in a matrix and configured to generate signals by photoelectric...
Image sensors for generating floating point numbers
An image sensor may include an array of image sensor pixels arranged in rows and columns. Each image pixel arranged along a given column may be coupled to...
Image sensors with column memory repair circuitry
An image sensor may include an array of image pixels arranged in rows and columns. Each image pixel arranged along a column may be coupled to a pixel column...
Solid-state image sensor
A solid-state image sensor comprising a pixel array in which a plurality of pixels are arrayed in a matrix having a plurality of rows and a plurality of...
System, method, and product for imaging probe arrays with small feature
An embodiment of a method for resolving features on a probe array is described that, comprises acquiring a plurality of micro-shifted images of a region of a...
Solid-state image sensor and camera system
Provided is a solid-state image sensor including a pixel array portion formed from a two-dimensional array of ordinary imaging pixels each having a...
Photoelectric conversion device and image-pickup apparatus
In a photoelectric conversion device, groups of unit pixels are arranged in a well, where each of the unit pixels includes photoelectric conversion elements, an...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method, and program
An apparatus for and a method of executing noise reduction processing and defect compensation processing on an image in an RGBW arrangement are provided. In...
Fixed pattern noise correction with compressed gain and offset
A method of pixel correction is disclosed. The method generally includes the steps of (A) calibrating a per-pixel correction model of a sensor at a plurality of...
Solid-state imaging element having image signal overflow path
Since the great number of elements constituting a unit pixel having an amplification function would hinder reduction of pixel size, unit pixel n,m arranged in a...
Solid-state image sensor and image pickup apparatus including the same
A solid-state image sensor includes pixels each including first and second photoelectric conversion portions provided in a substrate, the second photoelectric...
Imaging systems with phase detection pixels
An image sensor may include phase detection pixels that receive and convert incident light into pixel signals. Processing circuitry may use pixel signals from...
Near-infrared cut filter and solid-state imaging device
There are provided a near-infrared cut filter that effectively uses near-infrared absorbing glass and a near-infrared absorbing dye and is excellent in a...
Features such as titles, transitions, and/or effects which vary according
A software program for creating features for use with a plurality of media objects in a sequence. The program comprises a feature component specifying a feature...
Methods and systems for adjusting sensor viewpoint to a virtual viewpoint
Example methods and systems for adjusting sensor viewpoint to a virtual viewpoint are provided. An example method may involve receiving data from a first...
Selective image and object enhancement to aid viewer enjoyment of program
A system and method is provided for enhancement of an object in a video frame, where the method includes recognizing and locating an object within an image...
System for determining a lens position
A system for determining lens position includes a first sensor component disposed on a stationary housing of a camera. A second sensor component is disposed on...
Camera controller device
A camera controller device of the present technique includes a switching operation unit for switching a camera to be controlled, an adjuster for adjusting...
Dynamic rearview mirror adaptive dimming overlay through scene brightness
A vehicle imaging system includes an image capture device capturing an image exterior of a vehicle. The captured image includes at least a portion of a sky...
Wideband ambient light rejection
Optical apparatus includes an image sensor and objective optics, which are configured to collect and focus optical radiation over a range of wavelengths along a...
Image processing apparatus capable of generating composite video image,
control method therefor, and storage...
An image processing apparatus capable of obtaining a sufficient HDR effect while keeping smoothness of an appearance of a video image in an HDR composition...
Device, method, and computer readable medium for area identification using
motion from a projected pattern
An area identifying device includes a projecting unit, an image capturing unit, a calculating unit, and an identifying unit. The projecting unit is configured...
Digital zoom methods and systems
In some cases, conventional digital zoom techniques can lead to poor quality images. Disclosed are systems and methods for improving the quality of images...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method for displaying a
focused portion with emphasis on an image
There is provided an image processing apparatus including a focused area judgment unit that judges a focused area in target image data, a distribution...
Optical device capable of selecting focus detection point, method of
controlling the same, and storage medium
An optical device capable of selecting a focus detection point from a plurality of focus detection points for focus detection, such that the selection is...
Image capturing apparatus capable of capturing panoramic image
A digital camera includes an image capturing unit, an image composition unit, and a display control unit. The image capturing unit captures frames at...
Systems and methods for synthesizing high resolution images using image
deconvolution based on motion and depth...
Systems and methods for synthesizing high resolution images using image deconvolution and depth information in accordance embodiments of the invention are...
Image processing apparatus, image capturing apparatus, control method, and
An image processing apparatus obtains an image signal, which is captured by an image capturing apparatus, and in which respective pixels correspond to light...
Method of reproducing multiple shutter sound and electric device thereof
A method and electronic device reproducing a multiple shutter sound that reproduces a same shutter sound or a series of different shutter sounds during the...
Communication apparatus, control method therefor, and program
A control method for a communication apparatus includes communicating with an external device using a communication application including a first program for...
Feature detection in image capture
A feature detection process includes identifying an approximate location of a feature in a preliminary image. A gradient phase map of image pixel intensities...
Method for control of camera module based on physiological signal
A control method of an electronic device is disclosed. The method includes receiving an input signal including a physiological signal of a subject to be...
Image processing apparatus, image capture device, and computer program
An image processing apparatus according to the present disclosure includes: an image processor configured to generate movie data based on image capturing data...
Camera tap switch
Various embodiments provide a wearable camera that can be worn by a user. The wearable camera includes an accelerometer that can be used to detect camera...
System and method for controlling a tracking autofocus (TAF) sensor in a
machine vision inspection system
A method is provided for controlling a Tracking AutoFocus (TAF) portion of a machine vision inspection system including an imaging portion, a movable workpiece...
Image pickup apparatus and method for operating image pickup apparatus
An image pickup apparatus is provided with: an objective optical system; an image pickup device; a contrast AF section adjusting a focus so that a peak value of...
Focus detecting apparatus, lens apparatus including the same, image pickup
apparatus, and method of detecting...
A focus detector, which detects a defocus amount from a displacement amount between images formed by a pair of light beams split from an image pickup system so...
Focus control apparatus and method
A focus control apparatus that achieves a focused state even when a subject is a point light source includes a contrast signal generator that divides a captured...
Robust layered light-field rendering
According to various embodiments, the system and method disclosed herein process light-field image data so as to prevent, mitigate, and/or remove artifacts...
System and method for setting focus of digital image based on social
The present disclosure provides a system and method of setting the focus of a digital image based on social relationship. In accordance with embodiments of the...
Image pickup apparatus, image pickup system, signal processing apparatus,
and non-transitory computer-readable...
An image pickup apparatus includes an image pickup element including a plurality of focus detection pixels configured to generate a pair of image signals based...
Fast image sensor for body protection gear or equipment
An image sensor for body protection gear and equipment for monitoring and detection of impacts from surrounding object. The image sensor comprises multiple...
Interactive imaging system and remote controller applied thereto
An interactive imaging system includes an image system and a remote controller. The image system includes at least one reference beacon, a receiving unit and a...
Remote control unit for an objective and for a camera
A remote control unit for an objective and a camera comprises a base part, an operating element movable relative to the base part, an evaluation and control...
Reduced height camera modules
Electronic devices may include camera modules. A camera module may include an anamorphic lens and an image sensor having an array of asymmetrical image pixels....
Device having a camera unit
The invention relates to a device, comprising a camera unit, which is used to record images of the exterior area of a motor vehicle, and a cover element, which...