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Video stitching system and method
A method and computing system for receiving a first video file containing a first plurality of video frames. A second video file containing a second plurality...
Automatic image alignment in video conferencing
In one implementation, at least two images are captured from a respective at least two cameras of a telepresence system. The at least two cameras have...
Automatic insertion of video into a photo story
Various embodiments provide a capture device, e.g., a camera, that is configured to have multiple capture modes including an image capture mode and a video...
Methods and apparatus for high speed camera
In exemplary implementations of this invention, a camera can capture multiple millions of frames per second, such that each frame is 2D image, rather than a...
Image signal processor that reduces a flicker component of an image signal
depending on a level change between...
Provided is an image signal processor, including: an integrator configured to integrate each frame of an image signal; a first flicker corrector configured to...
Imaging apparatus, information processing device, image pickup method, and
An imaging apparatus comprises: an image pickup element including a two-dimensional array of a plurality of photoelectric conversion elements, for outputting an...
Image pickup apparatus
A first control unit (172), which controls the timing at which a first image pickup unit (110) starts exposure, obtains a second difference (.DELTA.t2) by...
Electronic device and control method of the same
An electronic device and a method of controlling an operation thereof are provided. The method includes acquiring image data using an image sensor comprising a...
Method and apparatus for correcting multi-exposure motion image
A method and an apparatus for correcting a multi-exposure motion image are disclosed, where the method includes determining a luminance mapping function, where...
Zoom related methods and apparatus
Methods and apparatus for performing zoom in and zoom out operations are described using multiple optical chains in a camera device. At least one optical chain...
Image acquisition and management using a reference image
A reference image of one or more objects is displayed on the display of a mobile device in a manner that allows a user of the mobile device to simultaneously...
Imaging apparatus and capture assist mark usage control method
Multiple capture assist marks (markers for capture assistance) to be synthesized with video captured by a camera unit 10 is generated by an OSD unit 20 through...
Photographing apparatus and photographing control system with low-pass
In a photographing apparatus and a photographing control system which drive an image sensor (moving member) to obtain an optical low-pass filter effect, an...
Lens moving unit and camera module having the same
A lens moving unit for a camera module is disclosed. The lens moving unit includes a first lens moving unit, a second lens moving unit, and a cover member to...
System and method for imaging device motion compensation
Generally discussed herein are systems, apparatuses, and methods for. In one or more embodiments, a method can include recording imaging device external...
Image processing apparatus
An image processing apparatus includes an imaging unit which outputs an imaging result as a time-series image and an image correction unit, to which the...
Video stabilisation with deblurring
Methods of processing a frame in a video sequence of digital images are provided. The methods include determining a global motion vector for the frame relative...
Motion sensor assisted rate control for video encoding
The system and methods for motion sensor assisted rate control for video encoding are provided. An apparatus for encoding video content comprises a sensor and...
Camera array including camera modules
The disclosure includes a camera array comprising camera modules, the camera modules comprising a master camera that includes a processor, a memory, a sensor, a...
System and methods for video image processing
Certain embodiments of the present invention include a system and methods for providing a video image display technology with separate video perspective...
Imaging apparatus and method for controlling the imaging apparatus
An imaging apparatus includes an imaging element, a reading scheme setting unit, and an image processing unit. A phase-difference detecting pixel for detecting...
Photographing starting apparatus and method for built-in camera of
portable data processing device
A photography initiation apparatus and method for a built-in camera of a portable data processing device includes creating a shortcut icon for starting a...
Image pickup apparatus, solid-state image pickup device, and image pickup
A solid-state image pickup device including a lens, a first light receiving element, a second light receiving element, and an element separation area. The first...
Video recording device and associated video recording method
A video recording device and an associated video recording method are provided. The video recording device includes a main capturing module, a supplementary...
Handheld magnifier camera with variable focus distance
Disclosed is a magnifier for use by blind or low vision users. The magnifier includes a camera, such as a CMOS image sensor, that displays enlarged images upon...
Depth-segmenting peak tracking autofocus
An apparatus, method, and computer readable medium related to autofocusing a camera lens system. An initial image is captured at a first lens position and focus...
Focus detection device and image-capturing apparatus
A focus detection device includes: an image sensor that includes a plurality of focus detection pixel rows, each having a plurality of focus detection pixels...
Focus adjusting apparatus, camera system, and focus adjusting method
Lh indicates the amount of image-surface movement of a photographic subject; Ls, a scan driving range; Lps, a scan driving range required to detect a peak; Li,...
Image sensor with in-pixel depth sensing
An imaging area in an image sensor includes a plurality of photo detectors. A light shield is disposed over a portion of two photo detectors to partially block...
Image capturing apparatus comprising focus detection, and method for
controlling the same
An image capturing apparatus comprises: a focus detection unit to obtain an in-focus position for each preset focus detection area; a setting unit to set an...
Processing apparatus, processing method, and program
There is provided a processing apparatus including a focus control unit configured to perform a reliability determination for determining a reliability of phase...
Image recording apparatus and image reproducing apparatus
An image recording unit obtains image data which is obtained by a photographing operation, and can reconstruct a refocus image, and photographing information,...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, image pickup
apparatus, method of controlling image pickup...
An image processing method is capable of performing a reconstruction for an input image so as to generate a plurality of output images having a plurality of...
Focus detecting apparatus
A focus detecting apparatus includes: a lens; a light-transmitting unit; a light-receiving unit; and an optical film that transmits a beam of light passing...
Image capturing apparatus including an image sensor that has pixels for
detecting a phase difference and...
An image capturing apparatus that uses an image sensor having pixels for capturing an image and pixels for detecting a phase difference. If, in the case where...
Remote camera user interface
At an electronic device with a touch-sensitive display, a remote camera control user interface may be displayed. In some examples, a user may provide input...
Image reception device, image capture device, image capture system, image
reception method, and non-transitory...
An image reception device includes a storage module that associates and stores first identification information which is used for identifying an image capture...
Vision sensors, systems, and methods
A single chip vision sensor of an embodiment includes a pixel array and one or more circuits. The one or more circuits are configured to search an image for one...
Methods and apparatus for demultiplexing illumination
In illustrative implementations of this invention, an imaging system includes multiple light sources that illuminate a scene, and also includes a lock-in time...
Disclosed herein is an imaging lens suitable for a camera module using a high resolution imaging sensor, decreasing a flare phenomenon and reducing the...
Portable optical instrument and image pickup apparatus
The invention provides a portable optical instrument including: a body portion to which a lens barrel which holds a lens is fixed; a pop-up light emitting unit...
Camera for vehicle vision system
A vehicular camera includes a lens, a printed circuit board and an imager. The lens has a plurality of optical element and is disposed at a lens holder. The...
PCB-mountable lens adapter for a PCB-mountable camera module
A PCB-mountable lens adapter includes an adapter lens for being a component of an imaging system that has a second field of view different from the first field...
Array camera shutter
The present invention relates to a shutter blade arrangement (134) for an array camera (100) comprising an array (130) of lenses (131). The shutter blade...
Drive unit for image capturing device and control method thereof
Drive unit that consists of two or more strings that are with one end attached to a shaft of a driving motor, and with the other end directly or indirectly...
The present invention provides a display device which has a display unit on a main body, comprising a cover member that can be deformed into a first shape for...
Spring-loaded mounting housing for a camera
A mounting housing for a camera includes a surface contacting member and a sliding member that is slidable within an interior conduit within the surface...
System for capturing a document in an image signal
Devices, methods, and software are disclosed for capturing a frame of image data having a representation of a feature. In an illustrative embodiment, a device...
Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same, and electronic
A semiconductor device is provided as a back-illuminated solid-state imaging device. The device is manufactured by bonding a first semiconductor wafer with a...
Image processing apparatus, image adjustment system, image processing
method, and recording medium
An image processing apparatus includes a type acquiring unit that acquires type information indicating a type of a display apparatus, an image selecting unit...