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Solid state imaging device having bias line providing fixing potential
A CMOS sensor has unit pixels each structured by a light receiving element and three transistors, to prevent against the phenomenon of saturation shading and...
Amplifier sharing technique for low power charge mode readout in CMOS
Presented herein are novel shared amplifier charge mode readout architectures for image sensors, for example, configured to process a pair of signals comprising...
Image sensors and image capturing apparatus including the same
Provided are an image sensor and an image capturing apparatus including the image sensor. The image sensor includes a pixel array including: multiple sensing...
Apparatus and method for detecting a defective pixel
An image pickup device without a light shielding device for blocking light received by a solid-state image pickup element, the image pickup device including: a...
Image processing apparatus, image capturing apparatus, and image
There is provided an image processing apparatus. A first correction unit sets each of a plurality of pixels included in an image as a target pixel in sequence,...
Image sensor sampled at non-uniform intervals
In an integrated-circuit image sensor, binary sample values are read out from an array of pixels after successive sampling intervals that collectively span an...
Reset-marking pixel sensor
A self-resetting pixel having a memory element to record occurrence of an asynchronous pixel reset and circuitry to enable the memory element to be digitally...
Multi-spectral photon converting imaging apparatus
A multi-spectral photon converting imaging apparatus and method are disclosed. A plurality of photons in a first received band and a plurality of photons in a...
Detecting febrile seizure with a thermal video camera
What is disclosed is a system and method for detecting febrile seizure using a thermal video camera. In one embodiment, a video is received comprising...
Image capturing apparatus
An image capturing apparatus includes an interval shooting section (51) that performs an interval shooting process, a lighten compositing section (54) that...
Imaging apparatus and control method of imaging apparatus
An imaging apparatus including an imaging unit that obtains a plurality of photographed images of different photographing conditions includes a setting unit...
Mobile device with operation for modifying visual perception
Embodiments disclosed herein are directed to a lighting system for modifying visual perception of an image. In one embodiment, the lighting system includes a...
Capturing a graphic information presentation
A process is disclosed for scanning a graphic medium scan target. An image of the scan target is captured over an exposure duration. An illumination of the scan...
Endoscopic image processing device, information storage device and image
The endoscopic image processing device includes an image acquisition section that acquires a normal observation image and a zoom observation image, the normal...
Display device, display method, and computer-readable recording medium
A display device includes an imaging unit configured to capture an image of an object and to generate image data of the object, a display unit configured to...
Mobile terminal and control method for the mobile terminal
An image display device including a body configured to be wearable on a specific portion of a human body; a camera coupled to the body and configured to capture...
Image capturing apparatus, method for controlling image capturing
apparatus, display control apparatus, and...
An image capturing apparatus includes an image capturing unit, a recording control unit configured to perform control to record an image captured by the image...
Misregistration correction using non-pinhole camera model and non-linear
A method of misregistration correction in a line scanning imaging system includes: generating a model of scan motion over a focal plane of the imaging system,...
Terminal device and line of sight detection method
A terminal device includes, a processor; and a memory which stores a plurality of instructions, which when executed by the processor, cause the processor to...
Electronic apparatus and method for main processor and image processor
An electronic apparatus and a method of controlling the same are described. A method of controlling an electronic apparatus having a main processor and an image...
Power supply device having boosting circuit and boosting control
applicable to electronic devices
A power supply device includes a first load circuit that operates by a first voltage; a second load circuit that operates by a second voltage higher than the...
An imager contains an image sensor with laterally varying spectral response. The imager is scanned over a scene or object to form a spectral image. The spectral...
Enabling manually triggered multiple field of view image capture within a
surround image mode for multi-lens...
A user activation of an image capture function of a mobile device is received. The image capture function is for a surround image mode. Two or more camera...
Image processing apparatus, image capturing apparatus, image processing
method, and storage medium
Conventionally, on a subject in which range, refocus can be performed at the time of image capturing or at the time of editing an image is not specified...
Array cameras and array camera modules including spectral filters disposed
outside of a constituent image sensor
Systems and methods in accordance with embodiments of the invention implement array cameras and array camera modules that have spectral filters disposed outside...
Target-less auto-alignment of image sensors in a multi-camera system
A pair of cameras having an overlapping field of view is aligned based on images captured by image sensors of the pair of cameras. A pixel shift is identified...
Method and apparatus for detecting obstacle based on monocular camera
Method and apparatus for detecting obstacle based on monocular camera are provided. The method includes: obtaining a target frame image and its adjacent frame...
Image processing apparatus for reconstructing an image, image pickup
apparatus, image processing method, and...
An image processing apparatus generates an output image using an input image including object space information, the image processing apparatus includes a...
Apparatus and method for forming new images by determining stylistic
settings of existing images
Apparatus and method are provided. The apparatus includes at least one processor and a memory. The solution includes determining settings of one or more images...
Fingerprint enrollment using elongated fingerprint sensor
The present invention relates to a method of enrolling a fingerprint of a user's finger, by means of an elongated fingerprint sensor having a sensing area being...
Image capturing control apparatus, image capturing control method, and
An information processing system that detects that a first user input is received at a user interface corresponding to a display configured to display an image...
Focus detection apparatus, control method for the same, and image capture
Signals of pixels are acquired from an image sensor in which a first pixel, a second pixel, and an imaging pixel are arranged, the first pixel receiving light...
Quick automatic focusing method and image acquisition apparatus
A method that includes: detecting, by the image acquisition apparatus, image data of a photographed subject in the case of current photographing parameters,...
Method and apparatus for focusing on subject in digital image processing
An method and apparatus focus on a subject in a digital image processing device, the apparatus including a digital signal processor (DSP) for focusing on a...
Data management in a linear-array-based microscope slide scanner
Systems and methods for capturing image data using a line scan camera. In an embodiment, a line scan camera captures image data of a sample as a plurality of...
Electronic device and method for controlling flash
A method for controlling a flash of an electronic device by detecting an illumination intensity and a color temperature of a current environment from a RGB...
Electronic device flash shutter
An electronic device may have a camera module for acquiring still and video digital images of a subject. A light source such as a light-emitting diode may serve...
Apparatus and method for compressive imaging and sensing through
multiplexed modulation via spinning disks
Compressive imaging apparatus employing multiple modulators in various optical schemes to generate the modulation patterns before the signal is recorded at a...
Optical member conveying device
An optical member conveying device (90) of an embodiment of the present invention includes: a small LED illumination device (13) which (i) is included in a lens...
Multiple photosites pixel architecture
An image sensor pixel may include an array of four photosites, a transverse isolator wall separating the array in two rows of two photosites, and a longitudinal...
Cable storage drum with moveable CCU docking apparatus
Embodiments of video inspection systems with moveably dockable CCUs are disclosed. In one embodiment a video inspection system includes a frame element, a...
Camera system with a square-profile camera
A camera system including a camera with a front face and a rear face each having a substantially square cross-section. The front face includes a camera lens...
Fixed view magnetic camera
At least one aspect of present disclosure is directed towards a camera that includes a magnetic base and a removable main camera unit. The removable main camera...
Camera for mounting
A camera includes a housing, a digital video recorder, a camera lens, buttons, at least one port, a battery compartment, a holder for a removable storage...
Method for operating a camera in a covered state, camera for a motor
vehicle and motor vehicle
The invention relates to a method for operating a camera (3, 4) of a motor vehicle (1), wherein a cover (10, 11) is moved between an operating position, in...
Color management system
Management of color of image files in digital devices is described. A color management system can extract metadata from an image file based on a type of the...
Reference color selection device, color correction device, and reference
color selection method
A reference color selection device includes a determination unit that compares a first and second magnitudes of a first second candidate colors with respect...
Inverse halftoning using inverse projection of predicted errors for
In systems and methods, an original image was previously converted to a lower bit count per pixel. The resulting image included pixel error based on the lower...
Image forming apparatus and image forming method
An image forming apparatus includes: a light source; and a light source control unit that supplies a pulse drive current according to image data to the light...
Adjusting digital images for parallax
Adjusting digital images for parallax includes receiving (401) a digital image of an object on a platform from a camera positioned over the platform and...