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Methods, systems and program products for managing resource distribution
among a plurality of server applications
A videoconference system in which a plurality of users communicate video and audio data to each other, the system including at least two conference servers each...
Method for generating an immersive video of a plurality of persons
A method for interfacing a plurality of videoconferencing client devices the method comprising, in a computer server (5) connected to a client ...
Importing of information in a computing system
A method and system for importing information in a computing system. An information content is displayed on one or more respective screens in corresponding...
Reception apparatus, reception method, and program thereof, image
capturing apparatus, image capturing method,...
A reception apparatus configured to receive content data including a plurality of pieces of segment data includes a metadata reception unit configured to...
Enhanced video interaction for a user interface of a telepresence network
A telepresence device may relay video, audio, and/or measurement data to a user operating a control device. A user interface may permit the user to quickly view...
Communication systems, communication devices, and related methods for
routing calls between communication...
A group routing server, communication devices, and related methods are described. The group routing server may comprise a processor operably coupled with...
Ad hoc endpoint device association for multimedia conferencing
A system for ad hoc endpoint device association for multimedia conferencing may include one or more processors and memory. The one or more processors may...
Systems and methods for interpolating frames of a video
Interpolating frames of a video may provide a technique for one or more of frame rate conversion, temporal upsampling for generating slow motion video, image...
System and method for fine-grained control of privacy from image and video
A system and method for fine-grained privacy control of image and video recordings uses a model-based approach to solve privacy issues. The method includes...
Media content watch list systems and methods
Exemplary media content watch list systems and methods are disclosed. An exemplary method includes a media content watch list subsystem maintaining media...
Portable terminal and computer readable storage medium
A portable terminal and a computer readable storage medium are described. According to one implementation, a portable terminal includes, a storage section, an...
Feature activation on occurrence of an event
A cable provider could offer a promotional feature, such as live pause of video, above and beyond a tier of service to which the customer subscribes, limiting...
Display apparatus with a sensor and camera and control method thereof
A display apparatus having a sensor and camera and a control method thereof are provided. Exemplary embodiments relate to a display apparatus and a control...
Display device and method for controlling panel self refresh operation
A display device includes a source unit; and a sink unit connected with the source unit via an embedded display port interface for signal transmission between...
Method and system for diversity combining for high-performance signal
A terrestrial receiver at a premises includes a plurality of antennas and a corresponding plurality of tuners. The terrestrial receiver receives terrestrial...
Cradle system for audiovisual equipment
Methods and apparatuses for building and reconfiguring audiovisual equipment in a video production system. A wiring cradle may be installed in the video...
Analog/digital converter and solid-state imaging device
An analog/digital converter includes: a ramp signal generation circuit that generates a ramp signal; a comparison circuit that compares potential of an input...
Solid-state imaging device and method of operating the same, and
electronic apparatus and method of operating...
A solid-state imaging device includes a plurality of pixels in a two-dimensional array. Each pixel includes a photoelectric conversion element that converts...
Image sensor power supply rejection ratio improvement through ramp
generator in continuous time readout circuitry
A ramp generator for use in readout circuitry includes an integrator coupled to receive a ramp generator input reference signal to generate a reference ramp...
Current mode pixel and readout circuit having a first and a second readout
A device comprising a pixel, a current source, and a readout circuit; wherein during a first readout phase of the pixel, the readout circuit is configured to...
Drive apparatus, drive method, and electronic device
Provided is a drive apparatus including an address decoder circuit provided in each pixel row of a pixel array inside a solid state image sensor, the address...
Solid-state imaging device, driving method and electronic apparatus with
electric charge transfer using an...
A solid-state imaging device includes a pixel and a floating diffusion. The pixel includes a photoelectric conversion element that converts incident light into...
Data transfer circuit, imaging device and imaging apparatus
A data transfer circuit includes a plurality of data transfer sections which transfer pixel signals of pixel columns which are different from each other,...
Sense circuit and method of operation thereof and photoelectric conversion
array connected to inverting input...
A sense circuit includes a differential amplifier circuit including an inverting input section, a non-inverting input section and an output section, an...
Solid-state image pickup device and method of driving the same
A solid-state image pickup device which includes, on a semiconductor substrate, an image pickup area which includes plural columns of pixels, and plural column...
Photoelectric conversion device and imaging system
A photoelectric conversion device according to an exemplary embodiment includes a pixel which includes a photoelectric conversion unit, a reset transistor, and...
Imaging unit, imaging apparatus, and computer readable medium storing
thereon an imaging control program
When the amplification ratio is low and strong incident light causes a large charge, the signal retrieved from regions where the incident light is weak is also...
Solid-state imaging device
A solid-state imaging device includes a sensor panel section and a readout circuit section. The sensor panel section is disposed on a glass substrate and has a...
Universal four-side buttable digital CMOS imager
An imager including sub-imager pixel arrays having a plurality of four-side buttable imagers distributed on a substrate and an on-chip digitizing readout...
Image sensor and method of driving image sensor
An image sensor includes a pixel array. The image sensor may include a photoelectric conversion device generating electric charges according to photoelectric...
Split pixel high dynamic range sensor
A method of reading out a pixel includes photogenerating charge carriers during a single integration time in photodetectors of each one of a plurality of...
Signal processor and signal processing method, solid-state imaging
apparatus, and electronic device
There is provided a signal processor including a phase difference detection part configured to acquire a pixel value of one light-shielding pixel having a part...
Image-sensing method having a very short integration time
The invention relates to image sensors, and more particularly to matrix sensors having active pixels in CMOS technology. According to the invention, a method...
Electronic sensor and method for controlling the same
An electronic sensor and a method for controlling the electronic sensor are provided. The electronic sensor includes at least two pixels having different...
Separate range tone mapping for component images in a combined image
Use of separate range tone mapping for combined images can help minimize loss of image information in scenes that have drastically different luminance values,...
Imaging apparatus, imaging system, and imaging apparatus driving method
An imaging apparatus, driving method of the imaging apparatus, and an imaging system, are provided, wherein pixels output at least two image signals with...
Using infrared images of a monitored scene to identify windows
A camera system includes memory, a lens assembly arranged to direct light from a scene onto an image sensing element, an image sensing element configured to...
Apparatus, method for controlling apparatus, and program
An apparatus for communicating with an external apparatus through a network includes an image capture unit configured to capture an image of a subject, a...
System for producing user-selective HD synthesis video
A system for producing a user-selective HD synthesis video, including: a camera device for providing data of an HD video captured for chroma-key synthesis; an...
Mobile terminal and method of controlling the same
Disclosed are a mobile terminal and a method of controlling the same. The mobile terminal includes a camera configured to photograph an external environment, a...
Mobile device for recording, reviewing, and analyzing video
Two parties have three distinct viewpoints of their relationship, from which assumptions emerge and working hypotheses about how to manage their relationship....
Display control apparatus and display control method
There is provided a display control apparatus including a predicted-image generation unit configured to generate a predicted image of an imaging result based on...
Selective brightness control in photography
A computer determines one or more brightness levels associated with a first set of pixels within a light source in an image. The computer determines a...
Image capturing apparatus, method for controlling the same, and storage
An image capturing apparatus includes a detection unit that detects brightness of light from an object, an XY addressing type of image sensor, a focal plane...
Flicker detecting method for image capturing device
A flicker detecting method for an image capturing device includes acquiring a first image, wherein pixel values of each row in the first image are acquired...
Camera flash light direction management
Systems and method for controlling camera flash direction are provided. A system includes: a computing device including a processor; an image sensor operatively...
Illumination apparatus, imaging apparatus, and camera system
An illumination apparatus includes a light emitting unit, a movable unit, including the light emitting unit, that is rotatable relative to a main body unit, an...
Image pickup system that detect focus by irradiating auxiliary light,
image pickup apparatus, light emission...
An image pickup apparatus capable of obtaining a high AF accuracy while reducing unnecessary power consumption and a release delay when photographing while...
Illumination systems and methods for computer imagers
The present invention can provide solutions to many common imaging problems, such as, for example, unevenly distributed illumination, shadows, white balance...
Video processing method and apparatus
A video processing method and an apparatus using the same are disclosed. The method includes steps of performing a brightness-reducing treatment on all pixels...