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A camera module including a lens unit configured to move in a direction of an optical axis and a direction perpendicular with respect to the optical axis; a...
Image stabilizing apparatus and method based on a predicted movement
Provided are an image stabilizing apparatus and method thereof. The image stabilizing apparatus performs image stabilization by using both an image sensor and a...
Generic platform video image stabilization
Video image stabilization provides better performance on a generic platform for computing devices by evaluating available multimedia digital signal processing...
Controlling method for electronic apparatus with one switch button
A controlling method suitable for an electronic apparatus is disclosed. The electronic apparatus includes a camera module and a switch button. The controlling...
Imaging apparatus, imaging control method and storage medium
In the present invention, in interval shooting, a CPU of an imaging apparatus controls to repeatedly record images sequentially captured by an imaging section...
Array cameras incorporating optics with modulation transfer functions
greater than sensor Nyquist frequency for...
A variety of optical arrangements and methods of modifying or enhancing the optical characteristics and functionality of these optical arrangements are...
Image processing apparatus, control method, and recording medium for
processing an image signal for which a...
An image processing apparatus detects a focus state of obtained LF data, and changes methods for recording the LF data, depending on the focus state. At this...
High definition camera
Systems and methods are disclosed for sharing images by taking one or more images using a portable camera with a high definition (HD) imager; processing the...
Imaging apparatus and method for controlling the same
There is provided an imaging apparatus including a plurality of imaging units, and capable of recording a situation when a photographer captures a still image,...
Image capturing apparatus, method for controlling the same, and storage
An image capturing apparatus includes: an image sensor; a focus adjusting unit configured to adjust a focus state of the subject image; an acquisition unit...
Image capture apparatus and method for controlling the same
If it is determined that an imaging optical system is not in an in-focus state, an interval for obtaining a phase-difference signal is set to a second time...
Image capturing apparatus that performs shading correction and control
An image capturing apparatus comprises an image sensor including a photoelectric conversion portion configured to receive light beams having passed through a...
Imaging apparatus and method for controlling same
An imaging apparatus includes an imaging element including a pixel portion having a plurality of photoelectric conversion units with respect to one micro lens...
Focus detection apparatus, image pickup apparatus, image pickup system,
and focus detection method
A focus detection apparatus performs focus detection of a phase difference method by using signals from an image pickup element including a first pixel and a...
Determining a polar error signal of a focus position of an autofocus
An autofocus imaging system for a microscope system includes a tilted autofocus image sensor that images an oblique cross-section of a slide. The autofocus...
Photometric registration from arbitrary geometry for augmented reality
Photometric registration from an arbitrary geometry for augmented reality is performed using video frames of an environment captured by a camera. A surface...
Image pickup apparatus and control method of image pickup apparatus
arranged to detect an attitude
When an image is photographed vertically, vertical position information is added to the image. When an upside-down image is photographed, data itself is rotated...
System and method for enhanced monoimaging
A system and method for enhanced automatic monoimaging. Embodiments of the present invention are operable for configuring a first camera based on a...
System and method for capturing images with multiple image sensing
Methods, devices, and computer program products for CMOS visible image sensors incorporating multiple image sensing elements with different integration times to...
Optical navigation device
There is provided an optical navigation device including at least one light source, an image sensor and a processing unit. The light source illuminates a work...
Camera field of view visualizer
Camera field of view visualizers differentially illuminate objects visible within and without a camera lens focal area, and also supporting surfaces located...
Observation device, observation program, and observation system
An observation device (1) is provided with: a general observation unit (10) for observing sample cells by observing an entire container (C) containing the cells...
Image-capturing device having infrared filtering switchover functions
An image-capturing device having infrared filtering switchover functions includes an infrared light emitting diode, an image sensor, an ambient light sensor, an...
Comb drive and leaf spring camera actuator
An actuator package includes a base frame member and an image sensor. The actuator package further includes a plurality of comb drive actuators affixed to the...
Moving image sensor package
A moving image sensor package is provided that may be used to provide optical image stabilization (OIS) in the same form factor as non-OIS enabled image sensors...
Camera module and mobile phone using the same
Disclosed herein is a camera module comprising: a circuit board; a frame coupled to the circuit board; an image sensor on the circuit board; a bobbin on the...
Event data recorder
The event data recorder contains a mirror set and a camera member. The mirror set contains two curved mirrors, each for capturing an outside view to a lateral...
Image pickup apparatus with air cooling unit
An image pickup apparatus that is excellent in rigidity and in heat radiation efficiency. The image pickup apparatus has a heat sink-cum-duct disposed between a...
Surgical telescope with dual virtual-image screens
A surgical telescope includes a front frame configured to be positioned in front of a use's eyes, and a camera coupled to the front frame. The camera is...
Method for video recording and editing assistant
A method for a video recording and editing application analyses the audio and video during the process of video recording using a smart device such as a...
Image de-noising methods and apparatuses using the same
A method for generating and employing a camera noise model, performed by a processing unit, is introduced to at least contain the following steps. A camera...
A/V Receiving apparatus and method for delaying output of audio signal and
A/V signal processing system
An A/V receiving apparatus is disclosed. The A/V receiving apparatus includes a first interface connected to a display apparatus, a second interface connected...
Dual-use full-width array and methods for usage thereof
The present disclosure relates to systems and computer-implemented methods for obtaining both high-resolution red-green-blue (RGB) data and other data of an...
Image processing apparatus
An image processing apparatus accurately compensates a flare component. An image forming apparatus reads images in a first reading condition and a second...
Systems and methods for selectively screening image data
Various embodiments are directed to methods, systems, and devices for improving the quality of image data for printing by a printer having relatively low...
Image forming apparatus and image forming method have print function to
Provided is an image forming apparatus that can keep the character of a concealing area secret certainly even if it makes low the printing rate of a see-through...
Method and system for forming a halftone screen
A method of forming a halftone screen, the method comprising: representing a first tone range by forming a plurality of dots arranged in a grid; representing a...
Image reading device
A control unit performs a reading operation in a first mode in which a document on a document stand is read by moving a carriage which includes a reading...
Document production system having automatic adjustment of content to fit
the page margin of a pre-printed media
A document production system having the capability of determining the printable area of a pre-printed media is disclosed. The system may include a scanner,...
Communication apparatus and method of controlling communication apparatus
A communication apparatus is connected to an external apparatus in a connection mode selected from a plurality of connection modes including a first connection...
Method of detecting steganographically hidden images via low-order bit
The invention is a method for scanning an image data file to determine the presence of a payload, including the steps of identifying the values of one or more...
Detecting a document using one or more sensors
A mobile device may have a rear facing camera and a depth sensor to capture a portion of a document or a book in an environment. A processor may identify the...
Control of driving element
An apparatus according to the present invention includes a reception unit which receives selection of a function from a plurality of types of functions, an...
Application cooperation system including server and image processing
apparatus, and application cooperation method
An application cooperation system includes an instruction screen display control portion which causes a browsing portion to display a scan instruction screen, a...
Method of managing programs in image forming apparatus and image forming
apparatus using the same
A method of managing programs that perform functions that have been previously performed according to a user setting regarding image forming job, based on user...
Control device, image forming apparatus, and control method for processing
A control device includes a second sub-controller to which second devices are connected, a first sub-controller to which first devices are connected, a master...
Automatic scanning of document stack with a camera
Automatically scanning multiple document sheets with a camera includes receiving a video stream while the camera is pointed at the multiple document sheets,...
Image forming apparatus using sync signals for duplex scanning
In an image reading device, a sync signal outputting portion alternately outputs a first sync signal and a second sync signal while the document sheet is moving...
Quick operation user interface for a multifunction printing device
Example methods and systems may include displaying a primary screen having a plurality of function menus corresponding to multifunction printer functions,...
Image forming apparatus including a plurality of devices driven by power
An image forming apparatus comprising a plurality of devices driven by power and configured to be operated in: 1) a standby mode in which the image forming...