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Camera module and method for driving the same
The present invention relates to a camera module and a method for driving the camera module, the module including: a photographing unit controlling a shutter...
Apparatus and method for playback of multiple panoramic videos with
An apparatus and method are provided for viewing panoramic images and videos through the selection of a particular viewing angle and window within that panorama...
Digital camera user interface for text entry
A portable electronic device providing a user-specified input string, comprising: user controls enabling a user to select between at least an up input, a down...
Camera module and electronic device
A lens barrel (12) of a camera module (1) is provided with an electrode terminal which is connected to a focus adjusting device (11) and to an electrode...
Camera body and interchangeable lens
A camera body at which an interchangeable lens, holding a plurality of sets of optical characteristics data, each expressing specific optical characteristics in...
Camera module including image sensor die in molded cavity substrate
Systems and methods of manufacturing compact camera modules for use in electronic device are provided. These designs may provide small form factor autofocus...
Housing with touch-through membrane
A camera system includes a camera and a housing that is structured to at least partially enclose the camera. The camera includes a touch-sensitive surface that...
Capturing event information using a digital video camera
An event aware video system (EAVS) is to capture video frames during a first time period and process event portion of the video frames before transferring the...
Mobile terminal and method for operating the same including starting and
ending a grouping image process
A method for controlling a mobile terminal, and which includes entering, via a camera of the mobile terminal, a capture mode; receiving, via a controller of the...
Display device for having a function of searching a divided screen, and
the method for controlling the same
Disclosed herein are a video apparatus including a screen-division searching function and a method of controlling the same, which are capable of solving...
Kiosk for gaming
A kiosk for gaming by patrons. An identification scanner may scan an identification document into digital form. A biological sensor such as a camera may obtain...
Real-time visual effects for a live camera view
Visual effects for element of interest can be displayed within a live camera view in real time or substantially using a processing pipeline that does not...
Network-based real time registered augmented reality for mobile devices
A method of operating a mobile device with a camera, a display and a position sensor to provide a display of supplementary information aligned with a view of a...
Object density estimation in video
A video camera may overlook a monitored area from any feasible position. An object flow estimation module monitor the moving direction of the objects in the...
Systems and methods for measuring depth using an array of independently
Systems in accordance with embodiments of the invention can perform parallax detection and correction in images captured using array cameras. Due to the...
On-line video and image system
A system is provided that allows a photographer to take images for a customer and provide those images to order servicing equipment with which the images are...
Smartphone-based methods and systems
Technologies involving portable devices, such as smartphones and tablet computers, are disclosed. One arrangement enables a creator of content to select...
Method for providing mobile service using code-pattern
A method and apparatus for providing a mobile service with the use of a code pattern is disclosed In one embodiment, the method comprising: taking a photograph...
Synthetic barcode payment system and method
A payment management system includes a synthetic barcode module, which may be part of a smart phone. The module comprises light management components and a...
Nail region detection method, program, storage medium, and nail region
Disclosed is a nail region detection device including: color camera; image data storage part; color specification conversion plotting part for converting...
Method and system for vehicle classification
A method and system of vehicle classification, and more particularly to a method and system called hierarchical vehicle classification system using a video...
Method for user function operation based on face recognition and mobile
terminal supporting the same
A mobile device user interface method activates a camera module to support a video chat function and acquires an image of a target object using the camera...
Curved touch display apparatus for providing tactile feedback and method
A curved touch display apparatus for providing tactile feedback is provided. The curved touch display comprises a curved screen, in which an image is displayed;...
System and method for adjusting a field of view in a camera of an
A system and method for adjusting a field of view in a camera of an electronic device are disclosed. A particular embodiment includes an image capturing device;...
Method and apparatus for graphical user interface interaction on a domed
A graphical user interface is implemented as a human interface device which can directly sense where on a domed screen a user is pointing. The human interface...
SmartLight interaction system
The conference room automation apparatus employs a processor-based integrated movement sensor, lights, cameras, and display device, such as a projector, that...
Free hand gesture control of automotive user interface
A free hand gesture control user interface is described. Components of the interface system may include a stereo vision camera, or multiple cameras, a control...
Underwater camera control
A camera retained in a waterproof underwater housing is controlled remotely and conveniently by a diver holding a hand-held remote device. The device can be a...
Imaging apparatus and imaging method
The present invention relates to an imaging apparatus and an imaging method so as to be able to obtain disparity information, without deteriorating the image...
Near-to-eye display with an integrated out-looking camera
Embodiments of a near-to-eye display include a light guide with a proximal end, a distal end, a front surface spaced apart from a back surface, an ambient input...
Driver assistance system for avoiding collisions of a vehicle with
A driver assistance system for avoiding collisions of a vehicle with pedestrians, the system including a camera sensor and/or a beam sensor. When an object...
Evaluation of the relief of a tire surface by active stereovision
Acquisition device for taking a digital relief image of the surface of a tire having two color cameras for the acquisition of stereoscopic images. Each camera...
Terahertz wave detecting device, camera, imaging apparatus and measuring
A terahertz wave detecting device includes: a substrate; and a plurality of detection elements that is arranged above the substrate, wherein the detection...
Device capable of showing both navigation and safe driving warning
A device capable of showing both navigation and safe driving warning information includes a computer, a display unit, a video camera, and a navigation unit. The...
Three-dimensional measuring apparatus, three-dimensional measuring method,
and three-dimensional measuring program
A three-dimensional measuring apparatus 1 projects slit light from a projector 7 onto a work 2 and a stereo camera 5 captures an image of the work projected by...
Computing device and method for measuring widths of measured parts
In a method to measure widths of measured parts placed on a platform, a computing device connects to one or more charge coupled device (CCD) cameras. The method...
Slag monitoring device for coal gasifier and coal gasifier
A slag monitoring device 100 for a coal gasifier includes a slag hole camera 11 that observes a slag hole 3 from which molten slag flows out, a water surface...
Device for monitoring an environment of a vehicle with pairs of wafer
level cameras using different base distances
The invention relates to a device for monitoring an environment of a vehicle, wherein the environment is captured by means of a plurality of image capturing...
Training devices for trajectory-based sports
Methods and apparatus related to improving player performance for trajectory-based sports are described. In particular, sporting devices are described that can...
System and method for tracking the point of gaze of an observer
A system for tracking the point of gaze of an observer observing an object comprises a camera for recording an image of an eye of the observer, comprises a...
Camera recording device for use with a gun
Filtering control method for improving image quality of bi-linear
The present invention relates to an interpolation method for enlarging a digital image or predicting a moving vector of a compressed image system as a sub-pixel...
Camera pose estimation
A method of camera pose estimation is provided that includes capturing a model image of a scene at a canonical camera pose, generating an image library from...
Method and apparatus of measuring depth information for 3D camera
A depth information measuring method and apparatus for a three-dimensional (3D) camera may output, to an object, an optical pulse of which an intensity is...
Apparatus and method for reconstructing high density three-dimensional
Apparatus and method for reconstructing a high-density three-dimensional (3D) image are provided. The method includes: generating an initial 3D image by...
Computational stereoscopic camera system
A closed-loop control system for stereoscopic video capture is provided. At least two motorized lenses are positioned in accordance with specified parameters to...
Forming a stereoscopic video
A method for forming a stereoscopic video of a scene from first and second input digital videos captured using respective first and second digital video...
Method and device for generating a calibrated projection
The invention relates to a method and an apparatus for generating a calibrated projection, wherein the method for example includes providing a projection...