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Unauthorized viewer detection system and method
A system for detecting and responding to an intruding camera. The system includes an electronic media display device having a screen configured to display...
Deep stall aircraft landing
An aircraft defining an upright orientation and an inverted orientation, a ground station; and a control system for remotely controlling the flight of the...
Vehicle rear monitor
There is provided a vehicle rear monitor displaying an image suitable for backing a vehicle, without requiring a switching operation. A rear camera mounted on a...
Method and apparatus for warning a driver of careless driving
Provided is an apparatus for sensing careless driving using a camera attached to a vehicle and warning a driver of a careless driving state, the apparatus...
Camera system with a full view monitoring function
A camera system with a full view monitoring function includes a base, a first camera apparatus, at least one second camera apparatus and a controller. The first...
Tracking the use of at least one destination location
Tracking the use of at least one destination location is disclosed. Initially, four or more first images are received from a first camera having a first field...
Apparatus and method of producing 3D model
Disclosed are an apparatus and a method of producing a 3D model in which a 3D model having a static background is produced using a point cloud and an image...
3D tracked point visualization using color and perspective size
One exemplary embodiment involves receiving a plurality of three-dimensional (3D) track points for a plurality of frames of a video, wherein the 3D track points...
Method and apparatus for measuring rotation characteristics of rotating
Disclosed are a method and apparatus for measuring rotation characteristics such as rotation rate, rotation axis, and rotation angle of a rotating body. A...
Digitizing objects in a picture is discussed herein. A user presents the object to a camera, which captures the image comprising color and depth data for the...
Method and device for navigating an endoscopic capsule
In a method and system for navigating an endoscopy capsule in a patient, wherein the endoscopy capsule includes a camera, a first image of an object in the...
Method for determining a parameter set designed for determining the pose
of a camera and/or for determining a...
A method for determining a parameter set which is designed to be used for determining the pose of a camera with regard to at least one real object and/or for...
Apparatus for detecting humans on conveyor belts using one or more imaging
A system for detecting a class of objects at a location, for example humans on a conveyor belt. A thermal camera may be used to detect objects and to detect the...
Automatic image enhancement
Approaches are described for managing the processing of image and/or video data captured by an electronic device. A user can capture an image using a camera of...
Systems and methods for three dimensional geometric reconstruction of
captured image data
In various embodiments, methods, systems, and computer program products for processing digital images captured by a mobile device are disclosed. Myriad features...
Mobile image quality assurance in mobile document image processing
Techniques for assuring the quality of mobile document image captured using a mobile device are provided. These techniques include performing one or more tests...
Driver assistance system for a motor vehicle including a camera for
detecting roadway markings
The invention relates to a driver assistance system for a motor vehicle including a camera for detecting roadway marking. According to the invention a device is...
Methods and systems for content processing
Cell phones and other portable devices are equipped with a variety of technologies by which existing functionality can be improved, and new functionality can be...
Apparatus and method for generating evidence video
Disclosed herein are an apparatus and method for generating evidence video. The apparatus includes a video object indexing unit, a video object search unit, and...
Vehicle event recorder systems and networks having integrated cellular
wireless communications systems
Vehicle event recorder systems are arranged to be in constant communication with remote servers and administrators via mobile wireless cellular networks....
Two-dimensional method and system enabling three-dimensional user
interaction with a device
User interaction with a display is detected substantially simultaneously using at least two cameras whose intersecting FOVs define a three-dimensional hover...
Gesture based user interface
A system and method for recognition of hand gesture in computing devices. The system recognizes a hand of a user by identifying a predefined first gesture and...
Automatic recovery method for an unmanned aerial vehicle
A vision-based automatic recovery method including steps of: generating a reference trajectory connecting an align point and a recovery point that is provided...
Vehicle positioning method and its system
A vehicle positioning method and its system are disclosed. The vehicle positioning method has a camera adapted to be mounted in front of a vehicle, multiple...
An automatic timing measurement system that provides a measure of time of passage of a watercraft through a water course. Algorithms based on inertial or other...
Self-photographing mount device
A self-photographing mount device for holding a camera equipped user device at a distance from a user, comprising: a mounting structure having at least two...
360.degree. imaging system
A 360 degree camera imaging system comprising a first horizontal boom having a first end, a second end, and a middle section; a second horizontal boom having a...
Electronic correction based on eye tracking
A head mountable display (HMD) system comprises an eye position detector comprising one or more cameras configured to detect the position of each of the HMD...
A compact camera lens composed of the following five lenses in this sequence proceeding from the object side: a first positive meniscus lens, wherein the...
Disclosed is a camera module. The camera module includes a lens barrel; a first lens unit having a first outer peripheral shape in the lens barrel; a second...
Buried object locator apparatus with safety lighting array
Buried object locators including various antenna configurations and safety features are disclosed. In one embodiment a locator includes a body, one or more...
System and method for polythene infrastructure monitoring
The various embodiments herein provide a method and system for obtaining geospatial data on infrastructure networks. The system comprises mobile laser scanner...
Six degree-of-freedom laser tracker that cooperates with a remote line
A method of measuring surface sets on an object surface with a coordinate measurement device and a target scanner, includes providing the scanner having a body,...
System and method for monitoring painting quality of components, in
particular of motor-vehicle bodies
A system and a method for monitoring painting quality of components, for example of motor-vehicle bodies, comprises a robot which moves a monitoring head to...
Fourier-transform interferometer with staircase reflective element
An apparatus for performing Raman spectral analysis of a sample is described, comprising a coherent light source, an first optical chain to direct the coherent...
Apparatus and method for clamping
The preferred embodiments of the present invention provide an apparatus structured and arranged to securely clamp an object to a support structure. The most...
Pipeline inspection apparatus
This invention relates to a pipeline inspection apparatus and to a method of inspecting the internal surfaces of a pipeline using a pipeline inspection...
Fluorene derivatives and lens using the same
Fluorene derivatives are described including those having optical properties which can make them suitable for use in optical systems such as cameras. Various...
Systems and methods for detecting low-height objects in a roadway
Systems and methods use cameras to provide autonomous navigation features. In one implementation, a driver-assist object detection system is provided for a...
Wiper system and control method thereof
A wiper system and a control method thereof are provided. The wiper system includes a first camera provided inside a vehicle to photograph outside of the...
Method for controlling a vehicle boot lid of a vehicle and associated
A method for controlling a vehicle lid of a vehicle includes the following steps: A user is identified in the vicinity of the lid; at least one image of the...
Vehicle camera mounting assembly
In at least one implementation, a mounting assembly for a vehicle camera to mount the camera to a vehicle panel having inner and outer surfaces and an opening...
Vehicle vision system using kinematic model of vehicle motion
A vision system of a vehicle includes a camera disposed at the vehicle and having a field of view exterior of the vehicle. The camera is operable to capture...
Uncalibrated visual servoing using real-time velocity optimization
A robotic control system and method include a camera having an optical view and a robot having an end-effector and one or more joints for maneuvering...
Sporadic collection of mobile affect data
A user may react to an interaction by exhibiting a mental state. A camera or other monitoring device can be used to capture one or more manifestations of the...
Video monitoring system
A monitoring system includes a camera adapted to capture images and output signals representative of the images. The camera may include one or more depth...
Autofocus method using liquid lens
An autofocus method for an intra-oral camera modulates the focus of a liquid lens in a cycle that has at least first, second, and third focus positions and...
Adapter for digital still cameras
Adapter for camera lens