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Portable latent fingerprint developing apparatus
Disclosed is a portable latent fingerprint developing apparatus capable of visibly checking out an external shape of a finger print by using an UV LED lamp,...
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...
Storage and editing of video and sensor data from athletic performances of
multiple individuals in a venue
Video and sensor data from multiple locations in a venue, in which multiple individuals are engaged in athletic performances, is stored and edited to create...
Augmented reality personalization
A method is provided, such as for mobile augmented reality personalization. A front-facing camera of the mobile device acquires a first view of a user of the...
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for rendering zebra stripes on a three dimensional (3D)...
A video surveillance system comprises two or more video cameras each providing a video signal, the cameras each being positioned at a respective known location;...
Pop-up test reference image
An apparatus for deploying test images for a preset period within the field of view of a camera, and having; a panel supporting the test image, and moveable...
System, method and calibration plate employing embedded 2D data codes as
This invention provides a system and method for automatic (non-manual) calibration of one or more cameras employs a tessellating calibration plate having a...
Three-dimensional model acquisition using planar mirrors
3-D model acquisition of an object is performed using two planar mirrors and a camera. According to some embodiments, 3-D reconstruction is achieved by...
Imaging systems and methods for location-specific image flare mitigation
An imaging system may include a camera module with an image sensor having an array of image sensor pixels and one or more lenses that focus light onto the...
System for reducing depth of field with digital image processing
An electronic device may have a camera module. The camera module may capture images having an initial depth of field. The electronic device may receive user...
Embodiments provide a video camera configured to capture, compress, and store video image data in a memory of the video camera at a rate of at least about...
Selective high-resolution video monitoring in a materials handling
A video-based monitoring system may dynamically adjust the resolution or frame rate of video cameras in a materials handling facility in response to changing...
Method of raindrop detection on a vehicle windscreen and driving
The invention relates to a method of raindrop detection on a vehicle windscreen by capturing images using a camera which is at least focused on the windscreen,...
Eyes-off-the-road classification with glasses classifier
A method for determining an Eyes-Off-The-Road (EOTR) condition exists includes capturing image data corresponding to a driver from a monocular camera device. A...
Method of detecting camera tampering and system thereof
A method of detecting camera tempering and a system therefor are provided. The method includes: performing at least one of following operations: (i) detecting a...
Object outlining to initiate a visual search
Methods and devices for initiating a search of an object are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method is disclosed that includes receiving video data from a...
Apparatus and method for detecting camera tampering using edge image
An apparatus for detecting a camera tampering, includes: an image capturing unit to capture at least one image; an input-edge-image generating unit to extract...
Method, medium, and system for online ordering using sign language
With a sign language computer interface, a user may perform one or more gestures in accordance with a recognized sign language, and have the gestures translated...
Fraud detection for facial recognition systems
Approaches are described which enable a computing device (e.g., mobile phone, tablet computer) to utilize one or more facial recognition techniques to control...
Dimensioning and barcode reading system
A system and method for auto-calibrating a barcode scanning tunnel to determine the orientation of one or more cameras with respect to a range finder and a...
Device, method, and graphical user interface for accessing an application
in a locked device
A device with a touch sensitive display and a plurality of applications, including a camera application, while the device is in a locked, passcode-protected...
Touch system and method for determining the distance between a pointer and
A method for determining the distance from a tip of a pointer to a surface using a light source and a single camera, the method comprising detecting in an image...
Physically modifying a configurable user interface
A configurable user interface (UI) includes actuators capable of protruding from a surface of the configurable UI to effectively add texture, buttons, knobs, or...
Systems and methods for gesture recognition for input device applications
Systems and methods for gesture recognition for input device applications are described. In one embodiment, a system for gesture recognition includes a pair of...
Wireless haptic feedback apparatus configured to be mounted on a human arm
A virtual interaction system includes a haptic feedback apparatus, a depth camera and a processing circuit. The haptic feedback apparatus includes an solenoid...
Input apparatus using connectable blocks, information processing system,
information processor, and information...
A block tool, which can be assembled by a user, is configured with multiple types of blocks and is shot by a camera for capturing a still image or a moving...
Dedicated image processor
A dedicated application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) is described that can be integrated into a mobile device (e.g., a mobile phone, tablet computer). The...
Multi-directional rotational mount
A multidirectional camera mount allows quick, easy and safe rotational adjustment of camera orientation and/or position. An upper side of the multidirectional...
Privacy ensuring covert camera
A device for monitoring a privacy sensitive area, includes an image receiving device, such as a camera, disposed inside a housing chassis. The image receiving...
Ring structure for reducing flash glare and a manufacturing method thereof
A ring structure for reducing flash glare and a manufacturing method thereof are provided. The ring structure for reducing flash glare is assembled on a camera...
Focal-plane shutter for camera and digital camera equipped therewith
A focal plane shutter is provided with a switching mechanism having an electromagnet and a stopping member. The stopping member is provided with an engaging...
Three-chip camera apparatus
A three-chip camera apparatus includes: a color separation prism which includes an incident surface perpendicular to an optical axis, a first emission surface...
Updating printed content with personalized virtual data
The technology provides for updating printed content with personalized virtual data using a see-through, near-eye, mixed reality display device system. A...
Zoom lens and imaging apparatus
A zoom lens substantially consists of, in order from the object side, a positive first lens group, a negative second lens group, a positive third lens group, a...
Lens barrel and digital camera having the same
A lens barrel projects out of a main body of a camera during photographing and is accommodated in the main body of the camera during non-photographing and...
Automatic range corrected flash ladar camera
A three dimensional imaging camera comprises a system controller, pulsed laser transmitter, receiving optics, an infrared focal plane array light detector, and...
Sensor assembly for driver assistance systems in motor vehicles
A sensor assembly is described for driver assistance systems in motor vehicles, having a radar sensor and a video camera, in which the radar sensor and the...
Device for tracking adjustment and tracking adjustment method
A device for tracking adjustment comprising a zoom instruction input device, a focus instruction input device, a tracking instruction input device, an image...
Combustor imaging inspection system
An imaging inspection system and inspection method for a combustion chamber of a gas turbine engine having an imaging inspection device and a controller. The...
Thermal imaging camera with compass calibration
A thermal imaging camera may include an electronic compass that can be calibrated after assembly of the thermal imaging camera. The electronic compass may...
A method for marking a point of interest in a live image on a navigation device is provided. A position of a navigation device is determined based on navigation...
Wide baseline binocular object matching method using minimal cost flow
A method for tracking a target object utilizing a binocular system includes capturing first and second images, the first image captured from a first camera...
Bulb with sensing function and camera
A bulb comprises a lower case, a circuit board, an upper case, a sleeve, a sensor cap, and a camera. The lower case is provided with an electrical contact...
3D-camera and method for the three-dimensional monitoring of a monitoring
A 3D-camera (10) is provided, having at least one image sensor (14a-b) and at least one illumination unit (100) which comprises a light source and which is...
Tripod to support photographic equipment with tripod legs that quickly
convert from a folded condition to an...
The present invention relates to the concept of a tripod having three separate legs which can placed on a surface such as the ground and which come together at...
Peripheral viewing system for a vehicle
A peripheral viewing system for a vehicle includes a pair of digital cameras, each positioned on the exterior of the vehicle proximately positioned where a side...
Process and arrangement for operating a vehicle having a camera arranged
on an outside mirror
In a process for operating a vehicle having an outside mirror on which a camera is arranged and which is swivelable by a swiveling device between a first end...
Adaptive external vehicle illumination system
An asymmetric geometry headlamp for vehicular use is built as a multifaceted three dimensional body which has multiple light emitting devices (LEDs and/or laser...
Unattended vehicle passenger detection system
A system detects the presence of a living being within a vehicle and triggers an alarm should the temperature rise above or fall below a predetermined threshold...