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Image adjusting apparatus and method, and image stabilizing apparatus
including the same
An image stabilizing apparatus for correcting an image which is shaken due to a movement of a camera. The image stabilizing apparatus includes an image...
Spherical pin-hole model for use with camera lens image data
A camera image processing subsystem processes image data corresponding to observations taken through a lens of focal point f using a spherical pin-hole model...
The present disclosure concerns a method of verifying the presence of a living face in front of a camera (112), the method including: capturing by said camera a...
Device and method for conducting transactions
An apparatus is provided including a camera; and a processing circuitry configured to: capture an image of a scanning device by using the camera; and output a...
RFID reader with camera, video, and/or audio capture device
A media capture device coupled to an RFID reader and/or antenna. A system in one embodiment includes a Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) reader; an antenna...
Login to a computing device based on facial recognition
A method of logging a first user in to an computing device includes receiving a an image of the first user via a camera operably coupled with the computing...
Exchange of dynamically updated data using matrix bar codes
An automated method adapted to allow sharing of information among a set of users is described. The method includes: performing a user sign up operation for each...
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....
Three-dimensional pointing using one camera and three aligned lights
Methods and systems for surface-free pointing and/or command input include a computing device operably linked to an imaging device. The imaging device can be...
Control of perspective in multi-dimensional media
Media bit streams are encoded in a multi-dimensional manner so that a user can have multiple perspectives of a particular scene or portrayal. In some examples,...
Camera command set host command translation
The present disclosure provides techniques for translating input camera commands to device-specific commands. Camera commands may be translated by a translation...
Mobile terminal and three-dimensional (3D) multi-angle view controlling
Disclosed are a mobile terminal and a method for controlling a 3D multi-angle view thereof. Multi-angle views of a 3D image captured by a plurality of cameras...
Camera calibration using structure from motion techniques
Example methods and systems for camera calibration using structure from motion techniques are described herein. Within examples, an autonomous vehicle may...
Intrinsically-safe handheld field maintenance tool with image and/or sound
An intrinsically-safe handheld field maintenance tool includes a process communication module configured communicatively couple to a field device. A camera is...
Camera motion damping
A camera motion control system has a camera mount supported by one or more rotary damper assemblies. At least one of the rotary damper assemblies has a damped...
Camera mounting device
An adjustable mounting device comprising a base member having a top surface and a side surface, an adjustment member removably coupled to the top surface of the...
Interchangeable lens camera, camera body, lens unit, and busy signal
An aspect of the present invention provides an interchangeable lens camera having a camera body and a lens unit that is freely attachable and detachable to the...
Imaging lens, camera and hand-held data terminal device
An imaging lens includes a first lens group having a positive refractive power on an object side and including at least three positive lenses and at least two...
Lens driving device
The present invention aims to provide a lens driving device. Inclination generated by a lens support can be reduced when a camera shoots towards any direction,...
Textured fiber optic coupled image intensified camera
A fiber optic bundle couples light from an image intensifier (I.sup.2) to an image sensor. The fiber optic bundle includes multiple cores for directing the...
Dual laser article detection system
A detection system has a first laser that directs a first laser trace laterally across a surface of a conveyor from an acute angle. A second laser directs a...
Method, system and apparatus for selectively obtaining map image data
according to virtual camera velocity
Methods, systems and apparatus are described to selectively obtain map image data according to virtual camera velocity. Embodiments may display a map view of a...
Laser projection system and method
A laser projection system for projecting an image on a workpiece includes a photogrammetry assembly and a laser projector, each communicating with a computer....
Machine vision systems and methods with predictive motion control
Systems and methods trigger an image acquisition of an object using motion data communicated from a motion controller on a network, the motion controller...
Gun rest for game blind
A gun rest includes a support assembly adapted to hook over a window sill and brace against a wall of a game blind. A universal joint on the support assembly...
Tailgate position detection
A system includes a camera module disposed on a vehicle. The camera module records an image and generates an image signal representing the image. The system...
System for detecting inoperative inkjets in three-dimensional object
printing using a camera and substrate roll
An apparatus detects inoperative inkjets during printing of three-dimensional objects. The apparatus includes a roll of substrate that extends to a take up...
Apparatus for grinding a substrate and method of using the same
An apparatus for grinding a substrate includes a stage part configured to support a substrate thereon, a grinding part, a camera part, a replacing part and a...
Game system, game apparatus, storage medium having game program stored
therein, and game process method
A game system includes a game apparatus, an operating device, and a hand-held device. The game apparatus performs a game control process based on first...
Game system with virtual camera controlled by pointing device
Coordinates on a detection surface are obtained using data output from a pointing device. The obtained coordinates are used to perform a designated...
A sensory substitution device (SSD) for providing a person with neural signals responsive to features of an environment, the SSD comprising: at least one camera...
Multi-camera mobile teleconferencing platform
A remote controlled robot system that includes a mobile robot and a remote control station. A user can control movement of the robot from the remote control...
Method and system for making ophthalmic measurements
A method of taking an ophthalmic measurement is carried out with an electronic handheld device having a touchscreen display and a camera unit for producing...
System and method for determining a level of operator fatigue
A system for determining a vehicle operator's level of fatigue comprises a camera for detecting at least the vehicle operator's eyes; an onboard vehicle...
Harness for medical device and method for assembling medical device
A harness for a medical device is provided which can suppress defective products from being passed to the subsequent process. The harness 10 for medical device...
A TV has a makeup mode in which a camera on the TV images a viewer of the TV and presents the viewer's image on the TV. To illuminate the viewer, the TV also...
Camera for remote coordinate measuring machine
Pendant enclosure for a spherical camera
System and method for controlling lighting
A system for controlling a light source to enhance the appearance of one or more objects within an environment illuminated by the light source. The system...
Mobile terminal and controlling method thereof
A mobile terminal including a display configured to display information; a short range communication module configured to exchange a signal with an external...
Networked image/video processing system for enhancing photos and videos
A distributed image/video processing system is disclosed herein wherein one or more of digital image/video recorders (e.g., a digital cameras, video recorders,...
Geometric correction apparatus and method based on recursive bezier patch
sub-division cross-reference to...
Provided is a geometric correction apparatus and method based on a recursive Bezier patch sub-division. A geometric correction method may include: receiving,...
Target-less auto-alignment of image sensors in a multi-camera system
A pair of cameras having an overlapping field of view is aligned based on images captured by image sensors of the pair of cameras. A pixel shift is identified...