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Mirror monitor using two levels of reflectivity
A rear-view mirror and modular monitor system and method include an interior mirror that embeds a modular monitor behind see-through mirror glass. In some...
Camera-aided focusing in optical metrology
A side camera is combined with a conventional optical metrology system to image the object during the focusing scan performed in normal focusing procedures. The...
Enhancing video conferences
Implementations generally relate to enhancing video conferences. In some implementations, a method includes determining one or more characteristics of a video...
Two-wire multichannel video door system
Two-wire multichannel video door system that comprises at least two street panels (20) with video camera (18) and home terminals, provided with an intercom, or...
Immersive telepresence anywhere
A conferencing peripheral for use with a mobile device or laptop or desktop computer can include one or more of projectors, cameras, microphones, and speakers....
System for enhancing video from a mobile camera
An automated system is configured to enhance live video in real time by adding virtual graphics to imagery obtained from a moving camera, where the added...
Apparatus and method for data fusion and visualization of video and LADAR
Data fusion and visualization of video and LADAR data includes using a fusion matrix to electronically transform each point of a LADAR point cloud from...
Image blurring method and apparatus, and electronic devices
An image blurring method and apparatus, and an electronic device, and pertains to the field of image processing. The method includes acquiring a first image and...
Digital zoom with sensor mode change
An apparatus including at least one processor; and at least one non-transitory memory including computer program code, the at least one memory and the computer...
Apparatus and method for compensating hand blur
An apparatus and method for compensating hand blur are disclosed. The method according to an exemplary embodiment of the present invention comprises receiving...
Virtual decals for precision alignment and stabilization of motion
graphics on mobile video
The virtual decals for precision alignment of motion graphics of the present invention provides a method by which a person using a mobile video capturing device...
Image capturing system and image capturing method
An image capturing system includes a sensor unit that is worn on an user and includes a first motion sensor that detects motion of the user and a subject...
Array cameras with light barriers
An imaging system such as an array camera may include an array of image sensors. The image sensors may each include an array of image pixels formed in a common...
Camera module having shield can
There is provided a camera module including a housing having a lens part installed therein; a flexible circuit board having an extension part on which a lamp is...
Antistatic device and electronic device with the same
An antistatic device includes a main body, a first conductive member, and a second conductive member. The main body with a first surface has a first annular...
Omni-directional intelligent autotour and situational aware dome
surveillance camera system and method
A method of operating a video surveillance system includes providing a PTZ camera within a housing. A fisheye lens camera is attached to the housing such that...
Depth estimation based on interpolation of inverse focus statistics
Embodiments are directed towards performing depth estimation within a digital camera system based on interpolation of inverse focus statistics. After an image...
The present invention relates to a color and non-visible light e.g. IR sensor, namely a multispectral sensor which can be used in a camera such as a TOF camera...
System, device and method for displaying a harmonized combined image
A method for harmonizing a combined image involves receiving a respective image or image frame from each of two or more cameras, the images from two of the...
Distributed position identification
A method and apparatus for identifying a position of a mobile platform. Images are provided by a camera system on a first mobile platform. The images include...
Camera defocus direction estimation
Apparatus and methods for estimating defocus direction from a single image obtained, such as in a digital camera apparatus, are presented. To determine defocus...
Matrix barcode enhancement through capture and use of neighboring
A method of enhancing a matrix barcode with environment image. The method comprises generating, by a server, an original matrix barcode based on source...
Autonomous lock-on target tracking with geospatial-aware PTZ cameras
An autonomous lock-on target tracking system and method with geospatial-aware PTZ cameras includes a camera imaging a terrain space. The camera acquires images,...
Method for detecting and tracking objects in image sequences of scenes
acquired by a stationary camera
In a sequence of images of a scene acquired by a stationary camera, objects are detected and tracked by determining a first set of candidate foreground regions...
Iris scanning apparatus employing wide-angle camera, for identifying
subject, and method thereof
Embodiments provide an iris scanning apparatus for identifying a subject, employing a wide-angle image collector, and a method thereof. A wide angle camera is...
Electronic devices in local interactions between users
In one implementation, a method includes detecting, using a processor, user input through a camera lens. The method further includes determining, using the...
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...
Authentication device for user authentication and image forming apparatus
including the authentication device
A user authentication device provided on an apparatus as an object of operation acquires feature data representing notable portion of the user, using a camera...
Smartpad dual screen keyboard
A multi-display device is adapted to be dockable or otherwise associatable with an additional device. In accordance with one exemplary embodiment, the...
Fingertip location for gesture input
A user can use a finger, or other such object, to provide input to a computing device. The finger does not have to contact the device, but can be positioned...
Position adjusting system and method
A position adjusting device includes a movable mechanical arm, suction, an adjusting mechanism, a bottom plate, a first camera, a second camera, and a...
Device and method for measuring a camera
A device and a method are described for measuring a camera having an image sensor, in particular a fixed-focus camera, the device including: a camera support...
Quick swap camera mount systems
Camera mount systems, allowing a camera crew to quickly change over from one type of camera mount to another type of camera mount, include an adapter plate and...
A system including a camera that includes a lens having an aperture, a tripod configured to support the camera, a mount configured to be coupled the tripod and...
Inner focus lens system, interchangeable lens apparatus and camera system
An inner focus lens system, in order from an object side, comprising: a first lens unit including a most-object-side negative first lens element; a positive...
Humidity prevention system within a camera housing
A camera housing includes a humidity prevention system comprising various seals between internal components of the housing such as an external shell of the...
Engraved gemstone viewer for personal communications devices
A gemstone viewer for personal communications devices for viewing a surface of a gemstone that has been micro or nano etched, engraved or embossed with an image...
Achieving focus in a digital pathology system
Methods and apparatus are provided for computing focus information during scanning digital microscope slide data with a line scan camera. The systems and...
Zoom lens unit and camera
A zoom lens unit comprises a first and fourth lens groups with positive refractive power, a second and third lens groups with negative refractive power. The...
Surveillance system with radio-wave camera
Surveillance system for detecting the position, movement, nature of one or more objects and even communicate with it, that is adaptive to any extent and...
Apparatus and method for evaluating tire self-cleaning capability
An apparatus and method for evaluating the ability of a tire to clean its tread is provided. For example, an apparatus (100) and method for evaluating the...
One or more systems, devices, and/or methods for providing navigation-related functions, such as map display, are disclosed. For example, a method may include...
Electronic automatically adjusting bidet with visual object recognition
An electronic bidet system that uses one or more internal cameras to capture one or more images or video of a user as he or she sits on the bidet prior to use....
A steering bar engageable with and removable from a steering mode transmission in a camera dolly or pedestal. The steering bar has a handle attached to an upper...
Three dimensional golf swing analyzer
An apparatus, system and method for golf swing analysis is described using a first microprocessor, a three-axis accelerometer that transmits linear acceleration...
Method and apparatus for real-time mechanical and dosimetric quality
assurance measurements in radiation therapy
A method and device for real-time mechanical and dosimetric quality assurance measurements in radiation therapy provides a unified measurement of mechanical...
Visualization device and holder for use with a tracheal tube
The present disclosure describes systems and methods that utilize a tracheal tube with an integral visualization device, such as a camera. The tracheal tube...
Systems and methods for the electric field-controlled anesthetizing of
A system and method to induce fish anesthetizing or narcosis is described that induces a potential field across the body of a laboratory fish having a pair of...
Holder for video cameras
Lens for camera