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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...
System and method for projection and binarization of coded light patterns
In a time-multiplexed structured (coded) light camera, the coded light patterns are formed by means of an array of laser sources, and binarizations of the light...
Methods for interfacing with an interactive application using a controller
with an integrated camera
A method for determining a position of a controller in a three-dimensional space is disclosed. One method includes an operation to calibrate a computer program...
System and method for embedding stereo imagery
A method for embedding stereo imagery includes (a) transforming a foreground stereo image, extracted from a source stereo image captured by a first stereo...
Method for monitoring a traffic stream and a traffic monitoring device
A traffic monitoring device may comprise a radar and a camera, the radar having a radar field of view extending around a radar central axis and the camera...
Display system that displays augmented reality image of posted data icons
on captured image for vehicle-mounted...
A mobile apparatus obtains a posted data set of a social networking service. The mobile apparatus generates an augmented reality image by superimposing, on a...
Multi-dimensional virtual beam detection for video analytics
Video analytics is used to track an object of interest represented in video data representing the field of view of a scene observed by a video camera. A...
Color detector for vehicle
A color detector for a vehicle that detects a color of an external image by receiving predetermined image data from a camera photographing the external image of...
Solid-state imaging element and camera system
A solid-state imaging element that includes a plurality of semiconductor layers stacked, a plurality of stack-connecting parts for electrically connecting the...
Array augmented parallax image enhancement system and method
An array augmented parallax image enhancement system and method is used for creating an artificially large depth of field behind images of detritus, or...
Systems and methods for transmitting and receiving array camera image data
Systems and methods for transmitting and receiving image data captured by an imager array including a plurality of focal planes are described. One embodiment of...
Zoom related methods and apparatus
Methods and apparatus for performing zoom in and zoom out operations are described using multiple optical chains in a camera device. At least one optical chain...
Recording operation control device for camera
A recording operation control device for a camera, which can perform time-lapse photography at a predetermined time interval, comprises an external memory...
Integrated internet camera system and method
An Internet direct device comprises an imaging system to capture at least one of audio, still images and video images, and a microprocessor. The microprocessor...
Semiconductor and optoelectronic devices
A camera system including, a first image sensor array and a second image sensor array wherein the first image sensor array is designed for a first focal plane...
A camera module includes an image sensor IC, a resin multilayer board including thermoplastic resin layers stacked in a direction perpendicular or substantially...
There is provided a camera module including: a lens barrel including at least one lens disposed on an optical axis; a housing having the lens barrel disposed...
Camera body, lens barrel and lens-interchangeable camera
A camera body includes a body-side bayonet lug, wherein a lens-side bayonet lug of a lens barrel is positioned immediately behind the body-side bayonet lug when...
Super light field lens with focus control and non spherical lenslet arrays
Light field imaging systems, and in particular light field lenses that can be mated with a variety of conventional cameras (e.g., digital or photographic/film,...
Thin plenoptic cameras using microspheres
Methods and apparatus for capturing and rendering high-quality photographs using relatively small, thin plenoptic cameras. Plenoptic camera technology, in...
A camera module includes an image sensor, a circuit board, and a stiffener. The stiffener is located one side of the circuit board and includes a bottom plate...
Exemplary embodiments of a camera module are proposed, the camera module including a PCB (Printed Circuit Board) mounted with an image sensor, a base installed...
Here is disclosed a video camera for capturing a video image from a participant's point of view. The video camera is mountable in the participant's mouth by the...
Digital camera having image processor and printer
A digital camera is provided having an image sensor for imaging a scene, a processor for processing the imaged scene in accordance with a programmable scene...
Overlaying data in an augmented reality user interface
Disclosed are various embodiments for overlaying data in an augmented reality user interface. A camera associated with a mobile device is accessed and...
Intuitive computing methods and systems
A smart phone senses audio, imagery, and/or other stimulus from a user's environment, and acts autonomously to fulfill inferred or anticipated user desires. In...
Case for mobile communication device with flash and camera controls
A mobile device case is formed with a hollow case housing for receiving a mobile device and controlling a mobile device camera therein. The mobile device...
Video recording method and video recording device
A video recording device including: a format control section defining a video file record to produce a file via a format defined having a BDMV directory and at...
Distracted browsing modes
Approaches to enable a computing device, such as a phone or tablet computer, to determine when a user viewing the content is being distracted or is generally...
System and method for video monitoring of restricted areas below bucket
trucks, lineworkers on power...
A method and system (10) are provided for monitoring a restricted area (12) below a temporarily elevated worker (14) working on an elevated power transmission...
Image reproduction apparatus and image reproduction method
An object of this invention is to simplify an operation of reproducing, on a single window, pieces of image information of different image capturing apparatuses...
Information presentation device, digital camera, head mount display,
projector, information presentation method...
A digital camera functioning as an information presentation device is provided with a CG superimposition unit 17 which functions so that a virtual object is...
System and methods for displaying virtual space including a silhouette
There is generated a display image of a state in which a three-dimensional virtual space, including a first model and a second model to which a predetermined...
Refining facial animation models
A system includes a computing device that includes a memory configured to store instructions. The computing device also includes a processor configured to...
Method and system for recovery of 3D scene structure and camera motion
from a video sequence
An improved method and a system are disclosed for recovering a three-dimensional (3D) scene structure from a plurality of two-dimensional (2D) image frames...
System for viewing contents in a burial vault
An improved burial vault of the type having a stationary portion including a floor panel, a pair of side panels extending upwardly from the floor panel of the...
Method and apparatus for movement estimation
A method for estimating movement of a mobile device includes: obtaining images from a camera communicatively coupled to a processor of the mobile device;...
Image sensor read window adjustment for multi-camera array tolerance
Multiple cameras are arranged in an array at a pitch, roll, and yaw that allow the cameras to have adjacent fields of view such that each camera is pointed...
Systems and methods for improving video stutter in high resolution
Systems and methods for improving video stutter in high resolution progressive video captured with fast exposure times. In a first approach, digital video is...
Vending kiosk user interface systems and methods
An exemplary method includes a computer-implemented vending kiosk user interface system 1) receiving a camera image captured by a mobile device, the camera...
System and method for detecting target rectangles in an image
A system and method for detecting target rectangles in an image acquired from a camera or computer file in which average pixel values from small horizontal and...
Theme park photograph tracking and retrieval system for park visitors and
A photography database is configured to interface with at least one camera and includes a memory to store pictures of distinct bar codes and of theme park...
Methods and systems for verifying ownership of a physical work or
facilitating access to an electronic resource...
A method and system for allowing owners of a physical work, such as a book, to purchase an electronic version of the work by validating their ownership of the...
Automatic selection of digital images from a multi-sourced collection of
Described herein are techniques related to automatic selection of one or more digital images from a set of digital images collected from multiple image sources,...
Fishing analysis based on geographical location
Example techniques are disclosed for leveraging outdoor data. For example, an analysis engine can be trained based on fishing reports or hunting reports to...
Position aware gestures with visual feedback as input method
A gesture based user interface is provided for a user to interact with a device in order to operate and control the device through detection of gestures and...
Optical surface using a reflected image for determining three-dimensional
A touch screen system including a reflective display surface, a camera mounted so as to capture an image of (i) the reflective display surface, (ii) a pointer...
Smartpad split screen
A multi-display device is adapted to be dockable or otherwise associatable with an additional device. In accordance with one exemplary embodiment, the...
Method and apparatus for dynamic signage using a painted surface display
A method and apparatus for generating dynamic signage using a painted surface display system is described. The method may include capturing image data with at...