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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...
Camera cursor system
An apparatus and method for controlling a portable device are provided. The method includes a method for controlling a portable device, the method including...
Recognizing user intent in motion capture system
Techniques for facilitating interaction with an application in a motion capture system allow a person to easily begin interacting without manual setup. A depth...
Multi-function attachment for a mobile computer
A multi-function attachment for a mobile computer which includes a rotatable and vertically adjustable horizontal arm incorporating a scanner, lighting devices,...
Waveform shaping interface
A method and system of facilitating development of fluids having a variety of elemental compositions are disclosed. A graphical user interface allows user...
System and method of operation for remotely operated vehicles with
superimposed 3D imagery
The present invention provides a system and method of utilizing superimposed 3D imagery for remotely operated vehicles, namely 3D, reconstructed images of the...
Markerless geometric registration of multiple projectors on extruded
surfaces using an uncalibrated camera
A method for registering multiple projectors on a vertically extruded three dimensional display surface with a known aspect ratio includes recovering both the...
Universal adjustable lens adapter
A universal adjustable lens adapter and rig system for smartphones, or similar electronic devices, that is modular in nature. The universal adjustable lens...
Personal camera accessory system
A case or support accessory system for a camera device, such a photo or video personal camera, that includes a base constructed to removably cooperate with the...
A camera apparatus includes a camera unit that is provided with a camera lens, a camera body that rotatably holds the camera unit, and a rotating mechanism that...
Focus control for PTZ cameras
Systems and methods for focus control in a pan-tilt-zoom (PTZ) camera system are described herein. An example of a method described herein includes identifying...
Zoom lens, camera, and portable information device
A zoom lens includes, in order from an object side, a first lens unit having a positive refractive power, a second lens unit having a negative refractive power,...
Removable optical devices for mobile electronic devices
Some embodiments disclosed herein relate to an optical device with one or more optical components (e.g., lenses) attached to a retainer portion or clip. The...
3D time-of-light camera and method
The present invention relates to a 3D time-of-flight camera for acquiring information about a scene, in particular for acquiring depth images of a scene,...
Camera-supported movement detection for movement compensation in real time
in magnetic resonance imaging
The invention relates to a method for compensating patient movements in MRI scans in real time and to a device suitable for carrying out said method. The method...
Glass bottle inspection apparatus and method
The present invention relates to a glass bottle inspection apparatus which can detect a defect at a specific location such as a bottle-mouth portion of a glass...
Method and device for the automatic inspection of a cable spool
Method for detecting and evaluating the protrusions that appear on cords coming from a twisting/rubberizing process, by the digital processing of the image of a...
Lane monitoring method and lane monitoring system for a vehicle
A lane monitoring method for a vehicle includes: detecting a lane of the vehicle with the aid of a camera of the vehicle; recording driving status measuring...
An in-vehicle camera is provided which has a case and a lens, and which is attached in a vehicle interior so that the lens is exposed at a top face of the case...
Vision system for a vehicle
A vision system for a vehicle includes a mirror mounting button attached at a first location at an in-cabin surface of a windshield and an attachment member...
Docking system for a tele-presence robot
A remote controlled robot system that includes a mobile robot with a robot camera and a battery plug module, and a remote control station that transmits...
Wire guides and anchors for endoscopy
A wire guide system is provided for use during a endoscopic surgical procedures. The wire guide system includes a cylindrical shaft having a hollow chamber...
System and method for iris data acquisition for biometric identification
A system and related method for acquiring high quality images of the iris of an unconstrained subject comprising a camera; a controllable focusing component; a...
Stereoscopic visualization system
Apparatus for presenting a stereoscopic image to a viewer, the apparatus including an endoscope; and a stereoscopic video camera optically connected to the...
Lens for camera
Lens for camera