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Tactical vision system
A system comprising at least a wearable control unit, a camera apparatus and a wearable vision apparatus. The wearable control unit may receive information from...
Method and system for metadata extraction from master-slave cameras
An embodiment of the present invention includes a master camera that may record master metadata regarding an object of interest and communicate the master...
Image capturing system, camera control device for use therein, image
capturing method, camera control method,...
Each camera comprises an image generation unit for generating an image by capturing the image, a moving object detection unit for detecting a moving object from...
Interactive and shared surfaces
The interactive and shared surface technique described herein employs hardware that can project on any surface, capture color video of that surface, and get...
Solid-state imaging device, method of driving same, and camera apparatus
having dummy pixel
A solid-state imaging device of a three-transistor pixel configuration having no selection transistor has a problem of a non-selection hot carrier white point,...
An omnidirectional camera having a camera for acquiring a digital image, an image data processing device for compressing a signal output from the camera and an...
Projecting an image of a real object
In some examples, a projection capture system comprises a controller, a camera operatively connected to the controller for capturing images of an object on a...
Camera device and projector device having protective lens
A camera device includes a lens module and a birefringent sapphire lens. The sapphire lens is coupled to the lens module as a light window to protect the lens...
Image generation apparatus and image generation method
Methods and apparatus provide for generating a component image in which, with images picked up using a front side camera and a rear side camera built in...
Wearable information system having at least one camera
The invention is related to a wearable information system having at least one camera, the information system operable to have a low-power mode and a high power...
Electronic device and method for image data processing
An electronic device for processing image data including a camera module configured to obtain the image data. The electronic device also including a control...
Removing unwanted objects from photographed image
A device and method for processing an image in a device having a camera is disclosed. A motion vector of an unwanted object in preview frames of the desired...
Method for obtaining video content from cameras which relates to a user of
a communication device, and...
A method is dedicated to the obtaining of video recordings related to a user who has a communication device (EC) capable of connecting to a wireless...
Imaging apparatus with display and image display apparatus
A digital camera is provided with a vertically long camera body having an approximately rectangular solid shape. An LCD panel provided in a rear surface of the...
Display control for a camera
A camera according to the present invention comprises an operation member provided on an outer periphery of a photographing lens of the camera, a mode...
System for determining a lens position
A system for determining lens position includes a first sensor component disposed on a stationary housing of a camera. A second sensor component is disposed on...
Information processing system, information processing apparatus and method
The present invention relates to an information processing apparatus by which image data can be downloaded simply. A video camera 11 receives thumbnail images...
The present invention relates to a camera module, the module including: a PCB; an image sensor mounted on the PCB and formed with an image pickup device; a base...
Camera module having a sealing member
A camera module is provided. The camera module includes: a printed circuit board on which an image sensor is to be mounted; a base arranged on an upper side of...
Flash optimization for camera devices
Various embodiments include a camera system. The camera system can receive a command to photograph an environment utilizing a camera. The camera system can...
Camera module having two lens modules
A camera module can include a lens housing, an imaging unit and a driving motor. The lens housing can include a first lens module, a second lens module and a...
Optical image stabilization compensations
Some embodiments include an optical image stabilization system. The optical image stabilization system includes a sensor. The sensor is configured for measuring...
Displacement monitoring system having vibration cancellation capabilities
Techniques for vision-based sensing of structural displacement of an object, are disclosed. An example system includes digital video cameras adapted to generate...
Method and system for stabilizing and streaming first person perspective
It is possible to capture video information using one or more body mounted cameras, to transmit that information over a wireless communication channel, and to...
Video call handling
Solutions for facilitating enhanced video calling functionality. Embodiments include functionality for handling video calling through a communications hub....
System and method for controlling a display of a mobile device
A method and system are provided for controlling the display of an mobile device by: capturing an image using a camera device of the mobile device, the camera...
Unified optimization method for end-to-end camera image processing for
translating a sensor captured image to a...
A computer implemented method of determining a latent image from an observed image is disclosed. The method comprises implementing a plurality of image...
Display apparatus, mobile apparatus, system and setting controlling method
for connection thereof
Disclosed are a display apparatus, a mobile apparatus, a system including the same, and a connection control method thereof. The display apparatus includes: a...
Camera hidden in ID card holder
A surveillance system comprising an electronic identity card holder 100 and corresponding identity card 170. The card holder 100 comprises a slot 150 for...
Security arrangement and method therfor
The present invention relates to a security arrangement (1) comprising: a housing (2); a sensor arrangement (3) arranged in said housing; a camera device (4)...
System and method for augmented reality gaming
Disclosed is a method for enabling an augmented reality interaction system and a mobile device to overlay a virtual 3D component over a physical 3D component...
3D position estimation of objects from a monocular camera using a set of
known 3D points on an underlying surface
An example method may include determining a three-dimensional (3D) location of a plurality of reference points in an environment, receiving a two-dimensional...
Methods and devices for selecting objects in images
Methods and devices for selecting objects in images are described. In one example aspect, a method includes: receiving stereoscopic image data, the stereoscopic...
Determining time-of-fight measurement parameters
In a system that monitors the positions and movements of objects within an environment, a depth camera may be configured to produce depth images based on...
Method and apparatus for determining camera location information and/or
camera pose information according to a...
An approach is provided for processing and/or facilitating a processing of one or more images to determine camera location information, camera pose information,...
Adjusting motion capture based on the distance between tracked objects
The technology disclosed relates to adjusting the monitored field of view of a camera and/or a view of a virtual scene from a point of view of a virtual camera...
Image acquisition and management using a reference image
A reference image of one or more objects is displayed on the display of a mobile device in a manner that allows a user of the mobile device to simultaneously...
Information broadcast using color space encoded image
Embodiments of the present disclosure can include systems, methods, and non-transitory computer program products for using color space encoded images to perform...
Automatically computing emotions aroused from images through shape
Shape features in natural images influence emotions aroused in human beings. An in-depth statistical analysis helps to understand the relationship between...
On-road stereo visual odometry without explicit pose determinations
A method determines motion between first and second coordinate systems by first extracting first and second sets of keypoints from first and second images...
Road environment recognizing apparatus
A road environment recognizing apparatus includes an edge image generator, a first area extractor, and an object recognizer. The edge image generating unit...
Vehicle vision system with trailer angle detection
A vehicular vision system includes at least one camera and an image processor. The camera is disposed at a vehicle and has an exterior field of view rearward of...
Finger vein authentication system
Provided is a finger vein authentication which recognizes, compares and distinguishes a user's finger vein at low capacity/high speed through a method for...
Method and apparatus for performing security control by using captured
A method for performing security control includes selectively controlling at least one camera module of an electronic device to capture at least one image and...
System and method for user input
A medical diagnostic imaging system comprises a user interface comprising at least one physical control. The system also comprises a camera positioned to view...
System and method for autonomous valet parking using plenoptic cameras
Exemplary embodiments provide systems and methods for autonomously valet parking a vehicle based on images obtained from a plurality of plenoptic (light field)...
Two-channel reflector based single-lens 2D/3D camera with disparity and
convergence angle control
A single-lens two-channel reflector provides the capability to switch between two-dimensional and three-dimensional imaging. The reflector includes displaceable...
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...
Folded camera lens systems
A folded lens system may include multiple lenses with refractive power and a light path folding element. Light entering the camera through lens(es) on a first...
Optical image capturing system
A five-piece optical lens for capturing image and a five-piece optical module for capturing image, along the optical axis in order from an object side to an...