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Method and system for opportunistically automatically stopping an engine
of a vehicle
Methods and systems for stopping and starting an engine automatically are presented. In one example, a method inhibits automatic engine stopping in response to...
Automated dried blood spot system and method
Apparatus, methods and systems having first and second imaging stations for processing a specimen collection slide having a specimen adsorbed there-through. The...
Automated transfer mechanism for microbial detection apparatus
The present invention is directed to a method and automated transfer means for transferring a container within an apparatus. The apparatus of the present...
Systems and methods for mimicking a leading vehicle
Systems and methods use cameras to provide autonomous navigation features. In one implementation, a driver assist navigation system is provided for a primary...
Vehicle camera assembly
A vehicle camera assembly includes a pedestal, a bracket, a camera and an emblem. The pedestal has an interior surface and an exterior surface with a lens...
Vehicle mirror assembly
A vehicle mirror assembly includes a vehicle attachment member, a mirror housing, a mirror and a camera. The vehicle attachment member is configured for...
Vehicular camera and method for periodic calibration of vehicular camera
In a first aspect, the invention is directed to a vehicular camera and a method for calibrating the camera after it has been installed in a vehicle. In...
Computer-readable storage medium having information processing program
stored therein, information processing...
In order to attain the object described above, a game apparatus is able to use display means and coordinate input means such as a touch panel, and positions a...
Game system, game apparatus, storage medium having game program stored
therein, and image generation method
An example game system includes a game apparatus and a terminal device capable of communicating with the game apparatus. The terminal device transmits a pickup...
Intra-oral scanner for digital impression and real-time reconstruction
system for inner surface topographic...
The present invention relates to medical devices and provides an intra-oral scanner for a digital impression. The intra-oral scanner has a window for limiting...
Methods, systems and devices for three dimensional input and control
methods and systems based thereon
A Robotic control system has a wand, which emits multiple narrow beams of light, which fall on a light sensor array, or with a camera, a surface, defining the...
X-ray imaging apparatus and control method thereof
An X-ray imaging apparatus and control method thereof precisely designates an imaging region and reduces user fatigue by designating a segmentation imaging...
Enhanced system and method for assessment of disequilibrium, balance and
A system and method for providing therapy and assessment utilizing vibrotactile feedback is disclosed. Such treatment is useful for the assessment and treatment...
Spray boom height control system
A boom sprayer and method of adjusting a boom assembly. A camera is attached to the boom assembly and aimed forward of the boom sprayer. The camera collects...
Body cap for a camera
Surveillance camera mount
Digital camera with a graphical user interface
System for detecting vehicle noise and method
A system to detect excessive noise is provided to monitor sources, such as cars, that produce levels of noise above a certain threshold predetermined by local...
Calibration device, range-finding system including the calibration device
and stereo camera, and vehicle...
A calibration device for calibrating ranges obtained by a range-finding system includes an image acquisition unit to receive inputs of two reference images...
Methods and devices for generating a stereoscopic image
Methods and devices for generating a stereoscopic image are described. In one aspect, the electronic device includes a first camera for generating first camera...
Real-time monocular visual odometry
Systems and methods are disclosed for multithreaded visual odometry by acquired with a single camera on-board a vehicle; using 2D-3D correspondences for...
Methods and apparatus for imaging of occluded objects from scattered light
In exemplary implementations of this invention, a 3D range camera "looks around a corner" to image a hidden object, using light that has bounced (reflected) off...
Transition control in a videoconference
A method for transition control in a videoconference comprises receiving a plurality of video streams from a plurality of cameras, displaying a first video...
Advanced noise reduction in digital cameras
A noise reduction apparatus for digital cameras is presented that includes groups of one or more connected non-linear filter units. Each of the filter unit...
Image capture using infrared and visible spectrum light
A device (e.g., an image capture device, or camera) includes a sensor and a filtering apparatus. Incident light received by the device includes visible spectrum...
Method for dual recording shooting and electronic device thereof
A method and an apparatus for dual recording shooting in an electronic device including a dual camera are provided. The method includes acquiring a first...
Terminal apparatus for combining images from two different cameras based
on detected sound
A terminal apparatus including a display unit disposed on a case and is configured to display an image; a first camera disposed on a surface on which the...
Method and apparatus for cooperative recording
A method, system, and article of manufacture that allows amateur camera operators to share video and audio with other amateur camera operators at the same event...
Automatic exposure with digital gain optimized for noise reduction
A camera generally including a sensor and an auto-exposure circuit is disclosed. The sensor may be configured to generate a digital signal in response to an...
Multi-function control illumination device
A multi-function control illumination device has a synchronization separator, a parameter setting device, a light emitting device, and a video processor. The...
Interchangeable-lens camera, and viewfinder display method
The information about an interchangeable lens is acquired, and the size of an image capture range, which is the range corresponding to a capture image in an...
Non-uniform correction illumination pattern
An example system in accordance with aspects of the present disclosure includes a controller and a camera communicatively coupled to the controller to capture...
Image distortion correction in scaling circuit
Techniques relating to correction of image distortion caused by movement of a camera unit during image capture. In one embodiment, an apparatus may include a...
Image-stabilization apparatus and camera
An image-stabilization apparatus is provided that includes an image stabilizer and a status-determining processor. The image stabilizer counterbalances a camera...
Methods and devices for controlling camera image capture
Methods and devices for controlling the number of consecutive images captured in a burst operating mode are described. In one example embodiment, the present...
Imaging device for performing processing of image data on the basis of
A digital camera includes a CCD image sensor that produces a plurality of sets of image data by continuously capturing a subject, a controller that sets the...
Device for assisting focusing of a camera
A device assists focusing of a camera that is equipped with a manual focus-adjusting unit and that provides digital image contents, such as a smart camera. The...
Camera module having first and second imaging optical system controlled in
relation to imaging modes and...
According to one embodiment, in a first imaging mode, an imaging mode control unit allows a second imaging optical system to function in an optical path between...
Camera module configured to prevent introduction of foreign objects and to
prevent irregularly reflected light...
There is provided a camera module including: a lens barrel including at least one lens disposed along an optical axis; a housing in which the lens barrel is...
A camera module is provided, the camera module including a PCB (Printed Circuit Board) mounted with an image sensor; a holder member mounted on the PCB, a lens...
Camera system, video processing apparatus, and camera apparatus
Disclosed herein is a camera system including, a camera apparatus having, an image sensor, a correction section, a first transmission processing section, and a...
Facial cues as commands
Information regarding facial cues may be received. Such information may associated each facial cue with a responsive action. Images (e.g., photo, video) of an...
Protected media stream source
A media stream source protection system in which a media stream is passed through a gatekeeper before being used by any other software or hardware within the...
Methods and arrangements for error correction in decoding data from an
Embodiments may communicate via an electromagnetic radiator, or light source, that can be amplitude modulated such as light emitting diode lighting via...
Camera module including flip chip image sensor
Various embodiments are directed to a camera module, image sensor die, and methods for manufacturing the same. The image sensor die comprises a thinned wafer...
Solid-state image sensor and camera
A solid-state image sensor includes a structure having a semiconductor layer in which a plurality of photoelectric converters are arranged, a light blocking...
Solid-state image sensor and camera
An image sensor including a first semiconductor region of a first conductivity type that is arranged in a substrate, a second semiconductor region of a second...
Non-static 3D map views
Some embodiments provide a mapping application for generating views of a three-dimensional (3D) map. The mapping application includes a geographic data module...