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Imaging apparatus including a wireless communication apparatus, and camera
An imaging apparatus, which is capable of performing wireless communication with a light emitting apparatus via a wireless communication unit using a radio...
Extending sensor dynamic range by use of a photochromic filter
A system and method for enhanced conditioning light so a camera can capture images from it in a variety of brightness ranges is presented. A camera has an...
Camera lens module
A camera lens module in which an optical system is configured to include five sheets of lenses is provided. In the camera lens module, first, second, third,...
Method of and device for capturing 3D data of one or more airborne
Disclosed is a method of capturing 3D data of one or more airborne. At least one image of the one or more airborne particles is taken by a plenoptic camera of...
Detecting method and detecting device
The detecting method and detecting device provided in the present disclosure is used for detecting an array substrate, including: scanning a defect on the array...
Short-wave infrared super-continuum lasers for detecting counterfeit or
illicit drugs and pharmaceutical...
A system and method for using near-infrared or short-wave infrared (SWIR) light sources for identification of counterfeit drugs may perform spectroscopy using a...
Image capturing device and image capturing method
The present invention is applied for an image capturing device having a light source and a camera that captures an image of a measurement subject placed in an...
Measuring device and processing system using same
A measuring device is configured to measure a height of a mold. The measuring device includes a laser generator, a raster, a camera module, and a controller....
Coordinate measurement machine with distance meter and camera to determine
dimensions within camera images
An articulated arm coordinate measurement machine (AACMM) that includes a noncontact 3D measurement device, position transducers, a camera, and a processor...
Unmanned aerial vehicle for monitoring infrastructure assets
An unmanned aerial vehicle and associated methods for inspecting infrastructure assets includes a multirotor, electrically driven helicopter apparatus and power...
Method for the induction brazing of parts having complex shapes, and
single or multiple brazing station for...
A method for brazing parts having complex profiles, while enabling reproducible implementation conditions to be defined. The method adjusts a heat cycle during...
Sigils for use with apparel
Apparel is disclosed that can be worn to assist an interactive game in tracking the movement of the wearer. More particularly, the apparel may include one or...
Motionless adaptive stereoscopic scene capture with tuneable liquid
crystal lenses and stereoscopic...
A motionless adaptive focus stereoscopic scene capture apparatus employing tunable liquid crystal lenses is provided. The apparatus includes at least two image...
Image processing system having an additional piece of scale information to
be processed together with the image...
The invention relates to an image processing system, containing an optical digital camera (1) having means (4) that produce information representative of a...
Camera mount for headrest
Flash for camera
Tree-branch shaped scouting camera
Compact video camera for pistol
Infrared camera in the shape of a gun
Method and system for enhancing three dimensional face modeling using
The present invention is a system and method for modeling faces from images captured from a single or a plurality of image capturing systems at different times....
Image pickup optical lens assembly
An image pickup optical lens assembly, sequentially arranged from an object side to an image side along an optical axis, comprising: the first lens element with...
Apparatus for manufacturing camera module
Disclosed herein is an apparatus for manufacturing a camera module, the apparatus including: a base jig holding a PCB from below; a bonding head picking up an...
Wireless speaker and wireless speaker system thereof
Disclosed is a wireless speaker having a structure with the outer cover. The outer cover can be easily detached from the speaker body, facilitating user's...
Method and apparatus for providing camera calibration
A method for providing a camera calibration includes recovering geometric information from a single rectangular image, obtaining intrinsic and extrinsic...
3D video shooting control system, 3D video shooting control method and
The present invention provides a 3D video shooting control system which controls the position and direction of a pair of imaging devices in order to obtain a...
Estimation of defocused reflectance maps for the robust determination of
"shape from focus" in microscopic images
Method for compensating illumination deficiencies in microscopic "shape from focus (SFF)", wherein firstly the reflectance of the scene is estimated by way of a...
Time synchronization apparatus and method
Provided are a time synchronization apparatus and method for a network camera and a network video recorder (NVR) connected to the network camera. The apparatus...
Light parameter measurement method and device, screen adjustment method
and electronic device
A method and device for light parameter measurement, a method for screen adjustment and an electronic device are provided. A current image parameter...
Camera-based inertial sensor alignment for PND
An apparatus and method to enhance dead-reckoning navigation using inertial sensor measurements based on images from a camera are disclosed. A camera build into...
Determining camera position for a photograph having a displaced center of
An image depicting an object has a center that is not on an optical axis of a camera used to capture the image. The image is on an image plane, and the object...
Imaging through a display screen
The described implementations relate to enhancement images, such as in videoconferencing scenarios. One system includes a poriferous display screen having...
Telepresence communications system and method
The sharing an image of a local participant in a group with at least one other participant in that group commences by establishing, for that local participant,...
Memory-enhanced image sensor
An image sensor IC may have a non-volatile memory for several functions. The functions may include storing control parameters for a camera autofocus module,...
Solid-state imaging device and camera
A solid-state imaging device which includes a plurality of pixels in an arrangement, each of the pixels including a photoelectric conversion element, pixel...
Solid-state imaging element, method of driving the same, and camera system
Provided is a solid-state imaging element including pixel signal read lines, and a pixel signal reading unit for reading pixel signals from a pixel unit via the...
System and method for generating three dimensional presentations
A virtual three-dimensional presentation in accordance with the present invention includes three stereoscopic layers, a stereoscopic background layer, a...
Luminance based image capturing methods and apparatus
In embodiments, apparatuses, methods and storage media are described that are associated with content distribution. In embodiments, one or more frames may be...
Fast gating photosurface
An embodiment of the invention provides a camera comprising a photosurface having a substrate comprising photopixels and associated storage pixels and a...
Line-of-sight tracking system and method
A display system includes a line-of-sight tracking camera to detect an eyeball of a driver, first and second stereo cameras, a controlling unit, and a storing...
Method and system for dynamic information display using optical data
A computing device can capture optical data using optical sensors. In some embodiments, the optical sensors can include front-facing light sensors, image...
Imaging system and method of autofocusing the same
Provided is an imaging system and a method of autofocusing the same. The imaging system includes a camera array including a plurality of cameras to image an...
Focus adjustment unit and camera system
A focus adjustment unit according to the present invention has an imaging section configured to generate an image signal by forming and capturing an optical...
Back focus adjusting module and camera with the back focus adjusting
The invention concerns a Back focus adjusting module (3) for a camera comprising a supporting structure (6), a linear actuator (11) with a motor (10), a gear...
Imaging apparatus and interchangeable lens
A camera includes a ferromagnetic member, which is formed of a ferromagnetic material into one of a plate shape and a film shape, and arranged between a coil...
Feedback and manual remote control system and method for automatic video
Feedback devices to keep a person being filmed, photographed, or otherwise recorded automatically by a recording system or automated camera pointing or similar...
System and method for improved video motion control
Systems and methods for creating a motion control photography set are disclosed. One embodiment includes a master control that receives control signals for a...