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Water surface visualization during a simulation
Water surface visualization during a simulation is disclosed. Elevation data that identifies an elevation of a water surface is accessed. Based on the elevation...
Detection and tracking of moving objects
A system and computer program product for performing visual surveillance of one or more moving objects include registering one or more images captured by one or...
Systems and methods for measuring depth in the presence of occlusions
using a subset of images
Systems in accordance with embodiments of the invention can perform parallax detection and correction in images captured using array cameras. Due to the...
Raster scanning for depth detection
Techniques are provided for determining distance to an object in a depth camera's field of view. The techniques may include raster scanning light over the...
Systems and methods for efficient 3D tracking of weakly textured planar
surfaces for augmented reality applications
The present system provides an on the fly simple to complex 6DOF registration approach using the direct method. On the fly means it does not require training...
Apparatus and method for calibrating depth image based on relationship
between depth sensor and color camera
Disclosed is a method of calibrating a depth image based on a relationship between a depth sensor and a color camera, and an apparatus for calibrating a depth...
Detecting encoded signals under adverse lighting conditions using adaptive
Signal detection adaptable to accommodate various lighting conditions, and to embedding signals according to anticipated lighting conditions likely to be...
Image-driven view management for annotations
A mobile device uses an image-driven view management approach for annotating images in real-time. An image-based layout process used by the mobile device...
Extracting multiple facial photos from a video clip
Extracting an optimal subset of facial photographs includes obtaining an initial set of facial photographs, removing from the initial set photographs any...
Pose estimation based on peripheral information
A method for estimating camera pose includes: obtaining an image of a location captured via a camera, where the image includes a target object and edge line...
System, device, and method for detecting and locating wanted vehicles
A method, system, and device for analyzing images captured by a vehicle-based camera includes establishing a communication connection between a mobile...
Multiple resolution camera system for automated license plate recognition
and event recording
An in-car multiple-resolution camera system for first responder vehicles includes a high-resolution camera imager for capturing images in high resolution and...
Digital camera system
A digital camera system capable of operating by detecting a feature point, which has not been accomplished, in addition to ordinary functions of a conventional...
Audio file enabled synthetic barcode module
A coupon management system includes a synthetic barcode phone. The synthetic barcode phone comprises light management components and a controller. The light...
Internal signal diversion apparatus and method for mobile communication
A mobile communications device includes a display, a plurality of sources which may comprise at least one microphone and/or at least one camera, a wireless...
System and method for image selection of bundled objects
A bundled object image selection system includes an array of sensors configured to at least partially surround a bundle of objects, wherein the sensors are...
Determining which hand is holding a device
A computing device can obtain information about how the device is held, moved, and/or used by a hand of a user holding the device. The information can be...
Apparatus and method to detect coordinates in a penbased display device
An apparatus and method to detect coordinates in a pen-based display device are provided. In the apparatus, when an electronic pen is placed at a specific...
Arthroscope rotation mechanisms and methods of endoscopic rotation
A rotation mechanism (rotating device) that can be easily accessed by the surgeon's finger to rotate an endoscope or similar instrument. The rotation mechanism...
System and method for gathering video data related to operation of an
autonomous industrial vehicle
As an autonomously guided industrial vehicle travels through a facility images of the adjacent environment are acquired, by either a still camera or a video...
Camera integrated with direct and indirect flash units
A compact camera with a compact camera body integrated with a lens, a direct flash module and an indirect flash module. The direct flash unit includes a flash...
Integrated lens barrel
An integrated lens barrel for a miniature camera is disclosed. The lens barrel can include components such as a shutter, an autofocus mechanism, a zoom...
Super wide angle lens arrangement for infrared applications
More particularly, a wide-angle optical assembly for an IR camera is described, comprising a lens system consisting of an object-side lens (2) and an image-side...
Methods and apparatus for estimation of motion and size of
In exemplary implementations of this invention, a time of flight camera (ToF camera) can estimate the location, motion and size of a hidden moving object, even...
Vibrothermographic weld inspections
The present invention is related to a system and method of inspecting a weld. The weld to be inspected is subjected to a transient sonic excitation while the...
Laser receiver using a smart device
A smart device is disclosed which contains a digital camera with an active electronic viewscreen that displays the detected image, in which the camera can sense...
Method and system for thermally monitoring process for forming plastic
The present invention provides a method of measuring the placement of material forming a blow-molded plastic container after the container is released from a...
Automatic measurement of dimensional data with a laser tracker
Measuring with a system having retroreflector targets and a laser tracker includes storing a list of coordinates for three targets and at least one added point;...
Systems and methods for implementing a multi-segment braking profile for a
Systems and methods use cameras to provide autonomous navigation features. In one implementation, a driver assist navigation system may include at least one...
Ball with camera for reconnaissance or recreation and network for
operating the same
A ball-shaped camera thrown or projected into an airborne trajectory, and an image capture system with network devices collaborating for the purpose of...
Casino style game of chance apparatus
A casino style game apparatus preferably having a table layout for playing a roulette or roulette-like game without a roulette wheel. The preferred embodiment...
IP camera having repeater functions and method for setting the same
The present invention is to provide an IP camera having repeater functions, which includes an image-capturing module for capturing images, an image processor...
Wireless communication system, portable terminal, digital camera,
communication method, and computer-readable...
A generation unit generates the wireless network connection setting information from the first information based on the conversion rule. The encoding unit...
Method and system to provide a non-free digital event content from the
content provider to the computing device...
Disclosed is a method and system for providing the digital content of non-free event to viewers through mobile computing devices. The present invention collects...
Method and apparatus for high-speed calibration and rectification of a
A calibration and rectification method includes arranging a monitor vertically relative to the optical axis of the stereo camera; displaying 3D patterns,...
Camera module and image recording method
According to one embodiment, a camera module includes a first sub-camera module, a second sub-camera module, and an imaging circuit serving as a position...
Intelligent image surveillance system using network camera and method
An intelligent control system according to an exemplary embodiment of the present disclosure includes a plurality of network cameras to photograph a...
Camera module, photographing method, and electronic apparatus
According to one embodiment, a camera module has a first image sensor, a second image sensor and an image processing apparatus. The image processing apparatus...
Light sensitive, low height, and high dynamic range camera
A user device includes a dual array camera in which a first camera includes a first image sensor without a color filter array to capture luminance, and a second...
Imaging system with a single color image sensor for simultaneous
fluorescence and color video endoscopy
An endoscopic video system and method using a camera with a single color image sensor, for example a CCD color image sensor, for fluorescence and color imaging...
Portable self powered line mounted high speed camera system for overhead
electric power lines
A method of locating a fault on a power line conductor includes measuring a change in magnitude from a load current to a fault current with a first "C" loop...
Park guest-activated image capture system for theme parks and associated
An image capture system for a theme park includes fixed image capture areas spaced throughout the theme park. Each fixed image capture area includes at least...
Resilient remote surveillance system and method
A method, system, and medium are provided for remotely monitoring a surveillance area, including deploying a ruggedized, secure enclosure that includes a...
Internet protocol security camera connected light bulb/system
The present invention concerns an apparatus comprising an antenna module and a control module. The antenna module may be configured to connect and send data to...
Electro-scan integration into video pipe inspection vehicle
A camera based sewer evaluation vehicle has an electro-scan pipe defect detection system integrated therein. A cable and winch of the camera based system are...
Dual-axis image equalization in video conferencing
A video conferencing system is provided that reduces the perspective of an image captured by a video conferencing camera. The perspective is reduced in an image...
Systems and methods for array camera focal plane control
Systems and methods for controlling the parameters of groups of focal planes as focal plane groups in an array camera are described. One embodiment includes a...
Sensor-integrated chip for CCD camera
The present invention relates to a sensor-integrated chip for a CCD camera in which a CCD sensor, an H/V driver for driving the CCD sensor, and an ISP (Image...