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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...
Interchangeable lens, camera body and camera system
An interchangeable lens that can be fitted to and removed from a camera body, includes: an optical characteristic storage unit that stores information relating...
Infrared camera calibration techniques
Various techniques are disclosed for testing and/or calibrating infrared imaging modules. For example, a method of calibrating an infrared imaging module may...
Overlay non-video content on a mobile device
Methods, systems, and devices are described for presenting non-video content through a mobile device that uses a video camera to track a video on another...
Systems and methods for lens characterization
Methods and systems for analyzing camera lenses and presenting information regarding camera lenses performance are described. An interactive user interface is...
Camera and method of controlling operation of same
An image of a subject formed optically by a objective lens (concave lens) and an eyepiece lens can be seen by a pupil. A light shielding plate is provided in...
Systems and methods for push-button slow motion
Imaging systems can often gather higher quality information about a field of view than the unaided human eye. For example, telescopes may magnify very distant...
Camera and method for recording image files
A camera according to the present invention comprises: an imaging section converting an object image into image data; a storage section storing still image data...
Automatic real-time composition feedback for still and video cameras
An image capturing device includes an image sensing device, a processor, and a memory. Using this, the device can determine a plurality of image-based...
Device for sending image data from camera to CCTV network
An integrated Internet camera includes, an infrared sensor, an optical system for forming an image on the infrared sensor and lenses formed from infrared...
Video capture system including two independent image sensors
An in-vehicle video system comprising a forward-looking video camera system that includes two independent image sensors and associated digital signal processors...
Camera lens structures and display structures for electronic devices
A camera may be mounted under a display in an electronic device. The display may include a polarizer layer, a color filter layer, and a thin-film-transistor...
Solid-state image sensor and camera
A solid-state image sensor, comprising an image sensor chip including a pixel region where a plurality of pixels are arranged and a peripheral region arranged...
Camera module with magnetic shielding and method of manufacture
A method for manufacturing camera modules for use in portable electronic devices, such as mobile phones, is provided. More specifically, in camera modules...
Camera for mounting
A camera includes a housing, a digital video recorder, a camera lens, buttons, at least one port, a battery compartment, a holder for a removable storage...
Balanced modular camera mount apparatus and method of use
A balanced, modular camera mounting apparatus providing near hands free support and positioning of a mounted camera with infinite adjustment capability. The...
Transmission device, video signal transmission method for transmission
device, reception device, and video...
Methods and systems for allowing a contents list of a video camera recorder to be smoothly displayed on a television receiver and improve the performance of a...
Camera with linked parallel processor cores
A camera with a CMOS image sensor, an image sensor interface for receiving data from the CMOS image sensor and multiple processing units interconnected with...