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Augmented collaboration system
A method and apparatus for displaying information. A camera system generates video data for an object from a viewpoint of the camera system at a location of the...
Peripheral monitoring device for working machine
This invention includes: an obstacle detection unit 400 that detects obstacles present around the working machine, by use of an image acquired by a camera 13; a...
Method and apparatus for gain and level correction of multi-tap CCD
According to one aspect, embodiments herein provide a CCD sensor comprising a pixel array having a first segment configured to produce a first tap signal...
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...
Method and system for automatically capturing an object using a mobile
A method for identifying relevant information of an object using a mobile terminal that has a built-in camera, a processor, and memory for storing programs to...
Multi-dimensional inductive charger and applications thereof
A system and method for providing a multi-dimensional inductive charger. In accordance with an embodiment, the system comprises a base unit having one or more...
Waveguide-based energy converters, and energy conversion cells using same
A layered waveguide stack radiant energy converter array having a plurality of superposed waveguides, each waveguide having a core layer having a radiant energy...
Image pickup device, image pickup module, and camera
An image pickup device includes a transparent member, an image pickup element chip including a photodiode, and a fixing member arranged around the image pickup...
Media editing with multi-camera media clips
Some embodiments provide a media-editing application. The application displays a trackless composite display area for creating a composite presentation from...
Traffic management server and a traffic recording apparatus
A traffic management server that decreases traffic accidents and enhances post traffic accident resolution that includes a receiver that receives (i) first...
Security system for a building
A method of operating a security system (20) including a plurality of sensors (30) and cameras (34). The security system (20) includes a monitoring device (24)...
Systems and methods for capturing employee time for time and attendance
Systems and techniques to capture employee time for time and attendance management are disclosed. In general, in one implementation, a technique includes using...
Rendering based on multiple projections
A workflow for 3D content authoring, delivery, and rendering is facilitated based on pre-authored image projections to obtain improvements in authoring...
System and method of pill identification
A system and method for identifying pills by determining a size and shape of each pill in a digital image. The system includes a background grid organized as a...
Minimizing drift using depth camera images
A device may obtain, from a camera associated with a reference object, depth image data including objects in a first frame and a second frame; identify features...
Method for determining the pose of a camera with respect to at least one
A method for determining the pose of a camera with respect to at least one real object, the method comprises the following steps: operating the camera (1) for...
Method and apparatus for hardness tester
A hardness tester has an indentation former forming an indentation by pressing an indenter against a surface of a sample; an image capture controller...
Method for correcting user's gaze direction in image, machine-readable
storage medium and communication terminal
A method and mobile terminal for correcting a gaze of a user in an image includes setting eye outer points that define an eye region of the user in an original...
Method and system of identifying one or more features represented in a
plurality of sensor acquired data sets
A method and system for identifying one or more features represented in a plurality of sensor acquired data sets is described. The method and apparatus is...
Illumination apparatus for a camera-based code reader
An illumination apparatus (10) is provided for a camera-based code reader (100) having a plurality of light transmitters (16) arranged in ring shape and in a...
Unsupervised learning of feature anomalies for a video surveillance system
Techniques are disclosed for analyzing a scene depicted in an input stream of video frames captured by a video camera. In one embodiment, e.g., a machine...
Parking lot information system using image technology for identifying
available parking spaces
A parking lot information system comprising a digital camera for obtaining an image of parking spaces in the parking lot where each parking space is marked with...
System and method for vehicle occupancy detection using smart illumination
A multi-view imaging system for Vehicle Occupancy Detection (VOD) including a gantry mounted camera and illuminator to view the front seat of vehicles, and a...
Systems and methods for tracking human hands using parts based template
matching using corresponding pixels in...
Systems and methods for tracking human hands using parts based template matching within bounded regions are described. One embodiment of the invention includes...
Methods, systems, and media for aggregating and presenting multiple videos
of an event
Methods, systems, and media for aggregating and presenting multiple videos of an event are provided. In some implementations, a method for identifying related...
Initiating personal assistant application based on eye tracking and
A device includes a processor and a memory accessible to the processor. The memory bears instructions executable by the processor to receive at least one signal...
Internet-pads that include a digital camera, a touch sensitive screen
interface, and support for voice...
New Internet-Pad specifications that include voice activated command functions are disclosed and enabled. The Internet-Pad may include a touch sensitive screen,...
Motion sensing display apparatuses
Motion-sensing display apparatuses supported near a user's eye including partially transparent screens at least partially disposed within the user's field of...
Apparatus and method for controlling sun visor
A sun visor control apparatus is provided that includes: at least one sun visor, which is provided in a vehicle to block light from being incident therein; a...
Moving robot and method to build map for the same
A moving robot and a method to build a map for the same, wherein a 3D map for an ambient environment of the moving robot may be built using a Time of Flight...
Anamorphic stereoscopic optical apparatus and related methods
Disclosed herein are apparatuses and methods for reclaiming the full field of view (FOV) of the original camera lens in a stereoscopic image capture system...
Camera accessory, camera body and camera system
A camera accessory is detachably mounted at a camera body that includes a first body contact point, a second body contact point, a third body contact point, a...
External flash device for mobile electronic devices
Described herein are various configurations and designs for an external flash device. The external flash device can attach to a camera device, such as a mobile...
Steerable illumination source for a compact camera
A subsystem is disclosed providing a steerable-beam light source. An array of micromechanical reflectors may be disposed to selectively direct portions of light...
Method of manufacturing optical waveguide
A method of manufacturing an optical waveguide is provided which enables a recognition device such as a CCD camera to easily recognize an alignment mark for...
Inner focus lens system, interchangeable lens apparatus and camera system
An inner focus lens system, in order from an object side, comprising: a first lens unit including a most-object-side negative first lens element; a positive...
Detecting road weather conditions
Aspects of the disclosure relate generally to detecting road weather conditions. Vehicle sensors including a laser, precipitation sensors, and/or camera may be...
System and methods for inspecting tire wheel assemblies
A system includes a tire inspection station configured to inspect a tire of a tire wheel assembly. The tire inspection station includes a lifting assembly...
The present invention relates to a stereo camera which includes: a main camera which photographs a first image; a sub-camera which has camera parameters...
Semiconductor integrated circuit and object-distance measuring apparatus
Provided are: a correction object determining section which determines whether, on an imaging plane in image data obtained by imaging an object irradiated with...
System and method for maneuvering a vehicle-trailer unit in reverse travel
A system and method of maneuvering a vehicle-trailer unit in reverse travel uses at least one sensor generating output information representative of the a...
Disposable digital camera with printing assembly
A digital camera includes an image capture assembly; a print media transport assembly; a pagewidth ink jet printhead; a roll of print media; an internal chassis...
Handheld scanning device
A handheld, cordless scanning device for the three-dimensional image capture of patient anatomy without the use of potentially hazardous lasers, optical...
Camera system for surgical applications
The present disclosure relates to a camera system for use in surgical applications. The camera system comprises an image processor; and an imaging device...
Camera lens cap
Advanced set top terminal having a video call feature
A device equipped with a camera and microphone includes the capability to send and receive video calls through a delivery system or other communications...