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3D image processing apparatus of mobile terminal using connection status
and glasses type selection icons and...
An image processing apparatus of a mobile terminal generates a three-dimensional (3D) image based on images captured by a camera, and transmit and/or display...
Adjusting encoding parameters at a mobile device based on a change in
available network bandwidth
A method includes encoding, at a mobile device having a camera, a first portion of a media stream captured by the camera based on an encoding parameter. The...
Apparatus and method for automatic white balance with supplementary
An apparatus and method for An image capture device for Automatic White Balance (AWB) are provided. The device includes a camera for capturing an image, a...
Vehicle image display apparatus and method
A vehicle image display apparatus and method acquires captured images of an area around a vehicle captured by cameras at a plurality of positions on an outer...
Methods and apparatus for high speed camera
In exemplary implementations of this invention, a light source illuminates a scene and a light sensor captures data about light that scatters from the scene....
Automatic location-based camera frame rate settings
Systems and methods for adjusting the frame rate or other settings of a video camera device operably connected to a computing device are discussed. Embodiments...
Blur correction apparatus
A blur correction apparatus is provided that includes a blur correction mechanism, a locking member, a shift drive processor and an unlocking driver. The blur...
Image capturing apparatus capable of capturing panoramic image
A digital camera includes an image capturing unit, an image composition unit, and a display control unit. The image capturing unit captures frames at...
Mobile terminal and ineffective region setting method
A mobile phone 10 includes a camera control circuit 40 to which an image sensor 42, etc. are connected. If and when a camera function is performed, a through...
Autofocus device and digital camera
An autofocus device is provided that includes a lens drive system, an imager, a contrast detector, first and second peak detectors, and a backlash detector. The...
Cues for capturing images
Approaches are described which enable a user of a computing device (e.g., mobile phone, tablet computer) to capture a first image using the front-facing camera...
Camera module with compact X-Y form factor
A camera module includes a lens assembly, an image sensor, and a hybrid lens holder. The image sensor is aligned with the lens assembly to capture images of...
Display device with camera and transmission unit for automatically
adjusting camera angle
An exemplary display device includes a display housing, a camera, a bracket and a transmission unit connected between the camera and the bracket. The...
In-vehicle camera device
An in-vehicle camera device includes: a conductive silicone member including a silicone body made from insulating silicone material and a conductive portion...
Handheld apparatus for demonstrating a screen display
An apparatus is described for demonstrating a screen display of a device. The apparatus includes a base member to which a camera mount and a device mount are...
Image acquisition system for capturing images of objects automatically
conveyed via transport mechanism
A system for acquiring images includes a photographing machine. The photographing machine includes a base, a carrier coupled to the base, a camera coupled to...
Maritime safety systems for crew and passengers
A fall detection and recovery system includes cameras positioned around a perimeter of a vessel. The system analyzes video from the cameras to detect a falling...
Device for noncontact determination of edge profile at a thin disk-shaped
A device for noncontact determination of the edge profile at a thin disk-shaped object helps determining the edge profile at semiconductor wafers in which exact...
Solid state image pickup device having received light correction unit,
camera module, and digital camera
According to an embodiment of the present invention, a solid state image pickup device is provided. The solid state image pickup device includes a plurality of...
Systems and methods for controlling aliasing in images captured by an
array camera for use in super-resolution...
Imager arrays, array camera modules, and array cameras in accordance with embodiments of the invention utilize pixel apertures to control the amount of aliasing...
Camera control system and method of controlling operation of same
Collision of communication data on a network line is prevented. A plurality of CPU boards which are independent of one another and have respective ones of CPUs...
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...
Apparatus for securing memory modules and/or subscriber identity module in
an electronic device
An apparatus for securing a memory module or SIM within an electronic device includes an external control (such as a volume control, camera button, or power...
Image coding method and decoding method, image coding apparatus and
decoding apparatus, camera, and imaging device
An image coding method includes: a predictive pixel generation step of generating a predictive value from at least one surrounding pixel located near a...
A long range laser illuminator is disclosed that is suitable for providing illumination for camera systems at ranges up to approximately 20 km. The illuminator...
Next generation imaging methods and systems
Novel imaging arrangements are detailed. One comprises an optical array sensor with plural photo-electron generating regions dispersed at two or more layers in...
Charge storage device and method of manufacturing it
The present invention provides a charge storage device, comprising a pair of electrodes, each electrode being operable to store electric charge and having a...
Digital life recorder with selective playback of digital video
A method and apparatus for controlling the playback of video recorded by a sensing subsystem of a digital life recorder. The process identifies a selected video...
Portable projector and image projecting method thereof
A portable projector includes a projector module for projecting image data, an infrared ray output unit which outputs an infrared ray to a projected image data...
Level of detail transitions for geometric objects in a graphics
Systems and methods for providing smooth level of detail transitions for geometric objects, such as geometric terrain tiles, are provided. In one embodiment, a...
Method of simulating an imaging effect on a digital image using a
A method of digitally simulating an imaging effect on a base digital image being displayed by a computing device, which is representative of a print or document...
System for making a panoramic print
A system for making a panoramic image includes a digital camera (20) for capturing a first image (30) defining a first overlap region (115) and a second image...
Systems and methods of tracking object movements in three-dimensional
The technology disclosed relates to tracking movement of a real world object in three-dimensional (3D) space. In particular, it relates to mapping, to image...
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...
Method for determining relative motion with the aid of an HDR camera
In a method for detecting a motion of an object with the aid of an image recording system (e.g., HDR camera) which includes an image sensor, a first reset and a...
Changing the arrangement of text characters for selection using gaze on
Arrangements involving portable devices (e.g., smartphones and tablet computers) are disclosed. One arrangement enables a content creator to select software...
Method and a system for calibrating an image capture device
A system (1) for calibrating an image capture device (2) mounted on a motor vehicle for offset from an ideal position and an ideal angular orientation while the...
Method for classifying a multitude of images recorded by a camera
observing a processing area and laser...
The present invention relates to a method for classifying a multitude of images recorded by a camera observing a processing area of a workpiece processed by a...
Emergency rescue vehicle video based violation enforcement method and
Disclosed are methods and systems for monitoring and reporting road violations of vehicles sharing roads with responding emergency vehicles. According to an...
Machine reading of printed data
A method of reading data represented by characters formed of an x by y array of dots, e.g. as printed by a dot-matrix printer, is described. An image of the...
Multi-cue object association
Multiple discrete objects within a scene image captured by a single camera track are distinguished as un-labeled from a background model within a first frame of...
Method and system for detecting sea-surface oil
A behavioral recognition system may include both a computer vision engine and a machine learning engine configured to observe and learn patterns of behavior in...
Object information derived from object images
Search terms are derived automatically from images captured by a camera equipped cell phone, PDA, or other image capturing device, submitted to a search engine...
Methods and systems for content processing
Portable devices are equipped with a variety of technologies by which existing functionality can be improved, and new functionality can be provided. One claim...
Method and system for searching for information on a network in response
to an image query sent by a user from...
Present invention relates to a method and system for automatic searching for information on a network in response to an image query sent by a user. The image...
A multi-display device is adapted to be dockable or otherwise associatable with an additional device. In accordance with one exemplary embodiment, the...
Video system having a touch screen
A video system such as a television signal receiver includes a touch screen that may be suitable for larger image screens. According to an exemplary embodiment,...
Gesture pre-processing of video stream with hold-off period to reduce
Techniques are disclosed for processing a video stream to reduce platform power by employing a stepped and distributed pipeline process, wherein CPU-intensive...
Systems and methods for providing enhanced motion detection
Provided are systems and methods for providing enhanced motion detection. One system providing enhanced motion detection includes a smart display, an interface...
Three-point focus spacer and wishbone retention
A system includes a light detector, optics, a telescope camera mount, a plurality of spacers, and a retainer. The optics are configured to focus light on the...