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An assembly to deliver packaging film, having a barcode, to a packaging machine (10). Associated with the packaging machine (10) is a splicing machine (17) that...
Method and apparatus for facial recognition based queue time tracking
A method and apparatus for tracking passengers at a travel facility and may include receiving captured facial recognition features of a passenger using a first...
System, method and computer program for verifying a signatory of a
Systems and method for verifying a user signing a document are disclosed. In particular, certain disclosed embodiments relate to verifying that a user signing a...
Personalizing content based on mood
In order to increase the efficacy of a mood-based playlisting system, a mood sensor such as a camera may be used to provide mood information to the mood model....
Real time examination of conditions of physical machines using augmented
reality in smarter data center
A system for facilitating examination of conditions across physical machines using augmented reality generates an overlay of information about application...
Detecting wave gestures near an illuminated surface
A method for wave gesture detection performed by a touch processor in an optical touch detection system is provided. The method includes receiving a sequence of...
Kind of multi-touch input device
A multi-touch method includes, in response to at least one finger of a user pointing toward a computer screen, recognizing an eye and at least one finger in an...
Camera-based monitoring of machines with mobile machine elements for
In a method for collision-free interaction between a machine having mobile machine elements and objects in its vicinity, safety regions are established and...
Camera mount for sports board
A camera system is configured to detachably couple to a camera mount, which in turn can be attached to an apparatus such as a sports board. The camera mount...
Cable traversing camera carrying device
A cable traversing camera carrying device is provided having a manifold and a camera carriage coupled to the manifold. The manifold includes a first side plate...
Focusing lens assembly and camera having the same
A focusing lens assembly for a camera includes a shaft member disposed in parallel with an optical axis of the camera, a lens mounting member through which the...
Actuator and camera module having same
An actuator includes a base, a stationary frame mounted on the base, a moveable frame supported on the base, and a driving unit. The stationary frame includes a...
Optical compensation in surveillance domes
Techniques are discussed for correcting optical aberrations that exist in surveillance domes that have spherical and non-spherical parts. For example, the image...
Zoom lens and imaging apparatus
A zoom lens includes a positive first lens group, a negative second lens group, a positive third lens group, and a fourth lens group. The first through third...
Thermal distortion tester
A thermal distortion tester for testing thermal distortion of a sand specimen, comprising a gimbal to support the sand specimen, an actuator to raise and lower...
Encoder, lens apparatus, and camera capable of detecting position of
An encoder includes a base, a cylinder rotatable in a circumferential direction with respect to the base, at least three supporting portions rotatably...
Unified framework for precise vision-aided navigation
A system and method for efficiently locating in 3D an object of interest in a target scene using video information captured by a plurality of cameras. The...
Sensor for simultaneous measurement of thickness and lateral position of a
System for measuring thickness and lateral position of a transparent object. The system includes a camera having a sensor for receiving light, the camera...
Fiber optically coupled laser rangefinder for use in a gimbal systems
A fiber optically coupled laser rangefinder (LRF) for use in a gimbal system to input/extract a laser beam into/from a camera is disclosed. In one embodiment,...
Method and apparatus for detecting shape of strip-shaped member and
two-dimensional displacement sensor
A two-dimensional displacement sensor includes first and second laser units that emit first laser light incident on the surface of the strip-shaped member from...
System and method for projecting registered imagery into a telescope
Systems and methods are provided to automatically determine a position of a reticle of a rifle scope or other telescope that provides a visual image to an eye...
Electronic incense assembly
An electronic incense assembly includes a burning chamber, an electronic stick, a camera module, an image processor and a controller. The burning chamber...
Clickable camera window
Embodiments are directed to receiving, by a control station, an input including a command for re-location of a vehicle from a first location to a second...
Adaptive instrument display using eye tracking
An adaptive instrument display includes an instrument cluster displaying a plurality of gauges. A steering wheel has at least one sensor, and there is at least...
Personalized exercise simulation system
The present application is provided a personalized exercise simulation system. The system includes a microprocessor, an equipment adjustment unit, a displayer,...
Hand-held ear vacuum with camera and video display
An ear speculum that includes a body having an ear-contacting tip with an opening; a light providing member; a viewing member; and a vacuum intake port, wherein...
Medical tracking system using a gamma camera
A medical tracking system includes a localization system operative to spatially localize medical instruments; a computer operative to assign absolute and/or...
Selectively eradicating plants
A method of selectively eradicating plants includes generating images of multiple plants arranged in a bed using a camera mounted to a mobile chassis moving...
Methods for improving the robustness of an automated unloading system
System utilizes stereo cameras to sense the position of a tractor-drawn grain cart relative to a combine during the unloading (on-the-go) process. The sensing...
Digital camera with a graphical user interface
Digital camera with an animated graphical user interface
Pulsed L.E.D. illumination apparatus and method
An illumination source for a camera includes one or more LEDs, and an electrical circuit that selectively applies power from the DC voltage source to the LEDs,...
Stereo image handling device and method
An apparatus and a method for processing a stereo image are provided. In the method, a first image and a second image are obtained via a first camera module and...
Multiplane panoramas of long scenes
Methods, systems, and articles of manufacture for generating a panoramic image of a long scene are disclosed. These include, fitting planes to 3D points...
In one aspect, a method is performed by one or more processors. The method includes receiving a primary view image showing a scene from a view of a primary...
3-dimensional camera module having X-prism and using method thereof
The present invention relates to a 3-dimensional camera module having an X-prism, and a using method thereof, the camera module including: a pair of lenses...
News production system with integrated display
An example news production system includes a scheduling system, a composite display, and a camera. The scheduling system accesses a news program schedule that...
Camera array system
A camera array system includes an image sensor device, a hybrid color filter array disposed above the image sensor device, and a lens array disposed above the...
Automatic skin tone calibration for camera images
Exemplary image calibration systems and methods are described herein. An exemplary method includes an image calibration system receiving data representative of...
Adaptive gain control image processing system and method
By utilizing scene metrics in an image processing system (such as night vision goggles or a camera), a setpoint controller can set a setpoint used by a gain...
Camera system with multiple pixel arrays on a chip
A camera system uses one or more image sensor IC chips each having multiple pixel arrays on the same semiconductor substrate (i.e., "multiple pixel arrays on a...
Method, apparatus and handset
A method of annotating, on a display, a plurality of objects in an image of a scene captured by a camera, the method comprising: receiving i) metadata...
Exposure controller for on-vehicle camera
An exposure controller for an on-vehicle camera mounted on a vehicle is capable of performing exposure control such that a predetermined subject such as a lane...
Portrait image synthesis from multiple images captured on a handheld
A hand-held digital image capture device (digital camera) has a user-selectable mode in which upon engaging the mode the device detects a face in the field of...
A method comprises causing a user interface to provide an output directly or indirectly specifying at least one object, analyzing substantially real-time data...
Image processing apparatus and camera system
An image processing apparatus or camera system comprises an image sensor 1, a geometrical position calculation device 6 for performing predetermined correction...
Camera device, camera system and camera control method
A camera device includes: an imaging unit taking image light to obtain a video signal; an output unit outputting the video signal obtained in the imaging unit...
Dual sensor camera
A dual sensor camera that uses two aligned sensors each having a separate lens of different focal length but the same f-number. The wider FOV image from one...