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System to determine product characteristics, counts, and per unit weight
A system for determining the characteristics of a volume of preferable small fungible products within an acceptable size range. The system differentiates among...
Tire pressure monitor system tool with active tire pressure display
A wheel alignment apparatus is capable of automatically obtaining tire pressure information from a plurality of tire pressure monitor systems. The wheel...
Method and device for three-dimensional surface detection with a dynamic
The surface shape of a three-dimensional object is acquired with an optical sensor. The sensor, which has a projection device and a camera, is configured to...
Optical surveillance device
The invention proposes an optical monitoring device for monitoring the activity of a tool in a monitoring area, having at least one camera (1). In order to...
Lane fusion system using forward-view and rear-view cameras
A method and system for computing lane curvature and a host vehicle's position and orientation relative to lane boundaries, using image data from forward-view...
Image-based velocity control for a turning vehicle
Systems and methods use cameras to provide autonomous navigation features. In one implementation, a driver assist navigation system is provided for a vehicle....
Accessory mounting system for a vehicle
An accessory mounting system for a vehicle includes spaced apart fixing elements adhesively attached at a surface of a vehicle windshield. A frame has receiving...
Light distribution controller
A light distribution controller includes a pedestrian detection unit, a determination unit, and an illumination controller. The pedestrian detection unit...
Remote presence system including a cart that supports a robot face and an
A tele-presence system that includes a cart. The cart includes a robot face that has a robot monitor, a robot camera, a robot speaker, a robot microphone, and...
The present invention relates to an arthroscopy apparatus, comprising at least three elements selected from: a conventional arthroscopic lens (12), to which...
Apparatus and method for non-invasive diabetic retinopathy detection and
A fundus camera using infrared light sources, which included an imaging optical path and an optical path for focusing and positioning and two optical paths...
Medical robotic system providing an auxiliary view including range of
motion limitations for articulatable...
A medical robotic system includes an entry guide with surgical tools and a camera extending out of its distal end. To supplement the view provided by an image...
Method and system for multiview distributed video coding with adaptive
syndrome bit rate control
A method and device for multiview distributed video coding with adaptive syndrome bit rate control are disclosed. In one embodiment, multiple groups, including...
In a motion picture capturing system for generating a virtual viewpoint image by a plurality of cameras, if image-capturing is performed with timing being...
Systems and methods for camera image correction and white balancing
Systems and methods are provided for calibrating a digital camera. First pixel values of a first calibration image illuminated by white light are captured using...
Trusted evidence cameras and related methods and computer program products
Digital Cameras configured to verify authenticity of digital photos taken with the digital camera and related methods and computer program products are...
Apparatus and method of displaying camera view area in portable terminal
An apparatus and a method of displaying a camera view area in a portable terminal that addresses the scenario of a viewing angle of a user taker being different...
Mobile terminal for displaying an image in an image capture mode and
method for controlling of the same
A mobile terminal including a camera; a touchscreen; a memory configured to store at least one image captured through the camera; and a controller configured to...
Intelligent image blending for panoramic photography
This disclosure pertains to devices, methods, and computer readable media for performing positional sensor-assisted panoramic photography techniques in handheld...
Image processing device and method for controlling the same
An image processing apparatus includes a camera module, first and second pixel extraction interfaces, an image processing module, and a focus controller. The...
Camera module package with stiffener-mounted image sensor die
Systems and methods of manufacturing compact camera modules for use in electronic device are provided. The camera module includes a flexible tape substrate...
Apparatus and methods for document image capture
A portable, user assembled apparatus has interlocking parts and no fasteners, or the apparatus is preassembled such that, once assembled, the apparatus holds...
Window for preventing camera distortion in an electronic device
A window of an electronic device includes a shooting region at a position corresponding to a camera lens assembly. The window includes a front surface, a rear...
Image communication method and apparatus which controls the output of a
A user terminal and an image communication method and apparatus include outputting a captured image without performing left-and-right reversion when the...
Electronic device and method for controlling pan-tilt-zoom cameras
An electronic device receives an image of a monitored area captured a pan-tilt-zoom (PTZ) camera. When the electronic device rotates, rotation information of...
Providing direct eye contact videoconferencing
A videoconferencing unit comprises a display screen configured to display a video data stream comprising images of a far end participant. A processor is adapted...
Managing the layout of multiple video streams displayed on a destination
display screen during a videoconference
A system includes a network interface for sending and receiving at least video data between two or more endpoints, where each endpoint includes a display...
Live teleporting system and apparatus
A telepresence system includes a projector for generating an image, a projection screen for reviewing the image generated by the projector and generating a...
Automated field of view adjustment based on screen size
Disclosed is a system and method for automatic adjustment to a camera field of view based on parameters negotiated during a video conference initiation.
Coplanar camera scanning system
A system for scanning objects having at least two linear array sensors, adapted to detect light input signals, is provided. A lens is optically connected to...
Image sensing and printing device
An image sensing and printing digital camera device includes a housing defining a slot for receiving a printed instruction card having printed thereon an array...
Hands-free voice/video session initiation using face detection
A communication system includes a telecommunication appliance connected to a communication network, an image acquisition appliance coupled to the ...
Portable apparatus having electrical power receptacles and device charging
A portable apparatus that provides electrical power receptacles and device charging ports. The portable apparatus has a base member and a plurality of post...
System and method for control of a parking facility
For parking facility management, a portable unit may have a data element for receiving data for parked vehicles that is displayed to a local user, may be...
System for delivering and enabling interactivity with images
A system, including apparatuses, software and methods, is disclosed for capturing and delivering images as to which various interactive functions are enabled...
Automated stereoscopic computer-animation techniques for determining
scaled stereo parameters
Techniques for determining scaled-parallax constraints used for the placement of a pair of stereoscopic cameras within a computer-generated scene. A set of...
Laser ranging, tracking and designation using 3-D focal planes
The present invention tracks or locates small moving objects, or generates a 3-D frame of data by using 3-D focal plane arrays with low laser energy and few...
Tracking people and objects using multiple live and recorded surveillance
camera video feeds
Tracking a target across a region is disclosed. A graphical user interface is provided that displays, in a first region, video from a field of view of a main...
Identifying, matching and tracking multiple objects in a sequence of
A method of tracking scored candidate objects in a sequence of image frames acquired by a camera is provided. The scored candidate objects may comprise a set of...
Method and apparatus for building surface representations of 3D objects
from stereo images
A method and apparatus for extracting surface representation from images and video data for segmenting image plane according to the surface connectivity, and...
Method and system for creating event data and making same available to be
A method and system for creating event data including 3-D data representing at least one participant in an event and making the event data available to be...
Extracting feature quantities from an image to perform location estimation
A feature extraction method for extracting a feature from an image includes receiving an image and measured acceleration data from a mobile device; obtaining a...
Cell phone reading mode using image timer
An system contains an image capture device configured to capture an image. The system includes a lighting and exposure mechanism. The system also includes a...
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...
Device and method for iris recognition using a plurality of iris images
having different iris sizes
The present invention relates to an iris recognition device and method capable of improving iris recognition accuracy. To enhance iris recognition accuracy in...
Security by Z-face detection
A method for identifying a person using a mobile communication device, having a camera unit adapted for recording three-dimensional (3D) images, by recording a...
System for background subtraction with 3D camera
A system for background image subtraction includes a computing device coupled with a 3D video camera, a processor of the device programmed to receive a video...
System and method for providing augmented content
Systems and methods for selectively augmenting an electronic media file with additional content responsive to the user viewing portions of the electronic media...
Display control system, display control method, computer-readable storage
medium having stored thereon display...
While an example terminal device is being held with its long sides extending horizontally, when a left-right direction is inputted by using a right analog...
Camera module and autofocus method thereof
A camera module in which a focal distance is adjusted by an actuator may include a permanent magnet and a coil. A neutral zone spatially dividing first and...