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Light field image capture device having 2D image capture mode
A dual-mode light field camera or plenoptic camera is enabled to perform both 3D light field imaging and conventional high-resolution 2D imaging, depending on...
Smart webcam device in distributed circuit casings and cable-encapsulating
Various embodiments of a novel smart webcam device in distributed circuit casings and cable-encapsulating neck structure are disclosed. In one embodiment, the...
Camera apparatus and control method for selecting a target for zoom
processing in an image
A processor (30) of a mobile terminal (10) that is one example of a camera apparatus detects a face image of a person image (58) in an object image displayed on...
Capturing and processing of images captured by non-grid camera arrays
A camera array, an imaging device and/or a method for capturing image that employ a plurality of imagers fabricated on a substrate is provided. Each imager...
Depth determination using camera focus
A computing device can capture a plurality of images using a camera of the device, each image being captured with a different focus setting of the camera. In...
Method and system for establishing autofocus based on priority
An approach for enabling the autofocus feature of a camera to be directed towards priority targets within a frame is described. A camera retrieves a stored...
Camera having reconfigurable logic blocks in integrated circuit embedded
thereon and system having the camera
A camera having a reconfigurable logic block and a method for reconfiguring the logic block are provided. The camera includes: an integrated circuit (IC) such...
Relevant image detection in a camera, recorder, or video streaming device
The filtering tasks that are conventionally applied in a video monitoring application, to distinguish images that may be relevant to the application, are...
Disclosed herein is a camera module herein. The camera module includes a case; a bracket that is installed in the case, wherein an elastic element is interposed...
Disclosed is an array camera. The array camera includes an array camera comprising an image sensor sectioned into at least two channels and at least two lens...
Alternative lens insertion methods and associated features for camera
A camera module has an image sensor and a lens assembly that includes a lens barrel having a first cylindrical portion that includes an externally threaded...
Active headwear for detachably mounting an imaging device
Disclosed is a mounting system and method for securing an imaging device to active headgear. In one embodiment, the mounting system includes a headwear frame to...
Video system and methods for operating a video system
A multiple camera video system and methods for operating such a system. The system may include a plurality of cameras located around a stadium, athletic playing...
Method and apparatus for controlling monitoring cameras
A method and an apparatus of controlling a plurality of monitoring cameras which transmit a plurality of live-view images of a plurality of channels,...
System and method for managing location based video services
System and method for management of location based video services may allow a management server to receive information such as geographical location, from one...
Image processing apparatus, electronic apparatus, and image processing
A technology for displaying images on a displaying apparatus mounted on a vehicle is provided. In response to a predetermined instruction signal, synthetic...
Video communication method and digital television using the same
A digital TV capable of video communication is discussed. According to an embodiment, the DTV for a video call operation using a camera associated with the DTV,...
Integrated interactive space
Techniques for implementing an integrative interactive space are described. In implementations, video cameras that are positioned to capture video at different...
Image pickup apparatus having aberration correcting function and
aberration correcting method for image pickup...
An image pickup apparatus includes a lens apparatus attached to a camera apparatus detachably, and a camera apparatus separating a beam into color beams of...
Page-turning reader device and feeder device
In order to provide a page-turning reader device and a feeder device capable of continuously acquiring image data of each page of a plurality of booklets, the...
Parallel sensing configuration covers spectrum and colorimetric quantities
with spatial resolution
An optical test equipment/method for display testing that features parallel testing/sensing configuration that covers spectrum and colorimetric quantities with...
Vehicle detecting system and method
A vehicle detecting system, a vehicle detecting method adapted for a vehicle, and a computer-readable storage medium encoded with a computer program are...
Multi-objective optimization for real time traffic light control and
navigation systems for urban saturated...
A multiobjective management system for saturated traffic road networks comprising: green wave coordination of locally adaptive traffic control units, traffic...
Method and electronic device for creating a combined image
An object of the present invention is to provide a way of improving the stitching procedure. The object is achieved by a method in an electronic device for...
Scripted stereo curves for stereoscopic computer animation
A computer-implemented method for determining a user-defined stereo effect for a computer-animated film sequence. A stereo-volume value for a timeline of the...
Methods and devices for displaying an overlay on a device display screen
Disclosed herein is a camera unit configured to capture an image, and a microprocessor configured to control a display to display the image and an overlay...
Apparatus for 3D reconstruction based on multiple GPUS and method thereof
An apparatus for 3D reconstruction based on multiple GPUs and a method thereof are disclosed. The 3D reconstruction apparatus according to the present invention...
Hole filling method for multi-view disparity maps
A hole filling method for multi-view disparity maps is provided. At least one disparity map is respectively captured as a plurality of known views among a...
Automatic correction of skew in natural images and video
An electronic device and method use a camera to capture an image of an environment outside followed by identification of regions therein. A subset of the...
Motion tracking system for real time adaptive imaging and spectroscopy
This invention relates to a system that adaptively compensates for subject motion in real-time in an imaging system. An object orientation marker (30),...
Augmented reality method applied to the integration of a pair of
spectacles into an image of a face
Method for creating a final real-time photorealistic image of a virtual object, corresponding to a real object arranged on an original photo of a user, in a...
System and method for determining and controlling focal distance in a
vision system camera
This invention provides a system and method for determining and controlling focal distance in a lens assembly of a vision system camera using an integral...
System and method for monitoring quilting machine
A monitoring system for use with a sewing machine. The monitoring system includes a camera assembly mounted to a base of the sewing machine with a camera that...
Camera time out feature for customer product scanning device
A computer-implemented process for a customer to scan items for purchase and proceed to a rapid checkout can be operated within a processor of a portable...
Shopper view tracking and analysis system and method
Devices, systems, and methods for tracking a view of a shopper are disclosed. The system may include camera coupled with a head of a shopper, and configured to...
Parking lot management system in working cooperation with intelligent
A parking lot management system that works in cooperation with intelligent cameras is disclosed. The system includes a plurality of intelligent cameras...
Key-frame selection for parallel tracking and mapping
A method of selecting a first image from a plurality of images for constructing a coordinate system of an augmented reality system. A first image feature in the...
Apparatus and method for monitoring hand washing
A method and apparatus to monitor and document that proper hygienic procedures are followed by food service providers consisting of a camera, a processor...
Method of generating index elements of objects in images captured by a
A camera system comprises an image capturing device, object detection module, object tracking module, and match classifier. The object detection module receives...
Motion event recognition and video synchronization system and method
Enables recognition of events within motion data obtained from portable wireless motion capture elements and video synchronization of the events with video as...
Hand-triggered head-mounted photography
Embodiments described herein may help a computing device, such as a head-mountable device (HMD), to capture and process images in response to a user placing...
Specularity determination from images
Aspects of the disclosure relate generally to determine specularity of an object. As an example an object or area of geometry may be selected. A set of images...
The present disclosure concerns a method of verifying the presence of a living face in front of a camera (112), the method including: capturing by said camera a...
Facial recognition and transmission of facial images in a videoconference
Aspects herein describe new methods and systems of receiving one or more images by one or more cameras. Each of the one or more images is acquired by one or...
Online pseudonym verification and identity validation
Methods, systems, and computer program products for authenticating an online user. Authentication involves sending a code from a server to a user device...
Media enhancement dock
Systems and methods are provided for enhancing the video and audio capabilities of an electronic device (102) using a media enhancement dock (150, 250)....
Electronic device display structures
An electronic device may have a housing in which a display is mounted. A gasket may be mounted in a groove between the display and housing. The gasket may...
Augmented reality display system and method for vehicle
A system includes a head front display device, an eye position tracking camera to track movement of a driver's irises, a front view camera to take a picture of...
Apparatus and method for representing an image in a portable terminal
An apparatus for displaying an image in a portable terminal includes a camera to photograph the image, a touch screen to display the image and to allow...
Input device and method using an optical touch panel and a contact touch
There is a conventional input device wherein a blind operation is easy because a touch panel type operation unit and a display unit are separately arranged at...