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Wheel toe and camber measurement system
A method for measuring wheel alignment of a test wheel rotating about a z-axis using at least one camera and a processor includes obtaining a calibration point...
Portable video and imaging system
A portable video and imaging system includes a camera for capturing video of an event, and a video recording device for recording the captured video of the...
Apparatus for automatic observation of climatic conditions of the sky
An automatic observation apparatus of sky climate conditions is provided in which an opening and closing device is designed such that a lid moves upward and...
Electronic device camera module with alignment structures
An electronic device may include a camera module. Control circuitry within the electronic device may use an image sensor within the camera module to acquire...
Method for stroboscopically examining repeating processes and arrangement
for performing said method
Apparatus for examining vocal folds and a method for operating said arrangement that avoid the large fluctuations in the image brightness of the camera system...
Apparatus and method of controlling drive of camera module
The present invention discloses a drive control apparatus of a camera module and a method of controlling camera module drive. The drive control apparatus of the...
Degree-of-focus determination module, position-of-best-focus selection
modules, image processing module,...
A system for imaging a structure of an object is provided. The imaging system includes a degree-of-focus determination module that may comprise logic for taking...
Image redirection system for mobile devices
An image redirection system having a case that includes a body configured to removably attach to a mobile device, and an optical housing on the body, the...
The present invention provides a display device which has a display unit on a main body, comprising a cover member that can be deformed into a first shape for...
Method and apparatus for dual camera shutter
Described herein are methods and devices that employ a dual shutter button feature associated with an image capture device to recommend a capture mode to a user...
Method and apparatus for wavelength specific correction of distortion in
A method and apparatus for digital image correction in which a plurality of received color component arrays received from a digital camera are each corrected...
Modular digital camera
Modular digital camera systems, such as modular digital still and motion cameras are disclosed. Individual modules may be removed from the system and replaced,...
Wireless communication device, memory device, wireless communication
system, wireless communication method, and...
A wireless communication device, a memory device, a wireless communication system, a wireless communication method, and a program recordable medium are possible...
Optical image stabilization using tangentially actuated MEMS devices
In one example, an actuator device useful in, e.g., a camera for, e.g., optical image stabilization (OIS), includes a stage resiliently supported for movement...
Image pickup apparatus that performs exposure calculation for close-up
shooting, method of controlling the...
An image pickup apparatus that reduces a camera shake and a motion blur during close-up shooting performed by increasing shooting magnification and depth of...
Switching device (1) for the alternating connection of at least one television camera (2) to one of at least two television camera control units (3) or for the...
Information processing apparatus and control method thereof
An information processing apparatus obtains image data included in an image file stored in a storage medium of the digital camera and the updated time of the...
Diagnosis unit for an electronic camera and camera system
A diagnosis unit for an electronic camera comprises a housing and a coupling device for coupling the diagnosis unit to an objective connection of a camera or to...
Computing device and method for controlling unmanned aerial vehicle to
In a method for controlling an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) equipped with a camera to capture images of a target, the computing device sets coordinates of a...
Monitoring device, method thereof
A monitoring device includes an indicating unit configured to indicate an object to be monitored; a camera to acquire time-series images; a predicting unit...
Remote controlled studio camera system
A system for remotely controlling a camera is disclosed. The system includes five major subsystems; a first subsystem collocated with the camera; a second...
ATM including enhanced privacy features
A method for minimizing glare and/or increasing privacy for a user of a self-service device is provided. The method may include mechanical means such as a fixed...
Laser pointer system for day and night use
A novel eye-safe, long range laser pointer system for use in day or night conditions is described. The system uses a short pulse laser and a gated camera to...
Gob inspection system for glass product
The problem is solved by generating a gob image A by capturing, with a line scanning camera, an image of a falling gob that has been cut off at an orifice;...
Remote visual inspection system
A visual inspection system  includes a remote end  that is moved through a conduit  with a flexible pushrod . The remote end  having at...
Foot imaging and measurement apparatus
An apparatus for obtaining an image and measurements of a foot is disclosed. The apparatus includes a housing holding a plate with a top surface to allow a user...
Calibration of an autostereoscopic display system
A method for calibrating an autostereoscopic display system, having the steps of detecting a camera viewing position (P) of a camera (16; 116) arranged to be...
Stereo rectification method
A method for stereo rectifying a pair of images include: for each image of the pair of images, determining a position of an epipole in an image plane associated...
Automated collective camera calibration for motion capture
A motion-capture system is provided. The motion-capture system includes a host computing system and a plurality of motion-capture cameras that are operatively...
An image generator is provided which generates a monitor display image that facilitates easy recognition of a three-dimensional object in an overhead view...
Abstracting bridge control in a videoconferencing system
Controlling a bridge in a videoconferencing system through a remote endpoint. The endpoint may receive a generic menu-navigation user input command, such as a...
Systems and method for navigating between a nadir view and an oblique view
of a map
System and method for rendering a sequence of orthographic approximation images corresponding to camera poses to generate an animation moving between an initial...
Storage medium storing display control program, storage medium storing
library program, information processing...
A right virtual camera and a left virtual camera are set on a straight line passing through a reference virtual camera and extending perpendicular to a camera...
Column A/D converter, column A/D conversion method, solid-state imaging
element and camera system
A solid-state imaging device having an analog-digital converter, and an analog-digital conversion method are described herein. An example of a solid-state...
Interior rearview mirror system
An interior rearview mirror system includes a rearward facing camera, an interior rearview mirror assembly and a video display screen disposed behind a mirror...
Infrared camera sensor
The present disclosure is directed to an infrared sensor that includes a plurality of pairs of support structures positioned on the substrate, each pair...
Vehicular imaging system with camera misalignment correction and capturing
image data at different resolution...
A vehicular imaging system comprises a single imaging sensor having a plurality of photosensor elements. The imaging sensor captures image data of a scene...
Musical instrument that generates electronic sound, light-emission
controller used in this musical instrument,...
A musical instrument (1) includes a stick (10) to be held by a player and provided with a marker (15) at a leading end that emits light and switches off; a...
Method for preventing erroneous loading of component-to-be-loaded on main
body side apparatus,...
In case a similar component-to-be-loaded is erroneously loaded on a main body side apparatus, contact of terminals are avoided. To this end, a video camera...
Shoe camera mount
A camera mount may include a base which may have a bottom portion and a top portion, a pair of opposing sidewalls that may be connected to and may extend...
Method and apparatus for macro photographic stereo imaging
A macro photographic apparatus for creating focus stacked images of a specimen may include a rigid longitudinal member having a longitudinal axis and including...
Fluidic adaptive optic fundus camera
A fundus camera includes three fluidic lenses, each fluidic lens having a chamber configured so as to capable of having a fluid inserted therein or removed...
Wearable personal digital device for facilitating mobile device payments
and personal use
Provided is a device and methods for facilitating mobile device payments using a wearable personal digital device. The device may comprise a processor, a memory...
Substrate coating device that controls coating amount based on optical
measurement of bead shape
The substrate coating device (10) includes a slit nozzle (1), a first camera (3), a second camera (4), a control section (5), a pump (8), and a pressure control...
Camera shoulder support
Intermediate adapter for a camera
Intermediate adapter for a camera