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Estimating a pose of a camera for volume estimation
What is disclosed a system and method for estimating a position (or pose) of a camera relative to a surface upon which an object rests in an image captured by...
Stereo distance measurement apparatus and stereo distance measurement
Provided is a stereo distance measurement apparatus wherein a camera image itself is adjusted to correct the blur, thereby preventing the distance measurement...
Cart inspection for suspicious items
Methods and apparatus provide for a Cart Inspector to create a suspicion level for a transaction when a video image of the transaction portrays an item(s) left...
Visual security mechanism for a device with a front-facing camera
Disclosed herein are methods, systems, and computer readable media for locking a computing device. Periodic images are received from a camera on a computing...
Detecting and recognizing traffic signs
A computerized system mountable on a moving vehicle. The computerized system includes a camera. The camera captures in real time image frames of the environment...
Motion tracking using identifying feature requiring line of sight of
In one embodiment, one or more computing devices receive an identifying feature of a target entity, the identifying feature requiring that the target entity to...
Method for automatic detection and tracking of multiple targets with
multiple cameras and system therefor
A method for automatically detecting and tracking multiple targets in a multi-camera surveillance zone and system thereof. In each camera view of the system...
Setting method for connecting to wireless network access points, and
A setting method for connecting to wireless network access points, and an electronic device are applied to connect a network video surveillance device such as a...
Nonvolatile memory device having a current limiting element
Embodiments of the invention generally include a method of forming a nonvolatile memory device that contains a resistive switching memory element that has an...
Interchangeable lens, camera body, and electronic device
An interchangeable lens to be detachably attached to a camera body, that includes a holding unit at which a plurality of contacts is arranged, the ...
System for mobile image capture and processing of financial documents
An automated document processing system, particularly for mobile image capture and processing of financial documents to enhance images captured on a mobile...
Camera for vehicular applications
A camera for a vehicle includes a front housing member, a lens member, an imaging element, a circuit board and a rear housing member. The front housing member...
Method and system for synchronizing a flash to an imager
A digital camera system synchronizes a flash to an array of image sensing elements. The array of image sensing elements senses an image focused on the array by...
The present invention relates to a camera module having an auto focus function, the module including a lens unit having at least one lens, a barrel into which...
Camera body and imaging device
A camera body (3) includes a display unit (20) and a body microcomputer (10). The display unit (20) is able to display a zoom display bar (105) that expresses...
Camera flash mitigation
Techniques are generally described for an image capture system that may include an image sensor, a flash for providing illumination, a data storage, and a...
Displaying image data and geographic element data
A mobile computing device includes a housing, a camera, a display, a memory, and a processing circuit. The housing is configured to be carried by a user while...
Method and apparatus for increasing dynamic range of image by using
A method and apparatus for increasing a dynamic range of an image by using a first electronic shutter and a second electronic shutter of a camera is provided....
Method and system for handling mixed illumination in video and photography
A method including: obtaining, with an image processing apparatus, a white point that corresponds to an image captured by a camera with only the natural light...
Digital camera and image capturing method
A portable device and image processing method for the device are disclosed. The method includes sensing an image, performing an eye-gazing detection process on...
System and method of adjusting a camera based on image data
Systems and methods of adjusting camera image data include receiving image data from a visible light camera module are described. A quality factor of the image...
Photography system to organize digital photographs and information
regarding the subjects therein
A photographic processing system in which subject and other data is stored in a database and such data is automatically linked to photographs taken using either...
Vehicle rear view camera system and method
A computer-implemented method for reconstructing and displaying an image of an area behind a vehicle. The method includes capturing, by an image capturing...
Methods and apparatus for automated assignment of geodetic coordinates to
pixels of images of aerial video
A method and apparatus for automated assignment of geodetic coordinates to pixels of images of aerial video is disclosed. The method may include estimating a...
A camera apparatus includes: an image pickup device; a lens configured to converge light from an object to the image pickup device; a coaxial circular-shaped...
Infrared inspection of metallic web structures
Systems and methods for detecting anomalies in web structures used in the formation of tires are disclosed. A thermal imaging device, such as an infrared...
Microscopy system and method for creating three dimensional images using
A system (100) and method for creating three dimensional images using probe molecules is disclosed and described. A sample is mounted on a stage (160). The...
Credential transfer management camera system
A camera detects devices, such as other cameras, smart devices, and access points, with which the camera may communicate. The camera may alternate between...
Image capture device, controller and computer program
A digital camera includes a first optical system including a first optical axis; a second optical system including a second optical axis which is different from...
Video conferencing enhanced with 3-D perspective control
In one embodiment, images of a first user in a video conference are captured with one or more physical video cameras. The captured images are processed to form...
Automatic video stream selection
A handheld communication device is used to capture video streams and generate a multiplexed video stream. The handheld communication device has at least two...
Displaying extracted structures from an OCT image superimposed on an
An image processing apparatus includes an extraction unit configured to extract a structure of a tested eye from an OCT image obtained by optical coherence...
Systems and method for navigating between oblique views of a map
System and method for rendering a sequence of images corresponding to a sequence of camera poses of a target area to generate an animation representative of a...
Skeletal control of three-dimensional virtual world
A virtual skeleton includes a plurality of joints and provides a machine readable representation of a human target observed with a three-dimensional depth...
Method and system for display calibration with feedback determined by a
In a class of embodiments, a method and system for calibrating a display using feedback indicative of measurements of light, emitted from the display (typically...
Method of controlling a control point position on a command area and
method for control of a device
The invention describes a method of controlling a position (x', y') of a control point (c) on a command area (A.sub.CM). This method comprises the steps of: ...
Apparatus and method for controlling gaze tracking
An apparatus and a method that controls gaze tracking. The apparatus includes an imaging device that has an image sensor divided into a plurality of zones and a...
Model-based multi-hypothesis target tracker
The present disclosure describes a target tracker that evaluates frames of data of one or more targets, such as a body part, body, and/or object, acquired by a...
Locking and unlocking a mobile device using facial recognition
In an embodiment of the invention, an unlocked mobile device is configured to capture images, analyze the images to detect a user's face, and automatically lock...
Color time domain integration camera having a single charge coupled device
and fringe projection auto-focus system
A detector (550) for detecting light (248B) from a light source (248A) comprises a single array of pixels (574) and a first mask (576). The single array of...
Hydraulic device for the injection of bone cement in percutaneous
The present invention relates to the medical field, in particular relates to the practice of percutaneous vertebroplasty where a pair of syringes in the distal...
Apparatus and method for use in creating dental prosthetics
An apparatus and method for creating dental prosthetics is provided. The apparatus includes a base, an ear mount portion for making contact with a patient's...
A dome camera includes an inner cover covering a camera lens and a semi-spherical outer cover covering the inner cover, the camera lens being rotatable in a...
Camera housing for a square-profile camera
A square camera housing accommodates a square camera with a substantially square profile. The square camera housing includes a latching mechanism to secure the...
Swing down mount for helicopter and method for operating same
A swing down mount system for mounting a camera gimbal or other viewing/recording device to a helicopter is disclosed. The system comprises a frame, an axle...
Optical slot scanner having coaxial illuminaton
An optical slot scanner (10) and method includes a housing (12) supporting a scanning arrangement (22) within an interior region (14) of the housing. The...
System and method for interactive mobile gaming
Disclosed is a method and apparatus for providing information to a camera associated with a computing device. The apparatus includes a base portion having a...
Crime-scene body bag
A crime-scene body bag is made with a flexible material forming an enclosure defining an interior chamber sufficient to accommodate the remains of a deceased...
Collapsible camera crane