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Interchangeable lens for camera
Method and apparatus for tamper proof camera logs
A method and apparatus for maintaining a tamper proof device log are described. In one embodiment, the method comprises maintaining an embedded log in the...
Systems and methods for image monitoring of check during mobile deposit
An image of a check that is in the field of view of a camera is monitored prior to the image of the check being captured. The camera is associated with a mobile...
System and method for detecting digital media status in a sorter
The present invention provides for automation of the process of ensuring that the contents of the return mailed digital media, comprising a disc enclosed in a...
Robot control apparatus, robot control method, program, and recording
A first coordinate system C.sub.A of the hand unit, a second coordinate system C.sub.B of the first workpiece, and a third coordinate system C.sub.C of a second...
Mechanism of quantitative dual-spectrum IR imaging system for breast
A mechanism of quantitative dual-spectrum IR imaging (QDS-IR) system for examining the breast cancer is reported. The major mechanism of the system is a pair of...
Intuitive computing methods and systems
A smart phone senses audio and/or imagery from a surrounding environment, and acts to provide graphical user interfaces and toggling discovery modes. In one...
Using low-cost tags to facilitate mobile transactions
Systems, methods and computer program products for facilitating payments using low-cost barcode or RFID tags are disclosed. Such tags can be attached or affixed...
Method and system for detecting and recognizing text in images
Various embodiments of the present invention relate to a method, system and computer program product for detecting and recognizing text in the images captured...
Motion stabilization and detection of articulated objects
The techniques and systems described herein are directed to isolating part-centric motion in a visual scene and stabilizing (e.g., removing) motion in the...
Methods and systems for vascular pattern localization using temporal
A system and method of localizing vascular patterns by receiving frames from a video camera, identifying and tracking an object within the frames, determining...
Method of point source target detection for multispectral imaging
A method of point source target detection for multispectral imaging is disclosed. In one embodiment, a background source spectral ratio is determined using at...
Processing a video for spatial and temporal magnification with minimized
What is disclosed is a novel video processing system and method wherein a plurality of image frames of a video captured using a video camera with a spatial...
Multi-ring optical filter assembly allowing independent adjustment of
rotation angle of each lens thereof
The present invention is to provide a multi-ring optical filter assembly, which includes a positioning frame having one end threadedly connected with a front...
Inner focus lens system, interchangeable lens apparatus and camera system
An inner focus lens system comprising a first lens unit and subsequent lens units, wherein an aperture diaphragm is provided, the first lens unit is: fixed with...
Structured light 3-D measurement module and system for illuminating a
subject-under-test in relative linear...
A surface measurement module for 3-D triangulation-based image acquisition of a subject-under-inspection and under observation by at least one camera. The...
Ladar sensor for landing, docking and approach
A system for landing or docking a mobile platform is enabled by a flash LADAR sensor having an adaptive controller with Automatic Gain Control (AGC). Range...
Image sensor module with substrate defining gas pressure relieving hole
and camera module using same
An image sensor module includes a ceramic substrate, an image sensor, and a filter. The ceramic substrate defines a light transmitting hole and a receiving...
Solid-state imaging device and camera system
A solid-state imaging device and a camera system are provided. The solid-state imaging device capable of performing an intermittent operation includes a pixel...
Solid-state imaging device, manufacturing method thereof, and camera with
alternately arranged pixel...
A solid-state imaging device includes a semiconductor substrate; and a pixel unit having a plurality of pixels on the semiconductor substrate, wherein the pixel...
Solid-state image sensor, method of manufacturing the same and camera
An image sensor includes a semiconductor layer having first and second faces, and a wiring structure arranged on a side of the first face, wherein photoelectric...
Color balance in digital photography
A technique for generating a digital photograph comprises blending two related images, each sampled according to a different illumination environment. The two...
Three-dimensional imaging using a single camera
The attenuation and other optical properties of a medium are exploited to measure a thickness of the medium between a sensor and a target surface. Disclosed...
Methods of connecting network-based cameras to video stations, and
corresponding video surveillance systems,...
Methods of connecting network-based cameras to video station such that the ownership between the network-based camera with the respective connected socket can...
Automatic exposure calibration and compensation for machine vision
An automatic process for calibrating the optical image exposure value to compensate for changes in machine vision systems to maintain optimal exposure of...
Temporal aliasing reduction and coding of upsampled video
Embodiments of the invention provide techniques for upsampling a video sequence for coding. According to the method, an estimate of camera motion may be...
Camera user content synchronization with central web-based records and
information sharing system
A camera and another device synchronization system, apparatus, signaling, processor-readable medium, and method are provided. As part of a system or as an...
Systems and methods for lens characterization
Methods and systems for analyzing camera lenses and presenting information regarding camera lenses performance are described. An interactive user interface is...
Lens inspection system
A lens testing system may have a test pattern source that generates a test pattern of light. A lens may have a lens surface that reflects the test pattern of...
Monitoring system of person coming to entrance comprises camera for capturing image of the person and recorder for the captured image, the system informing the...
Rear vision system for a vehicle
A camera vision system for a vehicle includes a rear backup video camera operable to capture video images rearward of the vehicle during a rear backup maneuver...
Gooseneck or fifth wheel trailer hitch alignment and safety system
The gooseneck or fifth wheel trailer hitch alignment and safety system includes a reverse camera and at least one proximity sensor to provide alignment of a...
Camera for use in a digital network
The present disclosure relates to a camera for use in a digital network, in particular as a surveillance camera in a working device, including an integrated...
Visual inspection apparatus and visual inspection method
The present invention includes a camera which takes an image of a camera or an inspection target; a device which estimates the movement of the inspection...
Spatially-varying spectral response calibration data
Systems, methods, and other embodiments associated with producing spatially varying spectral response calibration data are described. One example method...
Adaptive multi-modal integrated biometric identification detection and
A surveillance system is provided that includes at least one sensor disposed in a security area of a surveillance region to sense an occurrence of a potential...
Surgical light and video control system and method of use
A system for illuminating and recording an image of an operative field during a medical procedure is presented. The system includes a first light source...
Controlled three-dimensional communication endpoint
A controlled three-dimensional (3D) communication endpoint system and method for simulating an in-person communication between participants in an online meeting...
Apparatus for providing feedback on nonverbal cues of video conference
An electronic device is communicatively coupled to at least one video camera during a video conference, and also includes a touchscreen display having video...
Three-dimensional scanning using existing sensors on portable electronic
The disclosed embodiments provide a method and system for operating a portable electronic device. The portable electronic device includes a camera that obtains...
Mesh generation from depth images
Systems and methods for mesh generation from depth images are provided. According to one aspect, a method executable by a compression device for sending...
User interface and authentication for a virtual mirror
A method for operating a mirror-display including: operating the system in idle mode wherein image is displayed on the monitor and the processor awaits the...