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Systems and methods for mobile image capture and processing
In various embodiments, methods, systems, and computer program products for processing digital images captured by a mobile device are disclosed. Myriad features...
Image processing apparatus for retrieving object from moving image and
A face image is detected for each frame at a predetermined interval in moving image data, and the face image is traced using a frame in which the face image is...
Methods and system for automated in-field hierarchical training of a
vehicle detection system
Disclosed are methods and systems for detecting one or more vehicles in video captured from a deployed video camera directed at a parking region. According to...
Orientation correction method for electronic device used to perform facial
recognition and electronic device...
A method of performing facial recognition and tracking of an image captured by an electronic device includes: utilizing a camera of the electronic device to...
Hand pointing estimation for human computer interaction
Hand pointing has been an intuitive gesture for human interaction with computers. A hand pointing estimation system is provided, based on two regular cameras,...
Methods and devices for initiating, updating, and displaying the results of a search of an object-model database are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method is...
Dual LED usage for glint detection
A wearable computing system may include an eye-tracking system configured to track the position of an eye of a wearer of the wearable computing system. In...
Reducing watermark perceptibility and extending detection distortion
The present disclosures relates generally to digital watermarking and data hiding. One claim recites a smartphone comprising: a camera to capture video of a...
Motor noise reduction circuit
A method of reducing noise in an environment where the noise source is in a fixed location relative to a pair of microphones, such as in a camera with a zoom...
A lens adapter is provided, comprising a cylindrical base, one end of the base is provided with a first mounting seat for connecting with a lens and a manual...
A camera lens is formed with a casing and a lens stack having at least one lens element, the lens stack arranged within the casing. A spring arrangement is...
Method and apparatus for supporting user's operation of image reading
A write operation supporting apparatus 1 includes a camera 3 that images a placed document 10 as a reading target within an imaging area 6 and a projector 4...
Device for optically scanning and measuring an environment
A device for optically scanning and measuring an environment is provided. The device includes a movable scanner having at least one first projector for...
Camera module having MEMS actuator, connecting method for shutter coil of
camera module and camera module...
Disclosed is a camera module including a substrate which is provided with an electrode pad and an image sensor; a housing which is stacked on the substrate and...
Camera module having image sensor and cover glass
A camera module includes an image sensor, a number of metal balls, and a cover glass. The image sensor includes an active surface and a number of pads. The...
Camera system, camera body, and interchangeable lens
According to an aspect of the present invention, the camera body can switch the present version, which is an original version, to specifications of an older...
Camera support apparatus
A camera support apparatus for supporting a video camera comprises a drive train device (1), a first inductive position sensor (23), (14) attached to a...
Structure of a ring flash module
The disclosure relates to a flash lighting module for providing flash lighting for a camera of a mobile communication device such as a mobile phone, a smart...
Interchangeable lens camera, camera body, and method for determining
mounting of lens
An interchangeable lens camera includes a camera body and a lens unit. The camera body includes: a body-side mount section; a mounting determination section; a...
Imaging system and control method for imaging system
An imaging system of the present invention comprises a lens unit having a barrel section that contains a photographing optical system, and an operating section...
Waterproof camera having a semi-underwater photographing mode
A waterproof camera includes an image pickup section, a display section that displays image data, a mode setting section that sets a semi-underwater mode in...
Solid-state imaging apparatus, method of manufacturing the same, and
A solid-state imaging apparatus comprising a substrate having a first face and a second face opposing each other, and in which photoelectric conversion portions...
Method and apparatus for correcting aspect ratio in a camera graphical
A device and method are provided that retrieves a plurality of thumbnails corresponding to a plurality of images captured by the digital camera and rotates each...
Portable terminal having touch screen and method for processing image
A portable terminal having a touch screen and a method for processing an image therein are provided. The portable terminal includes a camera unit for...
A digital camera of the present invention includes a receiving portion 155 that receives a control signal from a remote controller, and a microcomputer 110...
Solid-state imaging device and camera system
A solid-state imaging device includes: a pixel section wherein pixels including photoelectric conversion devices are arranged in a matrix; and a pixel driving...
Overlap patterns and image stitching for multiple-detector
A mechanism for reconstructing sub-images based on measurement data acquired by an imaging system including an array of light modulating elements and an array...
Arrangement for macro photography
An apparatus for capturing images. The apparatus includes a camera unit configured to capture images of target objects, and a processing unit configured to...
A digital camera, which photographs a subject, generates image data, and records the image data on a recording medium, includes: an image processing device that...
Visual pairing and data exchange between devices using barcodes for data
exchange with mobile navigation systems
A method of operating first and second electronic devices includes providing the first device with a display screen, and providing the second device with a...
Image sensor data compression and DSP decompression
An image sensor compresses image data prior to transmitting the image data to a DSP. The image sensor captures light representing an image, for instance via a...
User interface system based on pointing device
The user interaction system comprises a portable pointing device (101) connected to a camera (102) and sending pictures to a digital signal processor (120),...
Mach-zehnder based optical marker/comb generator for streak camera
This disclosure is directed to a method and apparatus for generating marker and comb indicia in an optical environment using a Mach-Zehnder (M-Z) modulator....
Image processing apparatus and method of controlling the same
An image processing apparatus such as a digital camera and a method of controlling the same is provided. In one embodiment, the digital camera generates an HDR...
Automatic digital camera photography mode selection
A digital camera having a plurality of photography modes, comprising: an image sensor; an optical system for imaging a scene onto the image sensor; an image...
Camera control means to allow operating of a destined location of the
information surface of a presentation and...
The invention concerns a control device for controlling an information device arrangement. Control device includes camera means (CAM) and display means (VF) to...
Image capturing apparatus, image processing apparatus, and method thereof
An image processing apparatus and method relate to an imaging process which is applied to image data captured by an image capturing apparatus such as a...
Compensating for blooming of a shape in an image
A number of brightness samples are taken outside a shape to compensate for blooming of the shape in an image generated by a digital camera. The brightness of...
Network synchronized camera settings
A network device receives, from a first video camera system, position information for a first video camera at a first site and sends, to a second video camera...
Automatically triggered video surveillance system
A method is provided for supplying to an operator a video stream from at least one of a plurality of cameras that capture images. This includes connecting the...
Methods and systems for automobile security monitoring
In one embodiment, a method for monitoring the security of a plurality of automobiles includes receiving a message indicating a potential security threat to an...
Image processing device, image processing system, camera device, image
processing method, and program
An image processing device includes: a detecting section configured to detect a plurality of objects by type from one input image; a generating section...
Methods and systems for determining the pose of a camera with respect to
at least one object of a real environment
Method for determining the pose of a camera with respect to at least one object of a real environment for use in authoring/augmented reality application that...
Camera mounting assembly
A camera mounting assembly is configured to couple to a camera housing. The camera mounting assembly includes a plurality of indentations configured to allow...
Three dimensional camera device and method of controlling the same
A three dimensional camera device and a method of controlling the same are provided. The three dimensional camera device and the method enable a user to...
Computer-readable storage medium, image display apparatus, system, and
First, a stereoscopic vision reference distances is individually determined for each virtual object disposed in a virtual space, based on a depth position of...
Focus actuated vergence
A system for the vergence of images from a plurality of cameras, the system provides a first camera; a second camera disposed at some distance from that first...
Camera arrangements with backlighting detection and methods of using same
A method of providing an image to be displayed includes providing captured scene data representing one or more images of a real scene and providing illumination...
Low scale production system and method
Systems and methods for low-scale and low-cost production of events. The system having a plurality of video cameras, each of the video cameras capturing a video...
Method of operating a display with gaps, a backlight and a camera
A method of operating a display with gaps in between the pixels, a primarily transparent backlight and a camera is disclosed. In an embodiment, the method...