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User interface for a portable device including detecting absence of a
finger near a touchscreen to prevent...
In one embodiment, a camera on a portable electronic device such as a mobile phone is used to check whether an activation of a control on a touchscreen is...
User interface for a portable device including detecting proximity of a
finger near a touchscreen to prevent...
In a portable electronic device such as a mobile phone with a touchscreen display and a camera, if the camera detects that the user's finger is near the...
Logo detection for indoor positioning
Example methods, apparatuses, or articles of manufacture are disclosed herein that may be utilized, in whole or in part, to facilitate or support one or more...
Interchangeable lens, interchangeable lens control method, camera and
camera control method
The interchangeable lens detachably attachable to a camera includes a lens communicator configured to perform communication with the camera, a motor to move or...
Method and system for enabling pointing control of an actively stabilized
A method for adjusting a pointing angle of an actively stabilized camera is provided. The camera is housed by an active stabilization system configured to...
Apparatus and method for registration of flat panel display device and
imaging sensor, and electronic device...
The present invention relates to an auxiliary registration apparatus for registering a display device and an image sensor. The apparatus includes a camera; a...
Faulty cart wheel detection
A system and method of identifying carts exhibiting tendencies that are indicative of damaged or defective wheels. A shopping cart may be identified and tracked...
High accuracy imaging colorimeter by special designed pattern closed-loop
calibration assisted by spectrograph
This specification describes various embodiments that relate to methods for providing a wideband colorimeter that can include more accurate outputs. In one...
Camera module back-focal length adjustment method and ultra compact
The present invention relates to methods of manufacturing ultra-compact camera modules, adjusting them, post production, to precise focal point settings, and...
Solid-state image sensor and camera
A solid-state image sensor including a wiring portion which includes a first line, a second line and a control line, in first to third regions arranged...
Image processing device, image processing method, and program
To provide an image including no blur from a plurality of images acquired by a camera array image capturing device. An image processing device of the present...
OIS (optical image stabilizer) actuator and camera module having the same
The present invention relates to an OIS (Optical Image Stabilizer) actuator and a camera module having the OIS actuator, the OIS actuator including: a...
Method of controlling electronic device and portable terminal thereof
Provided is a method of controlling a connection between electronic devices by using a portable terminal. The method includes: obtaining an image of a first...
Camera and sensor augmented reality techniques
Camera and sensor augmented reality techniques are described. In one or more implementations, an optical basis is obtained that was generated from data obtained...
Video monitoring and alarm verification technology
Video monitoring and alarm verification technology, in which a first connection is established between a first device and a camera located in a monitored...
Profiling and tracking vehicles using cameras
Profiling and tracking vehicles using cameras is disclosed. Initially, two or more first images from a first camera having a first field of view are received. A...
Methods, systems, and products for security services
Methods, systems, and products are disclosed for notification of alarms in security systems. An alarm is detected in a security system. An alarm code is...
Machine vision inspection system comprising two cameras having a
A machine vision inspection system comprises an optical portion providing an image of a field of view of a workpiece which may be a magnified image. A first...
Stereo imaging using disparate imaging devices
Stereo imaging can be provided on an electronic device without the need for two matched, high resolution, large format cameras. In various embodiments, two or...
Offset rolling shutter camera model, and applications thereof
Embodiments efficiently account for variations in camera position across an image, when the image is texture mapped from a single position associated with the...
Digital 3D/360 degree camera system
The digital 3D/360.degree. camera system is an omnidirectional stereoscopic device for capturing image data that may be used to create a 3-dimensional model for...
Method and apparatus for tracking active subject in video call service
A method for tracking an active subject in a video call service includes establishing a peer-to-peer connection between a videophone input apparatus and a peer...
Using previous selection information in a user interface having a
plurality of icons
System and method involving user interfaces and remote control devices. These user interfaces may be particularly useful for providing an intuitive and user...
System and methods for generation and control of story animation
A system and methods are disclosed which provide simple and rapid animated content creation with simple control of scene characteristics, scene-to-scene...
Vehicle identification, tracking and enforcement system
A surveillance system for monitoring a plurality of vehicle license plates comprising a portable license plate reader including a camera for automatically...
Remote lighting control
A lighting system (100) includes light sources (110) and a user interface (130) configured to display an image of an environment including an object provided...
Camera reading apparatus with document alignment guide
A camera reading apparatus having an alignment guide is presented. The alignment guide may have a rigid platform having a substantially flat bottom surface, a...
Camera unit incorporating program script scanner
A camera unit includes a display for displaying an image to be captured; an image sensor for digitally capturing the displayed image; a card reader having a...
Display screen of finder of digital camera with transitional graphical
Generating a location in a vehicle-to-vehicle communication system
Device, system and method, in a vehicle communication system, of generating a location by the use of combining the rough locations of a "consensus set" of...
Vehicle speed determination via infrared imaging
A system and method which detects and uses a point of contact between a vehicle's tire and the pavement as a reference point to improve the accuracy of vehicle...
Electrically driven dump truck
A vehicle control device 50, a controller 100, an inverter control device 30 and a steering control device 32 constitute a control device 200 which executes...
Body fluid testing component for simultaneous analyte detection
An analyte testing device is provided for use with a mobile processing device having a camera with a lens, a processor for processing an image captured by the...
Standardized control of wireless devices
A disclosed service for managing mobile and wireless communication devices (MWCDs) includes enabling a server to generate a standard remote configuration...
Movement detection system for a portable device such as a portable phone
An unintentional dialing event is detected by characterizing some action of a portable phone, e.g., its movement or its surroundings. The action can be...
Image pickup apparatus
An image pickup apparatus comprising: a lens apparatus having: an image pickup optical system including a focus lens unit and a zoom lens unit; a zoom state...
Portable photo booth
A portable photo booth is disclosed which emphasizes reduced size and increased portability by utilizing a two-piece case which can be quickly assembled and...
Image processing apparatus and method for controlling the same
An image processing apparatus stores a database which includes first analytical information obtained by analyzing an image existing on a recording medium, a...
Image display system, image composing and re-encoding apparatus, image
display apparatus, method of displaying...
In a case where image data of a part of cameras is delayed, an image composing and re-encoding apparatus of an image display system generates and re-encodes...
Microscopic vision measurement method based on adaptive positioning of
camera coordinate frame
The present disclosure provides a microscopic vision measurement method based on the adaptive positioning of the camera coordinate frame which includes:...
Dynamic object classification
A camera system comprises an image capturing device and an object classification module connected to the image capturing device. The image capturing device has...
System and method for determining cumulative tow gap width
A system for determining cumulative tow gap width includes an in-process vision system having at least one camera adapted to record images of a composite...
Apparatus for real-time face recognition
Disclosed herein is a real-time face recognition apparatus and method. A real-time face recognition apparatus includes a face detection unit for detecting a...
Systems and methods for tracking human hands by performing parts based
template matching using images from...
Systems and methods for tracking human hands by performing parts based template matching using images captured from multiple viewpoints are described. One...
Zoom lens system, interchangeable lens apparatus and camera system
A zoom lens system wherein a positive lens unit located closest to an object side is fixed with respect to an image surface in zooming, a negative lens unit,...
Hand-held quad core processing apparatus
A hand-held apparatus is provided having a digital camera, a display, a miniature keyboard, a network interface, and four interconnected processing units...
Camera module including an image sensor and a laterally adjacent surface
mount device coupled at a lower...
A low profile chip scale module and method of making of the same. The low profile chip scale module includes embedded SMD and integrated EM shielding. An...
Apparatus and methods for camera applications
Apparatus and methods for using infra-red light provide for enhanced operation in camera applications. In an embodiment, a safety camera includes an optical...
Digital camera system having remote control
A digital camera system includes an image capture module and a remote control module. The image capture module includes an image capture system and a first...