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Inexpensive device and method for connecting a camera to a scope for
photographing scoped objects
A device and method for connecting a camera to a scoping apparatus for viewing and taking photos of an eye-ball or other object imaged by the scoping apparatus....
Imaging adaptor for camera
An adaptor adapts an SLR camera for use as an ophthalmic viewing and imaging device. The adaptor is mounted to the camera between the camera body and the camera...
Wayside measurement of railcar wheel to rail geometry
Considerable damage to rails, wheels, and trucks can result from geometric anomalies in the wheelsets, rails, and truck hardware. A solution for identifying and...
Method for locating an optical identification on a laboratory analysis
A method for locating an optical identification on a cuvette includes providing a cuvette comprising an axial locating bar with a fixed bar width with a fixed...
Labeling for automatic mail sorting system
A method for automatically sorting undeliverable as addressed (UAA) mail includes capturing an image of a first UAA mail piece with a camera connected to an...
Component mounting apparatus
A mounting apparatus includes a stage device on which an installation substrate and a component are placed, a suction head provided vertically above the stage...
Hood for camera lens
Digital camera body of lens replacing type
An end device may include a camera configured to capture an image of an object, a touch screen configured to receive a touch input and a processor configured to...
Managed biometric identity
A computing system such as a game console maintains and updates a biometric profile of a user. In one aspect, biometric data of the user is continuously...
Emergency response center
The present invention is an Emergency Response Center (ERC) which provides a variety of emergency and information functions in public environments. The ERC...
Navigation device, navigation method, and navigation program
A navigation apparatus and method are provided. The navigation apparatus includes an image acquiring part that acquires an image of a road feature from a...
System and method for quantitative molecular breast imaging
A system and method for performing quantitative lesion analysis in molecular breast imaging (MBI) using the opposing images of a slightly compressed breast that...
Intelligent location tagging for deterministic device behavior
Briefly, in accordance with one or more embodiments, a deterministic device behavior system detects if a device is entering a sensitive location. The sensitive...
Electronic device having selectively strengthened cover glass
Embodiments disclosed therein generally pertain to selectively strengthening glass. More particularly, techniques are described for selectively strengthening...
Pictures using voice commands and automatic upload
A system and method is disclosed for enabling user friendly interaction with a camera system. Specifically, the inventive system and method has several aspects...
Algorithm selection for structure from motion
A technique for selecting a particular reconstruction technique to be applied to an image sequence. The technique may analyze an input image sequence and, based...
Orientation compensation using a mobile device camera and a reference
A method and system for orientation compensation of a mobile device within an environment includes providing a plurality of reference markers having straight...
Broadcast receiving apparatus and method for providing multilateral video
communication including user image
A broadcast receiving apparatus and a method for providing a multilateral video communication which makes it possible to communicate with a plurality of...
Automated guidance and recognition system and method of the same
Disclosed herein are embodiments and methods of a visual guidance and recognition system requiring no calibration. One embodiment of the system comprises a...
Automated camera flat fielding and alignment
In an example, a method for automated camera flat fielding and alignment may include determining a magnification of a camera relative to a first camera axis...
Object processing employing movement
Directional albedo of a particular article, such as an identity card, is measured and stored. When the article is later presented, it can be confirmed to be the...
Assessment of camera phone distortion for digital watermarking
The present disclosure relates generally to cell phones and cameras, and to digital watermarking involving such cell phones and cameras. One claim recites a...
Cylindrical object scanner
A scanner for scanning an object having a circumferential surface, the scanner comprising a housing with a glass pane defining an internal area containing...
Camera system with color display and processor for Reed-Solomon decoding
A camera system including: a substrate having a coding pattern printed thereon and a handheld digital camera device. The camera device includes: a digital...
Multiband spatial heterodyne spectrometer and associated methods
A multiband spatial heterodyne spectrometer for determining spectra in first and second wavelength bands has a beamsplitter configured to split incident light...
A spectrometer in accordance with the present disclosure may provide multiple optical paths from the inputs to the camera, where the paths are as nearly...
Display apparatus and control method thereof
A display apparatus and a control method thereof are provided The display apparatus includes: an image processor configured to process an image of content; a...
Techniques for collection of auto-focus statistics
Various techniques are disclosed for collecting and processing auto-focus statistics data in an image signal processor (ISP). In one embodiment, a statistics...
Auxiliary focusing system and focusing method
A focusing method for a camera by adjusting the focal length from a minimum focal length to a maximum focal length. Obtaining a number of first image...
Image pickup apparatus with removable ND filter
An image pickup apparatus includes: a lens apparatus; and a camera apparatus that can be attached and removed from the lens apparatus, wherein the camera...
Digital camera and finder device thereof
Provided are a polarization beam splitter 69 disposed between a subject side finder window 16 and a photographer side observation window 17 and disposed to be...
Portable terminal with rotatable axial flip unit and dual lens arrangement
This portable terminal comprises a main unit having a microphone, a key operation unit, and a radio sending/receiving function of image and sound, a rotation...
Image processing method and apparatus
Embodiments of the present invention disclose an image processing method and an apparatus. The image processing method includes: receiving information of...
Solid-state image sensing device and camera system with divided pixels
A solid-state image sensing device includes: a pixel part in which pixels are arranged in a matrix; and a pixel signal readout part including an AD conversion...
Image processing device that performs image processing to correct target
pixels in a region surrounding a...
A digital camera (1) includes: an imaging unit (16) having an imaging element that includes a plurality of pixels, and generates a pixel value for each of the...
Image file generation device, camera and image file generation method
An image file generation device includes: an image file generation unit that generates an image file having stored therein a plurality of sets of image data...
Method and system for facilitating color balance synchronization between a
plurality of video cameras and for...
A method for facilitating color balance synchronization between a plurality of video cameras within a system of video cameras includes detecting an object in a...
Color correction of digital color image
A software application corrects for luminance and/or color in a captured image on a device having two cameras. The first camera receives a reference image, and...
Illumination systems and methods for imagers
The present invention can provide solutions to many common imaging problems, such as, for example, unevenly distributed illumination, shadows, white balance...
Portable hand-held device having stereoscopic image camera
A portable hand-held device is provided having a digital camera and a processor. The digital camera has two image sensors respectively arranged to capture...
Rapidly initializing and dynamically adjusting media streams
A device may generate a media stream to be shared with other users by building a media graph, comprising a series of interconnected processing units that...
Method and apparatus to correct digital image blur due to motion of
subject or imaging device
Signal processing techniques are applied to digital image data to remove the distortion caused by motion of the camera, or the movement of the subject being...
Dynamically reconfigurable intelligent video surveillance system
A dynamically reconfigurable video surveillance system includes at least one video camera, a remote server, at least one viewing terminal, means making it...