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System and method for providing depth imaging
A device for use with an imaging system that is operable to provide an image signal based on an object disposed at a first distance from the imaging system. The...
Parameter determining device, parameter determining system, parameter
determining method, and recording medium
A parameter determining device configured to be installed in a vehicle includes an image acquirer, a parameter identifier, a synthetic image generator, and a...
Methods and systems for stabilizing live video in the presence of
long-term image drift
Methods and systems stabilization of a camera image for short term or `pole shake` and longer term `pole drift` are provided. The camera is attached to a fixed...
Zoom illumination system
Zoom illumination system for use with closed circuit TV cameras in applications requiring long distance illumination, such as surveillance and night vision. The...
Video surveillance system having communication acknowledgement nod
The present invention provides a system and method for controlling a motor in a video surveillance system including a video camera, a tilt motor operable to...
Method of predicting a trajectory of an asteroid
Disclosed are a system, a method and an apparatus of predicting a trajectory of an asteroid. In one embodiment, a method of predicting a trajectory of an...
Functional imaging of cells with optical projection tomography
A method for 3D imaging of a biologic object (1) in an optical tomography system where a subcellular structure of a biological object (1) is labeled by...
Image processing apparatus
An image processing apparatus which employs a basic configuration including an image processing controller which processes images captured by a stereo camera...
In camera implementation of selecting and stitching frames for panoramic
A system, method, and computer program product for selecting qualifying frames from an image sequence for use in subsequent stitching into a composite panoramic...
Telepresence camera system
A telepresence communication system for group meeting rooms and personal home and office systems provides improved human factor experience through substantially...
Apparatus and method for managing telepresence sessions
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, obtaining images that are captured by a camera system at a location...
Method and arrangement for connecting at least one man-machine interface
for manipulating at least one data...
The invention relates to a method for connecting at least one man-machine interface for manipulating, particularly remotely manipulating, at least one data...
Telepresence apparatus for immersion of a human image in a physical
A telepresence device allows a remote meeting participant to establish a telepresence at a remote meeting location. The telepresence device provides a video...
Methods and systems for mobile document acquisition and enhancement
Aspects of the present invention are related to systems and methods for correcting artifacts in a camera-captured image of a document or image of an object...
Direct 3-D drawing by employing camera view constraints
An interactive 3-D drawing method supports 3-D modeling of real-world scenes captured in the form of multiple images taken from different locations and angles....
Image data collection from mobile vehicles with computer, GPS, and
A system and method to capture a plurality of images and store the captured images. The system has multiple camera systems capable of transmitting image data....
Hip joint method
The present invention relates to a method of treating a hip joint of a human patient by providing at least one hip joint surface, said hip joint comprising a...
Medical devices and methods
The present invention relates generally to medical devices and methods. The present medical devices comprises a platform comprising a magnetically-attractive...
Combination game controller and information input device for a tablet
An apparatus generally directed to a combination game controller and information input device. The combination preferably includes a tablet computer providing a...
A camera unit increases the degree of freedom with which the camera unit can be designed. The camera unit includes a camera body having a hook held in hooked...
Protective cover for an electronic device
A protective cover for an electronic device includes a front casing and a rear removably coupled to the front casing to substantially enclose the electronic...
Adaptive camera and illuminator eyetracker
An eye tracker includes at least one illuminator for illuminating an eye, at least two cameras for imaging the eye and a controller. The configuration of the...
Hand operated mount
A hand operated mount 100 is disclosed which can be mounted into the roof of a vehicle, vessel, or building and used to accurately control from inside the...
Automated position locator for a height sensor in a dispensing system
Apparatus and methods of determining a position of a height sensor in a dispensing system. The dispensing system includes a dispenser, height sensor, camera,...
Camera for video phone call
Transferring information among devices using cameras
Data on a first computing device can be represented by a graphical object displayed on a screen of the first device. A user can initiate an "attach event"...
Secure video conferencing to conduct financial transactions
Methods and apparatuses, including computer program products, are described for secure video conferencing to conduct financial transactions. A server computing...
Mobile terminal and method of displaying information therein
A mobile terminal, computer program product and method of displaying information therein are disclosed, by which data stored in the mobile terminal can be...
Enhancements to data driven media management within an electronic device
A centralized resource manager manages the routing of audio or visual information within a device, including a handheld device such as a smartphone. The...
Optical state estimation and simulation environment for unmanned aerial
The present disclosure relates to a method and system for simulating an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) and simulating an environment in which the UAV may be...
Method and system for assisting in the handling of robotized machines in a
A method for handling of a first robotized mobile machine moving in a congested working environment under the control of a second robotized mobile machine,...
Handheld apparatus and method for the automated application of cosmetics
and other substances
An applicator head is provided for a reflectance modifying agent (RMA) applicator is moved across the skin by means of a floating ring having dispersed raised...
Data detection for visible light communications using conventional camera
The invention relates to a detection system for determining data embedded into the light output of a light source in a form of a repeating sequence of N...
45 degree viewing accessory for camera viewfinder
A camera viewfinder viewer accessory mountable on a camera includes an elongated body portion having first and second ends and a longitudinal axis extending...
Detecting embossed characters on form factor
A portable computing device reads information embossed on a form factor utilizing a built-in digital camera and determines dissimilarity between each pair of...
Position estimation using predetermined patterns of light sources
Methods and systems are described for determining eye position and/or for determining eye movement based on glints. An exemplary computer-implemented method...
Zoom lens system, lens barrel, interchangeable lens apparatus and camera
Compact and lightweight zoom lens systems having less aberration fluctuation in association with focusing, lens barrels, interchangeable lens apparatuses, and...
Laser speed gun optical system
A laser speed gun comprises a laser ray transmitter provided on an optical axis with a laser ray emitting device and with a short distance lens and located at...
Method for pointing a plurality of predetermined locations inside a
structure and corresponding pointing system
Embodiments of the disclosure include methods in which locations within an aircraft fuselage are automatically pointed to and marked so that a part may be...
System and method for capturing images of a geographic area
A system for capturing images while a user is traversing a geographic area is disclosed. The system may include a frame configured to extend across a first...
Mobile device and method for controlling the same
A mobile device includes a camera unit configured to sense an image, a display unit configured to display the image, a sensor unit configured to detect a user...
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...
An image sensor for electronic cameras includes a plurality of light sensitive pixels arranged in rows and columns, wherein the pixels of a respective column...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method and electronic camera
An image processing apparatus includes a clip part and an incremental processing part. The clip part sets a threshold value as an output luminance value of a...
Interchangeable lens and digital camera including controller for stopping
zoom lens at one of discrete...
An interchangeable lens includes a zoom lens, a driver configured to drive the zoom lens, an operation unit configured to receive a user's operation for...
Apparatus and method for adjusting white balance
An apparatus and method for adjusting a white balance, and more particularly, an apparatus and method for adjusting a white balance of an image captured with a...
Higher resolution still image generation from lower resolution video
Technologies are generally described herein for generating a higher resolution still frame. Some example technologies may configure a video camera at a first...
Wireless handset interface for video recording camera control
Video recording where an input image signal is received with one or more optical sensor disposed in a hands-free video recorder. The input image signal is...