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Vibration actuator, lens barrel, and camera
Disclosed is a vibration actuator which can be arranged in a limited space, and which has excellent drive performance. Also disclosed are a lens barrel and a...
Method for measuring cracks remotely and device thereof
The present invention relates to a method for measuring cracks remotely and the device thereof. First, multiple laser spots with known a shape are projected...
Method for atmospheric laser beam detection using remote sensing of
A method involves obtaining a first beam image on a focal plane of a first camera and a second beam image on a focal plane of a second camera from light...
Radio frequency communication
A point-to-point radio frequency (RF) communication system having one or more communication units coupled to respective television cameras and displays; and a...
Method and apparatus for interacting with television screen
A method of interacting with a television screen using a remote control having a viewing screen. The method includes the following: (1) displaying a...
Method for enabling manual adjustment of a pointing direction of an
actively stabilized camera
A method for adjusting a pointing direction of a camera housed by an active stabilization system is disclosed. The active stabilization system executes a...
Multiband camera, and multiband image capturing method
A multiband camera comprises: a band-pass filter having four or more optical filters; a microlens array having arrayed microlenses; a photoelectric conversion...
Optical filter opacity control for reducing temporal aliasing in motion
The present invention comprises a system for and method of frequency prefiltering comprising a camera shutter capable of continuously variable illumination...
Electronic device and method in an electronic device for processing image
The invention relates to an electronic device for performing imaging, including a camera means for creating image data (ID) from an imaging target (IT), the...
Electronic camera for producing quickview images
An electronic camera according to the present invention includes: an image pickup part for picking up a subject image to produce image data; a processing part...
Network camera system and control method therefor in which, when a
photo-taking condition changes, a user can...
A network camera system is provided that detects an occurrence of a condition change at a periphery of an image pickup apparatus, obtains a direction of the...
Image capture and processing integrated circuit for a camera
An image capture and processing (ICP) integrated circuit (IC) is provided for a camera. The ICP IC includes an imaging array which, in turn, includes image...
Solid-state imaging device and camera system
A solid-state imaging device includes: a pixel unit in which pixels are arranged in a matrix pattern; and a pixel signal read-out unit including an AD...
Solid state imaging device and digital camera
A difference between sensitivity of one of focus detection pixels to incident light from an upper right oblique direction and sensitivity of the other focus...
Apparatus and method for generating high-dynamic-range (HDR) images
A low dynamic range (LDR) image data storage stores LDR image sets each of which includes a plurality of LDR segmented images captured with a camera panned....
Digital camera with integrated accelerometers
A digital camera system has integrated accelerometers for determining static and dynamic accelerations of the digital cameral system. Data relating to static...
Reliability determination of camera fault detection tests
There is provided a method for determining the reliability of a fault detection of a camera in a camera system. According to the method data relating to...
Camera device to capture and generate target lead and shooting technique
data and images
A novel system and process is described for the capturing of the images of a target, and/or the shooter, at the time around the discharge of a gun, bow, or...
Electronic device capable of detecting ultraviolent radiation and method
An electronic device capable of detecting ultraviolent radiation and a method thereof are provided. The device includes a camera, a voltage-sensitive optical...
Monitoring camera system, video recording apparatus and video recording
A video recording method includes: detecting an intrusion of a person into a predetermined monitoring area based on the video information from the monitoring...
Vehicular video mirror system
A video mirror system suitable for use in a vehicle includes an interior rearview mirror assembly mountable at an interior portion of a vehicle and includes a...
Calibration device, method, and program for on-board camera
An on-board camera calibration device with high productivity is provided which allows speedy calibration of the on-board camera with high precision with a...
Image-capturing device and in-vehicle camera
An image-capturing device including: an imaging optical system which is configured to capture an optical image of a subject; an imaging optical system retaining...
Surveillance systems and methods to monitor, recognize, track objects and
unusual activities in real time...
A surveillance system and method that utilize computer vision technology and background subtraction to monitor, recognize, and track objects or unusual...
Utilizing presence information for the purpose of enhanced surveillance
Surveillance system endpoints communicate with each other to send and receive presence information. The surveillance endpoints may react to the received...
Surveillance camera comprising a camera housing and a transparent view port cover, the camera housing including a top surface and a side surface, the side...
Classification of the vehicle environment
A method for a motor vehicle for the predictive classification of a future vehicle environment and its lighting conditions. To this end, a camera system is...
Method and device for the recording of body movements
The invention relates to a method for recording the position, location or movement of a body part of a patient and a device for recording the position, location...
Apparatus and method for producing images for stereoscopic viewing
Disclosed are methods and apparatus for producing images for stereoscopic, three-dimensional viewing generated with existing mobile graphical devices, such as...
Methods and systems for establishing eye contact and accurate gaze in
In one aspect, a method includes capturing images of a first participant through a display using a camera. The display is located between the first participant...
Driving simulation apparatus, wide-angle camera video simulation
apparatus, and image deforming/compositing...
A driving simulation apparatus includes an input unit that receives an input of an operation instruction, a vehicle simulation unit that calculates a position...
System and method for integrating multiple virtual rendering systems to
provide an augmented reality
There is provided a system and method for integrating multiple virtual rendering systems to provide an augmented reality. There is provided a method for...
Camera based hover detection for touch-based mobile devices
The disclosure generally describes computer-implemented methods, software, and systems for providing camera-based hover detection for touch-based mobile...
Methods and apparatus for documenting a procedure
Methods and apparatus are disclosed for documenting a procedure in a touchless environment. Example methods disclosed herein include identifying a position of...
Smartpad split screen desktop
A multi-display device is adapted to be dockable or otherwise associatable with an additional device. In accordance with one exemplary embodiment, the...
Thermal imaging camera with intermittent image capture
A thermal imaging camera that intermittently captures thermal images of a scene for long term monitoring of the scene. The thermal images may be captured after...
Convertible in-revenue and out-of-revenue gaming system and method with a
real-time player dashboard display
A convertible in-revenue and out-of-revenue gaming system is disclosed that includes a server connected to automatically convert operating modes and control...
Lens barrel and camera including lens barrel
A lens barrel includes a lens tube configured to hold a lens, a barrier driving member configured to move between an opened state and a closed state by...
A network camera comprising a casing and a base is provided. The casing has a slot. The base comprises a supporter and a joint rod. The joint rod has a joint...
Slit lamp adaptor for portable camera
An adaptor for a slit lamp holds a portable camera, such as a cell phone, in place relative to a slit lamp. The adaptor is adjustable to accommodate virtually...
Mine equipment recovery system
An equipment recovery system for high risk environments such as high wall mine shafts has a vehicle that rides on a track including applications where a...
The disclosure describes airframe systems. In one embodiment, an airframe system includes a first side wall and a second side wall. The airframe system further...
Infrared camera with infrared-transmissive dome systems and methods
Systems and methods are disclosed that provide an infrared-transmissive dome, such as for infrared imaging applications. For example, an infrared camera system...
Cover for portable electronic device
A cover for a portable electronic device may have a plurality of foldable panels and an easel that is positionable in a deployed position to support a readable...
Enclosure for a spherical camera
Video camera with recorder and player
Display screen of digital camera with transitional graphical user
Microphone for digital camera