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Flash characterization for camera
A method (100) is provided for characterizing a functionality of a flash (14) from at least one image (200) captured with a camera (12) using the flash (14)....
Object position and orientation detection system
An object position and orientation detection system and in particular one which is capable of describing observed movement in 3 dimensions. In one example, a...
Method for identification of a projected symbol on a street in a vehicle,
apparatus and vehicle
A method and a camera-based driver assistance system in a subject vehicle uses image processing to automatically recognize dynamic intangible symbols that are...
Monitoring method and camera
A method of monitoring a scene by a camera (7) comprises marking a part (14) of the scene with light having a predefined spectral content and a spatial...
Methods and systems for multimedia trajectory annotation
A system and method of providing annotated trajectories by receiving image frames from a video camera and determining a location based on the image frames from...
Video camera with capture modes
Embodiments provide a video camera that can be configured to allow tagging of recorded video and/or capture of video segments or sequences of images in response...
Automated user information provision using images
A method for automated user information provision using an image includes requesting at least one user information image in response to receiving a user...
Apparatus and method for contactless high resolution handprint capture
A system and method for contactless handprint capture is disclosed that includes an image capture device to capture handprint images of a subject hand at each...
Automated acquisition of facial images
Described is a technology by which medical patient facial images are acquired and maintained for associating with a patient's records and/or other items. A...
Method and system for selecting position and orientation for a monitoring
The present invention relates to the field of camera placement for monitoring an area, and in particular to the field of assisted camera placement in an area...
Internet appliance system and method
An Internet appliance, comprising, within a single housing, packet data network interfaces, adapted for communicating with the Internet and a local area...
System for projecting content to a display surface having user-controlled
size, shape and location/direction...
A system having a finger-wearable sleeve having an IR light-emitting diode (LED), an IR camera; and a controller associated with the IR camera. The controller...
Image recognition apparatus, operation determining method and
An accurate determination of an operation is possible. Data photographed by a video camera is read by an image reading unit, and an image of an operator is...
Apparatus, method, computer program and user interface
An apparatus, method, computer program and apparatus wherein the apparatus comprises: at least one processor: and at least one memory including computer program...
Data processing system for transmitting compressed multimedia data over
A data processing system has a first data processing apparatus and a second data processing apparatus. The first data processing apparatus has at least a camera...
Autonomous vehicle with improved visual detection ability
The invention provides an autonomous vehicle capable of driving independently through a path of intense traffic and transporting objects or people, even on...
Matrix code symbols for accurate robot tracking
A method for accurately tracking and controlling robots includes capturing a first image of a first matrix code labeled on a first mobile robot at a first time...
Security cover on web cameras with parental control
Shielding device for web cameras built into mobile devices such as smart-phones, tablets, netbooks and laptop computers providing such web cameras with a...
Adapter having tilt-shift unit, and camera system
A camera system includes an interchangeable lens including an image-pickup optical system, a camera body including an image sensor, and an adapter attached...
Overmolded LEDs and fabric in virtual reality headsets
A headset for virtual reality applications includes an array of light emitting diodes (LEDs) emitting light captured by a camera included in a virtual reality...
HMD apparatus with adjustable eye tracking device
An HMD apparatus with an imaging optical system for each one of the eyes of a user, which includes at least one display unit to be viewed by the respective eye,...
Head mounted display device and method for controlling the same
A head mounted display (HMD) device according to one embodiment comprises a communication unit configured to transmit and receive data; a display unit...
Parallel programmable array microscope
A microscope system includes a sample tray to hold a plurality of samples to be imaged in parallel. An illumination source generates illumination light and a...
Empty bottle inspection
An inspection device for monitoring bottles includes a lighting unit, a color-sensitive camera, and a control-and-evaluation unit. The lighting unit is arranged...
Device for inspecting a material provided with a coated surface and
A device for inspecting a material with a coated surface includes a light source disposed above the surface that emits light in a wavelength range, at least one...
Apparatus and method for visiometric disintegration
In one version of the invention, an apparatus intended for determining the disintegration time of rapidly disintegrating tablets is designed with a...
Device for detecting elevations and/or depressions on bottles, in
particular in a labeling machine
A device for detecting elevations and/or depressions on bottles, in particular in a labeling machine, the device comprising a lighting unit with a light screen...
Cruise-assist image generation device, cruise-assist image generation
method, in-vehicle camera and...
A cruise-assist image generation device includes a steering-angle information acquisition unit, an additional line generation unit generating a cruise assist...
Platform for acquiring driver behavior data
Described herein is an onboard vehicle system capable of gathering driver behavior to be provided to a service provider computer. In some embodiments, the...
Occupant monitoring systems and methods
Various implementations relate to an operator monitoring system (OMS). Certain implementations include an OMS coupled to a rotatable portion of a steering wheel...
Method and system for determining the availability of a lane for a guided
A method and a system determine track availability. The system is configured to be fitted to a guided vehicle liable to move downstream on a track. The system...
Method, apparatus and system for processing a display from a surround view
A method, apparatus and a system multi-camera image processing method. The method includes performing geometric alignment to produce a geometric output,...
Vehicle suspension system and method of using the same
A system and method that may inspect an upcoming road segment and use that information to control certain aspects of a vehicle suspension system. In an...
Methods and apparatus for practical 3D vision system
A method and system for specifying an area of interest in a 3D imaging system including a plurality of cameras that include at least first and second cameras...
Adjustable stationary fitting vehicle with simulated elevation control
An optimal bicycle frame size and configuration is determined based on operational characteristics provided by a rider when riding an adjustable stationary...
X-ray imaging apparatus and control method thereof
An X-ray imaging apparatus and control method thereof precisely designates an imaging region and reduces user fatigue by designating a segmentation imaging...
Ophthalmoscope having a laser device
An ophthalmoscope having a laser device for laser irradiation of an eye, in particular for performing a photocoagulation on fundus of the eye of the eye,...
Flexible, multimodal retina image recording system and measurement system
A fundus camera with an OCT measurement module, in which, after the focusing objective, a mirror switches the light to be detected either to the OCT measurement...
Optically guided feeding tube, catheters and associated methods
The present invention provides devices and methods for safe, easy and cost effective means of placing and verifying proper placement of nasogastric and...
Helmet configured for electronics
Integrated helmet systems provide convenient and modular use of electronic devices with a protective helmet. In addition to ease of use, weight savings and...
Systems and methods for the electric field controlled anesthetizing of
A system and method to induce fish anesthetizing or narcosis is described that induces a potential field across the body of a laboratory fish having a pair of...
Interchangeable lens for camera
Listen to people you recognize
One example device includes a camera; a display device; a memory; and a processor in communication with the memory to receive audio signals from two or more...
Method and system of providing a virtual community for participation in a
An approach is provided for establishing a virtual community for remotely participating in an event. A remote camera set is controlled by a user equipment to...
Distributed media stream synchronization control
One or more system, apparatus, method, and computer readable media is described below for wireless display synchronization of audio and video data streams...
Camera data access based on subscription status
In embodiments of camera data access based on subscription status, a camera device owned by a user captures and communicates video to a cloud-based service. The...
Stereo source image calibration method and apparatus
An image processing apparatus and a method implemented by the image process apparatus generates a vertical disparity map through regression analysis, based on a...
Imaging system mounted in flight vehicle
An imaging system on an aerial vehicle, includes: a group of rotating camera including at least a first and a second rotating cameras on the aerial vehicle; and...
Astigmatic depth from defocus imaging using intermediate images and a
merit function map
A rangefinder has a depth camera and a computer. The depth camera is positioned to receive electromagnetic energy from a scene. Imaging optics and a sensor in...
Method for extrinsic camera calibration using a laser beam
A method involves mounting a laser on a rotation device with azimuth and elevation degrees of freedom, locating the rotation device at a distance from the...