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Solid-state image sensor, driving method thereof, and camera
A solid-state image sensor, comprising a pixel array complying with a Bayer array, a first signal processor configured to process each of red-pixel and...
A camera a has an image sensor; an exposure controller that conducts a main exposure and a dark exposure, in order, when a long-exposure shooting is carried...
Image processing that generates high definition and general definition
video at the same time
An image processing apparatus is provided, which includes a camera part for imaging an object and outputting image data; a display part for receiving an image...
There is provided a television camera that can automatically adjust a detected video signal balance without using a grayscale chart in order to satisfactorily...
Camera control apparatus, camera control method, and camera system
A camera control apparatus comprises a processor adapted to control a display to display a plurality of sensed images respectively obtained from a plurality of...
Light-emitting apparatus and camera system including the same
A light-emitting apparatus and a camera system including the same are disclosed. According to an aspect of the invention, a camera system is provided that...
Blended rendering of focused plenoptic camera data
Methods, apparatus, and computer-readable storage media for rendering focused plenoptic camera data. A rendering with blending technique is described that...
Configuration of a device based upon orientation
An application for a device that includes an image sensor, an orientation sensor and image capture capabilities. Operation of the device is based upon a...
Methods and systems for removal of rolling shutter effects
Methods and systems for rolling shutter removal are described. A computing device may be configured to determine, in a frame of a video, distinguishable...
Motion blur modeling for image formation
The present disclosure includes motion blur modeling methods and systems for image formation. One motion blur modeling method for image formation includes...
System and method for accessing and utilizing ancillary data with an
electronic camera device
A system and method for accessing and utilizing ancillary data with an electronic camera device includes a data source that stores various selectable ancillary...
Video recording system, method, and computer program for memory space
distribution in a video recording system
In the present digital age, the storage of data and the administration of the stored data is a problem area which, despite rapidly dropping prices for storage...
Method for dynamically calibrating rotation offset in a camera system
A method for dynamically calibrating rotational offset in a device includes obtaining an image captured by a camera of the device. Orientation information of...
Apparatus, method and computer program for image-based tracking of
In automatic assessment or surveillance with camera-based surveillance systems, it is of particular interest to detect moving surveillance objects, such as...
Method and device for extending a visibility area
In order to extend a visibility area of a camera mounted on a vehicle, the method of the invention comprises a step of generating a basic virtual image...
Image monitoring system and image monitoring program
Disclosed herein is an image monitoring system including: a camera connected to a network; display means for displaying an image captured by the camera; and...
Electronic device and method of controlling the same
An electronic device is provided comprising a camera that obtains an image, and a controller that provides a first control right to a first object included in...
Boresight alignment station
A boresight alignment system facilitates aligning a plurality of cameras and/or images of the cameras with respect to one another. The system may have a mount...
Camera system with autonomous miniature camera and light source assembly
and method for image enhancement
The present Invention relates to a camera system suitable for use in minimally invasive surgery (MIS), among other applications. In at least one embodiment, the...
A subject (1) is illuminated by a light source (2) and observed by a pair of cameras (3). The outputs of the cameras (3) are input to an image processor (4),...
Automatic pivoting in a wide-angle video camera
A system and method for automatically rotating a view of a wide-angle video camera. Preferred embodiments include automatic rotating of a stereographically...
3-D displays and telepresence systems and methods therefore
A telepresence system enhances the perception of presence of a remote person involved in a video conference. The system preferably has a two-way mirror, which...
Remote presenting system, device, and method
A remote presenting system, includes: a plurality of displays, configured to display a remote image; an audio output apparatus, configured to output remote...
System and method for PC-based video conferencing and audio/video
A video conferencing/presentation system includes a PC docking station and a room media unit. The dock includes speakerphone and tactile user interface. The...
Image processing for camera based motion tracking
Image processing techniques that can improve the user interface experience associated with key-based input devices. In one embodiment, a motion sensitive...
Portable computer with a twistable display
A portable computing device is disclosed. The device is based upon a laptop computer according to the preferred embodiment. The device comprises a twistable...
Head mountable display
A head-mountable display (HMD) comprises a frame for mounting on a user's head, a camera mounted on the frame for capturing a view of the user's eyes, a motion...
Home floor safe security system
A security system for monitoring alarming situations inside of a home security safe and communicating alarm activation is taught which consists of a central...
Terahertz wave generating device, camera, imaging device, and measurement
A terahertz wave generating device includes a first light source, a second light source and an antenna. The first light source and a second light source are...
Surgical retrieval device and method
A device for retrieval of organic and inorganic matter during a surgical procedure employing a camera and viewer to ascertain a removal target. The device has a...
Ear ailment diagnostic device and method
An ear ailment diagnostic device and method in accordance with the present disclosure generally comprises a pair of earpieces, which both further comprise a...
Storage medium having game program stored therein, hand-held game
apparatus, game system, and game method
An information processing section of a game apparatus executes a program including: a step of setting a puzzle area to be cut from an image taken by an outer...
Auto focus-zoom actuator or camera module contamination reduction feature
with integrated protective membrane
A camera module includes a lens system, an image sensor, and an actuator. The actuator is fixed relative to the image sensor, and the actuator moves the lens...
Slide-able mount for an image device
A camera slider system that supports a camera for longitudinal sliding. The camera sliding system comprises a pair of longitudinal rail members and a carriage...
Miniature ball tripod
A miniature tripod assembly adapted to mount to the bottom of a camera, or other device, and to be small enough to fit within the profile of the device. The...
Camera mount with spring clamp
A camera system is configured to detachably couple to a camera mount, which in turn can be attached to an apparatus. The camera mount is a spring clamp...
Ballistic sight system
A system can include a camera configured to mount to a firearm and a scope configured to mount to the firearm. A display can be configured to show an image from...
Systems methods and computer program products for encoding and decoding
Transaction or receipt data, e.g., data of a receipt document, is encoded as a two-dimensional machine readable representation, such as a QR CODE. Certain...
Biomechanically improved sling and attachments
A sling includes a flexible strap or equivalent coupler having a first end and a second end. The first end is configured to be secured to a weapon near a near a...
Elevator position detection with optical marking units
An elevator device for transporting persons and/or objects within an elevator shaft of a three-dimensional formation including at least two levels, in...
Camera accessory mounting device
Data recording device
Information retrieval apparatus and method
The invention provides an information retrieval apparatus and an information retrieval method by which information can be retrieved in an improved operability....
Digital handshake for authentication of devices
This is directed to a digital handshake for establishing a secure communications path between two electronic devices. Each device can capture an image of the...
Positional camera and GPS data interchange device
A location tagged data provision and display system. A personal communication device (PCD) with electromagnetic communication capability has a GPS receiver and...
A multi-display device is adapted to be dockable or otherwise associatable with an additional device. In accordance with one exemplary embodiment, the...
Using object to align and calibrate inertial navigation system
The initialization of an inertial navigation system is performed using information obtained from an image of an object. Positional and orientational information...
System and method for use of a vehicle back-up camera as a dead-reckoning
Systems and methods are disclosed herein to use a vehicle back-up camera as a cost-effective dead-reckoning sensor in satellite-based vehicle navigation...
Radar, lidar and camera enhanced methods for vehicle dynamics estimation
A system for estimation vehicle dynamics, including vehicle position and velocity, using a stationary object. The system includes an object sensor that provides...