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System and method of detecting a missing tow in a composite layup
A system for detecting a missing tow in a tow band may include a fiber placement head for applying a tow band to a substrate forming a composite layup. The...
Parfocal coupler for endoscopic viewing system
A coupler for connecting an endoscope to a camera including a cylinder having a zoom lens and a focus lens therein. A zoom adjustment member engages the...
Methods for capturing depth data of a scene and applying computer actions
A computer-implemented method is provided to automatically apply predefined privileges for identified and tracked users in a space having one or more media...
Method and system to create three-dimensional mapping in a two-dimensional
Natural three-dimensional (x.sub.w, y.sub.w, z.sub.w, t.sub.w) gesture player interaction with a two-dimensional game application rendered on a two or three...
Focal plane shutter for camera
A focal plane shutter for a camera which is suitable for miniaturization and arranged to prevent wear debris from entering into a blade chamber via a base plate...
Wireless IP camera
Using an image to provide credentials for service access
A method for providing at least one credential to access a service includes receiving an image from a camera that is included in a user device that also...
Methods and systems for providing functionality of an interface to control
orientations of a camera on a device
Methods and systems for providing functionality of an interface to control orientations of a camera on a device are provided. In one example, a method includes...
Shutter control device
A shutter control device that uses an imaging device provided in a camera body to operate a shutter housed in a lens barrel to perform photography. The shutter...
Camera and auto-focusing method of the camera
A camera includes a depth-sensing lens, an auto-focusing apparatus, and a display screen. In an auto-focusing method of the camera, a focusing position of the...
A camera housing comprises a four-sided frame. A first side of the four-sided frame includes a first segment, a second segment, and a latch mechanism with a...
Triaxial camera suspension unit
The invention relates to a suspension system designed for use with optical devices, such as video cameras. The camera suspension unit includes a platform, outer...
System for fast angle changing in video playback devices
Embodiments of the present invention provide faster user-selected scene switching during playback of a video production. In one embodiment, several channels of...
Image processing program, image processing device and image processing
An image processing program that is executed by a computer includes: reading process of reading a plurality of image data items that have been photographed and...
Computer assisted dispatch incident report video search and tagging
systems and methods
A video tagging method, a video analytics method, and a Computer Assisted Dispatch (CAD) system use incident reports for video tagging and searching. A CAD...
Image stitching method and camera system
An image stitching method adapted to stitch a plurality of fundus images of an animal is provided. The image stitching method includes following steps. A...
Apparatus and method for correcting image distortion of rear camera
An apparatus for correcting image distortion of a rear imaging device including analyzing, by a processor, a characteristic of a imaging device installed in a...
Correction of geometric mismatch in stereoscopic images
An image processing apparatus includes a noise removal unit that corrects a geometric mismatch of optical noise of a left eye image and a right eye image by...
Image processing device, image processing method, and program
Provided are an image processing device, an image processing method, and a program which are capable of high density restoration and which are also strong to...
Multi-stage linear structure from motion
Described is a linear structure from motion technique that is scalable, parallelizable, treats images equally, and is robust to outliers, without requiring...
Remote deposit image inspection apparatuses, methods and systems
The REMOTE DEPOSIT IMAGE INSPECTION APPARATUSES, METHODS AND SYSTEMS (hereinafter "ImageInspector") transforms uploaded check images and check deposit...
Disruption of facial recognition system
A method and apparatus allow an individual to disrupt recognition of facial characteristics of the individual by a facial recognition system. This is...
Video object fragmentation detection and management
Disclosed herein are a computer-implemented method and a camera system for determining a current spatial representation for a detection in a current frame of an...
Gesture based human interfaces
A method for implementing gesture based human interfaces includes segmenting data generated by an IR camera of an active area and detecting objects in an active...
Method for determining the pose of a camera and for recognizing an object
of a real environment
A method for determining the pose of a camera (22, 32) relative to a real environment (40) comprises the following steps: taking at least one image (50) of a...
Power-line communication based surveillance system
A surveillance system configured for communicating with video cameras and other devices connected over a power-line communication network, such as within a...
Camera parameter-assisted video encoding
This disclosure describes techniques for improving functionalities of a back-end device, e.g., a video encoder, using parameters detected by a front-end device,...
Zoom lens system, interchangeable lens apparatus and camera system
A zoom lens system comprising a plurality of movable lens units which individually move along an optical axis at the time of zooming, wherein a lens unit...
Thin image capturing apparatus
A thin image capturing apparatus includes a circuit substrate having at least one electronic component, a light sensing element packaged onto the circuit...
Body structure of imaging apparatus
A camera body (1) of the present invention is provided with a concave portion (1A) in which an imaging unit (2) including a rectangular solid shaped case (2a)...
Lens for a camera
Disclosed is an electronic device comprising an image sensor; a flash adjacent to the image sensor; an image sensor lens covering the image sensor; a flash lens...
Automatic exposure control based on multiple regions
Systems, methods, and computer readable media for performing auto-exposure operations in a digital image capture device. An image capture device's auto-exposure...
Capturing images using a switchable imaging apparatus
A method for capturing an image, comprising: providing a switchable imaging apparatus including a display screen having a first display state and a second...
A/D converter, solid-state image sensing device, and camera system
An A/D converter includes: a first comparator that compares an input signal, with a first reference signal which is a ramp wave having a predetermined polarity,...
Flexible printed circuit board assembly with stiffener and camera module
A flexible printed circuit board (FPCB) assembly includes a FPCB, a dielectric layer, a stiffener, and a conductive adhesive layer. The FPCB includes a surface...
An electronic camera includes an image sensor. The image sensor has an imaging surface capturing an object scene through a zoom lens, and outputs an image...
Method and apparatus for automatically categorizing images in a digital
A method and apparatus for automatically categorizing images in a digital camera is provided. In one aspect, image data is captured by a digital camera. Image...
Method of adjusting the brightness of a digital camera image
A method for adjusting the brightness of a captured image from a digital camera includes calculating a reference exposure value using the capture parameters and...
Method and apparatus for ambient light spectrum detection in digital
Digital camera or device with a digital camera unit is controlled in a process in which light spectrum power distribution is detected by a detector that has a...
Content storage management in cameras
An embodiment of the invention includes a method for managing media files created by a digital camera. More specifically, a content analyzing module tags a...
Imaging systems and methods for recovering object visibility
A system and method are provided for imaging in scattering media such as fog, water and biological tissues. Normally, such images suffer from poor visibility...
Method of defining camera scan movements using gestures
Some embodiments relate to a method of displaying items on a touch-sensitive display. The method includes showing a camera on the touch-sensitive display and...
Method to reject false positives detecting and tracking image objects
Methods, apparatuses, systems, and computer-readable media for rejecting false positive detection and tracking of image objects are presented. According to one...
Method and system for display characterization or calibration using a
In a class of embodiments, a method and system for characterizing a display device using a camera device (e.g., a consumer grade, mobile camera device) to sense...
True color night vision (TCNV) fusion
True color images are produced by combining data collected from one or more color cameras with data collected from one or more infrared cameras. The produced...
Remote monitoring system for tanks
An access and monitoring system that secures the operation of an actuator that opens or closes a valve to a storage vessel. The access and monitoring system has...
Camera arrangement for a vehicle and method for installing a camera
arrangement in a vehicle
A camera arrangement for a vehicle, with a camera unit constructed to be pivoted between an active position and an inactive position, and a chamber...
Controlling use of parking spaces and restricted locations using multiple
An apparatus for tracking the use of at least one destination location, the apparatus including multiple cameras and one or more processors configured to...
Camera for a vehicle
A camera for a vehicle is described. The camera has at least one optoelectronic image converter, a camera housing in whose interior the image converter is...