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Content display controls based on environmental factors
Approaches are described for controlling and filtering the display of content by computing devices. In particular, a mobile computing device can adjust the...
Camera driven audio spatialization
A camera input can be used by the computer to support audio spatialization or to improve audio spatialization of an application that already supports it. A...
Multi-target camera calibration
Techniques for calibration of image capturing devices are described herein. The techniques include capturing one or more images at a first target, capturing one...
Video system and methods for operating a video system
A multiple camera video system and methods for operating such a system. The system may include a plurality of cameras located around a stadium, athletic playing...
Electronic device and control method thereof
An electronic device and a method of controlling the electronic device are provided. The electronic device varies a depth of a stereoscopic image displayed on a...
Defocusing feature matching system to measure camera pose with
interchangeable lens cameras
A lens and aperture device for determining 3D information. An SLR camera has a lens and aperture that allows the SLR camera to determine defocused information.
Methods and systems for providing sensor data and image data to an
application processor in a digital image format
Methods and systems for providing depth data and image data to an application processor on a mobile device are described. An example method involves receiving...
Audio focusing via multiple microphones
Various technologies are applied to focus audio received from a plurality of microphones of a mobile device. A camera can be used to portray a scene, and a...
Display apparatus and control method thereof
A display apparatus including: a camera configured to photograph a first user of the display apparatus; a communication interface configured to communicate with...
Provision of target specific information
The invention concerns an electronic device (10) for providing information (PUB_INFO, PERSON1_INFO) concerning one or more targets (PUB, PERSON1), relative to...
Method and apparatus for generating a media capture request using camera
An approach is provided for processing of at least one preview image presented at at least one device to cause, at least in part, an extraction of camera pose...
Apparatus for intelligent and autonomous video content generation and
A system for automatically capturing an event of interest in a venue is disclosed, comprising a plurality of cameras for capturing video images of the event;...
Automatic image capture
Disclosed herein are exemplary embodiments for automatically capturing images in a mobile electronic device. One embodiment comprises sensing device motion and...
Dual shot strobe lens and flex and stiffener features of a camera
An electronic device having a lens and a lens retaining member is disclosed. The lens and the lens retaining member may both be molded in a single mold cavity....
Camera and control method thereof based on a sensed temperature
A camera and a control method thereof are provided. The camera includes a lens, one or more operation units, an image sensor, a thermal sensor, and a control...
Camera framing light
A framing light uses horizontal and vertical framing-light assemblies in which two opposite framing lines of a projected frame are projected from a single light...
Camera and lens module
A camera and a lens module are provided. The camera includes a lens module and an image sensor. The lens module includes a lens unit including a protrusion, the...
Smart case for mobile photography
A mobile device case is configured to facilitate coupling of an auxiliary lens assembly along an optical path of a miniature camera module of a mobile device. A...
Camera housing with integrated expansion module
A camera housing includes an integrated expansion module for providing expanded functionality to a camera (e.g., a display screen). Different embodiments of the...
Vehicular camera system
A vehicular camera system includes an imager assembly that can include an imager disposed on an imager circuit board and a lens positioned to direct light to...
Embodiments provide a video camera configured to capture, compress, and store video image data in a memory of the video camera at a rate of at least about...
Server apparatus, method for controlling server apparatus, and storage
A server apparatus configured to receive a job from an information processing apparatus and generate print data to be printed by a printing apparatus searches...
Video mail between residents of controlled-environment facilities and
Providing video mail to and from residents of controlled-environment facilities may include presenting a resident or non-resident a user interface and receiving...
Initializing camera subsystem for face detection based on sensor inputs
In one embodiment, while a mobile electronic device is in a first operation state, it receives sensor data from one or more sensors of the mobile electronic...
Gain calibration for an imaging system
An imaging system includes an array of photodetectors and electronic circuitry associated with the photodetectors to read intensity values from the...
Traffic violation detection system
The traffic violation detection system includes a series of smart road studs embedded in the roadway acting as sensors for vehicles moving in the prohibited...
Prize wheel with gesture-based control
A method and an arrangement for the operation of a prize wheel by a user. The position of the center of gravity and the position of a hand of the user are...
Virtual model navigation methods and apparatus
Virtual model navigation methods and apparatus are described. According to one aspect, a user device includes a display screen configured to depict visual...
Remote collaboration of a subject and a graphics object in a same view of a 3D scene. In one embodiment, one or more cameras of a collaboration system may be...
Digital camera with orientation sensor for optical tracking of objects
An object tracking system has an inertial orientation sensor attached to a camera. The sensor uses a rigid body position and orientation (with or without...
System and method for object extraction
A system and method for capturing images from various angles of an object that is resting on an orientation indication background, using a camera of a mobile...
Image overlaying and comparison for inventory display auditing
Example methods disclosed herein to perform inventory display auditing include comparing a reference image of an inventory display obtained during a prior audit...
Security social network
A security social network allows registered members to participate in providing security. Persons can register and devices can be registered via a security...
Image-related methods and arrangements
A user captures an image of a retail product with a smartphone. Product recommendations associated with the retail product are provided to the smartphone. One...
Asset tracking and monitoring along a transport route
A system and computer program product for tracking and monitoring assets along a transport route. The system includes at least one receiver for receiving asset...
Learning systems and methods
A sequence of images depicting an object is captured, e.g., by a camera at a point-of-sale terminal in a retail store. The object is identified, such as by a...
Device with camera at or near junction of first panel and second panel
In one aspect, a device includes a first panel at least bearing a keyboard, a second panel at least bearing a display and which is coupled to the first panel at...
Method and apparatus for identifying a person by measuring body part
distances of the person
A method is described that includes capturing a pixelated depth image of a person with a depth camera. The method also includes identifying body parts from the...
Visualizing video within existing still images
Video from a video camera can be integrated into a still image, with which it shares common elements, to provide greater context and understandability....
Method and apparatus for protecting eyesight
A method and an apparatus for controlling a display in order to secure an appropriate viewing distance between a digital device and a user who is viewing the...
Methods and systems for monitoring a worker performing a crowdsourced task
The disclosed embodiments illustrate methods and systems for monitoring a worker performing a crowdsourced task being presented on a computing device. The...
Image capture enhancement using dynamic control image
Embodiments of the present invention provide systems and methods for image capture with infrared emitters, with associated computer control and processing for...
System and method for enabling a camera used with an electronic device
using detection of a unique motion
A biometric recognition system for providing security for an electronic device includes a digital camera for providing a biometric image from a user of the...
Personal authentication method and personal authentication device
(Purpose) The present invention provides a technology capable of simply performing individual authentication with high accuracy by extracting the feature of the...
Apparatus and method of hosting or accepting hologram images and
transferring the same through a holographic or...
An apparatus, method and computer readable media for hosting, controlling, displaying, manipulating and/or transferring hologram(s) or holographic image(s),...
Autonomous camera switching
A computing device having multiple sensors can operate in different modes, wherein each mode causes data captured by different sensors to be transmitted to a...
Information processing apparatus and method, information processing
system, and providing medium
The invention enables users to virtually attach information to situations in the real world, and also enables users to quickly and easily find out desired...
Electronic device including a housing and a camera that is activated based
on a posture and a grabbing form
An electronic device includes a camera; an acceleration sensor that detects an acceleration applied to a housing; a posture determining unit that determines a...
Zoom lens and camera device
The zoom lens comprises five or more groups of lens pieces, namely, the foremost or first lens group of positive refractive power located the closest to an...
Inner focusing lens
An inner focusing lens has sequentially from the object side, a first lens group having a positive refractive power, a second lens group having a negative...