At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.
Surfboard with a camera mount
A surfboard with a forward curved fin that extends forwardly of the nose of the surfboard. The curved fin supports a platform for an action camera usually...
Systems, methods, and apparatus for controlling devices based on a
Certain embodiments of the invention may include systems, methods, and apparatus for controlling devices based on a detected gaze. According to an example...
Camera for a vehicle and vehicle having the camera
A camera for a vehicle, the camera including: an image sensor; and a camera lens system for imaging a coverage region on the image sensor; the camera lens...
Hitch angle warning system and method
A hitch angle warning system includes a camera-based hitch angle sensor that senses a hitch angle between a vehicle and a trailer. The hitch angle warning...
Robot system using visual feedback
The robot system includes: a robot for performing predetermined operations on an object placed at a first object position; a first robot position storage...
Robot system and calibration method of the robot system
A control apparatus calculates a calibration value based on a position in the robot coordinate system 41 and a position in the vision coordinate system 42, for...
Interactive gaming apparel for interactive gaming
Apparel is disclosed that can be worn to assist an interactive game in tracking the movement of the wearer. More particularly, the apparel may include one or...
Medical robotic system providing computer generated auxiliary views of a
camera instrument for controlling the...
A medical robotic system includes an entry guide with surgical tools and a camera extending out of its distal end. To supplement the view provided by an image...
Vision system for facilitating the automated application of disinfectant
to the teats of dairy livestock
A method for determining a spray position for a spray tool includes accessing an image signal generated by a camera, the image signal corresponding to at least...
Apparatus and method for placing plant cuttings and cutting holding unit
for planting cuttings in a cultivation...
The present invention relates to an apparatus for placing cuttings of plants in a cultivation medium. The apparatus has a cuttings supply system for supplying a...
Portable electronic camera
Method and system for image construction using multiple exposures
A motion sensor is used to sense the movement of the camera during an exposure period. The camera has an image sensor to form one or more exposures. When the...
Automatic transition of content based on facial recognition
Methods and systems for automatically transitioning content based on facial recognition, wherein the method may include receiving a signal from a camera,...
Automated focusing of a camera module in production
Embodiments of the disclosure permit automated focusing of a camera module during assembly. The camera module can include an imaging device and a lens assembly...
Method and device for monitoring phase shifting between stereoscopic
A method and device for monitoring phase shifting between stereoscopic cameras. The device for monitoring phase shifting between the images from the...
Color calibration of color image rendering devices
Color calibration of color image rendering devices, such as large color displays, which operate by either projection or emission of images, utilize internal...
Communication and monitoring system
An audio-video communication system comprises a wireless exterior module located proximate an entrance, a computerized controller running a software...
Apparatus and method for enhancing human visual performance in a head worn
Visual impairment, or vision impairment, refers to the vision loss of an individual to such a degree as to require additional support for one or more aspects of...
Full speed lane sensing with a surrounding view system
A system and method for providing lane sensing on a vehicle by detecting roadway lane-markers, where the system employs a surround view camera system providing...
Method of measuring a property of a trajectory of a ball with a mobile
Methods for determining a property of a trajectory of a ball with a mobile computer device are described, which include: (a) capturing a sequence of video...
Automatic configuration of the logical orientation of multiple monitors
based on captured images
A system and method for configuring the display of a virtual workspace on multiple monitors connected to a single computing device based on images/frames...
Method and system for emissivity determination
A surface of an object is irradiated using an infrared light beam. The infrared light beams reflected at the object are received by an infrared camera which...
Apparatus and method for transmitting a frame image of a camera
A method of processing an image of a portable terminal, the portable terminal comprising an image signal processor (ISP) and an application processor (AP)...
The present invention relates to a camera module, the camera module including a camera body including a handshake correction unit configured to correct an image...
Camera non-touch switch
Various embodiments provide a camera that includes a non-touch switch that can be utilized to access and activate various camera functionality.
In one embodiment, a car navigation device is provided. The device comprises: at least one wide-angle camera; a video correction unit for acquiring video data...
Array cameras incorporating monolithic array camera modules with high MTF
lens stacks for capture of images...
A variety of optical arrangements and methods of modifying or enhancing the optical characteristics and functionality of these optical arrangements are...
Apparatus and method for processing image in camera device and portable
terminal using first and second...
A method for processing an image in a camera device includes processing a preview image in which first photographing information for controlling a camera drive...
Interactive video conferencing
Technology for a local user equipment (UE) operable to perform video conferencing with a remote UE is disclosed. The local UE can define a region of interest...
Camera system and switching device
A camera system includes a plurality of camera devices and a switching device. The switching device transmits a reference signal to the camera devices via a...
System and method for deterring the ability of a person to capture a
screen presented on a handheld electronic...
A system that deters an unauthorized person from viewing the image in the display of a handheld electronic device. The handheld electronic device has a touch...
Camera module and method for auto focusing thereof
A camera module including a fixing unit including a hole formed therein a moving unit including at least one lens, and configured to linearly move in the hole...
Method and apparatus for prioritizing data transmission in a wireless
Systems, methods, and computer program code are disclosed for prioritizing data transmission in wireless broadcasting systems and include capturing, by one or...
Methods for analyzing thermal image data using a plurality of virtual
devices and methods for correlating depth...
Thermal imaging camera images are obtained from a thermal imaging camera that rotates through a plurality of stop positions. The camera captures images at a...
Exam-cam robotic systems and methods
The illustrated embodiment of the invention encompasses an apparatus for intraoral imaging of teeth of a patient which includes a camera, a robotic arm coupled...
Device and method for gaze attraction toward camera
A device for holding a gaze-attracting object in a position adjacent to an electronic photographic device such as a digital camera or smart phone is provided....
Camera assembly for the extraction of image depth discontinuity and method
A machine vision system is provided. The machine vision system includes a camera. A first flash unit is in communication with the camera and adapted to emit...
Apparatus and method for lossless compression of raw color sensor data
from a color array filtered image sensor
A method and apparatus to compress raw color-filter array (CFA) image data in a mathematically lossless manner using spatial processing techniques. The raw CFA...
Automated meeting room
Methods and systems for automatic setup and initiation of meeting resources are described herein. A meeting room, area, or resource may be equipped with a...
Accessing virtual desktops via image scanning
Image scanning and encoding technologies can be utilized to authenticate devices to virtual desktops and to transfer virtual desktop sessions between devices....
A monitoring system includes at least one sensor, at least one monitoring camera, a power control apparatus, a master device that is connected to a fixed...
Casing, portable electronic assembly having the same and display method
A casing applicable to a portable electronic device includes a supporter and a casing body having a back surface and side surfaces connecting to the back...
MEMS electrical contact systems and methods
A microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) device may be provided with one or more sintered electrical contacts. The MEMS device may be a MEMS actuator or a MEMS...
Terminal and operating method thereof
A method of controlling a mobile terminal, and which includes obtaining, via a camera of the mobile terminal, an image of a user; playing a video on a display...
Video editing with connected high-resolution video camera and video cloud
An apparatus having a server is disclosed. The server may be configured to (i) receive via a network a first clip of video generated by a camera, (ii) receive...
Measuring latency in a test system using captured images
A latency measurement system includes an event generation device that generates an initial event used to measure system latency. A component test system...
Method and system for presenting interactive, three-dimensional learning
A system includes an education module (171) that is operable with, includes, or is operable to control three-dimensional figure generation software (170). The...
Augmentation of tangible objects as user interface controller
Method, computer program product, and apparatus for providing interactions of tangible and augmented reality objects are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method...
Driving support apparatus for improving awareness of unrecognized object
When a driving support apparatus is under automatic driving of a vehicle or an automatic driving button is pressed under manual driving, vicinity image data is...