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Color balancing based on reference points
Embodiments provide techniques for adjusting coloration of an image. A visual scene is captured using one or more camera devices, where the visual scene...
Method and apparatus for recording video image in a portable terminal
having dual camera
A method for recording video is provided that includes outputting a first video stream captured by a first camera of portable terminal; entering into a comment...
Device and method for projecting a scrambled image
Technologies are generally described that relate to imaging and viewing systems, devices and methods that can facilitate private viewing of images (e.g., from...
Vehicle security with accident notification and embedded driver analytics
The present invention relates to a vehicle telematics device with one or more cameras embedded in the same package for evidentiary surround audio-video...
Server apparatus and method of transmitting video data
When a camera server receives an instruction involving invalidation of viewing limitation (masking processing) of video from a privileged client, the camera...
Selection and display of adaptive rate streams in video security system
Selection and display of adaptive rate video streams in a video security system in which user devices such as mobile computing devices mix and display multiple...
Method and system for determining quality of tubes
Disclosed herein is a system having a first housing that includes an optically transparent substrate having a first side and a second side that is opposed to...
Methods for triggering for multi-camera system
A system may include one or more camera modules each containing one or more image sensors. The system may be configured to capture images from light spectra...
Methods of extracting 4-band data from a single CCD; methods of generating
4.times.4 or 3.times.3 color...
Cameras for capturing an image of an object include a CCD, an optical filter for removing energy of a portion of the spectrum wavelengths, and a ND filter for...
Flat field correction for infrared cameras
Various techniques are provided to perform flat field correction for infrared cameras. In one example, a method of calibrating an infrared camera includes...
Method, system and computer program product for reducing a delay from
panning a camera system
For reducing a delay from panning a camera system, an estimate is received of a physical movement of the camera system. In response to the estimate, a...
Systems and methods for videoconferencing input and display management
based on activity
Systems and methods of managing a videoconference viewed by a first camera coupled to a first display are provided, including, for a face not detected by the...
Methods and apparatuses for providing guide information for a camera
The present invention relates to methods and apparatuses for providing guide information for a camera. An image is collected through the camera. The image...
Electronic apparatus including hinge mechanism rotationally supporting
A first hinge section is attached to a camera body rotationally about a first shaft. A second hinge section is attached to the first hinge section rotationally...
Viewfinder wearable, at least in part, by human operator
A system embodiment may include at least one camera wearable, at least in part, by a human operator. The at least one camera may have, when enabled, at least...
Disclosed is a camera module. The camera module according to one embodiment includes a lens barrel disposed in a housing to receive a lens; a driving unit...
Automatic tuning method and system for optical image stabilization camera
An automatic tuning method for an OIS camera module, comprising the steps of: S0, providing an automatic tuning platform (1), and enabling an OIS camera module...
Automatic-tracking camera apparatus
An automatic-tracking camera apparatus which is capable of realizing continuous and smooth driving and obtaining an image with little position variation of a...
Motion estimation and detection in a camera system accelerator
An image capture accelerator performs accelerated processing of image data. In one embodiment, the image capture accelerator includes accelerator circuitry...
System for capturing an image of a damaged vehicle
A device and method that assists a user in photographing a vehicle for documenting a condition of the vehicle for a vehicle insurance estimate. The device is a...
Imaging device, signal processing method, and signal processing program
There is provided a lens-exchangeable imaging device that is capable of correcting an output signal of a pixel for phase difference detection at high speed and...
Autofocus device and digital camera
An autofocus device comprising includes a lens drive system for translating a lens, a first in-focus position detector for detecting a first in-focus position...
Exchangeable lens and camera body
An exchangeable lens includes: a mount unit at which a camera body is detachably engaged; a plurality of drive target members, conditions of which change as a...
Image acquisition system
An image acquisition system for machine vision systems decouples image acquisition from the transmission of the image to a host processor by using a...
Camera module for vehicle vision system
A camera module for use in a vision system for a vehicle includes a housing portion, a lens holding portion and a securing element. The housing portion at least...
A camera system includes a camera mounting frame having a plurality of camera mounts. Each camera mount is configured to hold a respective camera at a...
Sealed articulating camera for a communication device
An improved seal assembly for an articulating camera (102) is provided in a communication device (100). The articulating camera (102) a coiled flex circuit...
Arrangement for a monitoring camera device
An arrangement for a monitoring camera device having a camera head being movable within a movement range (MR.sub.1, MR.sub.2) is provided. The arrangement...
Camera device and method for controlling a camera device
A camera device. A housing includes a first portion, a second portion and a curved portion disposed between the first portion and the second portion and...
The present invention relates to a camera module, the camera module including a PCB (Printed Circuit Board) mounted with an image sensor, an auto focusing unit...
Remotely controlling camera functionality
Systems and methods for providing registration at a remote site that may include, for example, a monitoring module that may communicate with a remote site. A...
Solid state imaging device and camera system
A MOS type solid state imaging device in which unit pixels, each having a photodiode, a transfer transistor for transferring the signal of the photodiode to a...
Image sensing device and camera
An image sensing device includes a plurality of photoelectric conversion portions. The device further includes a semiconductor substrate having a first surface...
Using natural movements of a hand-held device to manipulate digital
A mobile device, such as a smart phone, is provided with a camera. Digital content displayed on display screen of the mobile device may be manipulated in...
Shading correction calculation apparatus and shading correction value
The apparatus calculates a first relation representing a relation of mapping from an image capturing coordinate system of a camera to a shading correction...
Tracking a vehicle using an unmanned aerial vehicle
Tracking a vehicle using an unmanned aerial vehicle is disclosed. One or more first images may be received from a first camera of the first unmanned aerial...
Silhouette-based object and texture alignment, systems and methods
An object-image alignment data generating method for use in an object recognition system is presented. The method obtains a 3D model and a set of 2D images of...
Using depth maps of a scene to identify movement of a video camera
A process recomputes zones for a scene. The process is performed at a computing device having one or more processors and memory. The memory stores one or more...
Parameterized model of 2D articulated human shape
A novel "contour person" (CP) model of the human body is proposed that has the expressive power of a detailed 3D model and the computational benefits of a...
Camera tracking apparatus and method using reconstruction segments and
Provided are an apparatus and method for tracking a camera that reconstructs a real environment in three dimensions by using reconstruction segments and a...
Scene analysis for improved eye tracking
Technologies related to scene analysis for improved eye tracking are generally described. In some examples, detected gaze targets may be derived from gaze...
Multiplexed temporal calibration for event-based cameras
Methods, systems, computer-readable media, and apparatuses for calibrating an event-based camera are presented. One example method includes the steps of...
Method and device for safeguarding a hazardous working area of an
A method and device for safeguarding a hazardous working area includes a camera system for generating successive 3-D images of the working area, and an...
Device and algorithm for capturing high dynamic range (HDR) video
Embodiments are directed towards enabling digital cameras to digitally process a captured a Low Dynamic Range image sequence at a real time video rate, and to...
Computing resource and mobile test reader are disclosed. Computing resource receives from external entity related to test at least one parameter relating to...
Character reader and container inspection system using character reader
A character reader 200 for reading and recognizing a character displayed at a predetermined height position on the outer peripheral surface of a plurality of...
Lane mark recognition device
An edge image generating unit 12 generates an edge image 22, into which edge points whose variation in luminance relative to a surrounding portion is equal to...
Vehicle counting and emission estimation
A computing device, for example, receives image data of vehicles on a path captured by a camera. The image is analyzed using a low level feature extraction on...
Method and apparatus for prioritizing image quality of a particular
subject within an image
A device capable of digital imaging detects multiple faces in image data received from an image sensor, performs pattern recognition to check if at least one of...
On-the go touchless fingerprint scanner
On-the-go fingerprint scanners and methods of capturing fingerprints on-the-go are disclosed. In some aspects, the on-the-go fingerprint scanner can include a...