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Photo imaging system including carriage and automatic image detection
This disclosure provides a self-contained imaging device that takes digital photographs of portions of documents (such as photos or photoalbums) instead of...
Pole with smartphone support and shutter release
An assembly is provided including a pole and a smartphone support. The pole is preferably adjustable in length and removably attachable to the smartphone...
Speaker localization by means of tactile input
A system can receive a gesture from a user and configure a microphone system based on the received gesture to be more sensitive in the direction of a user from...
Automated personalized picture frame method
A digital picture frame including a camera integrated with the frame, and a network connection module allowing the frame for use as a Mobile Positional Social...
Controllable kiosk return gate
Techniques are described to substantially reduce a return of wrong DVD or return of a right DVD in an improperly sized DVD case to a DVD rental kiosk. An RFID...
Vehicle event recorder systems and networks having integrated cellular
wireless communications systems
Vehicle event recorder systems are arranged to be in constant communication with remote servers and administrators via mobile wireless cellular networks....
Augmented reality based interactive troubleshooting and diagnostics for a
An augmented reality based interactive troubleshooting and diagnostic system and related operating methods are presented here, including a diagnostic...
Projection and camera system for augmented reality environment
A device includes a projection and camera system to create an augmented reality environment in which images are projected onto a scene and user movement within...
Method and apparatus for sensor aided extraction of spatio-temporal
A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided for extracting spatio-temporal features with the aid of sensor information. An exemplary method...
Solder print inspecting device
A solder print inspecting device includes three-dimensional measurement lighting unit that directs a specific light at a printed substrate, a CCD camera for...
System and method for image-based analysis of a slurry and control of a
A system for characterizing a slurry in a slurry process includes a flow tube, a camera, and a computer. The system is suitable for use with an oil sands...
Encoding data in depth patterns
A depth imaging system comprises a depth camera input to receive a depth map representing an observed scene imaged by a depth camera, the depth map including a...
Dynamic absorption window for foreground background detector
Techniques are disclosed for creating a background model of a scene using both a pixel based approach and a context based approach. The combined approach...
Character recognition using images at different angles
During this information-extraction technique, a user of the electronic device may be instructed by an application executed by the electronic device (such as a...
Embedded barcodes for displaying context relevant information
Described herein are systems and methods employing embedded barcodes to convey supplemental information about an image, for example a motion picture. In some...
Demarcating a redaction area within a field of view of a video stream
A system, such as a barcode scanner, can include a camera directed at a scene. The scene can include an area that occasionally includes sensitive information;...
Determining which hand is holding a device
A computing device can obtain information about how the device is held, moved, and/or used by a hand of a user holding the device. The information can be...
Motion detection systems for electronic devices
The amount of power and processing needed to process gesture input for a computing device can be reduced by utilizing a separate gesture sensor. The gesture...
A smart watch is disclosed in which a part of the wrist of a user connected to the palm when the smart watch is worn by the user is constructed to be thin....
Photo booth with indirect lighting system
A photo booth with an improved lighting system may comprise a light reflecting element, a rear wall panel, and a side wall panel positioned to form a booth...
Adaptable loupe supporting eyewear
Eyewear comprising a pair of lenses assembled to a frame. Each lens comprises an integral tubular loupe mounting bracket extending forward of the lens exterior...
Reversable adjustable eyeglasses with polarized and/or prescription lenses
The present invention relates to a pair of glasses with polarized or prescription lenses that can be adjusted to provide two different looks. Rotatable side...
Learning from high quality depth measurements
A depth camera computing device is provided, including a depth camera and a data-holding subsystem holding instructions executable by a logic subsystem. The...
System and method for measuring reflected optical distortion in contoured
A system for measuring optical distortion in a contoured glass sheet includes a conveyor for conveying the glass sheet in a first direction, at least one...
System of measuring warpage and method of measuring warpage
Disclosed herein are a system of measuring a warpage and a method of measuring a warpage. The system of measuring a warpage of a sample by analyzing an image...
Airtightness inspection method and airtightness inspection apparatus for
A soft packaged sealed battery is contained in an airtight container. The airtight container is decompressed and images of the surface shape of the sealed...
Device, system and method for calibration of camera and laser sensor
Disclosed are a calibration device, a calibration system and a calibration method. The calibration device includes a camera configured to capture image...
Accurate position determination near exit lanes
An in-vehicle system for determining whether a vehicle has moved off of a main roadway and into an exit lane. A navigation unit determines that an exit is...
Vehicle hatch control system
A hatch control system for a vehicle includes a camera disposed at a rear portion of the vehicle and having a rearward field of view that encompasses a region...
System, method, and computer-readable recording medium for lane keeping
A lane keeping control system includes: a lane parameter generation unit configured to generate a relative position between a lane and a vehicle as a lane...
Vision display system for vehicle
A vision display system for a vehicle includes at least a rear backup camera and a display system having a display screen disposed in the interior cabin of the...
Wide angle imaging system for providing an image of the surroundings of a
vehicle, in particular a motor vehicle
An imaging system includes a digital camera having a sensor (such as a charge coupled device), a first lens directing a first image onto a first region of the...
Pipe inspection system with jetter push-cable
Pipe inspection and pressurized fluid cleaning systems, methods, and apparatus are disclosed. A jetter push-cable device may include a high-pressure hydraulic...
An inspection system is configured for use with a conveyer apparatus including carrier bars. Each carrier bar conveys pellet-shaped articles along a...
System and method for optical player tracking in sports venues
A system and method optically track players and automatically capture broadcastable video of a sporting event within a venue. The system includes at least one...
Video system for viewing an object on a body
The present invention relates to a video system for viewing an object on a body, including an endoscopic lens for capturing an image, an endoscopic camera head...
Combined camera and housing
Combined surveillance camera and housing
Lighting tool for creating light scenes
A lighting tool for setting lighting parameters of a plurality of light sources (1). A processor (2) is provided which is connectable to the plurality of light...
Camera image display system
A camera image display system that can transmit and receive images captured by a camera while emphasizing real-time performance. The camera image display system...
Mobile terminal and method for controlling the same
A mobile terminal utilizing location information and a method of controlling therefor are disclosed. A mobile terminal according to one embodiment includes a...
Methods and devices for facilitating bluetooth pairing using a camera as a
Embodiments of the systems, devices and methods described herein generally facilitate performing Bluetooth pairing between a first device and a second device....
Content transmission apparatus, content transmission method, content
reproduction apparatus, content...
Disclosed herein is a content transmission apparatus, including: a retaining section adapted to retain a multi viewpoint video content formed from a plurality...
Vehicle periphery monitoring device
A vehicle periphery monitoring device includes a first bird's-eye view image generation section generating a first bird's-eye view image through a...
Multi-view video coding and decoding methods and apparatuses, coder, and
Embodiments of the present invention provide multi-view video coding and coding methods and corresponding apparatuses. The multi-view video coding method...
Miniature camera super resolution for plural image sensor arrangements
In some embodiments, a method includes receiving at a plurality of digital image sensor arrays a plurality of respective portions of visible incoming light...
Method of operating camera, camera, and surveillance system having the
Provided is a method of operating a camera connected to at least one another cameras via a communication network. The method includes: performing interfacing...
Map generation using map features from user captured images
Various embodiments enable a user to capture an image of a map, such as a map of a municipal or amusement park, mall, golf course, or the like, using a camera...