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Electronic device directional audio capture
Disclosed herein is an apparatus. The apparatus includes a housing, electronic circuitry, and an audio-visual source tracking system. The electronic circuitry...
Method for demonstrating interaction with a touch sensitive screen via
First video showing content displayed on a touch sensitive screen is combined with second video from a camera showing a user's interaction with the touch...
Method for conditioning a network based video stream and system for
A method for conditioning a network based encoded video stream including receiving the video stream over an RF data link, detecting any missing and/or corrupted...
Methods, systems, and apparatus for camera testing using virtual images
A method at a system having a virtual image generation device includes: receiving an image capture device; generating, using the virtual image generation...
Method and system of 3D image capture with dynamic cameras
Techniques related to 3D image capture with dynamic cameras.
Stereo camera apparatus, self-calibration apparatus and calibration method
A stereo camera apparatus including an image capturing device, an optical axis controlling module and a calculating module is provided. The image capturing...
Calibration of a 3D camera
A method for calibrating a 3D camera includes determining an actuation of an element by a person and calibrating the 3D camera based on the determining of the...
This invention concerns a measuring system for the calculation of dimensions, including area and volume, of objects in various shapes. In particular, it...
Imaging device and image signal processor with color noise correction
Enhancing the image quality by suitable color noise correction is realized without depending on a subject, a photographing scene, and photographing conditions...
Vehicle vision system with dirt detection
A vision system for a vehicle includes a camera disposed at a vehicle and having an image sensor and a lens. When the camera is disposed at the vehicle, the...
Method and apparatus to determine focus of attention from video
A method and system include identifying, by a processing device, at least one media clip captured by at least one camera for an event, detecting at least one...
Apparatus and method for presenting media content with telepresence
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may capture images using a camera system at a location associated with a user, transmit video...
Video conferencing device for a communications device and method of
manufacturing and using the same
A video conferencing device for improving video quality when a communications device is used for a video conference. In one embodiment the device includes (1) a...
Article of clothing
An article of clothing has at least one element of clothing wearable by a user, and a recording camera constructed to operate wirelessly associated with the...
Solid-state image sensor and camera system
Provided is a solid-state image sensor including a pixel array portion formed from a two-dimensional array of ordinary imaging pixels each having a...
Methods and systems for adjusting sensor viewpoint to a virtual viewpoint
Example methods and systems for adjusting sensor viewpoint to a virtual viewpoint are provided. An example method may involve receiving data from a first...
System for determining a lens position
A system for determining lens position includes a first sensor component disposed on a stationary housing of a camera. A second sensor component is disposed on...
Camera controller device
A camera controller device of the present technique includes a switching operation unit for switching a camera to be controlled, an adjuster for adjusting...
Image capturing apparatus capable of capturing panoramic image
A digital camera includes an image capturing unit, an image composition unit, and a display control unit. The image capturing unit captures frames at...
Systems and methods for synthesizing high resolution images using image
deconvolution based on motion and depth...
Systems and methods for synthesizing high resolution images using image deconvolution and depth information in accordance embodiments of the invention are...
Method of reproducing multiple shutter sound and electric device thereof
A method and electronic device reproducing a multiple shutter sound that reproduces a same shutter sound or a series of different shutter sounds during the...
Method for control of camera module based on physiological signal
A control method of an electronic device is disclosed. The method includes receiving an input signal including a physiological signal of a subject to be...
Camera tap switch
Various embodiments provide a wearable camera that can be worn by a user. The wearable camera includes an accelerometer that can be used to detect camera...
Remote control unit for an objective and for a camera
A remote control unit for an objective and a camera comprises a base part, an operating element movable relative to the base part, an evaluation and control...
Reduced height camera modules
Electronic devices may include camera modules. A camera module may include an anamorphic lens and an image sensor having an array of asymmetrical image pixels....
Device having a camera unit
The invention relates to a device, comprising a camera unit, which is used to record images of the exterior area of a motor vehicle, and a cover element, which...
Surveillance camera and the housing thereof
The present invention discloses a surveillance camera, which comprises: a housing for accommodating substrate and internal components; the housing includes a...
Electronic apparatus and imaging apparatus
A video camera includes a camera body provided with an opening; a panel unit configured to be pivotable with respect to the camera body between a use position...
Turbulence-free camera system and related method of image enhancement
A turbulence-free CCD camera system with nonclassical imaging resolution, for applications in long- distance imaging, such as satellite and aircraft-to-ground...
Image forming apparatus and image forming method which determine printed
matter condition based on...
Provided is an image forming apparatus that is capable of solving a problem caused at a discharge part in quick, effective manner. The discharge part is for...
Intuitive computing methods and systems
The present disclosure describes portable devices (e.g., smart phones and tablets), related methods and systems. One claim relates to a portable computing...
Enbloc clip-type lithium secondary battery pack capable of fitting into
two-cell or four cell battery...
The present invention provides an enbloc clip-type lithium secondary battery pack capable of fitting into a four-cell (R6 standards cells) battery compartment...
Video acquisition and compilation system and method of assembling and
distributing a composite video
FIG. 7 shows a camera system (700) that operates to time-stamp video content captured from multiple cameras (740) relative to a recorded and time-synchronized...
Speech recognition apparatus and method
The present specification relates to a speech recognition apparatus and method capable of accurately recognizing the speech of a user in an easy and convenient...
Puppetmaster hands-free controlled music system
A system for using body motion capture for musical performances. A motion detection camera captures a series of body movements which are assigned to begin one...
Image transforming vision enhancement device
Image transforming vision enhancement device that enhances vision by transforming images provided by one or more cameras into modified images projected on one...
Image pickup device and image pickup method
An image pickup device includes: a camera; a display; a touch panel that overlaps the display, and a vertical sensor that detects a vertical direction. When a...
System for cosmetic and therapeutic training
Systems and methods are disclosed for an apparatus and method for practicing injection techniques through an injectable apparatus. The injectable apparatus may...
Convertible in-revenue and out-of-revenue gaming system and method with a
real-time streaming video feed and...
A convertible in-revenue and out-of-revenue gaming system is disclosed that includes a server connected to automatically convert operating modes and control...
System and method for augmented gaming venue using a mobile device
Disclosed is a method for enabling a user in an augmented reality gaming venue to use an augmented reality gaming venue component and a mobile device to find a...
Real-time 3D reconstruction with power efficient depth sensor usage
Embodiments disclosed facilitate resource utilization efficiencies in Mobile Stations (MS) during 3D reconstruction. In some embodiments, camera pose...
Electronic apparatus and method for incremental pose estimation and
An electronic apparatus and a method for incremental pose estimation and photographing are provided. In the method, at least two images of a 3D object are...
Techniques for producing baseline stereo parameters for stereoscopic
Bounded-parallax constraints are determined for the placement of a pair of stereoscopic cameras within a computer-generated scene. A minimum scene depth is...
Using narrow field of view monochrome camera for producing a zoomed image
Methods and electronic devices for producing a zoomed image using a narrow field of view monochrome camera are described. In one aspect, the method includes:...
Stereo camera apparatus
A stereo camera apparatus which carries out distance measuring stably and with high accuracy by making measuring distance resolution variable according to a...
Illumination modules that emit structured light
A depth camera includes an illumination module and an image detector module. The illumination module outputs structured light that illuminates a capture area....
Position and orientation determination in 6-DOF
A method for a six degree of freedom position and orientation determination of a known shape in a scenery is disclosed. The method includes taking a range image...
Physical location tagging via image recognition
Embodiments of the invention provide a method, system and computer program product for physical location tagging via image recognition of physical components in...
Animal / pet identification system and method based on biometrics
An animal identification system and method is provided. The system includes a biometric sensor configured to capture a biometric feature of an animal as a...
Fusion of far infrared and visible images in enhanced obstacle detection
in automotive applications
A computerized system mountable on a vehicle operable to detect an object by processing first image frames from a first camera and second image frames from a...