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Optical fiber strain sensor system and method
An optical fiber strain sensor system and method are provided that use pixels of a three-dimension (3-D) pixel sensor to sense the respective light beams...
Thin film deposition apparatus and method of forming thin film using the
A thin film deposition apparatus includes: a chamber; a mask stage in the chamber and configured to support a mask; a jig in the chamber and above the mask...
Multi-purpose cargo delivery and space debris removal system
A debris removal system that includes at least a control module that includes a debris contact module storage area, a maneuverable arm and camera storage area,...
Vehicle rear view camera connecting cable
A cable including a connector for connecting a vehicle rearview mirror monitor or a vehicle dashboard monitor to a camera connected to the rear of the vehicle....
Electronic accessory system for a vehicle
An electronic accessory system for a vehicle includes an accessory module housing electronics, which includes a CMOS camera and a vehicle bus node and a digital...
Apparatus and method for estimating and using a predicted vehicle speed in
an indirect vision driving task
A method and apparatus for predicting vehicle speed during an indirect vision driving task. A further method and apparatus for optimizing the display of a...
Centering device for plate-shaped workpiece
A centering device for a plate-shaped workpiece comprises: a table (21) having a conveyor mechanism (23) for conveying a plate-shaped workpiece (10) in the...
Access control of user based photograph bundles
A computer receives an image access preference that is associated with a user included in a first game session. The computer receives an image from a camera,...
Circular preferential hyperacuity perimetry video game to monitor macular
and retinal diseases
Systems and methods for providing a video game to map macular visual acuity comprising a test where a fixation point is ensured by brief simultaneous...
Digital camera display screen with a graphical user interface
Intelligent illumination control method, apparatus, and system
Disclosed are an intelligent illumination control method, apparatus, and system. The method includes a step of obtaining at least one image of a predetermined...
Method and system for inserting contents into video presentations
The present invention provides a salience-based media manipulation method and system for inserting contents into video presentations. The method includes...
System and method for video program recognition
A method for video program recognition includes recording video sequences of each of a plurality of channels and obtaining a set of features of an image...
Security video detection of personal distress and gesture commands
A method and apparatus for operating a security system are provided. The method includes the steps of the security system monitoring a secured area, a video...
Communication and monitoring system
An audio-video communication system comprises a wireless exterior module located proximate an entrance, a computerized controller running a software...
Inspection device for article being inspected, spark plug inspection
method, and method for manufacturing spark...
A spark plug is held by a work holder, and an illumination device is disposed between a rear end surface of a metal terminal of the spark plug and a lens of a...
Image generation device and operation support system
An image generation device generates an output image including a road image based on plural input images that are captured by plural cameras mounted to a body...
Visual command processing
An example method for processing visual communications at a video camera according to the disclosure includes analyzing video content captured by the video...
Adaptive multi-modal integrated biometric identification and surveillance
A surveillance system is provided that includes at least one sensor disposed in a security area of a surveillance region to sense an occurrence of a potential...
Using an avatar in a videoconferencing system
Systems and methods for videoconferencing using an avatar are described. The presence of a user may be detected by analyzing video captured by a digital camera....
Immersive videoconference method and system
An immersive videoconference method wherein multiple participants (21, 22, 23, 24) in different locations (11, 12, 13) remotely interact with each other through...
High-speed video interfaces, video endpoints, and related methods
High-speed video interfaces, video endpoints, and related methods are disclosed. A high-speed video interface includes a system cable, a remote camera unit, and...
Method and apparatus for communications
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a set-top-box (STB) having a controller to operate the STB coupled to...
Television receiver with a TV phone function
A videophone system includes a processor which selectively sets a television (TV) broadcast program viewing function mode and videophone function mode in...
White balance adjustment of an image at an information handling system
Videoconferencing images captured by a video camera in suboptimal lighting conditions are enhanced by analyzing light associated with a portion of the video...
Imaging apparatus and camera system
An imaging apparatus that forms an image of a light beam transmitted through an imaging lens on an imaging element includes a laminated material that is...
User recognition apparatus and method
A user recognition apparatus includes: a visible-light image processing unit configured to acquire a visible-light image using a visible-light camera; an...
Multiscale optical system having dynamic camera settings
A multiscale imaging system including microcameras having controllable focus, dynamic range, exposure, and magnification is disclosed. The objective lens forms...
Method and control unit for controlling exposure of a camera
A method for controlling exposure of a camera is disclosed. The method comprises calculating a darkness level and a saturation level with respect to a first...
Zoom lens system, interchangeable lens apparatus and camera system
A zoom lens system, in order from an object side to an image side, comprising: a negative first lens unit; a positive second lens unit; a negative third lens...
Method of providing an adjusted digital image representation of a view,
and an apparatus
According to one aspect of the inventive concept there is provided a method of providing an adjusted digital image representation of a view, the method...
Camera module having anti-shake mechanism
In a camera module for portable electronic equipment, a board holder includes a holder body extending transversely with an optical axis direction, and two...
Imaging apparatus having image stabilization mechanisms
An imaging apparatus includes a camera body and an interchangeable lens. The camera body includes: an image sensor; an image sensor driver configured to drive...
Method and apparatus for fusing images from an array of cameras
An image fusing method, apparatus and system for fusing images from an array of cameras, method includes selecting a camera from the array of cameras as a...
Method and apparatus for automatic prediction of dynamic exposure
In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, a method is disclosed. An image is provided. The image is transformed. A similarity score is...
Image pickup apparatus and imaging method that perform focus action
following zoom action
An image pickup apparatus capable of performing a focus adjustment with accuracy and in short time even when a focal position deviation is caused due to a delay...
Camera system capable of expanding functions and an amount of video stream
A camera system includes at least one IP camera apparatus and a central controlling apparatus. The IP camera apparatus includes a base module, a lens module and...
Helmet camera system
A portable video capture device configured to be securely mounted within a conventional sports helmet. The camera is mounted within the front of the frame of...
Device and system for in vivo imaging
The present invention provides a system and method for obtaining in vivo images. The system contains an imaging system and a transmitter for transmitting...
Camera heat sink
A camera includes a camera body having a camera lens structured on a front surface of the camera body and electronics internal to the camera body for capturing...
Front cover for a housing enclosing a camera
The invention provides for a front cover (10) adapted for a housing enclosing a camera. The front cover (10) comprises an aperture (12) covered by a window (14)...
Document distribution and interaction
A document originator establishes rules for authenticating an electronic signature. Such rules may require that any user who wishes to assent to the document...
Video multimode multimedia data communication systems
Multimode multimedia mobile wireless data communication system provides received demodulated location finder signal with a mobile device generated photo camera...
Overmolded reconstructed camera module
A camera module including a die having a top side and a bottom side, an image sensor is positioned on the top side of the die and a conductive via is formed...
Apparatus for bonding semiconductor chips
A semiconductor chip bonding apparatus includes a bonding head to adsorptively pick up a semiconductor chip, a bonding stage supporting a substrate, the...
Method for detecting voice section from time-space by using audio and
video information and apparatus thereof
The present invention relates to a method for detecting a voice section in time-space by using audio and video information. According to an embodiment of the...
Electronic device and method for selecting augmented content using the
Disclosed are an electronic device and a method for selecting augmented content that selectively augment various types of content with respect to a real object...
Estimation of object properties in 3D world
Objects within two-dimensional video data are modeled by three-dimensional models as a function of object type and motion through manually calibrating a...