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Mobile communications device attachment with camera
Apparatus and method for enhancing an audio output from a target source
A computer-program product embodied in a non-transitory computer read-able medium that is programmed for transmitting audio data to at least one output for...
Test socket for camera module
Disclosed herein is a test socket for camera modules, which enables automated inspection of camera modules. The test socket for camera modules includes a base...
Depth sensing auto focus multiple camera system
A depth sensing multiple camera system is described that uses depth sensing cameras. In one example, the camera system includes a primary auto-focus camera to...
Apparatus and method for eye tracking
A gaze tracking apparatus and method are provided that may calculate a three-dimensional (3D) position of a user using at least two wide angle cameras, may...
System and method for biosensor-triggered multimedia collaboration
Embodiments include a system, method, and computer program product for using a biosensor worn by a user to trigger an event and activate a camera worn by the...
Remote interactive identity verification of lodging guests
A method for using a doorbell to remotely identify a visitor, comprising the use of a doorbell apparatus that comprises a speaker, a microphone, a camera, and a...
Method for measuring large components
A method for measuring large components, including providing a large component with markings on at least one outer surface at predefined and spaced-apart...
Two-way video conferencing system
A video conferencing device that includes a camera and display system captures video of local participants and displays incoming video feeds from remote...
System and method for utilizing a surface for remote collaboration
In one embodiment, a method includes receiving, by a processor, a first annotation corresponding to one or more markings made by a first user within a first...
Solid-state image sensor and camera
A solid-state image sensor has a pixel array and a processor configured to process a signal from the pixel array, the pixel array including a light-receiving...
Method for performing preview control in an electronic device, and
A method for performing preview control in an electronic device and an associated apparatus are provided, where the method may include the steps of: obtaining a...
Digital camera for capturing spectral and spatial information
The following description is directed to systems and methods for digital cameras. In one embodiment, a camera can comprise an optical system, a sensor array, a...
Camera having a light correction unit to correct the light quantity of
abnormal pixels and an image processing...
A spectroscopic analyzing apparatus includes a light source unit that applies light to an imaging object, an imaging unit that acquires an image by imaging the...
Whiteboard activity noise detection system for immersive telepresence
In one embodiment, a method includes obtaining a first signal from a first microphone, and determining when the first signal is indicative of activity on a...
Communication system and camera system
The present disclosure provides a communication system which can shorten a data transfer time by realizing transmission and reception of data using two...
Image stabilization related methods and apparatus
Methods and apparatus for processing images captured by a camera device including multiple optical chains, e.g., camera modules, are described. Three, 4, 5 or...
Three-axis OIS for super-resolution imaging
Systems and methods are provided for super-resolution imaging using 3-axis OIS. A super-resolution image may be created by enabling optical image stabilization...
Array camera configurations incorporating multiple constituent array
Systems and methods for implementing array camera configurations that include a plurality of constituent array cameras, where each constituent array camera...
Display of video information
A method comprising receiving information indicative of an object sharing input, receiving video information from a camera module that is configured to have a...
System and/or method to reduce a time to a target image capture in a
An apparatus comprising a sensor, a motion detector, a memory and a processor. The sensor may be configured to capture a first image. The motion detector may be...
Autofocus camera for adjusting tilt in the optical axis of a lens, and
camera-equipped electronic device
An autofocus camera is provided which restrains and corrects any tilt that may occur in the optical axis direction without the need of providing any additional...
Computer display vanity lighting
A video camera is arranged to capture images of a user of the display. Vanity lights are arranged to produce vanity lighting that lights up the user of the...
Flash photograph limited field blocker
An intruding flash is detected by a light detector in a plastic case that may be mounted adjacent to a license plate or window which is made safe from the...
Camera modules with inertial sensors
A camera module includes an actuator that is coupled to one or more lenses of an optical train configured to move relative to an image sensor to provide...
Array cameras incorporating independently aligned lens stacks
Array cameras, and array camera modules incorporating independently aligned lens stacks are disclosed. Processes for manufacturing array camera modules...
Handheld electronic magnifier having a multi-orientation handle
A handheld electronic magnifier for providing a magnified representation of an object is provided. The magnifier includes a casing having a camera face and an...
Mouth-locatable camera mount
A mount for a video recorder set which is supported by the user's mouth.
Vehicle CCTV camera apparatus
In a vehicle closed-circuit television (CCTV) camera apparatus mounted on a vehicle to capture images of internal and external surroundings thereof and to...
Modular camera core and modular camera expansion system
A modular camera expansion system for a modular camera capable of capturing digital video, audio, and photograph data, the modular camera expansion system...
Printed matter identifying device and printed matter identifying system
A printed matter identifying device that identifies a printed matter printed by a predetermined printing apparatus and having on its surface at least two or...
Method and system for a digital diary system
A wireless communication device may generate an interactive digital diary for one or more users. The device may handle location information, multimedia data,...
Remote access control to residential or office buildings
Disclosed are computer-implemented methods and systems for providing remote access control to residential or office buildings. The disclosed methods allow...
Mobile terminal and control method thereof
A mobile terminal for outputting an image and a control method thereof are provided. The mobile terminal includes a terminal main body, a display unit disposed...
Information processing device, information processing method, and program
The present invention relates to an information processing device, an information processing method, and a program for realizing an intuitive operation to issue...
Three-dimensional motion capture
In one general aspect, a method is described. The method includes generating a positional relationship between one or more support structures having at least...
Transitioning between top-down maps and local navigation of reconstructed
Technologies are described herein for transitioning between a top-down map display of a reconstructed structure within a 3-D scene and an associated...
Sensor fusion for depth estimation
To generate a pixel-accurate depth map, data from a range-estimation sensor (e.g., a time-of flight sensor) is combined with data from multiple cameras to...
Calibration device and calibration method for a stereo camera without
placing physical markers
Provided is a calibration device that can calculate the mounting state of a stereo camera without the placing of a physical marker. In this device, an area...
Method and device for individual grain sorting of objects from bulk
Individual grain sorting of objects from bulk materials (3) on a conveying device (1) and an actuable discharge unit (2) which separates into fractions, the...
Methods and systems for detecting frame tears
Methods and systems for detecting frame tears are described. As one example, a mobile device may include at least one camera, a sensor, a co-processor, and an...
Smartphone-based methods and systems
Arrangements involving portable devices (e.g., smartphones and tablet computers) are disclosed. One arrangement enables a content creator to select software...
Enhanced claims settlement
An enhanced claims settlement apparatus may process insurance claims rapidly and accurately. The apparatus may first receive a notification of loss associated...
Construction object detection
Aspects of the disclosure relate to identifying construction objects. As an example, an image captured by a camera associated with a vehicle as the vehicle is...
System and method for eye alignment in video
A system for image manipulation enables an improved video conferencing experience. The system includes a camera; a display screen adjacent to the camera; a...
Dynamic annotation in user information system of IR camera
The present invention relates in general to the field of applications and functions of an IR-camera device operated by a user in connection with the recording...
Dynamic adjustment of user interface
Embodiments related to dynamically adjusting a user interface based upon depth information are disclosed. For example, one disclosed embodiment provides a...
Head-mountable apparatus and systems
A head mountable display (HMD) comprises an infrared light source operable to illuminate foreground objects but not background objects greater than a threshold...
Quick-release ball-and-socket joint camera mount
A camera mounting system has an upper mount component, a lower mount component, and a base mount component. The upper mount component secures the camera and has...
Camera stand having constant resistance for a portion of a range of motion
along an axis of rotation
This application discloses a stand assembly that includes a receiving element for physically receiving a module, and a base assembly for supporting the...