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Method and apparatus for camera autofocus based on Wi-Fi ranging technique
Methods and apparatus for capturing an image using an automatic focus are disclosed herein. In one aspect, a method is disclosed which includes communicating,...
System and method using capacitors to power a camera having a motion
A method and apparatus relates to systems powered by energy stored in capacitors. The capacitors may be charged using any desired power source. In one example,...
Lens moving apparatus and camera module including the same
A lens moving apparatus includes a first lens moving unit including a bobbin having a first coil mounted at an outer circumference thereof, a first magnet being...
Lens holder, lens driving device, camera device and electronic device
A lens driving device in which the lens holder is employed, a camera device and an electronic device are also disclosed. The lens holder includes portions...
Methods and apparatus for supporting zoom operations
Methods and apparatus for performing a zoom operation are described using multiple optical chains in a camera device. At least one optical chain in the camera...
Plural camera images capturing and processing apparatus, and composite
A plural camera images capturing and processing apparatus includes a plurality of cameras that capture images of a plurality of adjacent imaging regions which...
Sensor for imaging inside equipment
A system for monitoring performance of a machine for detection of visible signs of failure, includes: a machine enclosure housing machine parts; at least one...
Method of detecting particles by detecting a variation in scattered
A smoke detecting method which uses a beam of radiation such as a laser (16), to monitor a region, such as a room (12). A camera (14) is used to capture images...
Membrane potential change detection device and membrane potential change
A membrane potential change detection device is provided with a reflection interference measurement light source, a holder which holds a transparent member on...
Daytime infrared imaging of satellites
GEO satellites and other space objects are studied in daylight, twilight and at night using IR cameras in clusters of no more than three with programs for...
High energy laser target board apparatus
A laser target board apparatus is provided for detecting spatial and temporal intensity distribution of high energy laser beams. The laser target board...
Thermal marking systems and methods of control
A target marking system includes a light source configured to emit a beam of thermal radiation and to impinge the beam onto a target. The system also includes a...
Defrosting system and method of refrigeration
Disclosed is a defrosting system and a defrosting method of a refrigerator, the system including an evaporator configured to reduce an ambient temperature by...
When a temperature T detected by a thermistor built inside a camera unit exceeds a preset temperature T1, at least a process, among processes executed by a CPU...
Airbag deployment control apparatus and method
An airbag deployment control apparatus and method utilizes an output of a pre-collision sensor mounted on the vehicle as a first airbag safing signal, and an...
Controlling exterior vehicle lights
A system for adjusting a position of one or more exterior vehicle lights includes an accelerometer providing data indicating changes in vehicle pitch; a...
Power-driven vehicle having at least one camera and at least one lamp
The invention relates to a power-driven vehicle having at least one camera and at least one lamp, wherein the camera is provided to photograph at least part of...
Page-turning device and document camera system
A page-turning device turning a page of a book includes a turning unit and a blower. The turning unit holds the page at a departure position of the page of the...
System and method for designing scleral lenses
A system and method for designing scleral lenses includes a computer, a camera and a lathe connected by a network. The camera captures a set of sagittal images...
Storage medium, game apparatus, game controlling method and game system
for creating and exchanging character...
A game apparatus includes a CPU, and the CPU acquires character information data from another game apparatus by executing communication processing. Furthermore,...
Storage medium storing a game program, game apparatus and game controlling
A game apparatus includes an inward camera, and a skin color is extracted from an imaged image imaged by the inward camera. During execution of the game, it is...
Game apparatus, game replay displaying method, game program, and recording
An object of the present invention is to provide a game apparatus that can replicate a game status by a replay display even in a game in which game result is...
Circuit architecture for high channel count high-voltage neural stimulator
A high channel count high-voltage neural stimulator provides an external circuit which communicates power and data to a neural stimulator implant circuit. Data...
Methods, systems and devices for three dimensional input and control
methods and systems based thereon
A Robotic control system has a wand, which emits multiple narrow beams of light, which fall on a light sensor array, or with a camera, a surface, defining the...
Retro-reflectivity array for enabling pupil tracking
An optical array system for performing pupil tracking using retro-reflectivity includes: an LED array including at least one on-axis LED and at least one...
Automatic alignment of an imager
Embodiments of automatically aligning imager are presented. In accordance with some embodiments, an imaging system includes an adjustment stage; an ...
Universal camera mount
Mini tablet case with camera blockers
Tablet case with camera block sliders
Consumer access systems and methods for providing same
Apparatus and methods for providing enhanced consumer access to information sources and controllable entities. An Access device can be a stand alone device such...
Method and system for categorizing detected motion events
A computing system device with processor(s) and memory displays a video monitoring user interface on the display, the video monitoring user interface including...
Calibration of light-field camera geometry via robust fitting
Microlens positions for a light-field capture device may be calibrated. A calibration light-field image may be captured, with a microlens portion corresponding...
Visual positioning system that utilizes images of a working environment to
A system determines an otherwise unknown position and orientation of a camera in a working environment, relative to an associated coordinate system, based on...
Tracking poses of 3D camera using points and planes
A method registers data using a set of primitives including points and planes. First, the method selects a first set of primitives from the data in a first...
Gyroscopic two dimensions of freedom photography system and method
An imaging platform and camera system with an oscillating platform having two dimensions or degrees of freedom of movement having three parallel axes about a...
Patient monitor and method
A patient monitoring system can include stereoscopic cameras connected to a computer which includes a 3D position determination module operable to process...
Multi-LED camera flash for color temperature matching
Certain aspects relate to systems and techniques for color temperature analysis and matching. For example, three or more camera flash LEDs of different output...
A multi-spectral camera comprises a blocking element (201) having at least one hole (203) allowing light to pass through. A dispersive element (205) spreads...
Insight-driven augmented auto-coordination of multiple video streams for
A method of providing video feeds from a plurality of cameras to a plurality of screens including determining a plurality of constraints on a centralized...
Monitoring system and monitoring method
It is an object of the present invention to provide a monitoring system that captures and inputs video images of a crowd with a surveillance camera for...
This invention concerns wide-area video surveillance systems. In a first aspect the invention is a surveillance network, in another aspect the invention is a...
Wide dynamic range electronic image recording and reproducing system
The electronic camera has an imaging device that images a subject with subject reflectance R (%) with a dynamic range wider than that at displaying or printing...