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A system for controlling effects performed on an image includes a digital camera having a display that displays the image. Masking tools position graphical...
System and method for visualizing property based listing on a mobile
A system and method for visualizing property based listing on a mobile device may include grouping a plurality of property listings into at least one property...
Interactive advertising using digital watermarks
A method and system for interactive advertising may use digital watermarks embedded in multimedia content displayed to a user of a mobile device that includes a...
Apparatus and method for detecting object using PTZ camera
An apparatus for detecting an object includes a filter for filtering a current input image and a background model generated based on a previous input image, a...
Method and apparatus for recognizing road shape
A method and an apparatus are provided to recognize a shape of a road on which a vehicle is traveling. Road edge shapes on a left side and a right side of the...
Device, method, and computer for image-based counting of objects passing
through a counting section in a...
For operators of public or commercial buildings, such as supermarkets, it is interesting to determine how many persons, in particular potential buyers, enter...
Method and device for authenticating documents marked with photochromic
A method for checking the genuineness of a security feature on a security document. The security feature exhibits an alteration in the visible range when...
Image analysis method, camera apparatus, control apparatus, control method
and storage medium
A control apparatus detects a state of an object independently of results of analysis of images captured by a plurality of cameras and controls analysis of the...
Video search and playback interface for vehicle monitor
A method and apparatus are provided, wherein the apparatus includes a plurality of video recordings in a database containing images of vehicles traveling within...
Vehicle safety system using audio/visual cues
A system may include one or more data modules operable to receive, process, and transmit data associated with one or more audio and/or visual cues from...
Three dimensional user interface effects on a display by using properties
The techniques disclosed herein use a compass, MEMS accelerometer, GPS module, and MEMS gyrometer to infer a frame of reference for a hand-held device. This can...
Storage medium storing image processing program, image processing
apparatus, image processing method and image...
An image processing apparatus writes a virtual space image obtained by imaging a virtual space in which objects are arranged from a virtual camera to an output...
Gesture recognition systems and related methods
In one embodiment of the invention, the a method includes the steps of receiving one or more raw frames from one or more cameras, each of the one or more raw...
Method and apparatus for controlling a mobile device using a camera
A method and system for using an image sensor to control applications on a mobile device is disclosed. The system uses image processing to detect control...
Robust device motion detection
Systems and approaches are provided for robustly determining the motion of a computing device. Multiple cameras on the device can each capture a sequence of...
Sun shade case for a portable computing device
The present portable computing device case is configurable for both carrying a portable computing device and for obstructing external lighting while using a...
Universal stabilizing camera mount apparatus
The present disclosure describes a multi-functional device for mounting a camera or video camera and methods of using the same. The device comprises a base unit...
Inversely foldable camera tripod being rapidly assembled
An inversely foldable camera tripod being rapidly assembled, comprising legs assemblies being rapidly assembled and being refracted by a first switch, a main...
User-friendly wireless fiber optic endface inspector
A wireless fiber optic endface inspector includes a video microscope capable of wirelessly transmitting video streaming signal of endface image in real-time to...
The present invention relates to a camera arrangement comprising a sensor means for generating sensor signals indicating the camera orientation and a selecting...
Inner focus lens system, interchangeable lens apparatus and camera system
An inner focus lens system comprising a first lens unit and subsequent lens units, wherein the first lens unit: is fixed with respect to an image surface in...
Autofocus calibration for long lenses
A method for calibrating a focus point for a camera lens may include capturing a reflection of a focus point measuring device that is affixed to the camera. The...
Vibration actuator, lens barrel, and camera
A vibration actuator includes an elastic member and a relative movement member. The elastic member generates oscillatory waves by oscillation of an...
Three-dimensional measurement device having three-dimensional overview
A device is provided that includes a housing and a first motor. The first motor rotates about a first axis. A second motor is coupled to rotate the housing, the...
System and method for providing automatic location-based imaging using
mobile and stationary cameras
An approach is provided for automatic location-based imaging. User positional information is determined based on a mobile device associated with a user. The...
Optical device for detecting quality of welding gun electrodes
An optical device for detecting quality of welding gun electrodes An optical sensor device comprises a housing (10) with a pair of openings (11, 11a)...
A hardness tester capable of facilitating positioning of a sample even when the hardness tester includes a manual XY stage. The hardness tester includes an XY...
Emission signal visualization device
An emission signal visualization device includes a front video camera for photographing a measured object from the front, a signal detecting sensor for...
Combination weighing device with imaging system
A combination weighing device includes a dispersing table, a plurality of radial feeders, a plurality of cameras, an image processing unit, and a touch panel....
Disclosed is a rotary valve and rotary disk fluid dispensing system that sanitizes valve ports using UV radiation during non-use. Steam and ozinated water can...
Flashlight fitting for light painting photography
A universal connector to hold different diameter light emitting devices for use in light painting photography, where the connector is a hollow connector with...
Multi-threshold reaction zone for autonomous vehicle navigation
Systems and methods use cameras to provide autonomous navigation features. In one implementation, a driver assist navigation system for a primary vehicle may...
Vehicle safety belt bypass warning system
A vehicle safety belt bypass warning system involves, a video camera, at least one processor, face detection software, a safety belt, and a safety belt...
Vehicle occupant protection device
An airbag controller in a vehicle occupant protection device deploys airbags when one of a front-right acceleration sensor and a front-left acceleration sensor...
System for detecting inoperative inkjets in three-dimensional object
printing using a digital camera and strobe...
An apparatus detects inoperative inkjets during printing of three-dimensional objects. The apparatus includes an optical sensor with a predetermined focal...
Localisation and mapping
A method generates a three-dimensional map of a region from successive images of that region captured from different camera poses. The method captures...
Medical device, and the methods of using same
A medical device is provided for insertion into a cavity of a patient to visual the internal membranes of the patient. The medical device can be an endotracheal...
Method for image outlier removal for transmission electron microscope
Methods are disclosed for removal of outlier pixels from a transmission electron microscopy camera image. One exemplary method includes establishing a desired...
Dermoscopic data acquisition employing display illumination
In one arrangement, a smartphone camera gathers skin imagery while controlled spectral illumination is emitted from the smartphone display. In a particular...
Patient permission-based mobile health-linked information collection and
exchange systems and methods
A suite of components comprising an objective measurement medical data collection device and a cohort database may standardize, simplify, and objectify clinical...
Pupillometry systems, methods, and devices
Pupillometry systems for measuring one or more pupillary characteristics of a patient are shown and described. The puillometry systems include at least one...
Endoscopic imaging system and method for adapting to remote stimulus
A camera system having a camera head with at least one button; a camera control unit coupleable to the camera head, the camera unit having a network port for...
Camera equipped helmet
A method and an article of manufacture are disclosed configured to allow viewing of scenes not directly in the field of view of the viewer. In various...
Method for addressing light fixtures, light fixture for lighting and
system for lighting a room
A method for addressing light fixtures, in a system for lighting, and a plurality of light fixtures arranged within a region for lighting. The area around every...
Signaling change of camera parameter and/or depth parameter using update
An encoder and a method therein for providing an update message relating to at least one of camera parameters and depth parameters "the parameters", a decoder...
A stereo camera for measuring distance to an object using two images of the object having parallax includes an optical multiplexer to set a length of light path...
Low light image registration
Various embodiments provide a method of enhancing images in low lighting conditions wherein a color image is captured with a color camera, a first monochromatic...
Image capturing apparatus provided with a function of combining a
plurality of captured images
The present invention provides a digital camera which can overlay a plurality of images in multiple exposure shooting without intermingling with each other. A...