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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...
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...