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Detecting anamolous sea-surface oil based on a synthetic discriminant
signal and learned patterns of behavior
A behavioral recognition system may include both a computer vision engine and a machine learning engine configured to observe and learn patterns of behavior in...
Intelligent video analysis system and method
The present disclosure relates to an intelligent video analysis system and method and, more specifically, an intelligent video analysis system and method which...
Methods systems and computer program products for motion initiated
A computing device acquires a video of a tax document utilizing a video camera such as a webcam. The video is analyzed to detect a first motion of the tax...
Image classification and information retrieval over wireless digital
networks and the internet
A method and system for matching an unknown facial image of an individual with an image of a celebrity using facial recognition techniques and human perception...
Partial face detector red-eye filter method and apparatus
A digital camera has an integral flash and stores and displays a digital image. Under certain conditions, a flash photograph taken with the camera may result in...
Method and computer-readable recording medium for recognizing object using
A system recognizes an object employed by an electronic device, by capturing an image using a camera module and transmitting information recognized from the...
Enhancements to data-driven media management within an electronic device
A centralized resource manager manages the routing of audio or visual information within a device, including a handheld device such as a smartphone. The...
A method includes receiving an image of a display surface from a pointing device having a camera with a field of view wider than a tip of the pointing device,...
Systems and methods for enabling gesture control based on detection of
Described is an approach to enabling gesture interactions for the viewport widget in a graphical user interface (GUI) library. The gesture interactions may...
Three dimensional user interface effects on a display
The techniques disclosed herein may use various sensors to infer a frame of reference for a hand-held device. In fact, with various inertial clues from...
Portable electronic device privacy system
Disclosed are devices, systems and methods for inhibiting, preventing and/or hindering eavesdropping or accidental use of cameras and microphones of a portable...
Phone adapter for optical devices
An adapter that optically couples a camera on a mobile device to an eye piece of an optical device. The adapter includes a base plate configured to retain the...
Counterbalanced monopod jib for cameras
One embodiment provides a counterbalancing arrangement, including: a pin arrangement attached to a monopole; the pin arrangement rotating with respect to the...
Optical device for microscopic observation
An optical device for microscopic observation 4 comprises: a cold stop 13 having openings 13d, 13e corresponding to a low-magnification microscope optical...
Method and system for calibrating a spatial optical modulator in an
A method and system for calibrating an optical device having a spatial optical modulator (6) and including: an optical lens (8) of a large numerical aperture,...
Imaging apparatus and controlling method therefor, and lens unit and
controlling method therefor, and imaging...
In a camera unit that is mountable to a lens unit having a focus lens, an AF signal processing unit generates an AF evaluation value from an imaging signal...
Light field image capture device having 2D image capture mode
A dual-mode light field camera or plenoptic camera is enabled to perform both 3D light field imaging and conventional high-resolution 2D imaging, depending on...
Real-time adaptive weather surveillance system and method
A weather surveillance system includes a data ingest module for receiving weather forecasts of a region, and multiple cameras for viewing targets of interest...
Calibration of Wi-Fi localization from video localization
In some implementations, video camera networks can be used to track people or objects and determine their locations. In some implementations, location accuracy...
Instrument for automated testing of displays
A test apparatus includes a display sled having a mount for holding a display under test ("DUT"). The display sled is supported by a frame and moves between a...
A method for 3D imaging using phase shifted structured light, in which projection means project multiple phase shifted mask images of a transmission mask on to...
3D TOF camera with masked illumination
A method and system for reducing multi-path effects (stray light and multiple reflections) in 3D time of flight cameras by partly masking the camera's...
Strain measurement apparatus, linear expansion coefficient measurement
method, and correction coefficient...
A strain measurement apparatus includes: a stereo camera device that produces a first stereo image and a second stereo image of a measurement object; an actual...
Universal smart fuze for unmanned aerial vehicle or other remote armament
An unmanned aerial vehicle is equipped to carry a payload of explosives for remote delivery upon a target. The vehicle includes a small TV camera, global...
Aerial photographing system
An aerial photographing system, comprising a flying vehicle being remotely controlled, a camera (7, 8) tiltably supported in any direction via a gimbal (25), a...
Vehicle control device
A vehicle control device includes: a camera unit and a radar device that detect objects in front of the vehicle; and a travel control device that recognizes an...
Method for supporting a traffic-light-sequence assistant of a vehicle,
said assistant detecting traffic lights
A method supports a vehicle's traffic-light-sequence assistant system that detects traffic light sequences of a traffic light (11) with a camera (1). According...
Camera system and vehicle
A camera system for a vehicle includes a body defining a cavity therein, and a camera including a lens. The camera is disposed in a deployed position such that...
Portable gamma camera
A portable gamma camera includes a containment body (2), a scintillation measuring structure (3) housed in the containment body (2), a collimator (4) associated...
Rotatable imaging system
An imaging system that includes a rotating unit that includes an imaging camera, an alignment camera and at least a first monitor. The rotating unit is...
Grip for digital camera
Sensor-assisted biometric authentication for smartphones
During a technique for authenticating a user using a portable electronic device (such as a smartphone) while preventing successful 2D media attacks and...
Premise occupancy detection based on smartphone presence
A method and an apparatus are disclosed for dynamically detecting and updating occupancy of a predefined space based on the presence of smartphones carried by...
Image encoding method and image encoding apparatus
An image encoding method for an encoding system includes receiving a first image captured by a main camera and a second image captured by a sub camera provided...
Controlling light sources of a directional backlight
Teleconferencing is performed between two telecommunication devices having a display device and a stereoscopic pair of cameras positioned outside opposed sides...
Self powering camera
Approaches provide for a computing device that includes, for example, a camera assembly, a lens assembly. The camera assembly can include an image sensor that...
Electronic x-ray camera with spectral resolution
An X-ray camera includes a camera housing, an image pickup element which is sensitive at least for X-rays, and an X-ray objective. The X-ray objective lens has...
Apparatus and method for synthesizing an image in a portable terminal
equipped with a dual camera
A method and an apparatus for processing an image in a portable terminal equipped with a dual camera are provided. The method includes selecting an image...
Method for mobile device to improve camera image quality by detecting
whether the mobile device is indoors or...
Various disclosed embodiments include methods and systems that automatically adjust camera functions of an electronic device to provide improved image quality...
Handling video frames compromised by camera motion
Example embodiments concern reducing the negative impacts of camera motion during video capture. Processing, transmitting, or displaying motion compromised...
Location aware photograph recommendation notification
Aspects provide for location and time aware photographic scene matching and recommendations by identifying a location of a target scene displayed within a field...
Approach for camera control
An approach is provided for performing back-end operations for camera control. In one example, a method includes the following: receiving a user edit via a user...
Distributed automatic image and video processing
A method and system for cooperative image acquisition and processing. A system comprising a group of network-connected cooperating cameras, where upon...
Mobile terminal and controlling method thereof
A mobile terminal and controlling method thereof are disclosed, which facilitates a terminal to be used in further consideration of user's convenience. The...
Electronic device having a flexible printed circuit biasing structure
An electronic device may have electrical components such as input-output devices. An electrical component may be mounted on a flexible printed circuit. The...
Methods and systems for changing duty cycle to reduce judder effect
Methods and systems relating to compensation for discrepancies in an image that may be captured with a moving camera or a moving head. The visual artifacts in...
Room cloud environment for conferencing
A room conferencing system includes a hub with a plurality of sensor nodes, each sensor node including a sensor node camera and a sensor node processor. A...
Method and device for removing objects from a video feed in real-time
According to embodiments of the invention, systems, methods and devices are directed to removal of objects in a video feed that are captured continuously...