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Thermal sensor with infrared absorption membrane including metamaterial
A thermal sensor includes an array of pixels, each having a membrane mounted on legs over a reflector, forming a Fabry-Perot cavity. Each membrane includes an...
Navigation apparatus and navigation method
A navigation apparatus includes: a current-position information acquisition section obtaining measured current-position information; a camera section obtaining...
Shape measuring device, program installed into this device, and recording
medium storing this program
Provided is a shape measuring device capable of making a user to feel that three-dimensional shape data is easily acquirable. Right and left light projecting...
Clamping devices and systems for positioning object in 3-dimensional space
Systems and devices using t-slot profiles and clamping devices to form a structure that may position an object in three-dimensional space. The clamping devices...
Method for controlling the process parameters of a glass forming machine
In a method for controlling the process parameters of a machine for producing hollow glass articles, the shape of the produced hollow glass article is measured...
Safety monitoring system of galley
Provided is a system in which a camera monitors safety of a galley arranged in a cabin of an aircraft. A galley 100 includes a storage space 130 of carts...
Electrically driven dump truck
A vehicle control device 50, a controller 100, an inverter control device 30 and a steering control device 32 constitute a control device that executes control...
Vehicle camera assembly
A vehicle includes a vehicle body structure and a video camera assembly. The video camera assembly includes a base member, a video camera, a video display and...
Vehicle image processing apparatus and vehicle image processing method
A vehicle image processing apparatus includes a group of cameras, a drawing unit that converts a captured image into an image viewed along a line of sight...
Vehicle peripheral observation device using multiple cameras and enlarging
Provided is a device whereby the position of an obstacle can be perceived on a monitor without compromising the effectiveness of displaying an overhead image on...
Machine for winding a fibrous material enabling alignment and
off-centering control by image analysis
A winding machine for winding a fiber texture onto an impregnation mandrel, includes: a take-up mandrel for storing and unwinding a fiber texture, the take-up...
Systems and methods for detecting and picking up a waste receptacle
Systems and methods for detecting and picking up a waste receptacle, the system being mountable on a waste-collection vehicle, and including an arm for grasping...
System for determining and tracking movement during a medical procedure
An image guidance system for tracking a surgical instrument during a surgical procedure. The image guidance system includes a plurality of cameras adapted to be...
Endoscope circuit board assembly
There is provided herein a circuit board assembly for a tip section of a multi-camera endoscope comprising a camera circuit board configured to carry at least...
Centering adapter plate for camera sensor
An adapter plate for securing an item of merchandise to a merchandise security device is provided. For example, the adapter plate includes a body configured to...
Sport seating system and method
A transformable sporting chair system which can be transformed from a working seat for use in the outdoors, to a transportable configuration for carrying the...
Video camera dock
Self-calibrating multi-directional security luminaire and associated
A luminaire may include a wall mount and a driver circuit housing connected to the wall mount. The luminaire may also include a camera housing connected to the...
Live streaming video sharing system and related methods
A live streaming video sharing system. Implementations may include a video camera, portable computing device, video streaming server, database, application...
Coordinate measuring device with a six degree-of-freedom handheld probe
and integrated camera for augmented reality
A method of combining 2D images into a 3D image includes providing a coordinate measurement device and a six-DOF probe having an integral camera associated...
Lens system for 3D video taking
A system which has two lens devices 10R and 10L and in which a baseline length of the lens devices 10R and 10L can be changed is equipped with a knob 60 for...
Media content creation application
In some embodiments an apparatus includes a processor included within a compute device, operatively coupled to a memory, and is configured to execute an...
Image control device, image control system, and digital camera
The invention is provided with: an acquisition unit that acquires, from an external machine, image data as well as time data when an image based on the image...
Method and apparatus for determining exposure setting
A device and method for determining exposure settings in a camera is disclosed. The method comprises capturing an image frame using an image sensor, the...
Adaptive auto exposure adjustment
Techniques for adjusting exposure parameters of a camera such that video data captured by the camera may be coded efficiently. A camera with auto exposure...
Power supplying method and apparatus
A power supplying method and apparatus. The power supplying apparatus includes: a detection module, connected to a detection pin group of a camera module, and...
Spherical panoramic image camera rig
One aspect of the present invention provides a simple, cost-effective, efficient solution directed to the generation of the source material for the generation...
Electronic device mount
An electronic device that mounts onto a bicycle frame or handlebar to permit video recording with a smart phone while riding. The present electronic device...
Apparatus, system, and method of wirelessly transmitting and receiving
data from a camera to another electronic...
A wireless media player and a related system and methodology are disclosed. One aspect of the wireless media player system pertains to a virtual connector...
Vibration actuator, and lens barrel and camera provided with same
A vibration actuator that is easy to manufacture and has good driving performance, and a lens-barrel and a camera provided with the same. The vibration actuator...
Coaxial connector and camera module having the same
A coaxial connector includes: an inner conductive terminal; an outer conductive terminal in which the inner conductive terminal is accommodated; and a connector...
Recalibration of a flexible mixed reality device
The technology provides embodiments for recalibration of outward facing cameras supported by a see-through, head mounted, mixed reality display system having a...
Methods and apparatus for augmented reality target detection
Systems and methods are disclosed for target-based AR devices to perform low-power front-end passive scanning of targets to alert users to AR content linked to...
Measuring device for determining the spatial position of an auxiliary
A positioning method continuously determines the spatial position of an auxiliary measuring instrument having several auxiliary-point markings in a fixed, known...
Method for identifying and extracting a linear object from an image
A method for identifying and extracting a linear object from an image is disclosed. The method comprises: acquiring an original image to be processed, wherein...
Micro video assistant
A method for retrofitting a vending machine with a video communications device includes securing a video communications device with a mounting feature of the...
Identifying IoT devices/objects/people using out-of-band
signaling/metadata in conjunction with optical images
The disclosure relates to identifying an object associated with a nearby Internet of Things (IoT) device. In an aspect, a device receives identifying...
Method and system using a data-driven model for monocular face tracking
A method and system using a data-driven model for monocular face tracking are disclosed, which provide a versatile system for tracking three-dimensional (3D)...
Display screen controlling apparatus in mobile terminal and method thereof
A method for controlling a display screen of a mobile terminal includes acquiring a first image and a second image distinguished from the first image, using a...
System, method, and apparatus for dispensing oral medications
A pill dispenser includes a housing, a pill-dispensing mechanism, a receptacle, a pill-viewing camera, an identifying camera, one or more processors, and a...
Method and apparatus for the progressive loading of medical
multidimensional images into a medical application
A method includes a) loading a first number n of image sets with an image size k.sup.y, the k.sup.y images of which are distributed in a regular manner over a...
Automatically changing application priority as a function of a number of
people proximate to a peripheral device
A method is provided including running an application on a computer having a display, wherein the application requires external network access. The method...
Finger detection for element selection
A user can use a finger, or other such object, to provide input to a computing device. The finger does not have to contact the device, but can be positioned...
Optical touch screen
The present invention relates to an optical touch screen, the screen including a flat plate display panel, a square ring-shaped case mounted and assembled with...
Apparatus and method for recognizing subject motion using a camera
A method and an apparatus are provided for displaying pictures according to hand motion inputs. An application is executed for displaying a picture from among a...
A control device for a mobile robot, the robot comprising a camera and a communication unit, comprises a display unit displaying an image corresponding to the...
Optical imaging lens assembly
An optical imaging lens assembly, sequentially arranged from an object side to an image side along an optical axis, comprising: the first lens element with...
Adjustable optical axis control
A device for aligning the optical axis of a camera is disclosed. The optical alignment device comprises a bracket attaching the device to a frame, the frame...