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Geometrically distorted luminance in a multi-lens camera
Spatial resolution can be improved in multi-lens digital cameras. Each lens can have the same or similar field of view, but can be associated with different...
Imaging apparatus and control method for the same
A digital camera includes a zoom function for supporting a user when performing a frame assist, and includes an operation switch for instructing startup and...
Apparatus and method for image capture using image stored in camera
An apparatus and a method thereof are provided, the apparatus including a first memory; a second memory; an image sensor; and a controller configured to obtain,...
Electronic device and method for controlling image display
An electronic device and a method for controlling photographic capture. A first image is acquired by a first camera having a first viewing angle. A second image...
Imaging apparatus and control method of imaging apparatus
A digital camera includes: a display unit of a variable angle monitor unit linked to a main body unit including an imaging unit, so as to be capable of opening...
Lens moving apparatus with a bobbin comprising a groove and elastic
members 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...
A camera module including a lens unit configured to move in a direction of an optical axis and a direction perpendicular with respect to the optical axis; a...
Controlling method for electronic apparatus with one switch button
A controlling method suitable for an electronic apparatus is disclosed. The electronic apparatus includes a camera module and a switch button. The controlling...
Imaging apparatus, imaging control method and storage medium
In the present invention, in interval shooting, a CPU of an imaging apparatus controls to repeatedly record images sequentially captured by an imaging section...
Array cameras incorporating optics with modulation transfer functions
greater than sensor Nyquist frequency for...
A variety of optical arrangements and methods of modifying or enhancing the optical characteristics and functionality of these optical arrangements are...
High definition camera
Systems and methods are disclosed for sharing images by taking one or more images using a portable camera with a high definition (HD) imager; processing the...
Photometric registration from arbitrary geometry for augmented reality
Photometric registration from an arbitrary geometry for augmented reality is performed using video frames of an environment captured by a camera. A surface...
System and method for enhanced monoimaging
A system and method for enhanced automatic monoimaging. Embodiments of the present invention are operable for configuring a first camera based on a...
Camera field of view visualizer
Camera field of view visualizers differentially illuminate objects visible within and without a camera lens focal area, and also supporting surfaces located...
Comb drive and leaf spring camera actuator
An actuator package includes a base frame member and an image sensor. The actuator package further includes a plurality of comb drive actuators affixed to the...
Camera module and mobile phone using the same
Disclosed herein is a camera module comprising: a circuit board; a frame coupled to the circuit board; an image sensor on the circuit board; a bobbin on the...
Event data recorder
The event data recorder contains a mirror set and a camera member. The mirror set contains two curved mirrors, each for capturing an outside view to a lateral...
Surgical telescope with dual virtual-image screens
A surgical telescope includes a front frame configured to be positioned in front of a use's eyes, and a camera coupled to the front frame. The camera is...
Image de-noising methods and apparatuses using the same
A method for generating and employing a camera noise model, performed by a processing unit, is introduced to at least contain the following steps. A camera...
Detecting a document using one or more sensors
A mobile device may have a rear facing camera and a depth sensor to capture a portion of a document or a book in an environment. A processor may identify the...
Automatic scanning of document stack with a camera
Automatically scanning multiple document sheets with a camera includes receiving a video stream while the camera is pointed at the multiple document sheets,...
Image display apparatus having image-related information displaying
A first mobile electronic device includes a camera that has a lens and that outputs image data from a subject; a first communication circuit that transmits the...
Visual communication using a robotic device
Technology is described for visually communicating using a robotic device. An example of a method can include a video feed sent from the video camera of the...
Digital broadcast methods using secure meshes and wavelets
Methods and apparatuses are presented for securely providing digital streaming data to subscriber devices using encrypted wavelet meshes. A recorded image may...
Negative electrode active material for non-aqueous electrolyte
rechargeable battery, method of fabricating the...
A camera module is disclosed, the camera module including a PCB (Printed Circuit Board), a base arranged at an upper surface of the PCB, a holder member...
Imager module for a camera having an optically transparent, flexible
coupling element and manufacturing method...
An imager module for a camera includes: a lens holder; a lens system which is accommodated in the lens holder and has a lens mount and at least one lens...
Wearable smart device for hazard detection and warning based on image and
A wearable smart device for providing hazard warning information to a user. The wearable smart device includes a microphone configured to detect audio data...
Method and apparatus for fusion of images
A method and an apparatus for improving a main image by fusing the richer information contained in a secondary image are described. A 3D structure of objects...
Leveraging a multitude of dynamic camera footage to enable a user
positional virtual camera
A virtual camera within a volumetric model of a real world environment during an event occurring within the real world environment can be identified. The...
Creating a cinemagraph
An apparatus receives first image data that is based on image data captured by a first camera and second image data that is based on image data captured by a...
Systems and methods for generating depth maps using images captured by
camera arrays incorporating cameras...
A camera array, an imaging device and/or a method for capturing image that employ a plurality of imagers fabricated on a substrate is provided. Each imager...
Method and device for optically determining a position and/or orientation
of an object in space using a two...
The invention relates to a method for optically determining the position and/or orientation of an object in space on the basis of images from at least one...
Camera alignment method using correspondence between multi-images
Provided is a method of aligning a camera using correspondence information between multi-images. The camera alignment method using correspondences between...
Method, device, and computer program for reducing the resolution of an
In a method, a device, and a computer program for reducing the resolution of an input image, wherein input image shows a three-dimensional scene that was...
Systems, methods and computer program products for determining document
In one approach, a method includes: capturing an image of a document using a camera of a mobile device; performing optical character recognition (OCR) on the...
Hyperspectral resolution using three-color camera
A method for capturing hyperspectral images using a regular color camera. In the method, the camera takes multiple images of a scene, with the camera oriented...
Robotic device tester
A system, method, and device may include software and hardware which simplify and quicken configuration of the system for testing a device, enhance testing...
Emergency vehicle detection with digital image sensor
A display system for a vehicle comprises a display mounted within a passenger compartment of a vehicle and at least one camera mounted to the vehicle and facing...
Method for angle calibration of the position of a video camera on board an
The method consists in taking, when the vehicle is running, images of the road markings delimiting the circulation lanes of the road, and in fully estimating,...
Virtual model navigation methods and apparatus
Virtual model navigation methods and apparatus are described. According to one aspect, a virtual model navigation method includes using a display screen of a...
Information processing apparatus and method, information processing
system, and providing medium
The invention enables users to virtually attach information to situations in the real world, and also enables users to quickly and easily find out desired...
Adaptable camera array structures
A housing structure that can be used for forming a variety of camera arrays is disclosed. The housing structure comprises a plurality of camera retaining...
Polynomial texture mapping and reflectance transformation imaging
apparatus and techniques
An image enhancement device and related techniques in support of polynomial texture mapping (PTM) (also known as reflectance transformation imaging (RTI))...
Electronic device with camera flash structures
An electronic device may contain a camera, a camera flash, and a display in a housing. The camera flash or the display may provide illumination while capturing...
Electronic device having display with split driver ledges
An electronic device may be provided with a display. The display may be a liquid crystal display having a thin-film transistor layer and a color filter layer....
Actively stabilized payload support apparatus and methods
A payload stabilizer suitable for use with video camera payloads. The stabilizer has a feedback system providing supplemental torques to the payload through a...
Lens moving apparatus and camera module including the same
An embodiment includes a housing including a guide protrusion projecting from an upper surface thereof and a guide groove formed adjacent to the guide...
An electronic stereoscopic microscope for detecting and reproducing pairs of stereoscopic part images comprises a camera unit having at least one electronic...
A camera lens includes, lined up from the object side to the image side: a first lens with positive refractive power, a second lens with negative refractive...
A camera lens includes, lined up from the object side to the image side, a first lens with positive refractive power, a second lens with negative refractive...