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Method, system and computer program product for enhancing a depth map
A first depth map is generated in response to a stereoscopic image from a camera. The first depth map includes first pixels having valid depths and second...
Image stitching in a multi-camera array
Images captured by multi-camera arrays with overlap regions can be stitched together using image stitching operations. An image stitching operation can be...
Remote screen and touch sharing
A method for retrofitting a vending machine with a video communications device includes securing a video communications device with a mounting feature of the...
Method for differentiating between background and foreground of scenery
and also method for replacing a...
The present invention relates to a method for differentiating between background and foreground in images or films of scenery recorded by an electronic camera....
Image capture and processing system supporting a multi-tier modular
An image capture and processing system supports a multi-tier modular software, and plug-in extendable, architecture. The image capture and processing system can...
Input by tracking gestures
A computing device arranged for tracking an object in an image stream provided by a camera, said computing device comprising a memory and a controller, wherein...
Medication dispensing cabinet systems and methods
A medication dispensing cabinet provides controlled access to medications and supplies stored in it. The cabinet may include at least one lockable storage...
Method and system for performing client-side zooming of a remote video
An electronic device with a display, processor(s), and memory detects a first user input to zoom in on a respective portion of a first video feed displayed on...
Tracking movement of a writing instrument on a general surface
Methods, systems, and apparatuses, including computer programs encoded on computer-readable media, for capturing, using a camera, an image of a general writing...
System for controlling camera rig for capturing stereographic image
A system for controlling a camera rig to capture a stereographic image having a single signal generator which integrally processes encoder signals created from...
Camera mount assembly, methods of production and uses thereof
A camera mount assembly is disclosed that includes: a camera having a camera body and a lens, a D-shaped telescopic handle, wherein the handle is coupled to the...
Photographic synchronization optimization system and method
A system and method for synchronizing a photographic lighting device to image acquisition by a camera using light emission profile information to position a...
Methods, apparatuses, systems and software for focusing a camera
Methods, apparatuses, systems and software for focusing a camera are disclosed. The camera focusing system includes a distance measuring device, a video...
MEMS fast focus camera module
An auto focus camera module includes a camera module housing defining an aperture and an internal cavity to accommodate camera module components, an image...
X-ray camera for the high-resolution detection of X-rays
The invention relates to an X-ray camera (100) for the high-resolution detection of X-rays (1), comprising a plurality of radiation detectors (10), each of...
Computer vision navigation
A system for computer-aided visual recognition of products may help a customer navigate to a selected product in a retail store. A customer can direct a mobile...
Distance measurement apparatus, distance measurement method, and camera
A distance measurement apparatus includes an imaging lens configured to form an image of an object on an imaging plane, a solid-state image sensor configured to...
Rotational misalignment measuring device of bonded substrate, rotational
misalignment measuring method of...
A rotational misalignment between semiconductor wafers constituting a bonded wafer is calculated. A light source is arranged at a position which is on a front...
Camera dolly track assembly
A support for a camera dolly comprising spaced-apart first and second rails comprised of longitudinal rail members. The first rail has a first seam between its...
Vehicle vision system with camera and mirror mount
A vehicle mirror and camera mounting system includes a windshield attachment member configured to adhesively attach at a vehicle windshield and a camera...
Apparatus and method for detecting obstacle adaptively to vehicle speed
Disclosed herein are an apparatus and method for detecting an obstacle adaptively to vehicle speed. The apparatus includes a control unit, a speed-adaptive...
Driver assistance apparatus capable of diagnosing vehicle parts and
vehicle including the same
A driver assistance apparatus and a vehicle including the same are disclosed. The driver assistance apparatus includes a stereo camera, a sensor unit to sense a...
Vehicle capable of low noise runs
A vehicle comprises electric motor, generator of simulated engine sounds, decider of whether or not to generate simulated engine sounds and controller of the...
Trailer hitching aid system for vehicle
A tow hitching aid system for a vehicle includes a camera, at least one ultrasonic sensor, a display screen and a control. The camera has a rearward field of...
Elevator for caps
Elevator for caps, comprising a closed-loop conveyor belt including a plurality of projections extending from an outer face of the conveyor belt, and an...
Method and system for tracking motion-sensing device
Techniques for interpreting motions of a motion-sensitive device are described to allow natural and intuitive interfaces for controlling an application (e.g....
Multi-element cover for a multi-camera endoscope
There is provided herein a tip section of a multi-camera endoscope, the tip section comprising: a front looking camera and a front discrete illuminator to...
Mobile device attachment with camera
Apparatus, systems and methods for visually connecting people
A method for visually finding and interacting with people, operable on a computing system including a server and a mobile device comprising a processor, a...
Method and system for contextual advertisement replacement utilizing
automatic content recognition
An automatic content recognition (ACR)-enabled connected TV device may be operable to identify, utilizing ACR, viewer interaction and/or viewer information. The...
Imagers with error generation capabilities
A system may include a camera module having error generation circuitry, and processing circuitry that processes image data from the camera module. The...
Method of defining stereoscopic depth
A method for efficiently manipulating 3D scenes recorded by a virtual camera using a computer system comprised of projectors, graphics accelerators, one or more...
Imaging unit of a camera for recording the surroundings with optics
uncoupled from a circuit board
An imaging unit of a camera for recording the surroundings has an image sensor with a lens for the display of the surroundings on the image sensor. The image...
Barrel-based white balance filter
A barrel-based white balance filter includes an opaque barrel attachable to a camera lens of a camera and a white balance component in the form of a milky white...
Solid-state imaging apparatus and camera
A solid-state imaging apparatus, including a plurality of pixels, and an A/D conversion unit configured to convert a pixel signal of an analog signal into a...
Optical transmission system
The present invention provides an optical transmission system that optically transmits an optical signal between a camera adaptor provided to a video camera and...
Privacy control for a visual-collaborative system
A visual-collaborative system including a display screen configured to display images captured at a remote location and a camera configured to capture an image...
Semiconductor apparatus, solid-state image sensing apparatus, and camera
A semiconductor apparatus, a solid-state image sensing apparatus, and a camera system capable of reducing interference between signals transmitted through...
Infrared night driving assistant system for a motor vehicle
A night driving assistant system uses a tablet to wirelessly control an infrared camera in a motor vehicle. An infrared camera system is detachably fixed to the...
Portable electronic devices with integrated image/video compositing
Digital imagery is composed or composited within a smartphone or other portable electronic device to merge foreground and background subject matter acquired...
System and method for tracking
Systems and methods are provided for tracking at least position and angular orientation. The system comprises a computing device in communication with at least...
Structured illumination projection with enhanced exposure control
A method for controlling a structured illumination pattern generating portion is provided for illuminating a workpiece during an image acquisition by a camera...
Interleaving image processing and image capture operations
Systems, methods, and computer readable media to improve image stabilization operations and other image processing operations are described. A novel combination...