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A robot apparatus that performs the work of attaching a cable includes a gripper that grips the cable having first and second ends, the first end being fixed;...
Method and apparatus for enhanced virtual camera control within 3D video
games or other computer graphics...
A pivoting camera viewpoint is provided so that when an animated game character uses a bow and arrow or other weapon, the camera adopts a third person 3D view...
OxyVu-1 hyperspectral tissue oxygenation (HTO) measurement system
The invention is directed to a hyperspectral/multispectral system referred to as the OxyVu-1 system. The hyperspectral imaging technology performs spectral...
Device for evaluating condition of skin or hair
The present invention relates to a device for evaluating condition on skin or hair. The device provides one extension supporting a hydration meter suitable for...
The claimed subject matter provides systems and/or methods that facilitate improving visualization associated with intubation. A dynamically articulating...
Otoscope providing improved ear canal access
An otoscope provides an extremely narrow tip holding an electronic camera sized to allow the space of the ear canal to be shared between the otoscope and a tool...
Line of sight wireless endoscopy
Endoscope imaging apparatus, including an endoscope, which is configured to be inserted into a body cavity of a patient and an image sensor configured by means...
Electronic device cover
A cover for an electronic device includes back cover, such as a tray, to receive the electronic device. The cover may also include a foldable flap that is...
Image processing apparatus and method using tracking of gaze of user
An apparatus and method for outputting view images by tracking a gaze of a user are provided. The image processing apparatus estimates movement of a gaze of a...
Dynamically reconfigurable optical pattern generator module useable with a
system to rapidly reconstruct...
Dynamic projection of at least first and second patterns contributes detectable disparity onto a scene that includes a target object. The scene is imaged with...
Actor-mounted motion capture camera
The present invention relates to computer capture of object motion. More specifically, embodiments of the present invention relate to capturing of facial...
Stereo imaging using disparate imaging devices
Stereo imaging can be provided on an electronic device without the need for two matched, high resolution, large format cameras. In various embodiments, two or...
An imaging apparatus 10 includes a lower housing 11, an upper housing 21, a lower LCD 12, an outer camera, a plurality of buttons 14A to 14E, and a touch panel...
Maintenance of three dimensional stereoscopic effect through compensation
for parallax setting
Maintaining a three dimensional stereoscopic effect may include determining a distance between a position of a virtual camera and a first center of interest of...
Recording and reproducing apparatus
To provide a recording and reproducing apparatus capable of storing AV data reliably during recording and capable of reading the AV data reliably during...
Non-linear photometric projector compensation
The present disclosure is related to a method for calibrating a projector. The method includes receiving by a processing element one or more mapping images....
Content-aware computer networking devices with video analytics for
reducing video storage and video...
Disclosed are systems and methods for reducing video communication bandwidth requirements of a video surveillance network camera system that includes network...
Disclosed is an intrusion detector that may be used to determine if a person is authorized or unauthorized based upon the person carrying a token in an area...
Method and system for providing gaze-directed correction during a video
An approach for ensuring the gaze of a user is directed towards a camera during a video conferencing session is described. A gaze detection platform determines...
Hybrid visual communication
Exemplary embodiments for visual communication between a first device and a second device, comprising: using data from a camera system to create a 3D mesh model...
Image processing system and method
An image processing system comprises a first video camera arranged to have a first width of field of view, and operable to capture a first image, a second video...
Solid-state image-capturing device having lines that connect input units
and electronic camera using the same
A solid-state image-capturing device includes: plurality of pixels arranged in two-dimensional manner; plurality of vertical signal lines for corresponding...
Processing of time-of-flight signals
Described herein is a method and sensor of processing time-of-flight (TOF) signals in a TOF camera system including an illumination unit and an imaging sensor....
Auto-alignment of image sensors in a multi-camera system
A pair of cameras having an overlapping field of view is aligned based on images captured by image sensors of the pair of cameras. A pixel shift is identified...
Cinematic image blur in digital cameras based on exposure timing
Cinematic motion blur and other cinematic effects are enabled during image capture through exposure timing manipulation. The resulting captured images and...
Calibration and quantification method for gas imaging camera
The calibration/verification system and method for gas imaging infrared cameras standardizes the procedures to objectively and consistently check performance of...
Zoom lens and camera
A zoom lens includes, in order from an object side, a first lens group having a positive refractive power, a second lens group having a negative refractive...
Methods and apparatus relating to a thin camera device
Methods and apparatus for implementing a camera having a depth which is less than the maximum length of the outer lens of at least one optical chain of the...
Systems and methods for remote camera control
A camera capable of capturing still images and video and included in a portable media device can be controlled remotely using an accessory. The accessory can...
Simulated large aperture lens
A camera apparatus includes a photogrammetric range sensor, small aperture lens and a processor configured to carry out a method for simulating a large aperture...
Method and system to control a camera of a wireless device
Apparatuses and methods for a wireless device to provide receiving a signal to control an operation of an image capture device of a wireless device, the signal...
Portable terminal and method for detecting posture of the same
Disclosed is a portable terminal and method for detecting posture of the portable terminal, the portable terminal including a lens of a camera capturing an...
Specular and diffuse image generator using polarized light field camera
and control method thereof
An image generator is provided which obtains a specular image and a diffuse image from an image acquired by a polarized light field camera by separating two...
Cellscope apparatus and methods for imaging
An improved system and methods for enhancing the imaging of cameras included with wireless mobile devices, such as cellular phone or tablets. The imaging system...
Method, system, and computer program product for providing a target user
interface for capturing panoramic images
Systems, methods, and computer readable mediums are provided to generate a number of targets for a panoramic image based on operating parameters of a user...
The mobile phone comprising a voice communication implementer and a mobile phone updating implementer which updates a mobile phone battery controller, a mobile...
Dedicated processor for camera functions in host devices
Embodiments generally relate to a camera. In one embodiment, the camera includes a lens for enabling the camera to capture at least one image. The camera also...
Apparatus for protecting and mounting a personal electronic device having
An apparatus for protecting and mounting a smartphone is provided, comprising: a case comprising: a front cover comprising: a frame; a screen protector coupled...
Camera opening for smartphone case to reduce flash glare
A case for portable electronic devices including smartphones includes a feature to prevent glare from a flash from affecting images and video captured by a...
Driving assistance system
A vehicle (1) having a vehicle information acquisition unit (11) which acquires image captured by a vehicle mounted sensor (20) and a camera (21), a vehicle...
System and method to display maintenance and operational instructions of
an apparatus using augmented reality
A head-mounted display provides a user with an augmented view of an object being viewed; a tracking mechanism such as a camera repeatedly determine the position...
Ambulatory system to communicate visual projections
An ambulatory system to communicate visual projections. An embodiment of an apparatus for ambulatory communication includes: a propulsion system to enable the...
Controlling a virtual camera
Among other aspects, on computer-implemented method includes: receiving at least one command in a computer system from a handheld device; positioning a virtual...
Method of overlap-dependent image stitching for images captured using a
A method of processing images captured by an in vivo capsule camera is disclosed. The images having large overlap exceeding a threshold are stitched into larger...