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Electronic device and method of controlling the same
A method of controlling an electronic device, and which includes obtaining, via a camera of the electronic device, an image of a plurality of users viewing a...
Determining depth data for a captured image
A method, system, and one or more computer-readable storage media for depth acquisition from density modulated binary patterns are provided herein. The method...
3-dimensional videos of objects
A plurality of cameras capture images of an object from different viewpoints. The images from each of the cameras are used to generate a 3D video of the object....
High dynamic range and depth of field depth camera
In order to maximize the dynamic range and depth of field for a depth camera used in a time of flight system, the light source is modulated at a plurality of...
Video conversion device, photography system of video system employing
same, video conversion method, and...
A video conversion unit comprises: a unit which acquires a camera video data signal; a first color conversion unit which converts the camera video data signal...
Rotation of a micro-mirror device in a projection and camera system
A device includes a projector to project an image onto a surface. The projector includes a micro-mirror device comprising an array of micro-mirrors. Light from...
Digital cameras with direct luminance and chrominance detection
Digital camera systems and methods are described that provide a color digital camera with direct luminance detection. The luminance signals are obtained...
Spectral improvement of digital camera color images
Systems and methods for modifying a color image of a scene are provided. The systems and methods involve illuminating at least a portion of the scene with a...
System and method of security monitoring
A system and method of security monitoring is disclosed. In a particular embodiment, a method includes determining a channel of a television system associated...
Flexible linkage camera system and method for visual inspection of off
line industrial gas turbines and other...
Internal components of power generation machinery, including for example gas or steam industrial turbines as well as generators, are inspected a camera...
Image transmission system and image transmission method
Disclosed herein is an image transmission system including a plurality of cameras and a coaxial cable for transmitting image signals from the cameras, wherein:...
Video surveillance system
A video surveillance system wherein a monitoring station collects video data obtained by a monitoring camera is disclosed. The system includes a multihop...
Driving assist apparatus
Provided is a driving assist apparatus that eases the driver's operational burden by superimposing a guide image on an image captured by a vehicle-mounted...
Systems and methods for sleep monitoring
A mobile computing device for performing a sleep study includes a camera, a display, a processor, and a tangible computer readable medium. The tangible computer...
Method, device, and system for reducing bandwidth usage during a
A communication system, method and communication terminal are configured to permit bandwidth reduction when communication partners are engaged in a...
Method, system and apparatus for automated alerts
A method, system and apparatus for automated alerts are provided. Communication, via a processor and communication interface of a communication device, occurs...
Method and system for controlling an imaging system
First image data representing a first view, captured by a camera system, of a second location, is displayed at the first location. The first view is associated...
Image comparison device using personal video recorder and method using the
The present disclosure relates to an image comparison device using a personal video recorder, the device comprising: a display unit configured to output a...
Imaging apparatus and camera system
An imaging apparatus that forms an image of a light beam transmitted through an imaging lens on an imaging element includes a laminated material that is...
Digital RUVIS camera
An ultraviolet sensitive video camera is disclosed. The camera may have an input window and a bandpass filter. The input window may receive into the camera...
Image processing apparatus, electronic camera, and medium storing image
In an image processing apparatus performing synthetic processing on N number of images (where N is an integer of two or larger) being captured from a same...
Exposure control apparatus for vehicle-mounted camera
The exposure control apparatus is for performing exposure control for a camera mounted on a vehicle in accordance with brightness of a recognition area set in...
Motorized rotating linearly polarized optical device
The present invention provides a polarizer that is motorized and rotates and is attached to the front of a digital camera. A series of images of a scene is...
Real-time perspective correction
A system and method for correcting the perspective of visual data in real-time is disclosed. A electronic device accesses live visual data through a camera...
Image pickup apparatus capable of detecting motion vector, method of
controlling the same, and storage medium
An image pickup apparatus capable of detecting a motion vector and selecting a vector search method which enables effects to be always obtained in various...
Method and apparatus to correct digital image blur due to motion of
subject or imaging device
Signal processing techniques are applied to digital image data to remove the distortion caused by motion of the camera, or the movement of the subject being...
Image generation method, image display method, storage medium storing
image generation program, image...
A left panorama image and a right panorama image respectively captured by a left panorama camera and a right panorama camera are acquired. A rearward image...
Multi-camera system using folded optics free from parallax and tilt
Aspects relate to an array camera exhibiting little or no parallax artifacts in captured images. For example, the planes of the central mirror prism of the...
Conversion between aspect ratios in camera
A camera system captures an image in a source aspect ratio and applies a transformation to the input image to scale and warp the image to generate an output...
Remotely controlled automatic camera tracking system
A remotely controlled automatic camera tracking system for self-photography is disclosed. The systems hereof combine the functions of remote camera operation,...
MEMS auto focus miniature camera module with fixed and movable lens groups
A MEMS auto focus miniature camera module includes an image sensor and an optical train including at least one movable lens and one or more fixed lenses or...
A communication method is used in a terminal having a front camera as a first image capturing unit and a back camera as a second image capturing unit. The...
The present invention relates to a camera module, the camera module including a PCB (Printed Circuit Board) mounted with an image sensor, a base formed with an...
Removable lenses for mobile electronic devices
In some embodiments, an auxiliary optical system for a mobile electronic device has a mounting component that is configured to be selectively attachable and...
Device and assembly for coupling an external optical component to a
portable electronic device
An assembly for coupling an external optical component to a portable electronic device is disclosed. The assembly includes a portable electronic device case...
Lens barrel, imaging device and camera
A lens barrel includes a first zoom/focus lens group and a second zoom/focus lens group configured to respectively vary a focal distance and imaging distance by...
Vehicular imaging device
A vehicular imaging device is formed by housing a camera, which takes an image of one side and rearwardly of a vehicle body, in an interior of a minor housing...
Systems and methods for changing an electronic display that contains a
A cellphone with a camera takes a photo of a barcode in a screen that can show different images. The barcode is decoded into a URL, and the cellphone uses...
Short optical pulse generator, terahertz wave generation device, camera,
imaging apparatus, and measurement...
A short optical pulse generator which includes an optical pulse generation portion that has a quantum well structure and generates an optical pulse, a frequency...
Camera controlled solar cells array
A system and a method for improving the operation, utility, and exploitation of solar cell fields are introduced. The system includes all or parts of the...
System and method for black coating of camera cubes at wafer level
A method for black coating camera cubes at wafer level includes expanding the gap between individual diced camera cubes of the wafer by stretching tape securing...
Speech signal enhancement using visual information
Visual information is used to alter or set an operating parameter of an audio signal processor, other than a beamformer. A digital camera captures visual...
Adjusting user interfaces based on entity location
The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for adjusting user interfaces based on entity location. Embodiments of the...
Electronic display systems connected to vehicles and vehicle-based systems
Electronic digital display systems, including roadside display devices, vehicle-based devices, personal mobile devices, intermediary servers, advertising...
Detecting apparatus, detecting system, and detecting method
The present invention provides a detecting apparatus for detecting an abnormal state such as a drop or fall of a person to be observed from a captured image in...
Portable virtual characters
Described herein are methods, systems, apparatuses and products for portable virtual characters such as virtual characters. One embodiment provides a method for...
Information processing system, information processing method and program
Provided are an information processing system, an information processing method and a program that can detect probability whether individuals contacted or not...
Opt-keyframe reconstruction for robust video-based structure from motion
A non-keyframe reconstruction technique is described for selecting and reconstructing keyframes that have not yet been included in a reconstruction of an input...
Sensor-based evaluation and feedback of exercise performance
Disclosed herein are techniques and systems for evaluating exercise performance of a user by utilizing one or more intelligent sensors, including at least one...
Method, apparatus and system for determining a boundary of an obstacle
which occludes an object in an image
A method of determining a boundary of an obstacle which occludes an object in an image, is disclosed. At least one object in the image and a further image...