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Depth map generation
Depth maps are generated from two or more of images captured with a conventional digital camera from the same viewpoint using different configuration settings,...
Digital optical comparator
A digital optical comparator has a holder for a part under study. A light source illuminates the part and casts an Image of the part onto a camera, which is...
Device, system and method for recognizing inputted data using memory
having blackboard data structure
One arrangement concerns a portable device (e.g., a smartphone) that executes plural recognition agents, such as agents that perform fingerprint-based object...
System and method for automated tool management
A system of using machine readable labels affixed to tools for managing information related to those tools. The barcode is affixed to a tool so that the barcode...
Mapping glints to light sources
The technology disclosed herein provides various embodiments for mapping glints that reflect off from an object to light sources responsible for the glints....
Laser projection system projecting content based on information collected
from nearby targets
Certain aspects direct to a laser projection pavertizing system, which includes a camera, a laser projector, and a controller. The camera is configured to...
Background modeling for fixed, mobile, and step- and-stare video camera
A video camera surveillance system includes a camera for acquiring a video stream and converting terrain space into image space and a method for processing the...
Methods and systems for signal processing
An object (e.g., a driver's license) is tested for authenticity using imagery captured by a consumer device (e.g., a mobile phone camera). Corresponding data is...
Living body recognizing device
A living body recognizing device is equipped with a captured image acquiring unit which acquires captured images from infrared cameras having a characteristics...
Computer numerical control (CNC) machining tool and method for controlling
a CNC machining tool
A Web-based system and method uses a model of the manufacturing setup and knowledge of a designed part with arbitrary geometry to produce process plans in two...
Real time backup system for computer users
This invention involves tracking and backing all the information that a user generates on its computer devices (including embedded devices) in real time. The...
Personalized 3D avatars in a virtual social venue
A social media platform is provided for interacting in a three-dimensional platform. The platform leverages a social graph from a user's social network to...
Gesture pre-processing of video stream using skintone detection
Techniques are disclosed for processing a video stream to reduce platform power by employing a stepped and distributed pipeline process, wherein CPU-intensive...
Apparatus and method for automatically activating a camera application
based on detecting an intent to capture...
A method of automatically activating a camera application implemented in a mobile device in locked mode starts with the processor receiving a first signal from...
Displays with polarizer windows and opaque masking layers for electronic
An electronic device may have a display. Inactive portions of the display such as peripheral portions of the display may be masked using an opaque masking...
Mobile device light meter attachment
Incident light filter or cap assembly adapted to be attached to a mobile device equipped with a camera and software to measure light levels.
Hidden camera system for vehicle
A hidden camera system for a vehicle includes a cover, a camera, a drive motor and a linkage connecting the drive motor to the cover and the camera. A first...
Single focal length lens system, interchangeable lens apparatus and camera
A single focal length lens system comprising at least a positive first lens unit and a second lens unit, wherein the first lens unit includes a first sub lens...
System and method for controlling a motor
A system for controlling a motor may include a motor driver circuit for driving a camera motor. A memory capable of storing a plurality of parameters for...
Autofocus camera systems and methods
A method for focusing a miniature camera includes providing a current through a coil, moving a lens of a camera based on the current to adjust a focus of the...
System for the measurement of the interpupillary distance using a device
equipped with a display and a camera
A system for measuring the interpupillary distance of two eyes of a face using a device equipped with a display and a camera. For example, a guide marker (or...
System and method for correction of geometric distortion of multi-camera
flat panel X-ray detectors
System and method for correcting geometric distortion in a multi-camera flat panel X-Ray detector. A scintillator converts X-Ray radiation generated by an X-Ray...
Radiation imaging system
A radiation imaging system includes a casing and a camera disposed inside the casing. A first field of view through the casing exposes the camera to light from...
A dump truck includes a body and a plurality of cameras. The body includes an upper deck and a main frame disposed in a longitudinal direction. The cameras are...
Method of detecting particles by detecting a variation in scattered
A smoke detecting method which uses a beam of radiation such as a laser (16), to monitor a region, such as a room (12). A camera (14) is used to capture images...
Discharge corona UV detection in AC power systems method and apparatus
A solar blind corona camera designed specifically for use on 60 Hz or 50 Hz AC power distribution equipment is based on the fact that electrical discharge...
Switchable camera system for a firearm
Systems, apparatuses, and methods for improving situational awareness for a user of a firearm are disclosed. An example camera system for a firearm includes a...
Vehicle power steering system
In the vehicle power steering system, a first assist torque component is computed based on a steering torque and a vehicle speed. A target steered angle is...
Driving support system
A driving support system detects a target area ahead of the vehicle, a position or a moving direction, etc. of an object such as a pedestrian or another vehicle...
Multi-functional vehicle rearview mirror
A multi-functional vehicle rearview mirror that includes a cover, a glass reflecting mirror face, a large sized liquid crystal display device which includes a...
Accessory of a machine drill and control method
An accessory that can be connected to a machine drill is provided. A projector is provided to project a first light spot and a second light spot to a work piece...
Hockey practice system
A hockey practice system for helping goaltenders and shooters to visualize scoring and goaltending angles in hockey. The hockey practice system generally...
Methods for treating sinus ostia using balloon catheter devices having a
bendable balloon portion
A method for use with a balloon catheter device that includes a selectively bendable portion with a balloon disposed thereon, a control device for controlling...
Portable biometric identification device using a dorsal hand vein pattern
A device for personal identification using a dorsal band vein-pattern in preferable configuration is disclosed. The device utilizes an on-board or external...
Calibration-free and precise optical detection of a three-dimensional
A support plate with a horizontal flat standing surface carries two posts, and is rotated about a vertical axis. A stationary triangulation measuring head...
Device to detect malignant processes in living organisms
The invention concerns a device for non-invasive detection of malignant processes in human body. Diagnostically informative optical data are obtained by...
Portable retinal camera and image acquisition method
A camera for capturing an image of an object, for example an eye. The camera has at least two light sources and an image-sensing system having two image...
Temporal structured-illumination motion-detection system
The present invention provides devices and methods for detecting and tracking fast-moving-object. In one application, the present invention can be employed to...
Interactive point of purchase system
The system includes a garment having a series of electronic components affixed to a new or existing panel of said garment, which garment includes a flexible...
Security camera processor
Camera for photograph vending machine
Mobile surveillance camera enclosure
Display device with cameras
System and method of high-resolution digital data image transmission
A system and method for transmitting still images and a video feed from an unmanned aerial vehicle to a ground station is disclosed. The system includes an...
Visual displays and telePresence embodiments with perception of depth
using one or more reflected surface
System and method for a visual display system with a two-way mirror, which is between the observation zone and the image display device, positioned at an angle...
3D image-capturing method, 3D camera and level-alignment machine for 3D
A 3D image-capturing method, a 3D camera and a level-alignment machine for a 3D camera are disclosed. The method includes the following steps: capturing a left-...
Real-time correction/calibration system for the color spectrum contained
on an image output (transmitted) from...
A real-time correction/calibration system for the color spectrum contained on an image output (transmitted) from an image capture and output macro-system is...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
An object detection unit of a network camera detects an object including a human figure from image data. An event detection unit analyzes the image data based...
Systems and methods for maintaining multiple objects within a camera
In one embodiment, a system and method for maintaining objects within a camera field of view include identifying constraints to be enforced, each constraint...
Vehicle video system
A vehicle includes a vehicle body defining a cargo area, a display mounted to the vehicle, a first video camera and an image processor. The first video camera...