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Image taking device and camera system
An image sensor includes a plurality of pixels, a plurality of sense circuits, and a count circuit. Each sense circuit is configured to read out electrical...
Image pickup apparatus and camera system capable of improving calculation
accuracy of defocus amount
An image pickup apparatus includes an image pickup element that includes imaging pixels and focus detection pixels and that performs a photoelectric conversion...
Maximizing perceptual quality and naturalness of captured images
A method, system and computer program product for improving the perceptual quality and naturalness of an image captured by an image acquisition device (e.g.,...
System and method for estimating an ambient light condition using an image
sensor and field-of-view compensation
A system and method for estimating an ambient light condition is using an image sensor of a digital camera. An array of pixels is obtained using the image...
Thermal imaging camera with repositionable active portions of focal plane
A thermal imaging camera with a repositionable focal plane array (FPA) is disclosed. An active portion of the FPA is used by the camera to generate a thermal...
System, method, and software for image processing
According to certain embodiments, an image processing system includes a computing system that receives a video signal including data for one or more images and...
Image distortion correction of a camera with a rolling shutter
Correcting image distortion during camera motion using a system including a processor and a camera having a rolling shutter. Multiple image frames are captured...
Robust image feature based video stabilization and smoothing
A method of removing unwanted camera motion from a video sequence is provided. The method matches a group of feature points between each pair of consecutive...
Waterproof camera having a semi-underwater photographing mode
A waterproof camera includes an image pickup section, a display section that displays image data, a mode setting section that sets a semi-underwater mode in...
System and method for removing camera rotation from a panoramic video
Removes undesirable camera rotation from a panoramic video. Video frames are mapped to a sphere and then projected to a forward-looking planar video. Camera...
Integrating a 360 degree panoramic camera within a fire pull station
A 360.degree. camera can be embedded within a fire pull station of a fire alarm system, the fire alarm system can include at least one of a fire detection...
Camera module including a lens barrel
Disclosed is a camera module. The camera module according to one embodiment includes a lens barrel disposed in a housing to receive a lens; a driving unit...
Camera apparatus and mount adapter
A camera apparatus includes: a camera main body having a single plate type imaging section; and a handle mounting section for mounting a handle on an upper...
Self-leveling camera heads
In one embodiment, a self-leveling camera head may include an eccentric leveling weight assembly that is supported inside an outer housing for free rotation...
Vehicular camera and lens assembly and method of manufacturing same
A method of assembling a vehicular camera includes providing a lens assembly having a base portion, a lens barrel and a plurality of optical elements in the...
Wireless speaker and digital camera
A wireless speaker and digital camera device comprises a speaker, a lens, and image sensor, a processor, a wireless transceiver, a digital memory device, a...
Method and system for generating interpolations of captured video content
An approach for enabling users to generate an interpolated view of content based on footage captured by multiple cameras is described. An interpolation platform...
Method of assembling an electric equipment having a first connector and a
According to one embodiment, one of two connectors, and a circuit board on which the other of the connectors is mounted are prepared. The one of the connectors...
Thermography camera tuned to detect absorption of infrared radiation in a
selected spectral bandwidth
An infrared camera system is provided to detect absorption of infrared radiation in a selected spectral bandwidth. In one example, an infrared camera system...
Solid-state image sensor and camera
An image sensor including a first semiconductor region of a first conductivity type that is arranged in a substrate, a second semiconductor region of a second...
Device and method for detecting position of semiconductor substrate
Provided is a position detecting device that is capable of precisely detecting the coordinates of the center of a disc-shaped substrate from image data captured...
Device camera angle
Techniques for device camera angle are described. In one or more implementations, a camera is mounted in a computing device at an angle based on an orientation...
Augmented reality interface for video
A system, method, and computer program product for automatically combining computer-generated imagery with real-world imagery in a portable electronic device by...
Real-time player detection from a single calibrated camera
A method for detecting the location of objects from a calibrated camera involves receiving an image capturing an object on a surface from a first vantage point;...
Computer vision system for tracking ball movement and analyzing user skill
A computer processor of the mobile device may overlay a shape graphic on a fixed area of a screen of the mobile device. A camera of the mobile device may search...
Method for determining the extent of a foreground object in an image
Embodiments are directed towards determining within a digital camera whether a pixel belongs to a foreground or background segment within a given image by...
Apparatus and method for providing vehicle camera calibration
A method and apparatus for providing a vehicle camera calibration includes choosing overlap images from among the image information captured by a camera mounted...
Bilateral denoising for digital camera images
An apparatus comprising one or more processors configured to receive a digital image comprising a current pixel and a plurality of nearby pixels, determine a...
Method and system for calibrating laser measuring apparatus
A method for calibrating a laser measuring apparatus having a laser illumination unit and an image capturing unit includes the following steps. A calibration...
Parking facility resource management
Technologies are generally described for an information system configured to manage parking facility resources. The system can create and apply models and...
Driving assistance device
An indication control unit 11 indicates a side-rearward image of a vehicle 1 captured by a left-rearward camera 2L and a right-rearward camera 2R mounted on the...
Short-time stopping detection from red light camera videos
A method for detecting a vehicle running a stop signal positioned at an intersection includes acquiring a sequence of frames from at least one video camera...
System and method for identifying handwriting gestures in an in-vehicle
An in-vehicle information system includes a camera and a controller that accept gesture input. A controller receives frames of video data and generates...
Image processing device, image processing method, and non-transitory
The binary processor of a digital camera turns an image targeted to recognize a particular shape into a binary image. The searcher searches for a valid pixel...
System and method of multi-user coaching inside a tunable motion-sensing
A system and a method of multi-user coaching are introduced herein. Motion-sensing cameras are applied to capture images, and a depth image stitching module is...
Space equipment recognition and control using handheld devices
A system, handheld devices, and methods for space equipment tracking and control. The system tracks and controls items, people and their interactions. The...
User interface for a large scale multi-user, multi-touch system
A large scale multi-user, multi-touch system with a specialized zone-based user interface including methods for space management and spatial apportioning of...
Authenticating a user using hand gesture
The present document describes a method for authenticating a user into a system using gestures. The user may draw the gesture on a touch sensitive device (e.g....
Tracking head position for rendering content
Content displayed on a display element of a computing device can be rendered from a viewpoint that updates with changes in the relative position of a user's...
Zoom lens system, imaging device and camera
A zoom lens system, in order from an object side to an image side, comprising: a first lens unit having negative optical power; a second lens unit having...
Zoom lens system, imaging device and camera
A zoom lens system, in order from an object side to an image side, comprising: a first lens unit having positive optical power; a second lens unit having...
Three-piece all-aspheric adapter fisheye lens
A three-piece all-aspheric adapter fisheye lens includes a negative meniscus lens, a biconvex lens, and a biconcave lens positioned between the negative...
Camera device and optical imaging lens thereof
The present invention provides a camera device and an optical imaging lens thereof. The optical imaging lens comprises five lens elements positioned in an order...
Camera lens assembly
A camera lens assembly includes: a lens holder unit to which a lens module is mounted; a wire member fixed to the lens holder unit and the lens module, and...
Camera tracing and surveillance system and method for security using
thermal image coordinate
A camera tracing and surveillance system and method for security using a thermal image coordinate, whereby an image having high resolution for identification in...
Three-dimensional data acquisition
A projector illuminates an object, within the field of view of a camera, with a sequence of code patterns. The camera captures the illuminated object and...
Grazing and normal incidence interferometer having common reference
A system for inspecting specimens such as semiconductor wafers is provided. The system provides scanning of dual-sided specimens using a diffraction grating...
Inspection device for measuring pipe size
A disclosed measurement head includes a sensor body attached to a camera by a resilient member. The sensor body includes a sensor that measures linear distance...
Driving-operation assist and recording medium
A vehicle-operation assist includes a circumferential-state imager for imaging a circumferential state of a vehicle with a camera and generating a...
Systems and methods for detecting traffic lights
Systems and methods use cameras to provide autonomous navigation features. In one implementation, a system includes at least one image capture device configured...