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Electronic still camera which acquires photography-site data and image
processing apparatus which processes...
An electronic still camera includes a position calculating unit. A storage unit stores the self-position data calculated by the position calculating unit, as...
An observing apparatus includes: a photographic unit that takes a region where cells are present as an observation object region based upon a macro image...
Capsule endoscope capable of performing stereoscopic imaging
A capsule endoscope capable of implementing stereoscopic photography, with which protruding/recessed states are easily recognized, for a nearby subject. The...
Wrist or arm strap with hinged mount for camera
A device capable of attaching a portable handheld camera to the wrist or arm of a human user is disclosed. The device is a multi-component detachable band of...
Imaging apparatus including shaking correction for a second imaging sensor
An imaging apparatus includes a first imaging sensor, a second imaging sensor, a display unit, an electronic viewfinder unit, a position changing unit and a...
Photographing apparatus, control method for lens barrel of photographing
appartus, printer, control method for...
In this photographing apparatus, when it is recognized that communication with an external device is possible, the operating mode is set to the communication...
Digital image albums
To better realize the great potential of amateur digital photography, the present invention introduces an integrated system for the acquisition, organization,...
Mobile device manners propagation and compliance
The present invention includes methods and technologies for defining and administering device manners policy ("DMP"), propagating DMP, reception and recognition...
Image pickup apparatus having iris member and filter units
An image pickup apparatus capable of preventing a decline of resolution of a still image while keeping a dynamic range of exposure control. The image pickup...
Image sensing apparatus and control method for the same
An image sensing apparatus in which a plurality of lens units can be exchanged and attached. The image sensing apparatus includes an acquiring unit configured...
Image sensor for still or video photography
An image sensor includes a plurality of vertical CCDs; first HCCD receiving charge packets from even numbered vertical CCDs; and a second HCCD receiving charge...
Image displaying apparatus and method
Provided is an apparatus and method for displaying images, which enables a selected image to be displayed in full screen mode or slide show mode on the TV...
Flash memory device and method for manufacturing the device
A flash memory device and a method for manufacturing the device includes forming a device isolation layer in a semiconductor substrate defining active regions,...
Collapsible softbox for photography lighting
A collapsible softbox for use with a photographic flash. The softbox includes a collapsible body made of connected, moveable first and second side panels. The...
Multiple lens imaging apparatuses, and methods and programs for setting
exposure of multiple lens imaging...
When an exposure value calculated according to a result of photometric measurement for predetermined main imaging units among a plurality of imaging units is...
Image capturing apparatus with suppression of image blur and method
thereof for suppressing image blur
A method for suppression of image blur is applied to an image capturing apparatus in a photography mode whose exposure time is set to be greater than a safe...
Vision regeneration assisting device
A vision regeneration assisting device for regenerating vision of a patient, comprising: a plurality of electrodes which are stuck and placed into an optic disc...
Security label and security label supply sheet
A security label 1 according to the present invention can be removably applied on an image photographing device such as a mobile phone 2 incorporating therein a...
Multiple image camera and lens system
A system for simultaneously producing multiple images substantially identical images on multiple separate detector planes is disclosed. A reflective spatially...
Blade driving device for use in cameras
A blade driving device for use in cameras that includes a mechanical shutter blade that openably and closably disposed in front of a CCD, and is capable of...
Methods and apparatus for generating and modulating white light
Methods and apparatus for generating and modulating white light illumination conditions. Examples of applications in which such methods and apparatus may be...
Versatile pole support, system and method
An apparatus includes a lockable, adjustable pole support rail allowing a user to adjust a mounted pole to vertical on sloping terrain. The apparatus has...
Mobile phone with integrated wireless camera
A wireless mobile telecommunications device includes a detachable camera that wirelessly communicates data with the device body. The device is usable not only...
Positioning device for a reference surface
A positioning device for a reference surface within a lens port having a longitudinal axis, where a reference surface element able to be extended substantially...
Software based photoflash synchronization of camera equipped portable
media device and external lighting apparatus
Methods of using software to synchronize the control of a camera on portable media device with the photoflash on an external lighting apparatus. The...
X-ray CT apparatus and image reconstruction method
An X-ray CT apparatus is provided for reducing the amount of computation at image reconstruction thereby to shorten an image reconstruction time. The X-ray CT...
A camera system 100 has an imaging optical system L, an imaging component 45, a liquid crystal monitor 16, a body microprocessor 12, an aperture setting...
Gain calculating device
A more preferable WB gain is calculated during strobe illuminated photography. When a WB gain for an image captured through strobe illuminated photography is...
Information communication device and external device
An information communication device includes: a packet generation unit that generates a packet including timing data at an end of the packet for specifying to...
Image sensing apparatus and image sensing apparatus control method
An image sensing apparatus has a plurality of pixels arranged in a matrix-like layout and containing photoelectric conversion devices reads signals in units of...
Imaging device driver and photography instrument employing it
An image pickup device driving apparatus including an image pickup device holding portion for holding an image pickup device with an image pickup surface...
Apparatus, method and program for photography
A plurality of images are obtained in photography according to a plurality of photography methods, and photography result scores are calculated for the...
Medical image photographing system and medical image managing method
A medical image photographing system comprising a control apparatus for corresponding a photographing order information related to medical photography and a...
Solid-state imaging device and driving method for a solid-state imaging
device for high-speed photography and...
A solid-state imaging device that enables more images to be photographed and a reading time to be shortened by effectively using storage cells is provided. By...
Illumination device for photography, and camera
An illumination device for photography includes: a light emission unit that emits illumination light towards a photographic subject; and a control unit that...
Camera system, camera body, flash device, and illumination method
A camera system includes: a light emitting unit that performs a main emission of light in which during photography a photographic subject is illuminated with a...
Person imaging apparatus, method of controlling same and control program
Output information such as a moving picture, still image or audio that will cause a person who is the subject of photography to laugh is stored in a digital...
Image sensor for still or video photography
A method for reading out charge from an interlined CCD having a plurality of photo-sensing regions and a plurality of vertical shift registers, and each...
Monitoring system for a photography unit, monitoring method, computer
program, and storage medium
A coverage area picture imaging a maximum area is displayed on a coverage area picture display. A camera is moved within a predetermined range and a plurality...
System and method of photography using desirable feature recognition
To improve the quality of photographs of people, the disclosure describes a system and method of photography using desirable feature recognition. The system and...
Reflector mounting apparatus
A mounting apparatus for reflectors such as reflector umbrellas for lighting used in motion picture and still photography. The apparatus secures the reflector by...
Camera, camera system and light emission controlling method
A camera includes: a light emission unit that emits illumination light; an amount of emitted light control unit that, during photography using the illumination...
Photographic device and control method therefor
There is disclosed a photographic device that uses an image sensor and an electronic viewfinder. When a release button is pressed halfway, an aperture value, an...
Custom camouflage covers and panels
Digital photography and a dye-sublimation process are used to generate and affix, in sequence, each of a succession of photographs of a particular environment...
X-ray image diagnosis apparatus and control method therefor
A CPU (201) acquires objective information indicating the objective of X-ray photography before X-ray photography is performed, and sets an X-ray photography...
Method for processing digital content to satisfy a request
The present invention enables a user to download digital photography images and fulfill digital photography requests through a variety of digital photography...
Backlit photography background system and method
A system and method for producing realistic backgrounds in studio photography is provided. The system comprises a background screen lit from behind by a light...
Projection-type display device and software program
A projection surface on which a predetermined projection image is projected is provided; a writing surface on which an image can be drawn directly in a...
Method for taking panorama mosaic photograph with a portable terminal
A method for taking a panorama mosaic photograph includes displaying a partial image of a previously taken image as a guide image on a viewer of an image to be...
Face detecting method and photography apparatus using the method
Faces are detected efficiently, while preventing deterioration of face detection accuracy due to brightness during photography or the type of illumination which...