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US-7,948,549 Camera system
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...
US-7,948,528 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...
US-7,945,154 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...
US-7,944,501 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...
US-7,944,497 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...
US-7,944,483 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...
US-7,944,478 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...
US-7,940,318 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...
US-7,929,854 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...
US-7,925,150 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...
US-7,925,061 Person imaging apparatus, method of controlling same and control program therefor
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...
US-7,924,338 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...
US-7,924,318 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...
US-7,920,785 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...
US-7,909,492 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...
US-7,907,841 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...
US-7,903,169 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...
US-7,900,645 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...
US-7,899,157 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...
US-7,895,048 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...
US-7,894,713 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...
US-7,889,153 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...
US-7,881,559 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...
US-7,881,528 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...
US-7,880,926 Imaging apparatus performing flash photography for persons
The present invention provides an imaging apparatus comprising: an image pickup device which acquires the image of an object; an illuminating device which emits...
US-7,876,376 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...
US-7,876,334 Photography with embedded graphical objects
A digital photography system and a method of its use. The system includes a digital camera having a mechanism for selecting a graphical object, a mechanism for...
US-7,873,271 Photography apparatus and photography method
Two photography operations are performed without emitting flash during a second photography operation, to obtain image signals P1 and P2. A flash influence...
US-7,871,205 Base for underwater camera
A base, securely attachable to any type of watertight housing for an underwater camera without causing rotational displacement during its use for underwater...
US-7,854,798 Ink set, image forming method, ink jet recording method, ink cartridge, and recording unit
An object of the present invention is to provide an ink set which can produce images with color developability undoubtedly higher than images produced by a...
US-7,845,863 Image photography apparatus
An image photography apparatus enabling a user to capture an object by freely changing a position of the hand according to an angle shot while gripping the image...
US-7,835,571 Background replacing apparatus, background replacing program, and background replacing method
There are provided a background replacing apparatus, a background replacing program, and a background replacing method, which are capable of creating a...
US-7,834,931 Apparatus and method for capturing an image using a flash and a solid-state image pickup device
When flash photography is performed, an exposure time at a time of a preliminary light emission of a flash is set as short as possible so that the appropriate...
US-7,832,865 Ophthalmic photographic apparatus
A timer function hold mode in which the timer continues the timing function is set in a mydriatic fluorescence mode by operating a timer switch for at least a...
US-7,831,136 Opthalmic photography apparatus
An ocular fundus is photographed as an electronic image via photographic stops, and the image of the photographed ocular fundus is recorded in a recording...
US-7,831,089 Modeling and texturing digital surface models in a mapping application
Digital Surface Model (DSM) texturing and modeling of various objects on the earth's surface are provided for implementation in a mapping application. One or...
US-7,831,077 Method and apparatus for generating an image using MRI and photography
A method for generating an image of a region of interest of a subject includes obtaining a set of magnetic resonance (MR) data for the region of interest. In...
US-7,826,728 Image processing system and camera
The image processing system is applied to dentistry, for example, and performs photography of the teeth of a patient while causing a plurality of illumination...
US-7,822,259 Method for positive identification of inner surface and outer surface of sample flakes
A method for determining the inner surface and an outer surface of a sample flake through the use of digital image photography wherein digital images of a sample...
US-7,819,560 Illumination device and lens of illumination device
Provided are an illumination device and a lens employed in the device for controlling light travelling direction, the device being capable of illuminating...
US-7,817,911 Photographic method and apparatus
A photographic method for slow synchro-flash photography conducted by firing a flash at a slow shutter speed, comprising the steps of: starting exposure with a...
US-7,808,536 Solid-state imaging device for high-speed photography
A solid-state imaging device for high-speed photography includes an imaging element area in which a plurality of pixel portions having photodetectors for...
US-7,805,068 Imaging apparatus
An imaging apparatus includes a viewfinder optical system that observes a subject image input from a photography optical system. The imaging apparatus also...
US-7,805,066 System for guided photography based on image capturing device rendered user recommendations according to...
Guided photography with image capturing device rendered user recommendations. Data is accessed that is associated with an intended photograph. A knowledge base...
US-7,804,530 Picture taking method and apparatus
Method and apparatus is disclosed to enhance the quality and usefulness of picture taking and other image acquisition for pleasure or business purposes. In a...
US-7,801,436 Photography apparatus, photography method, and photography program
In order to prevent white compression from occurring in an image obtained by photography with a photography apparatus such as a digital camera, preliminary...
US-7,800,842 Photography lens
A photography lens 6 includes: an aperture stop 4; a first lens 1 having positive refractive power, and at least one of the lens surfaces is aspherical; a second...
US-7,800,686 Electronic camera having a light reduction device
An electronic camera includes: a luminance detection device that detects a luminance of a photographic field; an image sensor that captures an image of a...
US-7,800,680 Flexible lens mount system for rapid tilt photography
The present invention generally relates to photography, including both still photography and video photography. One aspect of the invention is directed toward a...
US-7,794,090 Efficient dual photography
Application of dual photography is simplified by reducing the number of captured images needed to generate a light transport matrix T of (p.times.q) projection...
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