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US-7,751,645 Precision optical systems with performance characterization and uses thereof
A camera for aerial photography includes a reference projector that projects collimated beams of light into the optical system entrance aperture which are imaged...
US-7,751,615 Image processing apparatus and image processing method for changing color of pupil in photographic image
An image processing apparatus includes a detector for detecting a first color of eyes of a subject included in a first image, based on the first image that is...
US-7,750,970 Distance-measuring device installed in camera
The present invention provides a distance-measuring device has an AF area sensor that includes an image pick up element formed on a semiconductor substrate for...
US-7,746,585 Lens module
An exemplary lens module includes a number of optical components, a barrel, a holder, a filter base, a filter carrying member, an infrared-cut filter and a...
US-7,738,783 Method of setting photographing conditions and photography apparatus using the method
Automatic photographing condition setting is achieved with accuracy. For example, when a shutter button is half-pressed, preliminary photographing is carried out...
US-7,736,074 Cartridge type attachment lens for a digital camera
A cartridge type attachment lens is arranged in front of a digital camera for receiving card lenses. A cuboid shaped shell is removably attached to a camera...
US-7,735,999 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-7,733,414 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-7,726,833 Device and method for generating stable, consistent, and high intensity oblong light
The invention teaches a new method to provide lighting for photography and other purposes. A consistent, stable, high intensity line-light source is created by...
US-7,719,574 Output image adjustment of image data
A CPU 231 calculates modified brightness correction amount tCurve_Y with consideration of exposure correction amount (or exposure value) EV if photography...
US-7,715,589 Occluding contour detection and storage for digital photography
Described are techniques used in occluding contour detection. Cues obtained from a static image are combined with cues obtained based on motion disparity of...
US-7,711,255 Camera-equipped portable terminal and photograph transmission method using the same
A camera-equipped portable terminal facilitating convenient transmission of taken photographs and method therefor are provided. The portable terminal has a...
US-7,711,252 Image processing system and camera
An image processing system which performs photography of the teeth of a patient while causing a plurality of illumination light LEDs of different wavelengths to...
US-7,710,439 Method and apparatus for image acquisition, organization, manipulation, and publication
To better realize the great potential of amateur digital photography, the present invention introduces an integrated system for the acquisition, organization,...
US-7,706,679 Apparatus and method for photography, apparatus and method for setting weight, and programs therefor
When an image obtained with use of a digital camera is deleted, deletion information including time and date of photography thereof is generated and recorded in...
US-7,705,910 Photographic device for obtaining a plurality of images at a time by rolling shutter method
A photographic device includes an image sensor in which a plurality of pixels are arrayed. A vertical scan circuit selects horizontal drive lines of the image...
US-7,705,890 Apparatus and method for photographing an image in a wireless terminal
An apparatus and method are provided for simultaneously photographing a still image and a motion image in a wireless terminal with at least two cameras. A first...
US-7,699,542 Portable information terminal with camera
A transparent plate is fixed to the body of a mobile phone with a camera in order to cover an aperture for photography. A solid-state image sensor (4) is placed...
US-7,697,025 Camera surveillance system and method for displaying multiple zoom levels of an image on different portions of...
Positional and elevation data obtained from a camera unit is correlated with coordinates in an entire image display portion, used as a GUI having positional...
US-7,689,117 Multi-module photography system
A photography system includes: camera modules, which output, for individual pixels, picture data in synchronization with pixel clocks and which are arranged so...
US-7,683,952 Optical image information detecting apparatus
In an image sensor of this invention, each image information detecting unit has one photoelectric converter, eight signal fetch gates for fetching signal charges...
US-7,683,939 Method of and unit for inputting an image, and computer product
The image input unit comprises a pixel shift evaluation value and reliability calculating section that calculates a pixel shift evaluation value based on image...
US-7,680,401 Portable photography studio and method of assembly
A portable photography studio includes a carrier for transporting the components of the photography studio. The carrier is made up of a number of panels, several...
US-7,676,148 Camera, computer program product, and amount of light to be emitted calculation method
A camera includes: a photometric unit that acquires two dimensional photometric information of an image of a photographic subject; a separation unit that...
US-7,674,575 Silver halide photosensitive material for color-photography and image formation method using the same
A silver halide color photosensitive material for being subjected to a color development within nine seconds of being imagewise exposed, and comprising a support...
US-7,671,895 Imaging pickup device with half-shutter alert
The image pickup device of the present invention is capable of photographing still images during photography of a moving image, and is provided with a notifying...
US-7,668,792 Portable terminal device with a display and focused-state determination means
A portable terminal device or cellular phone includes a target setting section, a display unit, a focused-state determination section, and a recognition section....
US-7,668,488 Liquid electro-photography printing device binary ink developer having suction cavities
A binary ink developer (BID) for a liquid electro-photography (LEP) printing device includes a sponge roller to absorb unused ink. The BID includes a squeezer...
US-7,668,454 Photography advice based on captured image attributes and camera settings
A method for providing photography advice, such as in the use of a camera, is provided. The method includes storing image attributes associated with a plurality...
US-7,664,389 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-7,664,383 Multiple frame photography
A device may determine whether a user input for capturing a view is triggered and automatically frame a plurality of images of the view when the user input is...
US-7,659,924 Image processing apparatus, method, and program for performing regular image processing and/or correction...
Image data on which image processing has already been performed is obtained with a digital camera. Image processing information includes information indicating a...
US-7,659,923 Elimination of blink-related closed eyes in portrait photography
A system and method of eliminating closed or partially closed eyes of subject in photography, caused by subjects blinking at the moment of image capture. A...
US-7,654,669 Ophthalmic photography apparatus
To observe interference stripes produced by tear fluid, a low magnification light source 10 is turned on to illuminate the outermost layer of a tear film on the...
US-7,653,300 Image recording apparatus for microscopes
An image recording apparatus for a microscope having a still camera function and/or a video photography function is disclosed. Automatic exposure (AE) adjustment...
US-7,653,216 Polyhedron recognition system
A polyhedron recognition system that is not easily affected by the camera position and camera range when the shape of a staircase or other polyhedron is...
US-7,648,239 Autofluorescence photography using a fundus camera
Methods and apparatus for taking autofluorescence images with a fundus camera capable of a field of view of at least 30 degrees and preferably 50 degrees or more...
US-7,645,046 Flash photography reflector system
A flash photography reflector system is mounted on a camera of the type wherein the camera's flash unit is positionable above the camera's accessory shoe. A pair...
US-7,643,083 Imaging apparatus and emission control method for use in imaging apparatus
The data of each pixel of a CCD, acquired from double pre-emissions performed in accordance with a shutter operation, is estimated to determine appropriate...
US-7,643,072 Signal processing method for image capturing apparatus, and image capturing apparatus including calculating...
The present invention provides an image capturing apparatus which enables a desired image quality to be maintained regardless of transfer efficiency of a CCD...
US-7,640,514 Computer-implemented image acquistion system
An image acquisition system has a computer and one or more imaging devices coupled thereto. Each imaging device has a device memory and is capable of capturing...
US-7,639,940 Photography apparatus, photography method, and photography program using lighting condition parameters
An auxiliary light source such as a flash is controlled for highly accurately reflecting a lighting condition with less effect of a factor other than the...
US-7,639,281 Image sensing apparatus and control method therefor
In an image sensing apparatus such as a digital camera, digital video camera, or the like, if a photography mode which requires photography with priority on...
US-7,639,280 Image recording apparatus, image reproducing apparatus, image recording method, and image reproducing method
An image recording apparatus recording motion picture data and still image data includes a management time adding unit that adds frame image display management...
US-7,639,279 Image management system
A user can easily preview image data obtained by photography in a facility such as a theme park and an entertainment facility and can place an order on the image...
US-7,636,477 Device for detecting red eye, program therefor, and recording medium storing the program
Red-eye area detection accuracy is improved according to a pattern of appearance of red-eye areas generated frequently in an actual photography environment. A...
US-7,636,119 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...
US-7,636,108 Image pickup device, white balance processing method, program, and storage medium
A problem in that a color photographed at high color temperature such as a skin color is erroneously judged as a white color at low color temperature, and the...
US-7,634,186 Imaging apparatus, image storage apparatus, imaging method, storage method, recording medium recording imaging...
A still image focused on a desired subject is captured and stored in a more reliable manner without particularly increasing in size and complicating an apparatus...
US-7,634,180 Imaging device
The present invention provides an imaging device having a shake correction device which corrects image shake by moving a portion of a photographic lens or by...
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