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US-7,791,618 Information processing apparatus and method
In order to improve the operationality of a walk-through system using panorama photography images, the system is provided with a view calculating unit for...
US-7,787,762 Image photographing apparatus, image photographing method, and computer program
An image photographing apparatus for capturing a subject image in accordance with smile detection of a subject includes an optical unit; an image capturing unit...
US-7,785,006 Medical diagnostic apparatus with length-adjustable arm structure
A medical diagnostic apparatus using X-ray photography and having a length-adjustable arm structure is disclosed. The medical diagnostic apparatus according to...
US-7,783,192 Picture image providing method and picture-taking device using the method
A picture image providing method and a picture-taking device using the method are provided. The picture-taking device includes: a picture-taking module...
US-7,782,055 MRI apparatus combining diffusion weighted imaging and diffusion tensor imaging of one or more slices for...
An MRI apparatus includes: an image display device for displaying diffusion weighted images of respective axes corresponding to one slice; a designation...
US-7,778,381 X-ray CT apparatus
The present invention provides an X-ray CT apparatus capable of obtaining each tomographic image indicative of X-ray tube voltage dependent information of a...
US-7,777,805 Image capturing apparatus for performing photography in a live view display state and control method thereof
This invention allows executing proper photometry within a short time even when a single-lens reflex type image capturing apparatus performs flash photography...
US-7,777,779 Photographing apparatus, control method for lens barrel of photographing apparatus, 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...
US-7,776,513 Method of manufacturing semiconductor device
A method for manufacturing a semiconductor device including coating a photo-resist layer on a semiconductor substrate having a lower layer; performing a...
US-7,773,869 Light diffusion box for photographic use
A light diffusion box for photographic use comprises a box body which has an inner surface for reflecting light and an opening at its one end, a light source...
US-7,773,783 Face detecting method and photography apparatus using the method
Processing speed is improved, by decreasing the amount of calculations required in face detecting processes. A human subject is photographed, and light is...
US-7,768,535 Image publication
To better realize the great potential of amateur digital photography, the present invention introduces an integrated system for the acquisition, organization,...
US-7,766,980 Method for the preparation of precipitates
The present invention concerns a method for the controlled precipitation of organic molecules which comprises the use of apparatus that is normally used in the...
US-7,764,829 System and method for discovering and categorizing attributes of a digital image
With respect to photography, the present invention includes a physical target device used in conjunction with computer software to ascertain and record such...
US-7,756,331 Image processing apparatus and method for displaying images and corresponding histograms
When image data which is decoded after being irreversibly compressed is to be displayed, this invention makes it possible to display a histogram close to the...
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...
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