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Multi-image retrieving system
A multi-image retrieving system includes lenses of multiple image retrieving units arranged close to one another with a virtual boundary of filed field keeping a...
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...
In automatic photographic or electronic camera apparatus, sounds from a person are preferentially received or identified to provide an audio signal, used to...
Digital imaging system and methods for selective image filtration
A system is disclosed for the automated correction of optical and digital aberrations in a digital imaging system. The system includes digital filtration and...
Method for processing a digital image to satisfy a fulfillment request
The present invention enables a user to download digital photography images and fulfill digital photography requests through a variety of digital photography...
Method and apparatus for determining focusing position
A photography device has an AF mechanism including: a CCD; an analog signal processing section; an image input controller; an AF processing section; a CPU; and a...
Image processing apparatus, method and program for verifying a setting of
an image processing mode
An image output device judges whether an image processing mode of a first image data set and an image processing mode of a second image data set obtained...
Programmable, multi-spectral, image-capture environment
A multi-flash photography system provides a dynamically-configurable lighting environment for a single exposure that is created and shaped through the...
Photography mode setting information transfer system, an imaging device,
an information processor for a...
Photography mode setting information is transferred by transmitting from a first digital camera certain photography mode setting information set in the first...
Lens position adjusting apparatus, lens position adjusting method and
A CPU 11 in a digital camera 1 determines that the photography environment is dark and includes a spot light source, in the case where the number of pixels that...
Method and system of coregistrating optical coherence tomography (OCT)
with other clinical tests
A method/system preserves annotations of different pathological conditions or changes that are recognized on cross-sections within a three dimensional volume of...
Adaptive processing for images captured with flash
An adaptive fill-flash technique for digital photography that employs flash and no-flash image pairs. A flash image, captured using a flash of known...
A photographic processing system is disclosed in which subject and other data is stored in a database and such data is automatically linked to photographs taken...
Digital camera with face detection function for red eye reduction
A digital camera that compensates a red eye phenomenon during photography is provided. The digital camera includes a charge coupled device (CCD), a face...
Light-shielding device for oral photography
An illuminating device is used for oral photography and is connectable to a lens barrel provided on a camera. The illuminating device includes a light-emitting...
Image processing method
The image processing method applies image processing to an inputted image data. The method registers predetermined image processing conditions for each specific...
Photography control apparatus and program
Subjects are repeatedly photographed efficiently and automatically. An input receiving means, for receiving input of photography intervals between completion of...
Mobile communication terminal having camera function and method of
controlling photographing process thereof
Disclosed is a mobile communication terminal having a camera function and a method of controlling a photographing process thereof. According to an embodiment 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...
Portable terminal device and method and program for varying light
illuminance used therein
An image control processing section sends a zoom control information of a camera section, and carries out image processing. A camera control section controls the...
Photography apparatus, photography method, and photography program for
obtaining an image of a subject
An exposure value is determined based on a face region, with high accuracy and with less effect of a background region or density contrast caused by shadow. For...
Matrix image recorder with image sensor and a plurality of row conductors
The invention relates to matrix image sensors intended in particular for digital photography. The invention provides a driver in each pixel that allows exposure...
Electronic apparatus having shooting device and manual focus switch ring
that is engaged with shooting device...
An electronic apparatus includes a shooting device, a housing and a switch ring rotatably engaged with and fixed onto said housing, wherein when said switch ring...
An ophthalmologic apparatus according to an exemplary embodiment of the present invention determines the photography light amount suitable for picking up still...
Image sensing apparatus applied to interval photography and dark noise
suppression processing method therefor
An image sensing apparatus has an image sensing element for photoelectric conversion, a shutter for selectively creating a light-shielded state and ...
Image data transfer method, digital camera, and program
When image data recorded in a recording medium by a digital camera are sent to a data storing apparatus and stored therein, the image data can be classified...
Digital photography device
Method and apparatus for digital image manipulation to remove image
To better realize the great potential of amateur digital photography, the present invention introduces an intuitive system for digital manipulation. The system...
Fully automatic, head mounted, hand and eye free camera system and
A fully automatic, head mounted, hand and eye free camera System and photography are disclosed. The fully automatic, head mounted, hand and eye free camera...
Method, apparatus, and program for image generation
Serial reproduction digital video data in the form of a slide show can be easily generated from still image data and/or digital video data. Reading means reads...
Apparatus for angiographic X-ray photography
The invention relates to an X-ray imaging device for visualizing the blood flow in a coronary vascular tree of a patient. According to the invention a first set...
Apparatus and program for image reproduction
Image data sets obtained by photography can be reproduced without consideration of image sources that store the image data sets. Image storage devices are...
Photo timer and radiographic apparatus
A photo timer includes an X-ray dose detector for detecting the dose of X-rays irradiated from an X-ray irradiation apparatus, a stop-signal output means for...
The tent chair includes a folding frame supporting a folding cover, with the frame attached to a folding or portable chair. The chair has a single rearward frame...
Imaging apparatus having a focus function
FIGS. 2A.about.2D are object display frames corresponding to respective portrait photography modes and distance information corresponding to respective portrait...
Image sensing apparatus, focus adjustment method, and focus adjustment
computer control program
An apparatus configured to optimize autofocus performance in photographing a still picture includes a focus adjusting device configured to detect a position of a...
Method of evaluating metabolism of the eye
A method and apparatus for measuring the retinal auto-fluorescence of a subject retina includes an excitation light source for providing an excitation light at a...
Recycled method for a wasted polymer which is mixed polyester polyamide
and reclaimed materials thereof
The present invention relates to a recycling method of a mixed waste of polyester and polyamide (hereinafter, referred to as "mixed waste") in which polyesters...
Digital camera having a movable image display screen
Disclosed is a digital camera which does not need a dedicated exclusive lens barrier and permits use in compact states in normal photography. The digital camera...
Printer-incorporated electronic still camera
There is disclosed a printer-incorporated electronic still camera that may be switched over between a photography mode, a reproduction mode, a print mode and a...
Accessory for a camera body and a camera body with detection and
initiation of the status of attached accessories
The invention relates to a camera body (CB) for still photography that comprises attachment facilities for a number of different accessories (ACC), which camera...
Portable electronic device and method of preventing close-up photography
by using the portable electronic device
In a portable electronic device with camera, a radio wave detection circuit detects specific radio waves, and when the radio wave detection circuit detects the...
Image sensing apparatus with white balance control and image sensing
An image sensing apparatus calculates the first white balance control data on the basis of representative values of data for respective color components for at...
Digital optical method (DOM.TM.) and system for determining opacity
Photography is employed to objectively quantify opacity of fluids such as smoke plumes and dust via a method termed the Digital Optical Method (DOM.TM.). The...
Semiconductor integrated circuit arrangement device and method
An arrangement device including: a photography section, which photographs a first mark and a second mark in a state in which a semiconductor integrated circuit...
Wireless communication and imaging apparatus
When image data obtained by an imaging apparatus such as a digital camera are sent via a wireless communication system, power consumption by a wireless...
System and method for producing a uniformly magnified three-dimensional
image of a three-dimensional scene
A system and method that produces a uniformly magnified three-dimensional image of a three-dimensional scene. The system and method use integral photography...
Rapidly changeable photographic and stage backdrop lifting device
This invention relates to the use of suspended materials as a backdrop for photography or stage productions. The suspended materials may be stored on a spool...
Service provision system and automatic photography system
In a system for providing a service to members of a group, a more complex form of the group can be flexibly and appropriately dealt with, and the service that is...
System and method of photography using digital camera capable of detecting
information on a photographed site
A GPS module of an object position detecting unit receives object position coordinate data from a GPS satellite via a GPS antenna. A radio I/F transmits object...