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US-6,988,893 Disposable photographic cheek retraction apparatus and method of using the same
In an exemplary embodiment in accordance with the present invention, a disposable dental appliance and method of use is provided. In particular, a cheek...
US-6,970,637 Information processing apparatus, method for the same, and storage medium
An apparatus for processing information is provided, such as a digital camera having a communication function with improved performance while retaining...
US-6,968,126 Photographic apparatus
In a photographic apparatus (1), there are included a housing (11) consisting of a pair of side panels (13, 14) and a top panel (15) provided contiguously to the...
US-6,967,333 Two dimensional image pick-up apparatus
An image pickup apparatus for X-ray photography is structurally adapted to absorb external impacts and possible resultant deformations such as deflections of the...
US-6,966,709 Camera exterior part and camera with lens barrier
A camera having a lens barrier movable between an open and a closed position, a lens movable between a photographing position and a non-photographing position...
US-6,963,693 Photographic apparatus
In a photographic apparatus (1), there are included a housing (11) consisting of a pair of side panels (13, 14) and a top panel (15) provided contiguously to the...
US-6,961,091 Digital camera with light adjusting control of flash
A digital camera capable of photography using a flash exposure to illuminate a photographic subject is provided with an image sensor having a plurality of...
US-6,959,146 Photographic apparatus
In a photographic apparatus (1), there are included a housing (11) consisting of a pair of side panels (13, 14) and a top panel (15) provided contiguously to the...
US-6,952,022 Image sensor comprising thin film transistor optical sensor having offset region
The present invention relates to an image sensor comprising an amorphous silicon thin-film transistor optical sensor which functions as an image sensor used for...
US-6,947,163 PLAYBACK APPARATUS, ELECTRONIC CAMERA APPARATUS, FUNCTION EXPANSION APPARATUS FOR ELECTRONIC CAMERA APPARATUS,...
In order to provide a convenient digital camera which eliminates the necessity to designate a printer to print in advance and can print image data obtained by...
US-6,943,920 Method, system, and software for signal processing using pyramidal decomposition
A method, system, and software are disclosed for improving the quality of a signal. A base signal is recursively decomposed and modified for a desired number of...
US-6,943,839 Photographic method at time of self-photography, and image sensing apparatus thereof
An image sensing apparatus provides optimum video not only during ordinary shooting but also when the photographer faces the camera to shoot video of ...
US-6,942,538 Inflatable humanoid forms
A method for using one or more inflatable three-dimensional humanoid figures for use in background scenes associated with still photography, motion pictures and...
US-6,937,254 Graphical user interface for searches
Operability of an image database is improved. To achieve this, a manipulator is displayed on a horizontal axis at the center thereof. If the manipulator is...
US-6,937,163 Apparatus and method for preventing a picture from being taken by flash photography
An apparatus and method for preventing a photographic image from being taken has a triggering mechanism which will generate a signal when detecting a light...
US-6,930,717 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...
US-6,928,239 Strobe light photographing system
Strobe light emission is controlled with precision with precision of distance information. A photometry unit measures light reflected by an object to be...
US-6,928,238 Photobooth with improved accessibility and optical characteristics
In a photographic apparatus (1), there are included a housing (11) consisting of a pair of side panels (13, 14) and a top panel (15) provided contiguously to the...
US-6,926,453 Photography device having a lens barrier
A photography device with a simple structure which is capable of implementing simple operations for opening and closing a lens barrier without risk of damaging...
US-6,922,979 Method of and apparatus for manufacturing instant photography film unit
After first, second, and third continuous members are bonded to each other in a laminated state, they are cut together to a predetermined length for thereby...
US-6,922,484 Information presentation apparatus and information presentation method
An information presentation apparatus comprises a three-dimensional model data recording apparatus. A projection apparatus projects a marker whose ...
US-6,920,238 Precision imaging system
An imaging system is disclosed for use in low-light environments or environments where low-levels of such radiation is desirable. Examples of such environments...
US-6,915,072 Finder, marker presentation member, and presentation method of positioning marker for calibration photography
A finder apparatus which is used together with a photographing apparatus presents a marker for positioning for setting relative positions of the photographing...
US-6,914,634 Digital camera
A digital camera having a taking lens, a finder for viewing light transmitted through the taking lens, an image sensing element for optoelectrically converting...
US-6,912,693 Computer-implemented image acquisition 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-6,906,831 Scanner device having a sheet handling path with a reduced bending angle
A photography scanning device is provided for automatically scanning either photographs or transparencies. The scanning device is provided with a sheet feeding...
US-6,899,451 Optical system for a fresnel lens light, especially for a spotlight or floodlight
The optical system for the Fresnel lens light has an ellipsoidal reflector (1), a light source (2) and a Fresnel lens (3). The distance (a) between the Fresnel...
US-6,897,449 Two-dimensional image pickup apparatus
An image pickup apparatus for X-ray photography is structurally adapted to absorb external impacts and possible resultant deformations such as deflections of the...
US-6,894,803 Filing system and reproduction apparatus
In an arrangement in which an image captured by photography is recorded on new-type photographic film having an information recording zone for magnetically...
US-6,891,567 Camera messaging and advertisement system
A digital photography messaging and advertisement system wherein a message center maintains records of camera purchasers, and each corresponding camera...
US-6,889,364 Computer-implemented image acquisition 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-6,881,183 Radioactive seed with multiple markers and method for using same
A radioactive seed which discloses the orientation and the location of the seed when the seed is exposed to X-ray photography is provided. The seed contains...
US-6,871,016 Recyclable camera and method for assembling same
In one aspect of the present invention, camera electrical system is provided for use in a family of recyclable cameras each camera having a set of desired...
US-6,864,918 Image pickup apparatus, method of controlling the image pickup apparatus, and external device
An image pickup apparatus, an external device and an image pickup method enabling provision of an open area in an image memory by performing automatic transfer...
US-6,862,040 Digital still camera and method of controlling same
The circuits of a digital still camera are configured in a comparatively simple manner. A settings memory card and an image-recording memory card are capable of...
US-6,856,342 Control circuitry for high speed video camera operation
A device for controlling a video camera in underwater high speed photography in a first aspect includes a plurality of spaced break screen or sense coil members,...
US-6,854,902 Flash bracket with shutter-synchronized spotlight
A portable lighting system for performing photography in poor light situations. The lighting system is composed of a rigid frame consisting of a base portion...
US-6,850,247 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-6,845,382 Pet identification system and method
A system and method for identification and retrieval of lost pets such as dogs. The system includes methods to obtain accurate noseprints either by chemical...
US-6,841,324 Elastomeric image carrier with cavities
The present invention relates to an image carrier, for example, for use in electro-photography, containing at least one elastomer with cavities. The image...
US-6,839,513 Photography method that protects against photographer error
A camera takes two photographs for a single actuation of its shutter release. One of the photographs uses the camera settings specified by the user, and the...
US-6,837,585 Computer processed integral photography apparatus and process for large 3D image production
A set of enhanced apparatuses and a computer integrated processes are provided for creating large scale 3D integral photography images. A large number of mini...
US-RE38,672 Slit lamp with auxiliary lamp producing line of light, aspheric lens holder and inverter
An auxiliary lamp for a slit lamp device used in eye examination, to improve digital photography of the eye being examined, includes a casing and a fiber optic...
US-6,832,125 Photographs of fabrics and methods for making them
A method for reproducibly making photographs of different fabrics is provided. The method produces photographs which depict one or more characteristics of each...
US-6,830,880 Silver halide photosensitive material for color-photography and image information 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-6,829,435 Exposure system for obtaining a sensitometric control patch with exposure gradient
The present invention is in the field of photography and is used to measure the sensitometric characteristics of a photographic element, such as a photographic...
US-6,829,010 Optical device for photography
A TV optical lens system is provided which can prevent any problem to be caused by transmission of data not initialized upon a data transmission request from a...
US-6,826,364 Zoom flash and flash photography system
A zoom flash includes a light emitter, a zoom driver which moves the light emitter along an axis to vary an illumination angle, a detecting device which detects...
US-6,819,488 Device for making 3-D images
An apparatus for creating three-dimensional images is disclosed. The device has at least four mirrors, arranged in an inner set and an outer set. An enclosure,...
US-6,816,678 Method for obtaining a sensitometric control patch with exposure gradient and photographic element comprising...
The present invention is in the photographic field, and is used to measure sensitometric characteristics of a photographic element. The present invention relates...
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