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US-7,053,933 Image pickup apparatus having an automatic mode control
An object of this invention is to easily execute photography in various photography modes. In order to achieve this object, an image pickup apparatus of this...
US-7,052,151 Photography light source device
Light source devices for photography using LED elements as a light source known in the prior art provide insufficient quantity of light, and the inability to...
US-7,041,950 Image sensing element for sensing an image formed by an image sensing lens
This invention realizes high-precision exposure regardless of the F-number of an image sensing lens in photography. One pixel includes a first light-receiving...
US-7,039,486 Method and device for viewing, archiving and transmitting a garment model over a computer network
A method and device for viewing, archiving and transmitting a garment model over a computer network. The method comprises photographing a physical mannequin from...
US-7,038,724 Image pickup apparatus, method, and storage medium for displaying, compressing, and encoding image data
In order to obtain a digital still camera capable of storing only a desired image from photography images, a photography image data generation unit processes an...
US-7,038,714 Printing system and method having a digital printer that uses a digital camera image display
A digital photography system includes a digital camera and a digital printer. The digital camera includes an image display and the digital printer includes user...
US-7,035,372 Precision endoscopic 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-7,030,909 Automatic photography
Automated camera apparatus comprises a head mounted electronic camera 1 for providing a video signal 3 representative of an image 2 viewed by the wearer, video...
US-7,016,520 Electronic device with digital camera for general-purpose photography and fingerprint sensing
An apparatus is configured for use with a digital camera to capture images of a fingerprint with the camera. The digital camera includes a primary lens for...
US-7,015,950 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-7,012,636 Electronic camera and electronic camera system
When a shutter button of an electronic camera is depressed, the electronic camera photographs a subject and the photographed image data is stored into a main...
US-D515,826 Photography frame
US-7,002,749 Modular integral magnifier
A Modular Integral Magnifier that produces a uniformly magnified orthoscopic three-dimensional image of an original three-dimensional scene. The optical elements...
US-6,996,340 Automatic photography system
Photography is automatically performed when a subject assumes expressions or poses that are considered to be desirable. Shapes that represent facial expressions...
US-6,990,251 Method, system, and software for signal processing using sheep and shepherd artifacts
A method, system, and software are disclosed for improving the quality of a signal. A signal is converted to a digital representation and then segregated into...
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...
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