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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...
US-6,816,145 Large area wide aspect ratio flat panel monitor having high resolution for high information content display
A large area wide aspect ratio flat panel display having high resolution for high information content display. The present invention includes a liquid crystal...
US-6,814,663 Online digital photography game system
An online digital photography game system allows multiple participants in the game by submitting digital photography game entries, where the digital photography...
US-6,795,122 Focal-plane shutter for digital still cameras
A focal-plane shutter for digital still cameras includes a first blade and a second blade, each having a plurality of arms and at least one blade component...
US-6,795,100 Method and apparatus for controlling a light signal in electrophotographic developing type printer
An optical signal control process and circuit providing an improved electronic photography method reproduction apparatus. The reproduction apparatus has a data...
US-6,792,206 Photographic firearm apparatus and method
A telescopic firearm scope/sight which is fully integrated with a compact digital camera, and which has size, shape and weight characteristics that are...
US-6,792,203 Camera and distance measuring apparatus used in the same
In a camera a pickup element images an object image. An A/D converter A/D converts an output of the pickup element. A processing section includes a night scene...
US-6,792,136 True color infrared photography and video
A method beginning at (10) is provided for creating high-fidelity visible coloring from infrared images of a scene under surveillance. The infrared images...
US-6,789,087 Information processing apparatus for processing a photographed image of a person
When radiography or other photography is executed on a mass basis, by use of an information processing apparatus that processes a photographed images as digital...
US-6,785,469 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-6,779,320 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-6,768,094 Photo-voltaic trigger system
A trigger system including a photosensor having a polarizing light filter n positioned in a light receiving end of a housing. A lens is disposed in the housing...
US-6,766,054 Segmentation of an object from a background in digital photography
The present invention provides methods and apparatus to distinguish and/or separate an object from a background. The methods use backgrounds of known and/or...
US-6,765,616 Electric camera
A photography related to video cameras, camcorders, digital still cameras and others using a solid-state image sensing device, and particularly an electric...
US-6,757,007 Modular electronic image-capturing system with dual functional modes
A modular electronic image-capturing system comprises at least two detachable and interchangeable image-forming modules and an electronic image-capturing module....
US-6,750,914 Image pick-up device
An image pick-up device comprises a central processing unit which obtains photography advisability information showing whether or not an image can be picked-up,...
US-6,741,806 Lens-fitted photo film unit and method for manufacturing lens-fitted photo film unit
A stop lever is rotatable on a light shielding tunnel with an exposure aperture. When the stop lever is at a fast shutter speed position, a support pad is...
US-6,741,326 Methods, apparatus, and systems for detecting partial-shading encodement filtering
In a photography method, a determination is made that a set of captured images includes one or more encoded captured images having a partial shading encodement....
US-6,733,175 Child positioner for X-ray photography
A child positioning apparatus for X-ray photography having improved adjustment mechanisms. In particular the positioning of the X-ray film cassette has been...
US-6,724,987 Lens-fitted photo film unit with electronic flash device
A lens-fitted photo film unit includes a flash emitter for emitting flash light toward a photographic object in flash photography. A flash amount control circuit...
US-6,724,422 Method for automatically selecting color calibrations
In a method for automatically selecting color calibrations for digital color image recording, especially for digital photography or digital video recording in...
US-6,721,500 Apparatus for three dimensional photography
An apparatus 1 provides left and right eye images to a conventional camera lens 7 such that the images are recorded by the camera 3 as head-to-head images. The...
US-6,719,093 Extension ladder and tree stand
An extension ladder and tree stand for supporting a seated or standing person on an elevated platform against a tree trunk for hunting, photography, and the...
US-6,718,135 Flash photography system
A flash photography system includes a camera body, a main flash device and at least one sub-flash device, wherein the main flash device emits at least one low...
US-6,714,246 Portable image pick-up apparatus and method of controlling operation thereof
If a digital still camera is set for a manual focus adjustment and the luminance of a subject has a value less than a predetermined threshold value, the...
US-6,714,243 Color filter pattern
A semiconductor imaging sensor utilizes a color filter pattern. The imaging sensor includes light sensitive-elements, each of which is sensitive to photon energy...
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