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Devices, systems, methods, and media for detecting, indexing, and
comparing video signals from a video display...
The present invention discloses methods for detecting, indexing, and comparing video signals from a video display in a background scene using a camera-enabled...
Method and system for displaying recorded and live video feeds
A computing system device with processor(s) and memory displays a video monitoring user interface on the display. The video monitoring user interface includes a...
AD hoc collaboration network for capturing audio/video data
Software authenticates a first user of a first mobile device and a second user of a second mobile device. Each user agrees or has previously agreed to share...
Method for optically measuring three-dimensional coordinates and
controlling a three-dimensional measuring device
A method for scanning and obtaining three-dimensional (3D) coordinates is provided. The method includes providing a 3D measuring device having a projector, a...
Image sensor positioning apparatus and method
A method is provided for positioning an image sensor having a light receiving plane within a camera and a system is provided for identifying the position of an...
Stereo camera calibration using proximity data
Approaches discussed herein enable a computing device, such as a phone or tablet computer, to automatically recalibrate cameras used to capture ...
Systems and methods for estimating depth using ad hoc stereo array cameras
Systems and methods for stereo imaging with camera arrays in accordance with embodiments of the invention are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method of...
Methods of forming integrated package structures with low Z height 3D
Methods of forming 3D camera devices and structures formed thereby are described. An embodiment includes a first optics module and a second optics module...
Method for smoothing transitions between scenes of a stereo film and
controlling or regulating a plurality of...
In an exemplary embodiment, a method for producing a stereo film is provided, wherein a first image that is supplied (10) by a first camera rig having at least...
Technologies for improving the accuracy of depth cameras
Technologies for improving the accuracy of depth camera images include a computing device to generate a foreground mask and a background mask for an image...
Skin tone detection in a digital camera
Disclosed is a method for processing sensor data in an image processor that implements at least one image enhancement process, the method comprising: a)...
Mixed format media transmission systems and methods
Systems and methods for operating cameras are described. An image signal received from an image sensor can be processed as a plurality of video signals...
Image recognition method and camera system
A first image taken by a first camera device in the plurality of camera devices and first imaging environment information indicating a first imaging environment...
System for passenger monitoring
In one aspect, the present invention embraces a system for passenger monitoring. The system typically includes a monitoring device and a monitor positioned in a...
Security video system using customer regions for monitoring point of sale
A system and method for determining proximity of individuals to specific regions of interest such as Point of Sale ("POS") terminals within a POS monitored area...
Accessing web-based cameras arranged by category
A device receives category information associated with multiple cameras, and receives video information from the multiple cameras. The device also arranges the...
Audiovisual conferencing system and method
An audiovisual conferencing system and method include a plurality of video monitors, video cameras and audio transducers positioned within a home club. Each of...
Automated layouts optimized for multi-screen and multi-camera
A videoconferencing device that determines a spatial arrangement of the video streams output at a first endpoint based on a number of display devices being...
The description relates to creating a window-like experience during video communication scenarios. One example can include a spatial light deflector including a...
Apparatus and method for presenting three dimensional objects with
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may capture images using a camera system at a location associated with a user, transmit video...
Portable remote presence robot
A tele-presence system that includes a portable robot face coupled to a remote station. The robot face includes a robot monitor, a robot camera, a robot speaker...
Lookup table interpolation in a film emulation camera system
An image capture and processing system accesses an image including image data. The image processing system receives a selection of a preset configuration. The...
Zoom input and camera information
A method comprising receiving first camera information from a first camera module that is configured to face in a first camera direction, causing display of at...
Imaging apparatus and imaging method
A digital camera includes an optical system composed of multiple lenses including an OIS lens for correcting image blur; and a CCD imaging an object image...
Optical image stabilization
In an apparatus, two or more actuators perform optical image stabilization by tilting a lens module of a camera unit when installed in the camera unit between...
System and method for providing orientation of a camera
A system and a method provide an orientation of a camera on a mobile device. This information can be used in an augmented reality application. The method...
Image capture device and focus control method
Provided are an image capture device and a focus control method capable of performing auto-focus (AF) at high speed by reducing time until a focus control is...
Wearable camera system and recording control method
A wearable camera captures an image of a capturing area, and a vehicle-mounted camera captures an image of the capturing area. The wearable camera records first...
Automated parameter optimization for an image shooting system
An image shooting system capable of generating high-quality and high-definition images is provided through a camera even when a user of the camera has no...
External photographic wireless communication device
An external photographic wireless communication device and related systems including an external photographic wireless communication device for connection to a...
Imaging system and control method for imaging system
An imaging system of the present invention comprises a lens unit having a barrel section that contains a photographing optical system, and an operating section...
Interchangeable user input control components
In one example, a controller of a camera is configured to detect a mechanical connection of an accessory for the camera through data received by a sensor. The...
A camera system includes a body defining a cavity and a camera attached to the body within the cavity and including a lens and a ring surrounding the lens. The...
Video camera with multiple data input
A video camera with multiple data inputs includes a camera housing with a plurality of lenses and a single display screen. Each lens is adjustably connected to...
Method and system of simultaneously displaying multiple views for video
Methods and systems of transmitting a plurality of views from a video camera are disclosed. The camera captures a plurality of views from the lens and scales...
Solid-state image capturing apparatus and camera
A solid-state image capturing apparatus, comprising a plurality of photoelectric conversion portions disposed in a first semiconductor region of a first...
Solid-state imaging apparatus, method of manufacturing the same, and
A method of manufacturing a solid-state imaging apparatus, comprising preparing a semiconductor substrate including a photoelectric conversion portion and a...
Defining a projector display region
Defining a display region for a projector display. An image of a camera's view of a display region is accessed. The image is displayed on a graphical user...
Method and system for behavior detection
Described herein are systems and methods for automatically detecting a behavior of a monitored individual, for example, that the individual has fallen. In...
Method and system for dynamic reassignment of an identification code in a
light-based positioning system
In a visual light communication (VLC) or other light based positioning system, a mobile device can detect modulated light emitted by one or more localized...
Methods and arrangements for identifying objects
In some arrangements, product packaging is digitally watermarked over most of its extent to facilitate high-throughput item identification at retail checkouts....
Lifestyle multimedia security system
A method is disclosed for remote monitoring of a premises, comprising the steps of operatively coupling a geographically remote client to a security system...
3D augmented reality with comfortable 3D viewing
Systems and methods directed to augmented reality environments on mobile devices having a single camera are disclosed. The single camera of the mobile device...
Camera arrangements with backlighting detection and methods of using same
A method of providing an image to be displayed includes providing captured scene data representing one or more images of a real scene and providing illumination...
System for mixing or compositing in real-time, computer generated 3D
objects and a video feed from a film camera
A method of mixing or compositing in real-time, computer generated 3D objects and a video feed from a film camera in which the body of the film camera can be...
Illuminating a virtual environment with camera light data
A method for operating a list in a mobile terminal is disclosed. An example method includes receiving a scene to display corresponding to a user performing an...
Method and system for segmenting pedestrian flows in videos
A method and system determines flows by first acquiring a video of the flows with a camera, wherein the flows are pedestrians in a scene, wherein the video...
Techniques for disparity estimation using camera arrays for high dynamic
Techniques for improved focusing of camera arrays are described. In one embodiment, a system may include a processor circuit, a camera array, and an imaging...
System and method for detecting and documenting straw quality
A system and a method for detecting and documenting the quality of straw, having the following steps: recording an image of a straw swath with a camera,...
Method, system, digital camera and asic for geometric image transformation
based on text line searching
A method, system and/or a digital camera provide a geometrical transformation of deformed images of documents comprising text, by text line tracking, resulting...