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Camera globe in open configuration
Enabling subsequent reuse of modular display/camera components of a mobile
A modular display or modular camera that is an integrated portion of a mobile phone hardware of a mobile phone can be selected. The modular display/camera...
Providing access dependent services via a broadband access gateway
A system and method of supporting controlled access to multimedia information and media-related services via a broadband access gateway is disclosed. A...
Systems and methods for digital photography
A system, method and computer program product for generating an image set for a photographic scene. The method comprises sampling evaluation images, enumerating...
Wearable mediated reality system and method
Techniques to project an image from a wearable computing device are provided. A wearable computing device including a projector configured to project an image...
Camera array systems including at least one bayer type camera and
A method for processing a plurality of images of a scene recorded from different vantage points, where the plurality of images includes a color reference image...
Communication and monitoring system
An audio-video communication system comprises a wireless exterior module located proximate an entrance, a computerized controller running a software...
Camera device for refrigerator and refrigerator comprising same
A camera device for use in a storage unit includes a case configured to be detachably installable inside the storage unit to a holder unit configured to hold...
Portable pipe inspection systems and apparatus
An intelligent cable storage drum system for use in a pipe inspection system may include a cable storage drum, a video push-cable disposed on the cable storage...
Identifying and tracking digital images with customized metadata
A method of tracking digital images includes inputting data identifying a subject of an image into a camera, acquiring an image with the camera, and storing the...
Integrated radiation shield and radiation stop
An apparatus includes a detector that measures radiation. The apparatus also includes a window that is relationally coupled to the detector and a shield, so...
Automatic video stream selection
A handheld communication device is used to capture video streams and generate a multiplexed video stream. The handheld communication device has at least two...
Goal recognition system and method for recognizing a goal
A system and a method for goal recognition, in which a plurality of cameras monitor a goal line plane that is generated by a framework for a goal, wherein at...
System and method for individually inspecting objects in a stream of
products and a sorting apparatus...
A system and a method for inspecting a stream of products (3, 3', 3'') is disclosed, comprising a scanning focused light beam (5) for scanning the product...
Background-differential extraction device and background-differential
This invention provides a technology that allows the acquisition of background differentials using images acquired by a camera, the viewpoint of which moves....
Image-based application launcher
Techniques for managing applications associated with a mobile device are provided. The techniques disclosed herein include techniques for obtaining an image of...
Apparatus, method and recording medium for image stabilization
An apparatus, a method, and a recording medium for image stabilization are provided. The image stabilization method includes receiving an image that is captured...
Method and apparatus for displaying panoramic images
A display device renders a field of view of a panoramic image that is produced from several separate images taken by different cameras. The field of view can be...
Array cameras incorporating independently aligned lens stacks
Array cameras, and array camera modules incorporating independently aligned lens stacks are disclosed. Processes for manufacturing array camera modules...
A camera module including a main body having a spherical shape and including a camera; a first arm connected to the main body and including a first motor...
Apparatus and method for disabling a driver facing camera in a driver
Various examples of a driver monitoring apparatus and a method of disabling a driver facing camera are disclosed. A driver monitoring controller receives video...
System for camera viewing and illumination alignment
A system for aligning a camera view and the illumination of a lighting fixture is disclosed. The system includes a camera contained with a housing and a...
Combination mirror and camera device
A combination mirror and camera for viewing areas that are difficult to see, such as the rear of a user's head. The present invention includes a housing having...
Image-capturing device, in particular person-counting mechanism, having a
housing which is transparent in the...
An image-capturing device contains a housing and a camera accommodated in the housing in particular for continuous image capturing and the generation of...
Camera for vehicle and control method for the same
The present invention relates to a camera for a vehicle and a control method for the same and an exemplary embodiment of the present invention provides a camera...
Image processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
An operability of a user in an image processing apparatus such as a camera scanner is improved. For this purpose, the image processing apparatus has: a pickup...
Printer status report with encoded image
A method of diagnosing a printer's status using an encoded image printed and/or displayed by the printer. The printer can produce an encoded image, such as a...
Clock tracking algorithm for twinkle VPPM in optical camera communication
Optical signaling is implemented by modulating visible light with variable pulse position modulation (VPPM). VPPM is a composite waveform and its optical signal...
Pack assembly for a mobile device
A wearable pack assembly includes a pack carried by a base of a harness. The pack includes an opening to a windowed pocket for receiving a mobile device, having...
Camera module and method of manufacturing the same
Embodiments of the present invention provide a camera module and a method of manufacturing the same, the camera module comprising a sensor assembly, at least...
A thermal diode for a photosensor of a thermal imaging camera includes a semiconductor substrate having a surface and two doped structures set apart from each...
Wafer-level array cameras and methods for fabricating the same
A wafer-level array camera includes (i) an image sensor wafer including an image sensor array, (ii) a spacer disposed on the image sensor wafer, and (iii) a...
Sensor fusion of camera and V2V data for vehicles
A method for fusing sensor information detected by a host vehicle and at least one remote vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communication equipped vehicle includes...
Interactive camera viewpoint and adjustment sharing system
A first plurality of traffic data transmitted by a first client device associated with a first vehicle may be received. The received first plurality of traffic...
Trainable transceiver and camera systems and methods
A system for installation in a vehicle and for controlling a remote device including a trainable transceiver, a camera, an output device, and a control circuit...
Wearable multi-sensory personal safety and tracking device
The present invention is a wearable, multi-sensory, personal safety and tracking device which predicts danger by sensing changes in voice, pulse, emotions,...
Method and system for monitoring the delivery of a package to the interior
of a building
An apparatus for receiving parcel through a door, the apparatus includes a processor communicatively connected to a network interface connection, a passcode...
Detection of unauthorized devices on ATMs
The disclosed embodiments include methods and systems for detecting ATM skimmers, other unauthorized devices, such as hidden video cameras or keypad overlays,...
Monitoring occupancy of a space
A queue monitoring system for monitoring persons queuing to use electronic transaction apparatus, wherein the apparatus comprises at least one user interface,...
Virtual reality experience for a vehicle
A virtual reality system is disclosed that provides autonomous vehicle (AV) sensor data to applications such as games and augmented reality overlays to enhance...
Method and apparatus for switching real-time image in instant messaging
A method and an apparatus for switching a real-time image in instant messaging are provided, where the method includes: providing a camera installed in the...
Providing overlays based on text in a live camera view
Approaches are described for rendering augmented reality overlays on an interface displaying the active field of view of a camera. The interface can display to...
Vibration image acquisition and processing
A shaker test apparatus is provided along with a method of collecting and processing images, wherein a shaker table is driving the device under test by a...
Time-of-flight camera with location sensor system
A time-of-flight (TOF) camera system includes a radiation source, a radiation detector, a location sensor system and a processor. The radiation source is...
Mobile imaging platform calibration
Mobile platforms are used to capture an area using a variety of sensors (e.g., cameras and laser scanners) while traveling through the area, in order to create...
Drug information acquisition device and method
A row of V-shaped grooves is formed in the bottom of each of imaging trays which temporarily hold a dose of drug. After drugs are inserted into the imaging...
Methods for agronomic and agricultural monitoring using unmanned aerial
A method for agronomic and agricultural monitoring includes designating an area for imaging, determining a flight path above the designated area, operating an...