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Multidirectional drive device, and automatic camera
A multidirectional drive device includes: a driven member that comprises a spherical surface having depressions and protrusions; a rotation driving part that is...
To provide a digital camera that allows an imaged image to be easily checked by peeking through an electronic view finder regardless of the vertical and...
Removable camera lens cover
A camera is configured for use with a removable camera lens cover, which can be secured to or removed from the camera by a user without the use of a tool set....
High contrast electro-optic liquid crystal camera iris including liquid
crystal material mixed with a dye to...
A high-contrast electro-optic liquid crystal camera iris provides angle independent transmission for uniform gray shades. The liquid crystal iris comprises a...
Camera system and lens unit therof
A lens unit is provided, including a casing, a carrier, an optical lens, a first driving assembly, and a second driving assembly. The carrier is movably...
Attachment producing anamorphic effect
Apparatuses, systems, and methods for producing non-rotationally symmetric optical aberrations. Such aberrations may be created by a removable attachment that...
Camera lens assembly and camera device equipped with camera lens assembly
The present application discloses a camera lens assembly and a camera device equipped with the camera lens assembly. The camera lens assembly includes: a first...
Embeddable camera with lens actuator
Implementations of the subject matter described herein include an actuator for adjusting focus in a camera. The actuator can include a carrier module that...
Lens driving device, camera module, and camera-equipped portable terminal
A lens driving device comprising: an autofocus driving unit in which an autofocus movable part is elastically supported by an autofocus fixed part due to an...
Lens assembly and camera module including the lens assembly
A lens assembly according to an embodiment includes a holder including a first sidewall having a first opening and a second sidewall having a second opening, a...
Mobile sickle cell diagnostic tool
Implementing a mobile device configured to detect sickle cell traits in a blood sample. The device comprises a mobile device with a camera operatively coupled...
Scanned 1-D gas analysis camera having a line pixel weighted for wind
A gas concentration image (i.e., concentration vs. position data) in a cross section through a gas plume is obtained. Such measurements can be obtained by using...
Reflectivity analysis to determine material on a surface
Embodiments herein relate to identifying whether a threshold amount of material is on a surface. In particular, an apparatus may have an inspection module to...
Optical inertial measurement apparatus and method
An optical inertial measurement method for determining a 6DOF pose in respect of a moving platform, the method comprising providing, in respect of said moving...
Determining sparse versus dense pattern illumination
An estimate of distance between a user and a camera on a device is used to determine an illumination pattern density used for speckle pattern illumination of...
A dimensioning system that determines the dimensions and volume of an object by using a three-dimensional camera that measures the distance to every reflective...
Method for calibrating an optical arrangement
A method for calibrating an optical arrangement for determining dimensional properties of a measurement object and a coordinate measuring machine implementing...
Coordinate measuring machine having a camera
A coordinate measuring machine (1) for determining at least one spatial coordinate of a measurement point of an object (15) to be measured, comprising a base...
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...
Automotive lamp with elongated aspherical lens
Automotive lamp (10), preferably a backup lamp, includes first lamp (12) and plural LEDs (26a-n). The lamp (12) comprises light-transmissive material, first and...
Control of a multi-speed vehicle transmission
A vehicle (10) has a camera recognition system to detect and interpret a road sign (14) indicative of a gradient. A gradient related shift map of an automatic...
Vehicle window glass raising/lowering device, vehicle door, and vehicle
A vehicle window glass raising/lowering device includes a drive mechanism, a control unit for controlling the drive mechanism, a camera for capturing an image...
Vehicle window glass raising/lowering device, vehicle door, and vehicle
A vehicle window glass raising/lowering device includes a drive mechanism, a control unit for controlling the drive mechanism, and a camera for capturing an...
Metal making lance with infrared camera in lance head
A lance comprising a lance body including a lance head connected to said lance body and comprising a nozzle body having a central strut having bore hole; a...
Unmanned air vehicle and flight control method
An unmanned air vehicle includes: a camera that takes an image in a vertical direction from the unmanned air vehicle; an image processor that indicates, on the...
Spherical robot and method of controlling the same
The present disclosure relates to the field of robot technology, and discloses a spherical robot and a method of controlling the same. The spherical robot...
Method of manufacturing vehicular camera with flexible connectors
A method of assembling a camera for mounting at a vehicle for a vehicle vision system includes providing front and rear housings and providing a set of first...
Vehicle camera with replaceable cover
A vision system of a vehicle includes a camera disposed at an exterior portion of a vehicle and having a field of view exterior of the vehicle. The camera has a...
Autonomous robot charging station
An electrical charging station for charging an autonomous robot with first and second cameras used for docking the autonomous robot with the electrical charging...
Camera and washer spray diagnostic
A system including a computer programmed to actuate a spray device on a first vehicle and to receive an image, from a second vehicle, of the actuated spray...
Semi-automated ophthalmic photocoagulation method and apparatus
An ophthalmic treatment system and method for performing therapy on target tissue in a patient's eye. A delivery system delivers treatment light to the...
X-ray device and method for controlling X-ray irradiation area using the
An X-ray device includes a camera to image an object and output the image of the object, a display member using a touch screen to display the image of the...
Responding to changes in emotional condition of a user
A method comprises monitoring inputs to a device from a user, using the user inputs to track an emotional condition of the user, detecting a change in the...
An apparatus configured to: determine a viewing angle associated with at least one apparatus camera; determine from at least two audio signals at least one...
Sensor position optimization by active flexible device housing
A mobile communication device consistent with the present disclosure may automatically fold itself in order to reorient an antenna within the device housing....
Generating live broadcasts of product usage from multiple users
Systems, methods, and computer-readable media are disclosed for generating live broadcasts of product usage from multiple users. In one embodiment, an example...
Camera data retention using uptime clocks and settings
A surveillance camera and surveillance data management system includes a video management system with a data retention module for determining when surveillance...
Perspective altering display system
The perception of a displayed image is altered for viewers moving relative to the position of the display system screen, thereby imparting a sense of...
Time-of-flight camera system
The invention relates to a TOF camera system comprising several cameras, at least one of the cameras being a TOF camera, wherein the cameras are assembled on a...
Apparatus and method for three dimensional surface measurement
A system and method for three-dimensional measurement of surfaces. In one embodiment, a measurement system includes a laser projector, a first camera, and a...
Compact array of imaging devices with supplemental imaging unit
A method and system are described. The method includes capturing a set of images from a 2.times.2 array of cameras, each camera of the array of cameras having...
A camera module is provided. The camera module includes a number of camera assembles. Each of the camera assembles includes a lens unit and an electromagnetic...
Apparatus for controlling a plurality of active illumination range cameras to operate in a time division multiplexed operating mode to acquire range images of...
3-D light field camera and photography method
Methods and systems for generating three-dimensional (3D) images, 3D light field (LF) cameras and 3D photographs are provided. Light representing a scene is...
Three-dimensional object detection device and three-dimensional object
A three-dimensional object detection device 1 includes a camera 10 and a calculator 20. The calculator 20 performs viewpoint conversion processing on an image...
Methods and apparatus for capturing, streaming and/or playing back content
Methods and apparatus for streaming or playing back stereoscopic content are described. Camera dependent correction information is communicated to a playback...
Facilitating quantization and compression of three-dimensional graphics
data using screen space metrics at...
A mechanism is described for facilitating quantization and compression of three-dimensional graphics data using screen space metrics at computing devices. A...
Providing status information for secondary devices with video footage from
audio/video recording and...
Systems and methods for communicating in a network using share signals in accordance with various embodiments of the present disclosure are provided. In one...
Remotely controlled robotic sensor ball
A remotely controlled robotic sensor ball and method of operation thereof. The robotic sensor ball includes an outer shell forming a ball, control circuitry...
Security camera with adjustable lens aiming mechanism
A security camera with an adjustable lens aiming mechanism comprises a base with a camera seat, an eyeball camera, a cover, and a fastener for fastening the...