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Methods and apparatus relating to detection and/or indicating a dirty lens
The present application relates to image capture and generation methods and apparatus and, more particularly, to methods and apparatus which detect and/or...
Vehicle, head-up displaying system and method for adjusting height of
projection image thereof
A vehicle, a head-up displaying system and a method for adjusting a height of a projection image thereof are provided. The system includes a projector, a...
Zoom lens and camera device
The zoom lens comprises five or more groups of lens pieces, namely, the foremost or first lens group of positive refractive power located the closest to an...
Methods and apparatus for time-of-flight imaging
In some implementations, scene depth is extracted from dual frequency of a cross-correlation signal. A camera may illuminate a scene with amplitude-modulated...
Magnetic resonance imaging system including a protective cover and a
A protective cover for an open bore MRI is disclosed. The cover comprises a semi-permeable barrier, MRI shielding, and physical shielding; is at least partially...
Apparatus, method and computer program product for inspection of at least
side faces of semiconductor devices
An apparatus, a method and a computer program product for inspecting at least side faces of a semiconductor device are disclosed. A frame construction is...
Method and apparatus for inspecting appearance of object using images
picked up under different light quantities
A method and apparatus for inspecting an object is provided. By way of example, first and second images of the object obtained by using a camera and a lighting...
Motion detection for A/V recording and communication devices
Audio/video (A/V) recording and communication devices according to the present embodiments comprise a processor, a motion sensor, and a camera. In various...
Camera based vehicle start-stop feature
A stop-start control system for a vehicle includes a camera disposed at the vehicle and having a field of view exterior and forward of the vehicle. A control...
Vehicle safe and authentication system
A vehicle safe authentication system may include a vehicle safe, a vehicle camera, and a control unit programmed to receive an indication of unauthorized access...
UAV payload module camera assembly and retraction mechanism
In one possible embodiment, a UAV payload module retraction mechanism is provided including a payload pivotally attached to a housing. A biasing member is...
Image stabilization and pointing control mechanization for aircraft
An imaging device can be mounted on a vehicle and used to capture images. The imaging device can include a camera assembly rotatable relative to a platform of...
Identifying camera position of a UAV in flight utilizing real time
kinematic satellite navigation
Systems and methods are disclosed for determining a position of a camera affixed to a UAV in flight when the camera captures a digital aerial image. In...
Sensor-triggering of friction and regenerative braking
In an emergency stop situation, the regenerative braking system is used to assist in rapid deceleration, by combining regenerative braking with conventional...
Camera unit, vehicle, and method for manufacturing camera unit
Provided is a camera unit, a vehicle, and a method for manufacturing the camera unit. The first wall part of a housing for the camera unit extends parallel to...
Vehicle headlamp control device
A vehicle headlamp control device includes a headlamp that irradiates an area in front of a vehicle, a camera that captures an image of the area in front of the...
Color based optical grading system with multi reflectance and multi-angle
The present invention discloses a novel color based optical grading system with multi-reflectance and multi-angle views for grading objects of different...
Systems and methods for providing environment information using an
A system for providing, to a user, navigation directions to a point of interest. The system includes a device having an output unit configured to output the...
Focused based depth map acquisition
A medical navigation system is provided for acquiring a depth map of a surgical site of interest in a patient. The medical navigation system comprises a camera,...
Video and accessory apparatus for a videofluoroscopy unit
A videofluoroscopy accessory device adapted to securely and removably attach to an X-ray head of a fluoroscopy system or device. The videofluoroscopy accessory...
Adapter for retinal imaging using a hand held computer
An adapter configured to engage with a hand held computer device to allow a camera on the hand held computer device to take a high quality image of an eye. The...
Using an intraoral mirror with an integrated camera to record dental
status, and applications thereof
Disclosed embodiments integrate a camera into an intraoral mirror. Integrating a camera into an intraoral mirror provides an efficient way to record and display...
Small diameter video camera heads and visualization probes and medical
devices containing them
In a first aspect the invention is a video camera head comprising an objective lens assembly and a solid state imager (SSI) comprised of a solid state pick up...
Lighting system having controller that does not cause plurality of
luminaires to emit light with predetermined...
A lighting system includes: a plurality of luminaires; a camera which captures an image of an area illuminated by the plurality of luminaires; a sound collector...
Systems and methods for intelligent routing of notifications of incoming
voice communication requests
This disclosure provides systems, methods and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media for intelligent routing of notifications...
Systems and methods for wearable initiated handshaking
Systems and methods for device handshaking are described. Embodiments for client device and associated wearable device initiated handshaking are described. In...
Systems and methods for obtaining accurate 3D modeling data using multiple
Systems and methods using an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) to obtain data capture at a cell site for developing a three dimensional (3D) thereof include causing...
Electronic notebook system
An electronic notebook system is described that comprises a housing, a computing device, wireless interfaces, antennas, sensors, a touch display configured to...
System and method for capturing, encoding, distributing, and decoding
A sound field coding system and method that provides flexible capture, distribution, and reproduction of immersive audio recordings encoded in a generic digital...
Method and system for datacasting and content management
A method and system for datacasting and content management. Such a system may have, as its core, a dashboard system for managing data feeds. A dashboard system...
Live video streaming services using one or more external devices
In some implementations, a system may include a video broadcasting service, implemented on a server, configured to enable a mobile computing device to broadcast...
Egomotion estimation system and method
An egomotion estimation system may include: a stereo camera suitable for acquiring a stereo image; a map generation unit suitable for generating a depth map and...
Camera calibration system
A camera calibration system jointly calibrates multiple cameras in a camera rig system. The camera calibration system obtains configuration information about...
Vehicular control system
A vehicular control system includes a forward viewing camera that views through the windshield of the vehicle and captures image data. Responsive at least in...
Video surveillance system with aerial camera device
A video surveillance system having a plurality of aerial camera devices such as cameras on drones operable from a plurality of docking stations. Each station...
Verification system for a pharmacy packaging system
A pharmacy packaging system configured to dispense pharmaceuticals into a pharmaceutical pouch formed by a feed roll and including a verification system. The...
Multi-camera vehicle vision system with image gap fill
A vision system of a vehicle includes an image processor and a plurality of cameras disposed at a vehicle and having respective fields of view exterior of the...
Optical filtering for electronic devices
In one embodiment, a camera includes an image sensor within a camera housing that converts light entering the camera housing through an optical filter into...
Method for adjusting exposures of multiple camera modules of a camera
A method for adjusting exposure of a camera device is provided to include steps of: using first to M.sup.th camera modules to continuously capture images in...
Infrared camera and infrared lamp brightness adjustment method therefor
Disclosed are an infrared camera and an infrared lamp brightness adjustment method therefore. The method comprises: when an infrared lamp of an infrared camera...
Action camera system for unmanned aerial vehicle
An action camera system for an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) selects a target based on a reference image captured by an onboard camera. Image processing...
People detection method for auto-framing and tracking in a video
A videoconference apparatus and method coordinates a stationary view obtained with a stationary camera to an adjustable view obtained with an adjustable camera....
Mobile device and method of controlling therefor
A mobile device including a camera; a memory; a wireless communication processor; a display configured to display a preview captured by the camera and at least...
Power-saving battery-operated camera
An apparatus including a plurality of detection devices, a processor and a controller. The plurality of detection devices may each be configured to detect an...
Camera voice coil motor driver circuit with variable power supply input
In a portable camera device, a variable voltage regulator produces a power supply voltage of a VCM driver circuit that conducts the coil current of a VCM...
Surround camera to generate a parking video signal and a recorder video
signal from a single sensor
An apparatus comprising a sensor and a processor. The sensor may be configured to capture a first video signal having a first field of view. The processor may...
Method and device for generating images
Disclosed are devices and methods for generating an image. A device according to an aspect of an example embodiment includes: a first camera configured to...