|| List of recent Camera-related patents
|Vehicle vision system with forward viewing camera|
A vehicle vision system includes a camera module configured to attach at an in-cabin surface of a windshield of a vehicle equipped with the vision system. The camera module includes a housing and an imager assembly.
Magna Electronics Inc.
|Video transmitting system for monitoring simultaneous geographically distributed events|
A video transmitting system including a plurality of video cameras, a plurality of video monitoring apparatuses, a plurality of local storage devices, a data transmission subsystem, at least one video data collecting and transmitting apparatus, at least one collecting storage device, and at least one interface apparatus is presented. Video data from the video cameras are stored in the local storage devices and transmitted through the data transmission subsystem to be stored in the collecting storage device and to be transmitted to users..
|Systems and methods for detecting defective camera arrays and optic arrays|
Systems and methods for detecting defective camera arrays, optic arrays and/or sensors are described. One embodiment includes capturing image data using a camera array; dividing the captured images into a plurality of corresponding image regions; identifying the presence of localized defects in any of the cameras by evaluating the image regions in the captured images; and detecting a defective camera array using the image processing system when the number of localized defects in a specific set of image regions exceeds a predetermined threshold, where the specific set of image regions is formed by: a common corresponding image region from at least a subset of the captured images; and any additional image region in a given image that contains at least one pixel located within a predetermined maximum parallax shift distance along an epipolar line from a pixel within said common corresponding image region within the given image..
Pelican Imaging Corporation
|Method and system for capturing a 3d image using single camera|
A method, which is used to create a 3d image using a single camera, comprises capturing a first image by a single camera as either right or left side image in a first position; extracting feature points of the first image; shooting a picture to find a second image as the other side image in a position that is different from the first position; extracting feature points of the picture; comparing the feature points of the first image and the picture; generating two 3d cursors wherein one of which denotes the target position of the second image, and the other denotes the current position of the camera; displaying the two 3d cursors in the picture; capturing the second image when the cursor denoting the current position completely overlap to the cursor denoting the target position by translating and rotating the camera; and combining the first and second images to create a 3d image.. .
|Wall display system|
A wall display system includes a display unit mounted on the entire surface of a wall or a part of the wall surface, the display unit being configured to reproduce sound or images; a camera and microphone configured to detect motion and sound of a user, respectively; and a controller configured to receive image signals and sound signals output from the camera and microphone, respectively, and to transmit the image signals to the display unit.. .
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.
|Image processing method, image processing device and monitoring system|
The disclosure relates to an image processing method and image processing device for a monitoring system including multiple camera devices, and a monitoring system. The image processing method includes: extracting a key frame from a video acquired by each of the plurality of camera devices; for each of the extracted key frames, determining a neighbor camera device having monitor area adjacent to the monitor area of the key frame, and acquiring from the neighbor camera device a corresponding video frame which is simultaneous to the key frame; blending the key frame extracted from each of the camera devices and the corresponding video frame to generate a panorama key frame; and generating a sequence formed by panorama key frames for the key frames as a video abstract of the monitoring system..
|Monitoring system and control method thereof|
The disclosure relates to a monitoring system and a control method for a monitoring system. The monitoring system includes a camera device, an object recognizing device and an arrangement control device.
|Management apparatus, a managing method, a storage medium|
A management apparatus managing a plurality of network cameras receives, via a communication network, video shot by a plurality of network cameras, and controls to display, in accordance with information representing network cameras which shoot video to be displayed in accordance with a plurality of display layouts, information based on a number of times the video shot by the network cameras are displayed or a time of period for which the video shot by the network cameras are displayed.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
|System and precision remote ptz control of ip cameras|
Systems and methods of precision remote ptz control of ip cameras are provided. Some methods include capturing a plurality of images, each image in the plurality of images corresponding to an angle into which a video surveillance device can be positioned, receiving user input indicating a desired position of the video surveillance device, displaying one of the plurality of images, the one of the plurality of images corresponding to the desired position of the video surveillance device, receiving user input confirming the one of the plurality of images, and transmitting instructions to the video surveillance device, the instructions containing coordinate information corresponding to the one of the plurality of images..
Honeywell International Inc.
|News production system with integrated display|
An example news production system includes a scheduling system, a composite display, and a camera. The scheduling system accesses a news program schedule that specifies a sequence of actions to be performed by the news production system.
Tribune Broadcasting Company, Llc
Column a/d converter, column a/d conversion method, solid imaging device, and camera system
The present invention relates to a column a/d converter, column a/d conversion method, imaging device, and camera system that can reduce the amount of ir drop by dispersing the current consumed during the count operation, mitigate the counter characteristic degradation, readily reduce the amount of fluctuation in the power source voltage, and achieve operation at a low power source voltage. The column a/d converter includes a plurality of column processing units including an a/d conversion function, a plurality of counters configured to generate digital codes in response to a reference clock and arranged corresponding to each or a set of the column processing units, and a count start offset unit configured to trigger a pseudo count operation in each of the counters and to offset a count start code for at least two or more counters among the plurality of counters before the reference clock is supplied to the counters..
Rectification techniques for heterogeneous camera arrays
Rectification techniques for heterogeneous camera arrays are described. In one embodiment, for example, an apparatus may comprise logic, at least a portion of which is in hardware, the logic to receive a captured image array captured by a heterogeneous camera array, select a rectification process for application to the captured image array, identify a set of rectification maps for the selected rectification process, and apply the identified set of rectification maps to the captured image array to obtain a rectified image array.
Reducing camera interference using image analysis
Various embodiments relating to reducing camera interference are disclosed. In one embodiment, an infrared image of a scene may be received from a camera that emits infrared light.
Binal synchronized lens system
A duel lens camera for optimizing images including: a first lens, where the first lens includes a cmos sensor; a second lens, where the second lens includes a spinning cylinder and said spinning cylinder spins the second lens to capture lighting values; a first cpu, where the first cpu processes an image captured by the first lens; a second cpu, where the second cpu process an image captured by the second lens; and a image layering processor, where the image layering processor weaves the two images together where the cylinder image becomes the platform image that applies balance and proportional light onto the image.. .
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 least part of the first camera information, receiving information indicative of a zoom input that corresponds with a zoom direction that signifies zooming out of the first camera information, determining that the zoom input is indicative of zooming beyond a zoom out threshold associated with the first camera information, receiving second camera information from a second camera module that is configured to face in a second camera direction based, at least in part, on the determination that the zoom input is indicative of zooming beyond the zoom out threshold, and causing display of at least part of the second camera information is disclosed.. .
Nokia Technologies Oy
Method and determining a need for a change in a pixel density requirement due to changing light conditions
There is provided a method for determining a need for a change in a pixel density requirement due to changing light conditions. The pixel density requirement specifies a pixel density which enables identification of an object in images captured by a camera.
Three dimensional image capture system for imaging building facades using a digital camera, a near-infrared camera, and laser range finder
A system that facilitates collecting data is described herein. The system includes a digital camera that is configured to capture images in a visible light spectrum and a near-infrared camera that is configured to capture near infrared images, wherein a field of view of the digital camera and the field of view of the near-infrared camera are substantially similar.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc
Interchangeable lens, camera system, imaging apparatus, control camera system, and control imaging apparatus
An interchangeable lens includes an optical system which is variable in focal distance and in which a size of an image circle varies by the focal distance, the image circle being an effective image formation region of an optical image of a subject; a lens data storage unit which stores data indicating a correspondence between a value of the focal distance and a value of the size of the image circle; and a lens interface unit which sends data indicating the correspondence to the imaging apparatus.. .
Mobile terminal and ineffective region setting method
[structure] a mobile phone 10 includes a camera control circuit 40 to which an image sensor 42, etc. Are connected.
Disclosed is an image capturing device for use in photo surveys, wherein said image capturing device comprises: a camera unit for capturing images; a processing unit for controlling said camera unit; a first shutter release button for activating said camera unit to capture an image of a motive; and a second shutter release button for activating said camera unit to capture an image of a motive. The processing unit, when either said first shutter release button or said second shutter release button is activated, is configured to control said camera unit to capture an image of a motive, and generate an opinion variable associated with said captured image, wherein said opinion variable is for indicating the opinion of a user towards said motive, and wherein said opinion variable is generated dependent on the used shutter release button..
Aspekt R&d A/s
Camera device, camera system and camera control method
A camera device includes: an imaging unit taking image light to obtain a video signal; an output unit outputting the video signal obtained in the imaging unit to a connected cable; a detection unit detecting current variation or voltage variation of the video signal to be outputted from the output unit; and a control unit determining a control signal transmitted through the cable based on the signal variation detected by the detection unit and performing operation control corresponding to the determined control signal.. .
Device with two wireless protocols
A system composed of a mobile device and field camera is disclosed. The field camera includes an imaging module that electronically records still image data upon detection of motion, a first wireless module adapted to that receives data from the mobile device over the first wireless protocol, a second wireless module that transmits data to the mobile device over the second wireless protocol, the second wireless protocol being capable of transmitting data at a faster rate than the first wireless protocol, a battery capable of supplying dc power to the field camera, and a processor in communication with the imaging module, the first wireless module, the second wireless module, and the battery.
Comanche Outfitters Llc
Nan image sensor is mounted; a holder member installed on the printed circuit board; a lens module located in the holder member; and a guide unit formed protruding from the surface of the holder member opposite to the image sensor.. .
Camera module for a motor vehicle and pre-focusing a lens objective in a lens holder
A camera module for a motor vehicle having a lens objective, a lens holder holding said lens objective, and a back plate connected to said lens holder and holding an image sensor in or close to an image plane of the lens objective. The materials, shapes and/or relative positions of the components of the lens objective are designed to keep the image plane in or close to the sensitive plane of the image sensor over an operating temperature range of the camera module..
Autoliv Development Ab
Extendable-reach imaging apparatus with memory
Disclosed are embodiments of an image acquisition apparatus with an extendable arm on which an image sensor is located and is easily manipulated to reach hard-to-reach places and transmit captured images to the user. In one embodiment, the combination of a telescopic sensor mount and an image sensor can be an integral part of or an add-on accessory for cell phones, cameras, ipads, ipods, etc.
The present invention relates to a camera bag comprising a supporting frame for fixing a camera, and a shell for accommodating the camera and the supporting frame. The supporting frame comprises a front panel having a lens aperture and a supporting plate for fixing the camera.
Imaging system for a motor vehicle and mounting an imaging system
An imaging system for a motor vehicle includes a camera housing part and at least one camera module to be mounted to said camera housing part. The camera module has first rotation locking means, the camera housing part has second rotation locking means adapted to cooperate with the first rotation locking means, wherein the first and second rotation locking means cooperate to lock the camera module against rotation relative to the camera housing part..
Autoliv Development Ab
Camera module for a motor vehicle and mounting a camera module
A camera module for a motor vehicle includes a lens objective, a lens holder holding said lens objective, and a back plate connected to said lens holder and holding an image sensor in or close to an image plane of the lens objective. The alignment of the lens holder relative to the back plate is fixed by a glue joint between the lens holder and the back plate..
Autoliv Development Ab
Information input apparatus and method
An electronic camera is capable of recording image, voice, text, line-drawn information and the like. A release switch in the electronic camera is operated to photograph a subject image.
A camera is configured with multiple microphones to reduce wind noise in audio data collected by the camera. The camera receives motion data, which may comprise data indicating acceleration of the camera, a plurality of video frames received by the camera, or a background level of noise associated with one or more microphones configured on the camera.
Systems and methods for discerning eye signals and continuous biometric identification
Apparatus, systems, and methods are provided for substantially continuous biometric identification (cbid) of an individual using eye signals in real time. The apparatus is included within a wearable computing device with identification of the device wearer based on iris recognition within one or more cameras directed at one or both eyes, and/or other physiological, anatomical and/or behavioral measures.
Column a/d converter, column a/d conversion method, solid-state imaging element and camera system
A solid-state imaging device having an analog-digital converter, and an analog-digital conversion method are described herein. An example of a solid-state imaging device includes a column processing section that includes a low-level bit latching section.
Provided is a mobile terminal comprising a connecting hole for connecting the inside and the outside of a housing, a camera unit that is mounted to a circuit substrate, and a secondary-side non-contact charging module that is accommodated in the housing. The camera unit comprises a camera module that is capable of capturing images through the connecting hole.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.
Solid-state image sensor, manufacturing the same, and camera
A solid-state image sensor includes a pixel area and a peripheral circuit area. The pixel area includes a first mos, and the peripheral circuit area includes a second mos.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
Method of packaging semiconductor devices and performing the same
Provided are an apparatus and method of packaging semiconductor devices mounted on a flexible substrate having a longitudinally extending tape shape and on which packaging areas are defined along the extending direction thereof. The flexible substrate is transferred through a packaging module.
Dongbu Hitek Co., Ltd.
Terminal and operating method thereof
A method of controlling a mobile terminal, and which includes obtaining, via a camera of the mobile terminal, an image of a user; playing a video on a display unit of the mobile terminal; determining, via a controller of the mobile terminal, if the user is viewing the video being played based on the obtained image; storing, in a memory associated with the mobile terminal, video viewing information indicating when the user is viewing the video being played and when the user is not viewing the video being played for a specific playback section in an entire playback section of the video being played; receiving an input requesting the video viewing information be displayed; and displaying the video viewing information as a progressive bar on the display unit.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.
Vehicle and control method thereof
Disclosed is a vehicle, which senses a speed of the vehicle using a speed sensor unit and also senses a vehicle-to-vehicle distance between the vehicle and a first vehicle immediately ahead of the vehicle using a distance sensor unit and then determines a state of the vehicle based on the speed of the vehicle and the vehicle-to-vehicle distance. In this case, when the vehicle is in a first state, the vehicle displays a first image captured by a first camera unit on a first display unit.
Lg Electronics Inc.
Image superposition of virtual objects in a camera image
A method superposes a virtual graphical object on a camera image of a real item. The camera image is displayed by a display device.
Methods, systems, and computer readable media for visual odometry using rigid structures identified by antipodal transform
The subject matter described herein includes methods for visual odometry using rigid structures identified by an antipodal transform. One exemplary method includes receiving a sequence of images captured by a camera.
The Trustees Of The University Of Pennsylvania
Hosted camera remote control
A motion capture system includes motion capture cameras positioned in various locations and orientations with respect to a motion capture volume. The motion capture system includes a host computing device that is operatively coupled with the motion capture cameras.
Method for capturing images of a preferably structured surface of an object and device for image capture
The invention relates to a method for capturing images of a preferably structured surface of an object, using at least one line-scan camera for scanning the surface, wherein the surface is illuminated in a structured manner and wherein for reconstruction of the surface a time-oriented evaluation and/or spatial evaluation of acquired images is effected optionally taking into account a relative movement between the line-scan camera and the surface. Said method is carried out by a device for capturing images of a preferably structured surface of an object..
Inb Vision Ag
Camera calibration and automatic adjustment of images
Techniques and apparatus for automatic upright adjustment of digital images. An automatic upright adjustment technique is described that may provide an automated approach for straightening up slanted features in an input image to improve its perceptual quality.
Adobe Systems Incorporated
A method and apparatus for calibrating an image from a camera mounted on a vehicle using camera pose parameter determined from information relating to suspension level from a suspension system of the vehicle. The difference in the suspension level compared with a suspension level datum can be determined and an adjustment to the camera pose parameter values can be obtained from the difference in the suspension level..
Application Solutions (electronics And Vision) Ltd .
Medical thermal image processing for subcutaneous detection of veins, bones and the like
Medical thermal image processing for vein or other subsurface element detection and related methods is provided. A method for thermal image processing to enhance thermal scene information includes taking an output of an infrared camera and coupling the output to a spatial high pass filter.
Bae Systems Information And Electronic Systems Integration Inc.
Systems and methods for scaling an object
A computer-implemented method for scaling an object is described. Two or more lines are generated on a display of the mobile device.
Streamlined claims processing
An enhanced claims settlement apparatus may process insurance claims rapidly and accurately. The apparatus may first receive a notification of loss associated with an insured item (e.g., car, boat, truck, home, etc.).
Allstate Insurance Company
Commerce system and providing manufacturer agents for managing sales and purchasing decisions
A commerce system is controlled by a shopping agent and a manufacturer agent. A retailer provides the manufacturer agent.
Method and system for tracking people in indoor environments using a visible light camera and a low-frame-rate infrared sensor
A method and system tracks objects in an environment by acquiring a first sequence of images of the environment with a visible-light camera having a first frame rate and a second sequence of images with a thermal infrared sensor having a second frame rate. The second frame rate is substantially lower than the first frame rate.
Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories, Inc.
Navigation methods and the visually impaired
According to some aspects, a wearable device for estimating a location of the device within a space is provided, the device comprising a plurality of cameras mounted to a structure, at least a portion of the structure being adapted to facilitate a user wearing the device, the plurality of cameras having substantially fixed positions and orientations on the structure relative to each other, and at least one processor configured to receive image data from the plurality of cameras, perform feature detection on the image data to obtain a first plurality of features from the image data, and determine an estimate of the location of the device in the space based, at least in part, on a location associated with a second plurality of features obtained from image data previously captured of the space that matches the first plurality of features.. .
Remote visual inspection system and method
A method and a system for remote visual inspection of a target surface of a structure, the system comprising a multi-axis assembly; a combination of dynamic digital video cameras and optic supported by said multi-axis assembly; and a controller connected to the cameras and the multi-axis assembly; wherein the multi-axis assembly comprises a turret along a vertical axis, the turret being connected at a top part thereof to a first arm extending along a roll axis, the first arm being connected to a second arm along a pitch axis, the cameras and optic being carried by the second arm.. .
Carter Energie Eolienne Inc.
Systems, methods and computer program products for determining document validity
In one approach, a method includes: capturing an image of a document using a camera of a mobile device; performing optical character recognition (ocr) on the image of the document; extracting data of interest from the image based at least in part on the ocr; and validating the extracted data of interest against reference information stored on the mobile device. In another embodiment, a method includes: capturing an image of a document using a camera of a mobile device; performing optical character recognition (ocr) on the image of the document; extracting data of interest from the image based at least in part on the ocr; and validating authenticity of the document based on comparing some or all of the extracted data of interest to reference information stored on the mobile device..
Integrated sensor and video motion analysis method
A method that integrates sensor data and video analysis to analyze object motion. Motion capture elements generate motion sensor data for objects of interest, and cameras generate video of these objects.
Blast Motion Inc.
Two-dimensional code processing method and terminal
Embodiments disclosed herein relate to the field of computer technologies, and disclose a two-dimensional code processing method and a terminal, which can reduce time for a user to learn content indicated by a two-dimensional code, thereby improving a user experience effect. The method provided by the embodiments of the present invention includes: scanning a two-dimensional code using a camera to obtain two-dimensional code information; sending a first request message including the two-dimensional code information to a server, where the first request message is used to enable the server to determine description information corresponding to the two-dimensional code information; receiving the description information sent by the server; and outputting the description information, so that the user determines, according to the description information, whether to acquire detailed information corresponding to the two-dimensional code information..
Huawei Device Co., Ltd.
Systems and methods for dynamically collecting and evaluating potential imprecise characteristics for creating precise characteristics
Aspects of the present disclosure are directed to systems and methods for evaluating an individual's affect or emotional state by extracting emotional meaning from audio, visual and/or textual input into a handset, mobile communication device or other peripheral device. The audio, visual and/or textual input may be collected, gathered or obtained using one or more data modules which may include, but are not limited to, a microphone, a camera, an accelerometer and a peripheral device.
Intelligent Digital Avatars, Inc.
Method and system for display of visual information
Identifying a camera location on the map, wherein the camera location corresponds to the source of the video information.. .
Multi-touch sensing apparatus using rear view camera of array type
A multi-touch sensing apparatus using a rear view camera of an array type is provided. The multi-touch sensing apparatus may include a display panel to display an image, a sensing light source to emit light to sense a touch image which is generated by an object and displayed on a back side of the display panel, and a camera to divide and sense the touch image.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Dual display system
The subject innovation relates to an apparatus that includes an integrated case with all parts disposed within. The apparatus includes a processor, at least two displays, at least two cameras, and a storage system.
Hand-wearable camera harness and assembling the hand-wearable camera harness
A hand-wearable camera harness is provided. The harness includes a plate member and a first aperture extending therethrough.
Versa Mount, Llc
Bracket for camera
A camera security system including a camera housing having a camera therein, a bracket assembly and at least one non-standard fastener. The bracket assembly has at least two bracket members including a first bracket member configured to be securely connected to a second bracket member, with the bracket assembly securely receiving the camera housing therein such that the camera is exposed, but the camera cannot be removed from the bracket.
Quick release camera mounting system
The present invention is generally directed to a quick release camera mounting system, and related methods. It is more specifically directed to a quick release camera mounting system that allows for attachment of accessories, and related methods.
Five axis optical inspection system
An inspection system that is effective to collect images of a part under inspection. This inspection system includes (a) a three axis linear motion stage; (b) a rotary fourth axis stage configured to hold and rotate an object to be inspected.
Visicon Technologies, Inc.
Small form factor high-resolution camera
A camera including a spherically curved photosensor and a lens system. Effective focal length f of the lens system is within about 20% of the radius of curvature of the photosensor.
In a camera module according to an exemplary embodiment of the present disclosure, a frame including a lens barrel may be accommodated in a housing in a state of being elastically supported by elastic members, and a tilt of the frame with respect to the housing may be adjusted by tilt adjusting units.. .
Samsung Electro-mechanics Co., Ltd.
Method and system for estimating information related to a vehicle pitch and/or roll angle
The present disclosure relates to a method (200) for estimating information related to a vehicle pitch and/or roll angle. The method comprises a step of obtaining (220) a first estimate of the information related to the pitch and/or roll angle.
Saab Vricon Systems Ab
Head-up display with eye-tracker for mri applications
A head-up display and eye-tracker system, suitable for use with a patient in an mri tube during an mri procedure. An electronic display assembly includes an outer display tube housing for housing an electronic display device for generating images, the outer tube housing fabricated of an electrically conductive, non-ferrous material.
Resonance Technology, Inc.
Apparatus based on a hand-held raman laser device integrating multiple functional systems for distant life-death determination
Multiple functional systems are integrated to configure a portable handheld decision-aid device for first responder medics. Fuzzy membership functions of “life” and “death” are used to determine the status of fallen people using remote measurements.
United States Of America, As Represented By The Secretary Of The Army
Device and generative production of at least one component area of a component
A device for generative production of at least one component area of a component, in particular a component of a turbine or a compressor, is disclosed. The device includes at least one powder feed for application of at least one powder layer to a build-up and joining zone of a component platform that can be lowered and at least one radiation source for generating at least one high-energy beam by which the powder layer can be fused and/or sintered locally in the area of the build-up and joining zone to form a component layer.
Mtu Aero Engines Ag
Determining a propagation velocity for a surface wave
An apparatus for determining a propagation velocity for a surface wave comprises a coherent light source (105) for generating at least a first and a second light spot on a surface (103). A camera (111) captures at least one out-of-focus image of at least a part of the surface (103) comprising the light spots.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.
Apparatus and quantification of replicative lifespan and observation of senescene
The present invention teaches an apparatus and method for the automated study of senescence of cells. The apparatus includes a plurality of plates, customized with a flow-through hole, arranged on a platform.
Cytospan Technologies Corporation
Trailering assist system with trailer angle detection
A trailering assist system for a vehicle includes a rearward facing camera disposed at a rearward portion of a vehicle equipped with the trailering assist system. The rearward facing camera is operable to capture image data representative of the scene rearward of the equipped vehicle.
Magna Electronics Inc.
Detection of raindrops on a pane by means of a camera and illumination
The camera and the illumination source (3) are designed and arranged in such a manner that the camera can detect a signal from the monochromatic light (r1, r2′) with which the illumination source illuminates a pane (2).. .
Vehicle vision system camera with graphene lens
A vision system of a vehicle includes a camera disposed at a vehicle and having a field of view exterior of the vehicle. The camera includes a pixelated imaging array having a plurality of photosensing elements.
Magna Electronics Inc.
Vehicle and control method thereof
Disclosed is a control method of a vehicle, including displaying a first image sequence including plural images captured by a first camera unit and a first control interface on a first display unit, and displaying a second image sequence including plural images captured by a second camera unit and a second control interface on a second display unit. Here, the first display unit and the second display unit may be located in directions facing each other, and arrangement of control objects included in the first control interface and arrangement of control objects included in the second control interface may be differently set..
Lg Electronics Inc.
Vehicle anomaly detection and reporting
A server device may receive images of a vehicle from one or more camera devices implemented as part of a home monitoring or home control system and identify, based on the images, an anomaly associated with the vehicle. In some implementations, conditions under which the anomaly occurred may also be determined..
Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.
Weld defect detection laser hybrid welding
Laser hybrid welding systems adapted to identify and/or fix a weld defect occurring during a laser hybrid welding process are provided. Embodiments of the laser hybrid welding system may include one or more devices that provide feedback to a controller regarding one or more weld parameters.
Illinois Tool Works Inc.
Apparatus for particle therapy verification comprising a collimator with multiple openings
The disclosure is related to an apparatus and method for charged hadron therapy verification. The apparatus comprises a collimator comprising a plurality of collimator slabs of a given thickness, spaced apart so as to form an array of mutually slit-shaped openings, configured to be placed at a right angle to the beam line, so as to allow the passage of prompt gammas from the target, the collimator being defined at least by three geometrical parameters being the width and depth of the slit-shaped openings and a fill factor.
Centre De Recherche En Acquisition Et Traitement Of D'images Pour De Lyon
Sport goggles and adaptors for sport goggles
A goggle frame and an adaptor configured to attach to the goggle frame are disclosed in accordance with various embodiments. The adaptor may allow the goggle frame to adapt to different lenses or accessories.
100% Speedlab, Llc
Device and radiographic and nuclear imaging of an object
A method and device, e.g. A c-arm device, for radiographic and nuclear imaging of an object by means of x-ray and gamma emission imaging.
Umc Utrecht Holding B.v.
Patient couch with a control controlling the patient couch
A patient couch with a control system and a method for controlling the patient couch are provided. The control system is based on a three-dimensional (3d) camera for recording first 3d images of a recording area.
Device and contactless control of a patient table
The invention relates to a device for contact-free control of a patient table includes a camera system for detecting at least one gesture of a user of the device, a processing unit for converting the at least one detected gesture into at least one command for controlling the patient table, and an execution unit for executing the at least one command for controlling the patient table. The device can furthermore include a monitoring system for monitoring the control of the patient table and an authentication system for authenticating the user..
Secure access mirror
A discreet mirrored cabinet is disclosed. Items can be secured inside by a locking mechanism, and security is enhanced by concealing the locked cabinet behind a mirror.
Lighting system and control method thereof
A lighting device includes: a communication unit that communicates with a wearable device with at least one camera and receives at least one image captured by the camera; a light emitting unit including one or more light emitting elements; and a controller that detects a readable medium containing a plurality of characters or visual content containing at least one color from the image and controls the light emitting unit based on the readable medium or the visual content.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.
Lighting system and control method thereof
A lighting system includes: a plurality of lighting devices each including one or more light emitting units; and an integrated control module; and an integrated control module that communicates with the wearable device with at least one camera, receives an image of a user's eye captured by the camera, detects a pupil image based on the image, and controls the number of lighting devices to be activated among the plurality of lighting devices based on the pupil image.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.
See-through near-eye light field display
A see-through near-eye light field display device, the device comprising a light field camera device and a light field display device arranged back-to-back, the light field camera device configured to capture an input light field video stream, the light field display device configured to display an output light field video stream based on the input light field video stream.. .
A virtual window system, the system comprising a light field camera device and a light field display device arranged back-to-back, the light field camera device configured to capture an input light field video stream, the light field display device configured to display an output light field video stream based on the input light field video stream.. .
System and multi-view reconstruction with user-selectable novel views
A system for multi-view reconstruction of a photo-realistic rendering of an event includes cameras for imaging the event with image frames; a controller having a cem module for modeling an environment from image data of the image frames, an fes module for segmenting a foreground from the environment from image data of the image frames and constructing a 3d data representation; and a configuration engine includes a path selection module, the configuration engine for configuring and rendering the photo-realistic rendering along a path selected by a user using the path selection module, the path having at least one novel view image. The photo-realistic rendering has less than a 10% discrepancy between output pixel raster values of the novel view image and the image frames imaged by the cameras..
Replay Technologies Inc.
Method and optimizing depth information
Method and apparatus for optimizing depth information are provided. One of a left image and a right image is divided into a plurality of segmentations for obtaining a plurality of segmentation maps.
Altek Semiconductor Corp.
Hardware-oriented dynamically adaptive disparity estimation algorithm and its real-time hardware
A real-time stereo camera disparity estimation device comprises input means arranged to input measured data corresponding to rows of left and right images; a plurality of on-chip memories arranged to buffer the input measured data; a vertical rotator hardware module configured to align the rows of left and right images in a same column; a reconfigurable data allocation hardware module; a reconfigurable computation of metrics hardware module; and an adaptive disparity selection hardware module configured to select disparity values with the minimum matching costs.. .
Ecole Polytechnique Federale De Lausanne (epfl)
Cross-device information exchange via web browser
Techniques are disclosed for exchanging information between devices. Each device is configured to execute a web browser application.
Adobe Systems Incorporated
Scope camera system
An imaging device has an optoelectronic detector, a beam splitter, a field lens, a mirror, a control circuit, a memory and a power source disposed within a housing. The housing is configured to be mounted in an optical path of a scope.
Redrock Microsystems, Llc
Apparatus and creating real-time motion (stroboscopic) video from a streaming video
Real-time generation of motion (stroboscopic) video is described which utilizes an object tracking process operating on downsized images in a circular buffer. Utilizing object information from the tracking, a background static scene is extracted into which multiple temporally displaced object images are inserted to create a stroboscopic video frame.
Onboard image generator
An onboard image generator is provided. The onboard image generator includes a first camera capturing an image in front of or behind a vehicle, and a second camera and a third camera capturing images on right and left sides of the vehicle, respectively.
Method, apparatus, and computer program product for captuing image data
A method comprises causing a user interface to provide an output directly or indirectly specifying at least one object, analyzing substantially real-time data from a camera to determine if the at least one object is located in the field of view of the camera, and, in response to determining that the at least one object is located in the field of view of the camera, causing an indication that the object has been located to be provided through the user interface.. .
Nokia Technologies Oy
Systems and methods for optical image stabilization
Systems and methods are disclosed for implementing optical image stabilization (ois) in a mobile device. One or more functions associated with ois may be performed by hardware and/or processing resources that are provided independently of a camera unit..
Method and device for switching between double cameras
Disclosed are a method and device for switching between double cameras, which belong to the technical field of electronic equipment. The method includes displaying an application icon corresponding to different shooting modes according to a preset operation mode, and detecting a gesture of a user corresponding to the application icon, and starting up a corresponding shooting mode according to the operation of the user.
Coupled light field camera and display
A coupled light field camera and display system, the system comprising a light field camera device and a light field display device, the light field camera device configured to capture an input light field video stream, the light field display device configured to display an output light field video stream based on the input light field video stream.. .
A module for plenoptic camera system
An apparatus including a substrate; a plurality of first image sensels supported by the substrate and arranged in rows and columns, wherein the substrate includes one or more apertures.. .
Nokia Technologies Oy
Camera module and camera apparatus having the same
Disclosed is a camera module and a camera apparatus having the same. The camera apparatus includes: a substrate; and a camera module passing through the substrate, and including a lens disposed forward of the substrate and a sensor unit disposed rearward of the substrate.
Lg Innotek Co., Ltd.
Methods and imaging in scattering environments
Systems and method for imaging through scattering media. One example of an imaging system includes an illuminator configured to produce a structured illumination pattern and to direct the structured illumination pattern into an imaging field through a scattering medium, a camera configured to receive reflections of the structured illumination pattern from an object in the imaging field and to provide corresponding image data, a master oscillator coupled to the illuminator and to the camera and configured to modulate the structured illumination pattern and to clock the camera so as to time gate the reflections of the structured illumination pattern and provide signal timing data, and a processor coupled to the camera and received to receive and process the image data and the signal timing data to produce an image of the object..
Lens driving device, camera device, electronic apparatus, and manufacturing lens driving device
A lens driving device including: a lens holder; a coil mounted on the lens holder; at least one magnet disposed around the coil; a first and second spring members which support the lens holder at the both sides thereof in the optical axis direction so that the lens holder can move freely in the both directions of the optical axis of the lens in an initial state of no electric current to the coil; and an abutment surface to which the lens holder abuts when the lens holder moves toward one spring member against a biasing force of the one spring member; wherein the lens holder is exhorted a biasing force by the other spring member from the side of the other spring member to the side of the one spring member in the optical axis direction when the lens holder abuts against the abutment surface. Thus the lens driving device can support a lens holder in a stable fashion..
New Shicoh Technology Co., Ltd.
Lens driving actuator
According to one embodiment of the present invention, a camera module includes: a movable element having first magnets which are formed at uniform intervals on the outer circumferential surface of a bobbin fixing a lens and second magnets which are arranged between the first magnets on the outer circumferential surface of the bobbin; a stator having first coil blocks which respectively face the first magnets, second magnets which respectively face the second magnets, and a housing which fixes the first coil blocks and the second magnets; an elastic member elastically supporting the movable element with respect to the stator; a base supporting the stator; and a case covering the housing and coupled to the base.. .
Lg Innotek Co., Ltd.
Light field camera with mems scanners
A light field camera device comprising an array of light field camera elements, each camera element comprising a scanner for scanning an input beam across a two-dimensional angular field; an input focus modulator for modulating the focus of the input beam over time; a radiance sensor for sensing the radiance of the input beam over time; and a radiance sampler for sampling the radiance of the input beam at discrete times; the scanner comprising a biaxial electromechanical scanning mirror comprising: a mirror, a platform, an inner frame, and an outer frame; the mirror attached to the platform via a post, the platform attached to the inner frame via a first pair of hinges, and the inner frame attached to the outer frame via a second pair of hinges; the first pair of hinges arranged substantially orthogonally to the second pair of hinges, thereby to allow biaxial movement of the mirror; the extent of the mirror larger than the extent of the inner frame.. .
Camera, image sensor thereof, and driving method thereof
Disclosed are a camera, an image sensor thereof, and a driving method thereof. An image sensor converts an incident light into an electrical image signal.
Lg Innotek Co., Ltd.
Powered portable handle remote for smartphone
The powered portable handle remote system wirelessly controls a mobile communications device's application using wireless technology. It serves as a remote for the mobile communications device and as a handle to stabilize and hold the mobile communications device while using the mobile communications device.