|| List of recent Stereoscopic Images-related patents
|Head mounted image-sensing display device and composite image generating apparatus|
The invention provides a head mounted image-sensing display device including a pair of image-sensing units (18r, 18l) that stereoscopically capture a physical space and output a pair of stereoscopic images, and display units (13r, 13l) for displaying images for the right eye and images for the left eye. Image sensing parameters that are previously measured for the image-sensing units are stored in image sensing parameter storage units (26r, 26l).
|Anaglyph ghost cancellation|
Ghosting of images can be produced by the use anaglyph techniques to produce stereoscopic images. Ghost effects can be produced when filtering is applied to images by displays such as televisions or monitors.
|Stereoscopic video recording method, stereoscopic video recording medium, stereoscopic video reproducing method, stereoscopic video recording apparatus, and stereoscopic video reproducing apparatus|
The present invention is for more optimally performing recording and reproduction of stereoscopic video. In the present invention, parallax information is utilized to store, in a recording medium, stereoscopic video including left-eye images and right-eye images.
|Stereo correspondence smoothness tool|
Stereo correspondence smoothness tool techniques are described. In one or more implementations, an indication is received of a user-defined region in at least one of a plurality of stereoscopic images of an image scene.
|Method for generating, transmitting and receiving stereoscopic images, and related devices|
A method for generating a stereoscopic video stream (101) including composite images (c), the composite images (c) including information about a right image (r) and a left image (l), wherein pixels of the right image (r) and pixels of the left image (l) are selected, and the selected pixels are entered into a composite image (c) of the stereoscopic video stream. All the pixels of the right image (r) and all the pixels of the left image (l) are entered into different positions in the composite image (c), by leaving one of the two images unchanged and breaking up the other one into two regions (r1, r2) including a plurality of pixels and entering the regions into the composite image (c)..
|Stereo correspondence model fitting|
Stereo correspondence model fitting techniques are described. In one or more implementations, a model may be fit to a region in at least one of a plurality of stereoscopic images of an image scene.
|Projection systems with despeckled laser light|
An apparatus and method for the projection of stereoscopic images that includes a pulsed laser that generates green light and an optical fiber that generates stimulated raman scattered light. The stimulated raman scattering light is divided into green light and red light and the colors are used to form stereoscopic images.
|System for producing stereoscopic images with a hole filling algorithm and method thereof|
Disclosed are a system for producing stereoscopic images with a hole filling algorithm, and a method thereof. A system for producing stereoscopic images according to an exemplary embodiment of the present invention includes: a movement area detecting unit examining a movement area for an object moved in an image, detecting/tracking changes of the movement area by dividing a front view and a background of the movement area, and providing result information; a filling error processing unit filling a hole detected by the movement area detecting unit and correcting a filled filling region; and a stereoscopic image visualizing unit visualizing a stereoscopic image corrected by the filling error processing unit..
|Interleaved approach to depth-image-based rendering of stereoscopic images|
Techniques are disclosed for generating stereoscopic images. The techniques include receiving a first image frame associated with a first eye, and receiving a first depth frame associated with the first eye.
|Methods and systems for synthesizing stereoscopic images|
Systems and methods are provided for synthesizing stereoscopic [that is, “3-d”] images from 2-d images, for example, 2-d video or 2-d still images. The method includes capturing a series of images exhibiting at least some relative movement to provide a first series of images; generating a second series of temporally modified images from the first series of images by varying the relative timing of at least some of the images of the first series of images; and displaying the first series of images with at least some of the second series of temporally modified images to produce a series of stereoscopic images.
|Multiview synthesis and processing systems and methods|
Certain embodiments relate to systems and methods for presenting an autostereoscopic, 3-dimensional image to a user. The system may comprise a view rendering module to generate multi-view autostereoscopic images from a limited number of reference views, enabling users to view the content from different angles without the need of glasses.
|Device for acquiring stereoscopic images|
The device is based on the wheatstone principle. Mirrors are adjusted angularly so that the right and left stereoscopic images of a scene are formed on a sensor in such a manner as to leave free an area between these two images.
|Systems and methods for stereoscopic imaging of aluminum electrolysis pot tending operations|
Systems and methods for stereoscopic imaging and viewing of aluminum electrolysis and related operation and/or maintenance activities are disclosed. The system may produce stereoscopic images based at least in part on images obtained from two or more imaging devices.
|Stereoscopic plug-and-play dermatoscope and web interface|
A system includes a device (100) for imaging a skin abnormality of a patient, and a web interface (115, 125). The imaging device has a camera (103) recording a plurality of images from locations separated by that distance, thereby obtaining a stereoscopic image of the skin abnormality.
|Reception device, reception method, and electronic device|
A container of a predetermined format including a video stream is received. Obtained from this video stream are left eye image data and right eye image data configuring a stereoscopic image, and disparity information of the other as to one of a left eye image and right eye image for each partition region of each picture in image data.
|Simulator for training a team, in particular for training a helicopter crew|
The invention relates to a simulator (10) for training at least one person, comprising a training room (20), the inner delimiting surface of which is provided with a color suitable for a color-based picture knock-out, wherein the simulator (10) comprises at least one semi-transparent head-mounted display (21; 21″), which is provided with two video cameras for stereoscopic images and a head tracker, which allows the line of sight of the respective wearer to be ascertained. The simulator (10) further comprises a simulation processor (22) having two picture generators for a stereoscopic representation of virtual pictures on the at least one head-mounted display (21; 21′), and the virtual pictures to be represented can be generated by a video mixer, which comprises means for isochronously mixing the images of the video cameras of the at least one head-mounted display (21, 21′) with computed virtual pictures in the respective line of sight..
|Device and method for managing the position of the focal plane in a stereoscopic scene|
The invention aims to propose a method for managing the focal plane within a stereoscopic image or a sequence of stereoscopic images. A translation of the right and left images is effected in order to place the focal plane in front of the scene viewed.
|Methods and systems for the treatment of stereoscopic images, corresponding computer program products, and storage carrier|
In an embodiment, a first individual image and a second individual image constituting an encoded stereoscopic image, for example in jpeg format with respective levels of encoding quality and united in a multiple-image file, for example of the multiple-picture object (mpo) type. The second level of encoding quality is lower than the first level of encoding quality.
|Radiation image displaying apparatus and radiation image displaying method|
An abnormal shadow detection section detects an abnormal shadow from each of two radiation images for displaying a stereoscopic image, obtained by imaging a subject from two different directions. A display control section determines all available combinations of abnormal shadows as abnormal shadows corresponding to each other between two radiation images in the case that a plurality of abnormal shadows are detected and for sequentially applying cursors to abnormal shadows of the determined combinations in two radiation images to sequentially display stereoscopic images marked with the cursors, in which the abnormal shadows are marked with the cursors, on the display section based on two radiation images marked with the cursors..
|Stereoplexing for film and video applications|
A method for multiplexing a stream of stereoscopic image source data into a series of left images and a series of right images combinable to form a series of stereoscopic images, both the stereoscopic image source data and series of left images and series of right images conceptually defined to be within frames. The method includes compressing stereoscopic image source data at varying levels across the frame, thereby forming left images and right images, and providing a series of single frames divided into portions, each single frame containing one right image in a first portion and one left image in a second portion.
|Eye-glasses for viewing stereoscopic images or a perspective sub-image of same|
Eye-glasses for viewing stereoscopic images or a perspective sub-image of a stereoscopic image, comprising at least one interference filter that has at least one photosensitive polymer film and at least two separated filter regions, said filter regions being superimposed along at least one normal line that stands vertically on a first outer surface of the interference filter, between a first point at which the normal line pierces the first outer surface and a second point at which the normal line pierces a second outer surface of the interference filter after having passed through said interference filter proceeding from the first point, and said filter regions being, along said normal line, at least substantially impermeable to a respective predetermined wavelength interval of the electromagnetic spectrum.. .
|Stereo vision camera for laser radar|
Stereoscopic imaging systems are coupled to laser radar systems to permit selection of an intended scan area. Such imaging systems can also provide target depth data that can be used in conjunction with laser radar scan data.
|Stereoscopic shooting device|
A stereoscopic shooting device includes: a first shooting section that obtains a first image; a second shooting section that outputs a second image; an angle of view matching section that cuts image portions to have the same angle of view from the first and second images; a parallax information generating section that generates parallax information indicating parallax between the two image portions; a reliability information generating section that generates reliability information indicating the degree of reliability of the parallax information based on at least one of the first and second images and the parallax information; and an image generating section that generates, based on the parallax information and the first image, a third image that forms, with the first image, stereoscopic images. The parallax information generating section corrects the parallax information based on the reliability information..
|Method for generating, transmitting and receiving stereoscopic images, and related devices|
A method for generating a composite image of a stereoscopic video stream includes a pair of a right image and a left image of a scene, the right image and the left image being such that, when viewed by a spectator's right eye and left eye, respectively, they cause the spectator to perceive the scene as being three-dimensional, the method includes the steps of: generating a composite image including all the pixels of the pair of right and left images, defining a grid of macroblocks of the composite image, each macroblock of the grid including a plurality of adjacent pixels, decomposing one image of the pair of right and left images into a plurality of component regions including a plurality of contiguous pixels, processing the component regions in a manner such as to generate corresponding derived regions, the derived regions including at least all the pixels of a corresponding component region and being such that they can be decomposed into an integer number of macroblocks, arranging the non-decomposed image of the pair and the plurality of derived regions in the composite image in a manner such that all the edges of the non-decomposed image and of the derived regions coincide with edges of macroblocks of the grid.. .
|Stereoscopic relay optics|
A relay optic adapter system for imaging stereoscopic images with a single lens optic device and methods of producing stereoscopic images using such a relay optic adapter are provided herein. The relay optic adapter system utilizes an active stereoscopic shutter mounted along the optical path of the single lens optic device, such as, for example, a still or video camera, to provide a stereoscopic image to imaging plane of the device..
|Steroscopic image display|
The present invention provides a stereoscopic image display which controls display mode of the stereoscopic image display according to the entered image signal and displays both 2d images and stereoscopic images at high resolution with better viewing. The stereoscopic image display is constituted of a device for comparing the image signal entered into the stereoscopic image to determine to either 2d image signal or stereoscopic image signal and a combined use type stereoscopic image display of 2d images and stereoscopic images which can display 2d images and stereoscopic images at high resolution by controlling illumination pattern of the light source device for the stereoscopic image display to provide better viewing..
|Stereoscopic image format with depth information|
A multi-view distribution format is described for stereoscopic and autostereoscopic 3d displays. In general, it comprises multi-tile image compression with the inclusion of one or more depth maps.
|System for delivering stereoscopic images|
A system 8 for delivering stereoscopic images for viewing without 3-d glasses being required comprises a video display element 1, an image direction element 4, a front holder element 5, a rear holder element 3, and a resolution enhancement element 2. The video display element 1 outputs a plurality of left-eye images and a plurality of right-eye images.
|Apparatus and method for determining a disparity estimate|
The invention relates to a method and an apparatus for determining a disparity value for an object located in or to be placed into a stereoscopic image pair having an associated disparity map. First an area to be analyzed in one of the stereoscopic images is determined then a histogram is built from disparity estimates of the associated disparity map that fall within the determined area.
|Image projection apparatus|
The present disclosure may provide an image projection apparatus including a light source configured to generate a light bundle, a display element configured to form an image using the light bundle, and a illumination system disposed between the light source and the display element, wherein the illumination system includes a plurality of lenses disposed to illuminate the light bundle to the display element, and a polarization forming unit disposed between the plurality of lenses to convert the light bundle into polarized light in the illumination system so as to implement stereoscopic images.. .
|System, method, and apparatus for enhancing stereoscopic images|
The ability of some people to perceive simulated stereoscopic images or even actual stereoscopic images can be enhanced by treating the two eyes differently. The disclosed system can enhance stereoscopic images by selectively modifying the incoming images using right/left differentiation filter.
An adapter system for displaying and recording stereoscopic images from a single lens optic device and methods of producing stereoscopic images using such an adapter are provided herein. The adapter system utilizes an active stereoscopic shutter mounted along the optical path of the single lens optic device, such as, for example, a microscope or an endoscope, to provide a stereoscopic image to a video or still camera mounted along the same optical path..
|Method of displaying three-dimensional stereoscopic image and display apparatus performing the method|
A method of displaying three-dimensional stereoscopic image includes displaying n viewpoint images on n sub-pixels, emitting the n viewpoint images through a dynamic conversion panel on which a emission unit is defined, controlling a sub-area to emit the n viewpoint images onto n×m viewpoint positions if observers are plural, and moving the emission unit to a position determined according to an observer's position if the observer is single, and then emitting the n viewpoint images to the observer's position. The dots are consecutive in a row direction of a display panel.
|Image processing method for stereoscopic images|
An image processing method for stereoscopic images includes providing image data of a first visual angle image and image data of a second visual angle image; performing first image processing to the image data of the second visual angle image according to performance of a first display parameter of the image data of the first visual angle image on a display panel, for adjusting performance of the first display parameter of the image data of the second visual angle image on the display panel to correspond to the performance of the first display parameter of the image data of the first visual image on the display panel; and displaying the first visual angle image and the second visual angle image after the first image processing.. .
|Methods and devices for producing an enhanced image|
Methods and devices for producing an enhanced image are described. In one example aspect, a method includes: providing a three-dimensional operating mode in which stereoscopic images are obtained using a first camera and a second camera; and providing a two-dimensional operating mode and while operating within the two-dimensional operating mode: receiving substantially simultaneously captured two-dimensional images from the first camera and the second camera; and merging the two-dimensional images to produce an enhanced two-dimensional image..
|Stereoscopic projection systems and methods for employing spatial multiplexing at an intermediate image plane|
Proposed are various embodiments of projection systems that generally provide stereoscopic images. The projection systems act to split a spatially separated image in a stereoscopic image frame and superimpose the left- and right-eye images on a projection screen with orthogonal polarization states.
|Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and image processing program|
[solving means] when at least one of a direction and a position of a stereoscopic image included in a display image is changed, a generator (2) extracts a stereoscopic image corresponding to at least one of the direction and the position after the change from a plurality of stereoscopic images included in stereoscopic image data (3) being data including a plurality of stereoscopic images different in at least one of a direction and a position of a viewpoint, and generates display image data being data of a display image including the extracted stereoscopic image.. .
|Display device for displaying stereoscopic images|
A display device for displaying stereoscopic images is provided, wherein partial stereoscopic images are generated in spectral ranges at least partially different from each other, and wherein narrow-band emitting emission elements are present for generating images, and wherein different emission elements are present for generating spectrally narrow-band optical radiation in different spectral ranges, of which at least one comprises a light-converting material excited by an excitation element for emitting optical radiation.. .
|Apparatus and method for efficient viewer-centric depth adjustment based on virtual fronto-parallel planar projection in stereoscopic images|
Provided is an image processing apparatus and method for adjusting a depth of stereoscopic images including a plane determining unit to determine a first predetermined plane parallel to a first image, a depth adjusting unit to determine a second point by projecting a first point of the first image onto the first plane in a direction of a first viewer's viewpoint associated with the first image, to determine a third point by moving the second point, according to a depth adjustment value, and to determine a fourth point by projecting the third point onto the first image in a direction from the first viewer's viewpoint to the third point, and an image synthesizing unit to generate a second image which represents the depth adjusted scene obtained from the first image by determining a color value of the fourth point.. .
|Stereoscopic projection system employing spatial multiplexing at an intermediate image plane|
Projection systems and methods for providing stereoscopic images viewed through passive polarizing eyewear. The systems relate to projectors that create left and right eye images simultaneously and often as side-by-side images on the image modulator.
|Systems and methods for modifying stereoscopic images|
Various embodiments are disclosed for modifying stereoscopic images. One embodiment is a method implemented in an image processing device for modifying stereoscopic images.
|System for displaying stereoscopic images|
The present invention relates to a system for displaying stereoscopic microscope images, including a display screen (130) and a computer device (120) for computing or providing stereoscopic images from monoscopic images. The computer device (120) has an evaluator configured to evaluate the stereoscopic perceptibility of the computed or provided stereoscopic images and, in case that it is determined that at least one region of a stereoscopic image cannot be stereoscopically perceived, for replacing the computed or provided stereoscopic image with a monoscopic image in this region..
|Embedding and decoding three-dimensional watermarks into stereoscopic images|
Disclosed inventions relates to methods and systems for encoding at least one watermark into a stereoscopic conjugate pair of images. An example method comprises the step of encoding the at least one watermark by shifting selected pixels of said pair of images in one or more directions.
|Stereoscopic image displaying system and method|
A stereoscopic image displaying system and method are disclosed. The system comprises a display panel for periodically displaying a left-eye image and a right-eye image; a backlight plate that is divided into a plurality of regional light sources from top to bottom; a backlight controller for providing control signals to turn on the regional light sources, wherein in one image frame displaying period, the time points for turning on the respective regional light sources are different from each other, and turn-on durations are different from each other as well; and a pair of shutter glasses comprising a left-piece eyeglass and a right-piece eyeglass that are periodically and alternatively turned on and of for respectively receiving the left-eye image and the right-eye image.
|Mobile terminal and control method thereof|
A mobile terminal and a control method of the mobile terminal are disclosed. A mobile terminal and a control method of the mobile terminal according to the present invention comprises a memory storing captured stereoscopic images; a display displaying the stored stereoscopic images; and a controller obtaining at least one information of a user viewing the display and changing attributes of the stereoscopic images according to the obtained information of the user and displaying the attribute-changed images.
|Stereoscopic glasses using tilted filters|
Filter glasses for use by an observer of a stereoscopic digital display system that displays stereoscopic images including first-eye images and second-eye images. The filter glasses include a first-eye filter that substantially transmits light from the first-eye images and blocks light from the second-eye images, and a second-eye filter that substantially transmits light from the second-eye images and blocks light from the second-eye images.
|Filter glasses for spectral stereoscopic projection system|
Filter glasses for use with a stereoscopic digital display system that displays stereoscopic images including left-eye images and right-eye images. The first-eye images are formed using red, green and blue first-eye light emitters having corresponding spectral bands with red, green and blue first-eye central wavelengths, λr1, λg1 and λb1.
|Stereoscopic glasses using dichroic and absorptive layers|
Filter glasses for use with a stereoscopic digital display system that displays stereoscopic images including left-eye images and right-eye images. The left-eye images are formed with light in a plurality of left-eye spectral bands, and the right-eye images are formed with light in a corresponding plurality of spectrally-adjacent right-eye spectral bands.
|Stereoscopic projection system using tunable light emitters|
A stereoscopic digital projection system that projects stereoscopic images including first-eye images and second-eye images. The system includes one or more narrow-band, solid-state, tunable light emitters, each being controllable to alternately provide emitted light in a first state in a corresponding first spectral band and emitted light in a second state in a corresponding second spectral band.
|Apparatus for enhancing stereoscopic images|
The ability of some people to perceive simulated stereoscopic images or even actual stereoscopic images can be enhanced by treating the two eyes differently. The disclosed system can enhance stereoscopic images by selectively modifying the incoming images using right/left differentiation filter.
|Stereoscopic image data creating device, stereoscopic image data reproducing device, and file management method|
Conventional methods have been unable to display stereoscopic images that are safe and have a high degree of freedom because only one type of maximum parallax and one type of minimum parallax are transmitted with a 3-dimensional image. This stereoscopic image data creating device, this stereoscopic image data reproducing device, and this file management method are characterized by comprising: multiplexing 3d information that includes a plurality of sets of image data corresponding to each of a plurality of points of view, a first maximum parallax as the maximum value of a parallax determined geometrically from a mechanism of imaging portion, a first minimum parallax representing a parallax at the position of a subject at the closet distance from the imaging portion as the limit of the suitable parallax range from the mechanism of the imaging portion, a second maximum parallax as the maximum value of the parallax of the actually generated stereoscopic image, and a second minimum parallax as the minimum value of the parallax of the actually generated stereoscopic image; handling the data as a single set of stereoscopic image data; and determining whether the parallax can be adjusted, a stereoscopic image can be displayed, or the like using the 3d information to allow a stereoscopic image to be displayed safer and in a more agreeable manner..
|Spectral stereoscopic projection system|
A stereoscopic digital projection system that projects stereoscopic images including first-eye images and second-eye images onto a display surface. The first-eye images are formed using red, green and blue first-eye light emitters having corresponding spectral bands with red, green and blue first-eye central wavelengths, λr1, λg1 and λb1.
|System and method for adjusting perceived depth of stereoscopic images|
A system and method for adjusting the perceived depth of stereoscopic images are provided. The system includes a disparity estimator, a disparity processor and a warping engine.
|Automated detection and correction of stereoscopic edge violations|
Pixel-based and region-based methods, computer program products, and systems for detecting, flagging, highlighting on a display, and automatically fixing edge violations in stereoscopic images and video. The highlighting and display methods involve signed, clamped subtraction of one image of a stereo image pair from the other image, with the subtraction preferably isolated to a region of interest near the lateral edges.
|Stereoscopic image shooting and display quality evaluation system and method applicable thereto|
A stereoscopic image shooting system including an image shooting module and a score evaluation module is provided. The image shooting module is used for shooting a plurality of multi-view images of an object.
|Stereoscopic display system using illumination detector|
A stereoscopic display system for displaying stereoscopic image data includes an illumination system that provides a temporal sequence of illumination from left-eye and right-eye light sources having different optical properties, and a monochrome reflective display system including a directly-viewable display surface having display pixels with a controllable reflectance. The display system detects an active one of the left-eye and right-eye light sources and controls the reflectance of the display pixels according to image data for corresponding left-eye and right eye images.
|Stereoscopic display system using light-source detector|
A stereoscopic display system for displaying stereoscopic image data includes an illumination system that provides a temporal sequence of illumination from left-eye and right-eye light sources having different optical properties, and a monochrome reflective display system including a directly-viewable display surface having display pixels with a controllable reflectance. The illumination system is selectively connectable to the display.
|Methods and apparatus for coherent manipulation and stylization of stereoscopic images|
Methods and apparatus for coherent manipulation and stylization of stereoscopic images. A stereo image manipulation method may use the disparity map for a stereo image pair to divide the left and right images into a set of slices, each of which is the portion of the images that correspond to a certain, small depth range.
|Mobile device with three dimensional augmented reality|
A method for determining an augmented reality scene by a mobile device includes estimating 3d geometry and lighting conditions of the sensed scene based on stereoscopic images captured by a pair of imaging devices. The device accesses intrinsic calibration parameters of a pair of imaging devices of the device independent of a sensed scene of the augmented reality scene.
|Collimated stereo display system|
A collimated stereo display system is provided. The system comprises: an image generator enabled to provide a stream of stereoscopic images comprising left eye images and right eye images; at least one image modulator enabled to receive the stream of stereoscopic images from the image generator and form light into the stereoscopic images for viewing at a viewing apparatus for filtering the light into the left eye images and the right eye images respectively thereby providing a three dimensional rendering of the stereoscopic images when viewed through the viewing apparatus; and, collimation apparatus enabled to receive and collimate the light from the at least one image modulator, such that rays of light are substantially parallel when the stereoscopic images are received at the viewing apparatus..
|Method for detecting a target in stereoscopic images by learning and statistical classification on the basis of a probability law|
A method for the detection of a target present in at least two images of the same scene acquired simultaneously by different cameras comprises, under development conditions, a prior target-learning step, said learning step including a step of modeling of the data x corresponding to an area of interest in the images by a distribution law p such that p(x)=p(x2d,x3d,xt)=p(x2d)p(x3d)p(xt) where x2d are the luminance data in the area of interest, x3d are the depth data in the area of interest, and xt are the movement data in the area of interest. The method also comprises, under operating conditions, a simultaneous step of classification of objects present in the images, the target being regarded as detected when an object is classified as being one of the targets learnt during the learning step.
|Stereoscopic panorama image synthesizing device, multi-eye imaging device and stereoscopic panorama image synthesizing method|
A method of the subject matter includes: performing projective transform of a plurality of left images and right images acquired from a plurality of stereoscopic images onto an identical projection surface separately; detecting respective corresponding points in overlapping areas between the left images and between the right images; setting a stereoscopic image in which a main subject has been detected, as a first reference stereoscopic image; with reference to the left image and the projective-transformed right image having been acquired from the first reference stereoscopic image, performing geometric deformation of adjacent left and right images such that the corresponding points between the reference left image and the adjacent left image are matched, and the corresponding points between the reference right image and the adjacent right image are matched; and synthesizing right and left panorama images based on the first reference stereoscopic images and the geometrically-deformed right and left images.. .
|Image processing device, imaging capturing device, and method for processing image|
An image processing device includes an imaging unit that acquires stereoscopic images formed by a plurality of viewpoint images, an operation unit that acquires a zoom value, a parallax amount calculation unit that calculates a parallax amount of each pixel between the plurality of viewpoint images, and a parallax amount correction unit that corrects the parallax amount of each pixel of the stereoscopic images according to the parallax amount of each pixel calculated by the parallax amount calculation unit and the zoom value.. .
|Image rendering device, image rendering method, and image rendering program for rendering stereoscopic images|
An image rendering device realizes stereoscopic viewing of composite images generated by compositing background three-dimensional models and foreground three-dimensional models each defined in three-dimensional modeling space. A texture mapping unit converts background image data into two or more viewpoint textures and maps each viewpoint texture to a background three-dimensional model in the three-dimensional modeling space.
|Image transfer apparatus and method|
An image transfer apparatus comprises an input operable to receive a signal comprising two non-stereoscopic images for different respective viewpoints of a virtual environment, a first output and a second output, and a signal splitter logic, and in which the signal splitter logic is operable to extract and separate the two non-stereoscopic images from the received signal, to format each of the two separated images for reception by a respective conventional 2d to display, and to output to the first output and the second output a respective signal comprising one of the two separate images.. .
|Apparatus and method for correcting stereoscopic image using matching information|
An apparatus for correcting a stereoscopic image using matching information, includes: a matching information visualizer receiving input of original stereoscopic images and intuitive matching information and visualizing a pair of stereoscopic images based on the intuitive matching information; a correction information processor obtaining a statistical camera parameter based on the intuitive matching information and correcting the received stereoscopic image using the statistical camera parameter; and an error allowable controller providing allowable error information to the correction information processor in consideration of an error allowable degree according to a selected time from the received intuitive matching information and preset human factor guide information, to extract a correlation between stereoscopic images using a stereoscopic image and provided information, thereby helping such that an erroneously photographed image is correctly photographed or correcting the image such that the erroneously photographed image is correctly interpreted, which leads to minimization of visual fatigue.. .
|Autostereoscopic display with planar pass-through|
A method and system for presenting both autostereoscopic images and planar images in a single display is disclosed. The design comprises processing the planar images received in the form of planar image data.
|Method of storing or transmitting auto-stereoscopic images|
A method of preparing a file representing a multi-view image for 3d auto-stereoscopic viewing whereby the individual view images are reduced to a resolution equivalent to that observed for an individual view. The resolution reduction is achieved by selecting the individual sub-pixels that would be remain after applying a mask to full-resolution images.
|System and method of detecting and correcting an improper rendering condition in stereoscopic images|
In some embodiments, a method of rendering stereoscopic images includes receiving a plurality of stereoscopic image frames to be rendered on a display screen, detecting the occurrence of an improper rendering condition in the stereoscopic image frames, and performing an action for protecting a viewer's vision when the improper rendering condition is detected. In other embodiments, systems of rendering stereoscopic images are also described..
|Stereoscopic panorama image creating apparatus, stereoscopic panorama image creating method, stereoscopic panorama image reproducing apparatus, stereoscopic panorama image reproducing method, and recording medium|
In a stereoscopic panorama image creating method according to an embodiment of the presently disclosed subject matter, a plurality of stereoscopic images formed of left images and right images continuously shot with a stereoscopic imaging apparatus 1 being moved in one direction, the left images of the stereoscopic images are synthesized together and the right images thereof are synthesized together to create a stereoscopic panorama image, corresponding points of the stereoscopic images are detected, an image shift amount for setting a parallax of each corresponding point at a predetermined value is calculated, and information about the corresponding point and the image shift amount are recorded in association with the stereoscopic panorama image.. .
|Method for displaying stereoscopic images and image display apparatus thereof|
The present disclosure relates to a method for displaying stereoscopic images and image display apparatus thereof, the displaying method includes producing a depth map using left eye images and right eye images; adjusting depth values of the produced depth map according to any one of a plurality of depth level adjustment modes; and displaying the stereoscopic images using the adjusted depth values, wherein the depth level adjustment modes include a forward 3d depth adjustment mode increasing the depth levels representing perspective of objects included in the stereoscopic images, a backward 3d depth adjustment mode reducing the depth levels and a bi-directional 3d depth adjustment mode simultaneously increasing and reducing the depth levels.. .
|Image display apparatus and method for operating the same|
An image display apparatus and a method for controlling the same are provided. The method includes displaying at least one of a left-eye object or a right-eye object when the image display apparatus has entered a 3-dimensional (3d) mode, displaying a movement amount object indicating the amount of movement of pixel arrangement of the at least one of the left-eye object or the right-eye object, receiving a pixel arrangement movement amount input through the movement amount object, and changing at least one pixel of the displayed left-eye object to a pixel of the right-eye object and displaying the changed pixel or changing at least one pixel of the displayed right-eye object to a pixel of the left-eye object and displaying the changed pixel according to the pixel arrangement movement amount input.