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Apparatus and method for inpainting three-dimensional stereoscopic image

Industrial Technology Research Institute

Apparatus and method for inpainting three-dimensional stereoscopic image

System and method for three-dimensional visualization of geographical data

Vision Iii Imaging

System and method for three-dimensional visualization of geographical data

System and method for three-dimensional visualization of geographical data

Korea Institute Of Science And Technology

3-dimensional displaying apparatus using line light source


Date/App# patent app List of recent Stereoscopic Images-related patents
07/16/15
20150198814 
 Stereoscopic display method patent thumbnailStereoscopic display method
A stereoscopic display method includes the following acts. A plurality of stereoscopic images are provided by providing a plurality of stereoscopic display panels.
Au Optronics Corporation


07/09/15
20150193965 
 Apparatus and  inpainting three-dimensional stereoscopic image patent thumbnailApparatus and inpainting three-dimensional stereoscopic image
An apparatus and a method for rendering three-dimensional stereoscopic images are provided. The apparatus comprises a multi-view processor, an object device, a depth device, and a block filling device.
Industrial Technology Research Institute


07/02/15
20150187132 
 System and  three-dimensional visualization of geographical data patent thumbnailSystem and three-dimensional visualization of geographical data
A method of using a computer to generate virtual autostereoscopic images from a three-dimensional digital data set is provided. The method includes establishing a first point of view and field of view of a subject volume including a region of interest.
Vision Iii Imaging, Inc.


06/25/15
20150181206 
 3-dimensional displaying apparatus using line light source patent thumbnail3-dimensional displaying apparatus using line light source
The present disclosure relates to a 3-dimensional displaying apparatus using line light sources, which includes: a display panel having a plurality of pixels; a backlight panel having a plurality of line light sources disposed to be spaced apart from each other by a predetermined distance, the backlight panel being spaced apart from one surface of the display panel; and a distance-adjusting unit for adjusting a distance between the backlight unit and the display panel. According to the present disclosure, it is possible to display autostereoscopic images which may minimize the quality deterioration of the 3-dimensional images according to the change of distance from an observer to the 3-dimensional displaying apparatus, which is a problem of a displaying apparatus implementing 3-dimensional images by using a general parallax separating unit..
Korea Institute Of Science And Technology


06/25/15
20150181205 
 3-dimensional displaying apparatus using line light source patent thumbnail3-dimensional displaying apparatus using line light source
The present disclosure relates to a 3-dimensional displaying apparatus using line light sources, which includes: a display panel having a plurality of pixels; a backlight panel having a plurality of line light sources disposed to be spaced apart from each other by a predetermined distance, the backlight panel being spaced apart from one surface of the display panel; and a distance-adjusting unit for adjusting a distance between the backlight unit and the display panel. According to the present disclosure, it is possible to display autostereoscopic images which may minimize the quality deterioration of the 3-dimensional images according to the change of distance from an observer to the 3-dimensional displaying apparatus, which is a problem of a displaying apparatus implementing 3-dimensional images by using a general parallax separating unit..
Korea Institute Of Science And Technology


06/25/15
20150181197 
 Stereo imaging using disparate imaging devices patent thumbnailStereo imaging using disparate imaging devices
Stereo imaging can be provided on an electronic device without the need for two matched, high resolution, large format cameras. In various embodiments, two or more cameras of disparate types can be used to capture stereoscopic images.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.


03/12/15
20150071527 
 Patient monitor and method patent thumbnailPatient monitor and method
A patient monitoring system can include stereoscopic cameras connected to a computer which includes a 3d position determination module operable to process stereoscopic images of a patient to identify 3d positions of a plurality of points on the surface of an imaged patient. A target model store can store a target model including data identifying 3d positions of a set of vertices of a triangulated 3d wire mesh model and connectivity indicative of connections between vertices.
Vision Rt Limited


02/19/15
20150049175 
 Display device patent thumbnailDisplay device
Provided are a display device and polarizing glasses. The display device allows a user to wear polarizing glasses including a positive or negative uniaxial retardation layer and observe stereoscopic images.
Lg Chem, Ltd.


02/19/15
20150049173 
 Method and  capturing stereoscopic images patent thumbnailMethod and capturing stereoscopic images
An apparatus is provided for capturing a stereoscopic image comprising: a housing having a first image-capturing hole and a second image-capturing hole separated from each other by a predetermined distance, wherein the first image-capturing hole and the second image-capturing hole respectively project a first image and a second image onto a camera module of an electronic device; a first reflector mounted on one inner wall of the housing for reflecting the first image; a second reflector mounted on another inner wall of the housing for reflecting the second image; and a light delivery portion for sequentially delivering the first image and the second image to the camera module.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


02/05/15
20150035954 
 Apparatus and  adjusting stereoscopic images in response to head roll patent thumbnailApparatus and adjusting stereoscopic images in response to head roll
A stereoscopic display includes: a sensor configured to detect head roll of a viewer; and an image renderer coupled to the sensor and configured to adjust a 3d image according to the detected head roll.. .
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.


02/05/15
20150035821 

Stereoscopic online web content creation and rendering


Improved techniques are presented for generating stereoscopic image of 2d web pages. In accordance with an exemplary embodiment, a stereo-enhancing annotation tool is provided and used to generate intermediate html source code.
Equldp Limited


01/22/15
20150022631 

Content-aware display adaptation methods and editing interfaces and methods for stereoscopic images


Content-aware display adaptation methods for stereoscopic images and editing interfaces and methods are provided. First, the saliency maps are estimated for stereoscopic images.
Htc Corporation


01/15/15
20150018842 

Systems and methods for frameless image-guided biopsy and therapeutic intervention


A system and a method of performing a frameless image-guided biopsy uses imaging, a six-dimensional robotic couch system, a laser guidance system, an optical distance indicator, and a needle control apparatus. A planning ct scan is made of the patient with stereotactic fiduciary markers to localize and produce digitally reconstructed radiographs.
Voxel Rad, Ltd.


01/15/15
20150015675 

Device for 3d display of photo finish image


An imaging device for a photo finish system, including a first camera aligned on a finish line and a mechanism for display of three dimensional stereoscopic images.. .
Swiss Timing Ltd


01/01/15
20150002764 

Wide angle viewing device


A device for wide angle viewing, comprising of goggles made of opaque material which has been installed with at least one vector light source (vls). The vector light source is a light source which emits a narrow light beam only in one pointing direction.

12/25/14
20140375779 

Method for measuring recognition warping about a three-dimensional image


The invention relates to a method for measuring recognition warping with respect to a three-dimensional (3d) image. The method according to the invention comprises: (a) a step of selecting any one from a plurality of 3d parameters for a scale for recognizing a 3d image in a 3d manner; (b) a step of displaying a test stereoscopic image corresponding to the selected 3d parameter on a screen; (c) a step of displaying, on a screen, a plurality of sample images obtained by varying the value of the selected 3d parameter for the test stereoscopic image; (d) a step of selecting at least one of the plurality of sample images; and (e) a step of performing the steps (b) to (d) at least two times on different test stereoscopic images, and measuring a 3d recognition scale for the selected 3d parameter based on the sample image selected in the step (d).
Catholic University Industry Academic Cooperation Foundation


12/25/14
20140375663 

Interleaved tiled rendering of stereoscopic scenes


Embodiments are disclosed that relate to rendering tiles of stereoscopic images in an interleaved manner. For example, one disclosed embodiment provides a method comprising rendering a first tile of an image, and after rendering the first tile of the first image, rendering a first tile of a second image.

12/11/14
20140362194 

Image processing device, image processing method, and stereoscopic image display device


According to an embodiment, an image processing device includes a first detector, a calculator, and a determiner. The first detector is configured to detect a position of a viewer.

12/11/14
20140362181 

Digital broadcasting reception method and apparatus capable of displaying stereoscopic images


The present invention provides a digital broadcasting reception method, including the steps of: receiving and demultiplexing digital broadcasting signals including reference period and extension period video streams; determining the right/left information of the reference period and extension period video streams by using a descriptor included in at least one of a program map table (pmt), a terrestrial virtual channel table (tvct), a service description table (sdt), and an event information table (eit); decoding the reference period and extension period video streams; and controlling the decoded reference period and extension period video streams by using the right/left information.. .

12/04/14
20140354635 

Matching procedure and device for the digital modelling of objects by stereoscopic images


Matching procedure for the digital modelling of objects by means of stereoscopic images comprising at least the steps of acquiring a pair of stereoscopic images of an object to be reconstructed, of discretizing the object space according to an elevation direction (z) and for each primitive, of identifying a better elevation coordinate by means of the application of a similarity criterion to the stereoscopic images acquired.. .

11/27/14
20140347444 

Method and device for stereo base extension of stereoscopic images and image sequences


The invention relates to a method and a device for improving the depth impression of stereoscopic images and image sequences. In autostereoscopic multi-viewer display devices, generally a plurality of intermediate perspectives are generated, which lead to a reduced stereo base upon perception by the viewers.

11/06/14
20140327736 

External depth map transformation conversion of two-dimensional images to stereoscopic images


External depth map transformation method for conversion of two-dimensional images to stereoscopic images that provides increased artistic and technical flexibility and rapid conversion of movies for stereoscopic viewing. Embodiments of the invention convert a large set of highly granular depth information inherent in a depth map associated with a two-dimensional image to a smaller set of rotated planes associated with masked areas in the image.

10/30/14
20140320614 

Method and display for showing a stereoscopic image


A method of generating stereoscopic images and an autostereoscopic system are introduced. Stereoscopic images are obtained by generating, on a screen, a first image having a pattern comprising alternating columns of n left-image pixels or sub-pixels and of n right-image pixels or sub-pixels and a second image having a reversed pattern from the pattern of the first image.

10/30/14
20140320556 

Method of displaying stereoscopic images and related display device


During a frame period of a stereoscopic image, a corresponding left-eye image and a corresponding right-eye image are provided. The frame period is divided into four sub-frame periods.

10/23/14
20140313190 

Modifying perspective of stereoscopic images based on changes in user viewpoint


Modifying perspective of stereoscopic images provided by one or more displays based on changes in user viewpoint. The one or more displays may include a first display that is provided substantially horizontal for displaying 3d horizontal perspective images and/or a second display that is provided substantially vertical for displaying text or conventional images such as 2d images, or 3d vertical perspective images.

10/23/14
20140311381 

Cellulose acylate film


Provided is a cellulose acylate film for an optical film usable for optical compensation sheet, an optical filter for stereoscopic images, a polarizer and a liquid crystal display and the like.. .

10/16/14
20140307313 

Cleanable coating for projection screens


A method for providing a projection screen for receiving stereoscopic images may include providing a substrate with a contoured, reflective surface, wherein light reflected from the substrate substantially may undergo no more than a single reflection and may also include coating a first layer on the substrate with a contoured, reflective surface. The first layer may substantially maintain the same optical properties as the substrate without the first layer.

10/09/14
20140303437 

Stereo-endoscope device, stereo-endoscope system, and stereo-endoscope robot


Appropriate stereoscopic images of an affected site are easily acquired. Provided is a stereo-endoscope device that includes an inserted portion that can be inserted into a subject's body; two imaging devices that are disposed on the inserted portion with a space therebetween; driving units that change the relative angle of the optical axes of the imaging devices; a distance sensor for detecting the distance to the imaging devices from a treatment part of a treatment instrument that is inserted into the subject's body and is used to treat the affected site; and a swivel control section that controls the driving units based on insertion information of the treatment instrument, the insertion information including the distance detected by the distance sensor..

10/02/14
20140293007 

Method and image acquisition system for rendering stereoscopic images from monoscopic images


A method and an image acquisition system for rendering stereoscopic images from monoscopic images are provided. In the present method, an imaging unit of the image acquisition system is moved laterally back and forth to capture a plurality of images.

09/25/14
20140285484 

System of providing stereoscopic image to multiple users and method thereof


Provided are a system and method of simultaneously providing stereoscopic images to multiple users. The system includes at least one glasses unit, a stereoscopic image generating device configured to calculate spatial information of the at least one glasses unit, and generate the stereoscopic image corresponding to the spatial information of the at least one glasses unit, and a stereoscopic image providing device configured to project the stereoscopic image corresponding to the spatial information of the at least one glasses unit to provide the projected stereoscopic image to the at least one glasses unit.

09/18/14
20140282144 

Methods and displaying images on a head mounted display


System and methods are disclosed to selectively project individual ui elements of display images from stereoscopic hmds as monocular or stereoscopic images. An ui element may be tagged for rendering as a monocular image or as stereoscopic images with a stereo separation to create a perception of depth.

09/18/14
20140267632 

Stereoscopic microscope


Stereoscopic instruments for viewing stereoscopic images of objects at a range of magnifications are described. The stereoscopic instruments are arranged to provide an optical beam comprising light received from an object over a given angular range, and to split the optical beam into left and right optical beams each traversing a respective optical path.

09/11/14
20140253698 

System, apparatus, and 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.

09/11/14
20140253695 

System for distributing auto-stereoscopic images


A system for distributing auto-stereoscopic images, a parallax blocking mask and methods for producing a parallax blocking mask. A parallax blocking mask is provided as an “add-on” for an existing image display device having a flat panel type display screen.

08/28/14
20140240471 

Method, device and generating stereoscopic images using a non-stereoscopic camera


A method, device and apparatus for generating stereoscopic images using a non-stereoscopic camera. In one embodiment, a first image of a scene is captured using a non-stereoscopic camera of an electronic device.

08/14/14
20140225887 

Graphical system with enhanced stereopsis


A computer system that provides stereoscopic images is described. During operation, the computer system generates the stereoscopic images at a location corresponding to a viewing plane based on data having a discrete spatial resolution, where the stereoscopic images include image parallax.

08/07/14
20140218490 

Receiver-side adjustment of stereoscopic images


There is provided a video apparatus having a stereoscopic display associated therewith, the video apparatus arranged to: receive at least one image and at least one reference parameter associated with said image; calculate a baseline distance for synthesizing a view, the calculation based upon the received at least one reference parameter and at least one parameter of the stereoscopic display; synthesize at least one view using the baseline distance and the received at least one image; and send the received at least one image and the synthesized at least one image to the stereoscopic display for display.. .

08/07/14
20140218478 

Method and stereoscopic imaging


A device is disclosed that utilizes color or polarization to generate two separate images of the same object taken from the two perspectives that correspond to the left and right eyes of an observer. The two separate images are captured through a single camera objective (e.g., a single shutter camera), resulting in a single image with 3d information encoded in the color or polarization.

07/31/14
20140210950 

Systems and methods for multiview metrology


Described are systems and methods for measuring objects using stereoscopic imaging. After determining keypoints within a set of stereoscopic images, a user may select a desired object within an imaged scene to be measured.

07/17/14
20140198191 

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).

06/26/14
20140176687 

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.

06/26/14
20140176675 

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.

06/19/14
20140169660 

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.

06/19/14
20140168365 

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)..

06/19/14
20140168215 

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.

05/15/14
20140133024 

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.

05/08/14
20140125778 

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..

05/08/14
20140125650 

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.

05/01/14
20140118506 

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.

04/10/14
20140098100 

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.

04/03/14
20140092219 

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.

04/03/14
20140090984 

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.

03/27/14
20140088440 

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.

03/06/14
20140063187 

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.

02/27/14
20140057229 

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..

02/27/14
20140055581 

Device and 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.

01/30/14
20140029860 

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.

01/30/14
20140028717 

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..

01/23/14
20140022342 

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.

01/09/14
20140009827 

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.. .

12/26/13
20130342657 

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.

12/26/13
20130342641 

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..

11/28/13
20130315474 

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.. .

11/21/13
20130307939 

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..

11/14/13
20130300841 

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..

11/07/13
20130294684 

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.

10/24/13
20130278733 

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.

10/17/13
20130272582 

Apparatus and 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.

10/10/13
20130265550 

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.. .

10/03/13
20130258463 

System, method, and 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.

10/03/13
20130258462 

Stereoscopic optics


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..

09/26/13
20130249896 

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.

09/19/13
20130243305 

Image processing 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.. .

09/19/13
20130242057 

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..

09/12/13
20130235284 

Stereoscopic projection 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.

09/12/13
20130235036 

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.. .

09/05/13
20130229448 

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.. .

09/05/13
20130229408 

Apparatus and 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.. .

08/29/13
20130222709 

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.

08/08/13
20130202221 

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.

08/08/13
20130201304 

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..

08/08/13
20130201284 

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.

08/01/13
20130194520 

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.

07/25/13
20130188021 

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.

07/18/13
20130182322 

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.

07/18/13
20130182321 

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.

07/18/13
20130182320 

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.

07/18/13
20130182226 

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.

07/18/13
20130182086 

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.

07/18/13
20130182078 

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..

07/18/13
20130181973 

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.

07/04/13
20130169748 

System and 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.

06/27/13
20130163855 

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.

06/20/13
20130155192 

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.

06/06/13
20130141784 

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.

06/06/13
20130141407 

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.

05/30/13
20130136337 

Methods and 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.

05/16/13
20130121559 

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.

05/16/13
20130120362 

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..



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Stereoscopic Images topics: Stereoscopic Images, Image Processing, Microscope, 3d Display, Enhancement, Liquid Crystal, Disparity Map, Contiguous, Multiplexing, Spatial Multiplexing, Differentiation, Processing Device, Backlight Control, Light Controller, Liquid Crystal Display

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