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Richard J Taylor: Video processing system. Micro Consultants, William Anthony Drucker, April 3, 1979: US04148070 (180 worldwide citation)

A video processing system comprises an analogue to digital converter for receiving a video signal and converting the signal into digital form. A digital frame store receives and stores the converted video data. Store addressing means address locations within the frame store to write in and read out ...


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Peter Colin Michael: Video assignment systems. Micro Consultants, William Anthony Drucker, May 24, 1977: US04025947 (93 worldwide citation)

An assignment system adapted to accommodate video and audio signals is provided with a digital cross-point switching matrix which is controlled by a control device which enables connections between selected inputs and outputs of said matrix. The input signals are first applied to analog-to-digital c ...


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Peter C Michael, Richard J Taylor, Martin R Trump: Picture processing system for television. Micro Consultants, Dowell and Dowell, July 31, 1979: US04163249 (90 worldwide citation)

A T.V. picture processing system comprising an input arrangement for receiving T.V. picture information and converting it into a form suitable for an input processor. The input processor modifies the size of the picture from information received from the input arrangement. A store is provided for st ...


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Richard J Taylor, Phillip P Bennett: Digital still picture storage system with size change facility. Micro Consultants, Dowell & Dowell, November 24, 1981: US04302776 (79 worldwide citation)

A digital picture storage system with various facilities including size change. The system includes real time frame storage and a non-real time store expediently provided as disc storage. The size change mechanism has access to the data in the non-real time domain to allow size change techniques to ...


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Anthony D Searby: Video image processing system. Micro Consultants, Dowell & Dowell, November 27, 1984: US04485402 (62 worldwide citation)

A video processing system including a number of frame stores with common highways. A number of input ports together with a computer have access to the input highway via buffers and the output ports together with the computer have access to the output highway via buffers. Each port together with the ...


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Peter C Michael, Richard J Taylor, Martin R Trump: Video noise reduction. Micro Consultants, Dowell & Dowell, December 16, 1980: US04240106 (50 worldwide citation)

A video noise reduction system including a coefficient modifier for modifying at least a portion of the incoming video information. Video storage is provided to store the modified information and an adder is provided for adding at least a portion of incoming picture information with at least a porti ...


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Peter C Michael, Richard J Taylor, Paul R N Kellar: T.V. Picture freeze system. Micro Consultants, Dowell & Dowell, June 9, 1981: US04272787 (48 worldwide citation)

A T.V. picture freeze system capable of capturing a video frame comprising first and second fields. Movement is detected between fields for each picture point and data indicative of any movement is stored and is used on read out to determine whether the picture information is taken from a single fie ...


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Richard J Taylor: Video store. Micro Consultants, Dowell & Dowell, January 8, 1980: US04183058 (47 worldwide citation)

A video data store including at least one storage device containing a plurality of storage elements together with input and output data latches. A queueing control receives write and read store commands and temporarily holds the command if a store cycle is in progress. Timing means receive the write ...


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Peter C Michael: T.V. Special effects generator. Micro Consultants, Dowell & Dowell, June 8, 1982: US04334245 (44 worldwide citation)

A T.V. special effects generator which includes a store for a video image and a coefficient processor connected to the store which synthesises picture points from the stored video image to provide a processed image which has a shape dependent on mask data controlling this picture point synthesis whi ...


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Richard J Taylor, Paul R N Kellar, Neil R Hinson: Video picture processing apparatus and method. Micro Consultants, Dowell & Dowell, March 13, 1984: US04437121 (38 worldwide citation)

A processing system for effecting angular displacement of at least part of a television picture. The picture is subdivided into picture areas each containing a plurality of picture points and a number of storage devices respectively receive information on each picture point within the area at a desi ...