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Garland Stern: Three dimensional animation. New York Institute of Technology, Martin Novack, July 15, 1986: US04600919 (188 worldwide citation)

The disclosure is directed to an improved method and apparatus for generating a sequence of video frames representative of three-dimensional animation. A plurality of key frames are stored, each key frame including a common figure having one or more joints, and each joint having associated therewith ...


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Garland Stern: Apparatus for generating signals representing operator-selected portions of a scene. New York Institute of Technology, Martin Novack, February 19, 1980: US04189744 (78 worldwide citation)

The disclosure is directed to an apparatus for generating video-representative signals which represent one or more operator-selected portions of an existing scene. In accordance with the invention, frame storage means are provided for storing an array of elemental pixel values representative of the ...


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Garland Stern, David Millard, Casey Stack, Scott Huggins: Method and apparatus for graphical user interface interaction on a domed display. Spitz, Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel, January 19, 2016: US09239635

A graphical user interface is implemented as a human interface device which can directly sense where on a domed screen a user is pointing. The human interface device can be an optical pointing device which emits a beam of light, preferably produced using a laser, which can be tracked by a camera app ...