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Lawrence A Ray, Henry Nicponski: Face detecting camera and method. Eastman Kodak Company, David M Woods, Pamela R Crocker, September 6, 2005: US06940545 (323 worldwide citation)

A method for determining the presence of a face from image data includes a face detection algorithm having two separate algorithmic steps: a first step of prescreening image data with a first component of the algorithm to find one or more face candidate regions of the image based on a comparison bet ...


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Henry Nicponski: Method and system for processing images for themed imaging services. Eastman Kodak Company, David M Woods, April 25, 2006: US07035467 (222 worldwide citation)

In a method for determining the general semantic theme of a group of images, whereby each digitized image is identified as belonging to a specific group of images, one or more image feature measurements are extracted from each of the digitized images in an image group, and then used to produce an in ...


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Henry Nicponski: In-plane rotation invariant object detection in digitized images. Eastman Kodak Company, Robert Luke Walker, September 25, 2007: US07274832 (116 worldwide citation)

In methods, systems, and computer program products for locating a regularly configured object within a digital image, a plurality of primary rotated integral images of the digital image are computed. Each primary rotated integral image has a different in-plane rotation. A set of secondary rotated in ...


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Henry Nicponski: Method and apparatus for modifying electronic image data. Eastman Kodak Company, Francis H Boos Jr, October 26, 1999: US05974189 (78 worldwide citation)

An electronic reproduction apparatus is provided with a modeling routine that includes the steps of identifying a portion of an electronic image to be modified; defining an optical axis, a projection point, a density contour shape and a density gradient profile within the portion of the electronic i ...


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Richard A Simon, Tomasz Matraszek, Mark R Bolin, Henry Nicponski: Method and system for enhancing portrait images. Eastman Kodak Company, David M Woods, July 25, 2006: US07082211 (61 worldwide citation)

A retouching method for enhancing an appearance of a face located in a digital image involves acquiring a digital image containing one or more faces and detecting a location of facial feature points in the faces, where the facial feature points include points identifying salient features such as ski ...


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Shoupu Chen, Henry Nicponski, Lawrence A Ray: Method and system for face detection in digital images. Eastman Kodak Company, David M Woods, March 24, 2009: US07508961 (34 worldwide citation)

A digital image processing method for detecting faces in a digital color image comprises the steps of: providing a distributed face detection system having complementary classifiers, wherein the classifiers are complementary in a frequency domain; selecting classifier parameters for the complementar ...


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Lawrence A Ray, Henry Nicponski: Face detecting camera and method. Eastman Kodak Company, Pamela R Crocker, September 1, 2009: US07583294 (17 worldwide citation)

A method for determining the presence of a face from image data utilizes at least first and second algorithms. The first algorithm prescreens the image data, by determining a plurality of face candidates utilizing a pattern matching technique that identifies image windows likely to contain faces bas ...


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Henry Nicponski: Computer aided disease detection system for multiple organ systems. Carestream Health, March 2, 2010: US07672497 (13 worldwide citation)

A computer aided disease detection system and method for multiple organ systems. The method performs computer aided examination of digital medical images. A patient exam type of a digital medical image is determined. Based on the patient exam type, one or more of a plurality of knowledge based anato ...


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David R Cok, Henry Nicponski: Airbrush modeling routine for an electric image reproduction system. Eastman Kodak Company, Parkhurst Wendel & Rossi, January 4, 1994: US05276510 (3 worldwide citation)

An improved airbrush modeling routine is disclosed that can be implemented in a conventional electronic image reproduction system. The improved airbrush modeling routine incorporates an interpolation function with velocity smoothing to provide improved sampling of brush location during airbrushing o ...


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Lawrence A Ray, Richard A Simon, Henry Nicponski, Edward B Gindele: Method for lung lesion location identification. Carestream Health, April 3, 2012: US08150113 (3 worldwide citation)

A method and a system are disclosed for labeling an anatomical point associated with a lesion in an organ such as a lung. The method includes: a segmentation of a vessel tree anatomical structure starting from an autonomously determined initial image point; labeling the vessel segments of the vessel ...