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Kenji Toyoda, Takao Watanabe, Hideya Inoue, Atsumi Kasuya, Yutaka Ichihara, Akira Miyaji, Katsumi Mizunoe: Electronic camera. Nippon Kogaku, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, June 26, 1984: US04456931 (154 worldwide citation)

Electronic camera comprises an image taking unit and a memory unit connected detachably. The image taking unit generates image signals corresponding to an object. The image signals are transmitted to the memory unit to be stored therein. The memory unit is detached from the image taking unit and con ...


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Kenji Toyoda, Takao Watanabe, Hideya Inoue, Atsumi Kasuya, Yutaka Ichihara, Akira Miyaji: Electronic photographic camera. Nippon Kogaku, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, December 13, 1983: US04420773 (143 worldwide citation)

An electronic photographic camera includes an imaging optical system operable to be focused to an object to be photographed, a solid state imaging sensing device including a plurality of light-receiving elements disposed in the imaging plane of the imaging optical system and capable of producing a c ...


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Tsugio Takahashi, Hitoshi Aoki, Yoshio Imura, Hidenori Miyamoto, Daiki Tsukahara, Noriyasu Kotani, Hideya Inoue, Jun Nagai: Camera with device for identifying used film magazine. Nikon Corporation, Shapiro and Shapiro, October 27, 1992: US05159365 (63 worldwide citation)

A camera capable of automatic film rewinding into the magazine, comprises an information recording device for recording at least information on use in an information recording portion formed at a predetermined position of the magazine loaded in the magazine chamber of the camera, an information dete ...


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Toshio Sosa, Hachiro Kanai, Norikazu Yokonuma, Daiki Tsukahara, Kiyosada Machida, Noriyasu Kotani, Minoru Kato, Hideya Inoue, Hidenori Miyamoto, Tadashi Otani, Yoshiaki Ohtsubo, Tatsuo Amanuma: Control device for preventing red-eye effect on camera. Nikon Corporation, Shapiro & Shapiro, March 21, 1995: US05400113 (53 worldwide citation)

A camera capable of operating in a red-eye prevention mode. The camera has an electronic flash device which is activated by a drive circuit in synchronization with the exposure. The electronic flash device also serve as a pre-light-emission device capable of performing pre-light-emission for the pur ...


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Daiki Tsukahara, Kiyosada Machida, Noriyasu Kotani, Minoru Kato, Hideya Inoue: Control device for preventing red-eye effect on camera. Nikon Corporation, Shapiro and Shapiro, September 29, 1998: US05815749 (46 worldwide citation)

A camera capable of operating in a red-eye prevention mode. The camera has an electronic flash device which is activated by a drive circuit in synchronization with the exposure. The electronic flash device also serve as a pre-light-emission device capable of performing pre-light-emission for the pur ...


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Tadao Takagi, Ken Utagawa, Toshimi Watanabe, Minoru Kato, Yoshihiro Takeuchi, Hideya Inoue: Apparatus for ordering to phototake with eye-detection. Nikon Corporation, Shapiro and Shapiro, September 14, 1993: US05245381 (40 worldwide citation)

A camera operation directing device includes an eye-gaze direction detection device for detecting a direction of an eye-gaze of an observer who is looking into a finder, in a predetermined eye-gaze operation area within the finder and for outputting an eye-gaze operation signal, and a photographic o ...


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Koshi Tabe, Masahiro Yamanaka, Toshio Tetsuka, Shingo Shiraishi, Hideya Inoue, Yusuke Nishimoto, Atsuhiro Emura: Bicycle chainring. Shimano, Global IP Counselors, March 30, 2010: US07686721 (34 worldwide citation)

A bicycle chainring is formed from a first member and an second member. The first member includes a center rotational axis, a crank attachment portion with a plurality of chainring attachment openings and an annular tooth portion with a plurality of chain engaging gear teeth. The second member dispo ...


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Tetsu Nonoshita, Hideya Inoue, Atsuhiro Emura: Bicycle sprocket. Shimano, Global IP Counselors, November 2, 2010: US07824287 (27 worldwide citation)

A bicycle sprocket is provided that has a sprocket ring part, a synthetic resin fastening part and at least one attachment part. The synthetic resin fastening part is non-movably coupled to the sprocket ring part at a location radially inwardly of the sprocket teeth relative to the rotation axis. Th ...


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Masaaki Yanagisawa, Tetsuro Goto, Naoki Tomino, Tsutomu Wakabayashi, Yoshio Matsuzawa, Kazuyuki Kazami, Koichi Daitoku, Akira Ezawa, Toshio Sosa, Kazuto Otsuka, Hideya Inoue: Initial mode setting device for camera. Nikon Corporation, Shapiro and Shapiro, October 27, 1992: US05159364 (27 worldwide citation)

There is disclosed a camera equipped with a mode setting device which counts the number of uses of each of plural modes, and sets the most frequently used mode as the initial mode. At the phototaking operation, the camera is set at such most frequently used mode. The above-mentioned plural modes can ...


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Kazuyuki Kazami, Naoki Tomino, Hideya Inoue: Camera reading information applied to a film unit. Nikon Corporation, Shapiro and Shapiro, December 26, 1995: US05479226 (21 worldwide citation)

A camera is provided in which when a film unit exposed up to a midroll frame in one wind mode is reloaded, the exposure of the film unit can be continued in another wind mode without causing double exposure. The camera discriminates whether the next frame adjacent to an exposed frame which has just ...