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John Ellenby, Thomas William Ellenby: Electro-optic vision system which exploits position and attitude. Criticom Corporation, Page Lohr Associates, September 29, 1998: US05815411 (322 worldwide citation)

The present invention is generally concerned with electronic vision devices and methods, and is specifically concerned with image augmentation in combination with navigation, position, and attitude devices. In the simplest form, devices of the invention can be envisioned to include six major compone ...


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Thomas William Ellenby, John Ellenby, Peter Malcolm Ellenby, Jeffrey Alan Jay, Joseph Page: Pointing systems for addressing objects. Geo Vector Corporation, Page Lomr Associates, April 18, 2006: US07031875 (229 worldwide citation)

Systems are arranged to provide a user information which relates to objects of interest. A user may point a hand held device toward an object to address it. The device determines which objects are being addressed by making position and attitude measurements and further a reference and search of a da ...


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John Ellenby, Thomas W Ellenby, Peter Ellenby, Joseph Page: Computer vision system with a graphic user interface and remote camera control. Criticom, Page Lohr, March 14, 2000: US06037936 (204 worldwide citation)

Computer vision systems provide a user a view of a scene whereby an image of the scene may have been augmented with information generated by a computer. Computer vision systems of the present invention include graphical user interfaces which have been discovered to operably interact with geometric c ...


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John Ellenby, Thomas Ellenby, Peter Ellenby: Vision system for viewing a sporting event. Geovector Corporation, Page Lohr, February 29, 2000: US06031545 (194 worldwide citation)

The systems combine images of a real scene with computer generated imagery where the computer generated imagery is particular to the position and pointing attitude of the device. Being useful to spectators of the game baseball, the device can produce images showing where a strike zone is relative to ...


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John Ellenby, Thomas Ellenby, Peter Ellenby: Vision systems including devices and methods for combining images for extended magnification schemes. Criticom, Page Lohr Associates, April 29, 1997: US05625765 (176 worldwide citation)

Vision systems having knowledge of position and attitude can reliably determine what scenes are being addressed by the system. Real images of the scene can then be augmented with computer generated information which relates to the known scene. Since the level of detail or resolution is not restricte ...


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John Ellenby, Thomas Ellenby, Peter Ellenby: Vision system for viewing a sporting event. Criticom, April 21, 1998: US05742521 (165 worldwide citation)

The following invention is primarily concerned with new and improved systems for viewing a sporting event. In particular, systems which combine images of a real scene with computer generated imagery where the computer generated imagery is particular to the position and pointing attitude of the devic ...


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John Ellenby, Thomas William Ellenby, Peter Malcolm Ellenby, Kenyon E B McGuire: Electro-optic vision systems. GeoVector Corporation, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, May 16, 2000: US06064398 (154 worldwide citation)

An image processing system for producing an augmented image of a real world scene uses an image capturing device that captures a digital image of the real world scene and uses a database of real world scene information. The system includes the storage resources that locate the selected real world sc ...


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John Ellenby, Thomas Ellenby, Peter Ellenby, Joseph Page: Graphical user interfaces for computer vision systems. Geo Vector, Page Lohr, July 2, 2002: US06414696 (148 worldwide citation)

Computer vision systems provide a user a view of a scene whereby an image of the scene may have been augmented with information generated by a computer. Computer vision systems of the present invention include graphical user interfaces which have been discovered to operably interact with geometric c ...


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John Ellenby, Thomas Ellenby, Peter Ellenby: Vision system computer modeling apparatus including interaction with real scenes with respect to perspective and spatial relationship as measured in real-time. GeoVector, February 10, 2004: US06690370 (141 worldwide citation)

Vision systems for use in modeling an environment or scene are presented. A user views a scene through an electronic camera and is presented with CAD type functionality for creating graphical representation of the addressed scene. The apparatus having knowledge of where it is with respect to objects ...


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John Ellenby, Thomas Ellenby, Peter Ellenby: Augmented reality vision systems which derive image information from other vision system. GeoVector, Page Lohr Associates, October 23, 2001: US06307556 (136 worldwide citation)

A vision system which collects information from similar vision systems having a different perspective of a scene are arranged to produce a composite image. The composite image having information from both perspectives can then include features impossible to otherwise show. Objects otherwise “hidden” ...



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