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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 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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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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Richard J Taylor, Paul R N Kellar, Neil R Hinson: Video processing systems. Quantel, Cooper Dunham Clark Griffin & Moran, January 7, 1986: US04563703 (49 worldwide citation)

A processing system includes a processor 10 and frame store 11. Both the frame store and processor are under the control of address mechanism 12. The addressing mechanism 12 can generate the desired information from address information which is only provided on some of the store locations and which ...


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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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Richard J Taylor, Peter C Michael: Control arrangement for video synchronizers. Quantel, Dowell & Dowell, October 23, 1979: US04172264 (47 worldwide citation)

A video control arrangement for a synchronizer includes a joystick for moving the T.V. picture in at least one plane to a first selected position. A memory arrangement receives and holds information on the location of the first preselected position which can be recalled later to effect automatic mov ...


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Ian C Walker, Richard J Taylor, Anthony D Searby, Paul R N Kellar: Video image creation system which proportionally mixes previously created image pixel data with currently created data. Quantel, Cooper & Dunham, June 1, 1993: US05216755 (38 worldwide citation)

Video image creation in which a raster-scan monitor displays an image comprising realistic, inherently non-aliased strokes created by combining proportions of the values of: (i) pixels defining a simulated brush moving along the image as an artist moves a pen on a tablet in continuous strokes; and ( ...


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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 ...