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Yusuke Monobe, Haruo Yamashita, Takeshi Ito: Visual processing device, visual processing method, program, display device, and integrated circuit. Panasonic Corporation, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, February 22, 2011: US07894684 (35 worldwide citation)

In order to inhibit artifacts (even when a special image has been input) a visual processing device is provided with a spatial processing portion extracting surrounding image information US from an input image signal IS, and a special image detection portion outputting a special image effect adjustm ...


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Yusuke Monobe, Tatsumi Watanabe, Yasuhiro Kuwahara, Akio Kojima, Toshiharu Kurosawa: Image processing apparatus and image processing method. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, November 6, 2007: US07292733 (32 worldwide citation)

An image processing apparatus for performing filter processing on a decoded image that is obtained by decoding compressed data obtained by coding a multi-valued image by the block of M×N pixels so as to eliminate noises and generating a reconstructed image. The image processing apparatus includes: a ...


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Yusuke Monobe, Atsushi Hirose, Akito Umebayashi: Document image processor, method for extracting document title, and method for imparting document tag information. Matsushita Electric Industrial, McDermott Will & Emery, April 25, 2006: US07035463 (22 worldwide citation)

A document image processing device and method for extracting a title region and a mark attached by the user from a document image to use them as document tag information. A region with a region average character size larger then a predetermine extraction judging value is extracted as a title region ...


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Tatsumi Watanabe, Akio Kojima, Yasuhiro Kuwahara, Yusuke Monobe, Toshiharu Kurosawa, Hirotaka Oku: Image processing device and image processing method. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, June 10, 2008: US07386185 (20 worldwide citation)

An image processing apparatus for automatically improving the contrast of an input image that is obtained from a digital camera or the like, and obtaining a sharper and clearing image. A contrast improvement unit (11) performs a contrast improvement process on the input image by comparing an object ...


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Haruo Yamashita, Akio Kojima, Toshiharu Kurosawa, Yasuhiro Kuwahara, Tatsumi Watanabe, Yusuke Monobe, Takeshi Ito: Visual processing device, visual processing method, visual processing program, intergrated circuit, display device, image-capturing device, and portable information terminal. Panasonic Corporation, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, December 28, 2010: US07860339 (12 worldwide citation)

The invention is a visual processing device having a hardware configuration that does not depend on achieving visual processing, wherein the visual processing device includes a spatial processing portion and a visual processing portion. The spatial processing portion performs predetermined processin ...


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Haruo Yamashita, Takeshi Ito, Yusuke Monobe, Tatsumi Watanabe, Yasuhiro Kuwahara: Visual processing device, display device, and integrated circuit. Panasonic Corporation, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, August 10, 2010: US07773158 (12 worldwide citation)

The invention achieves a visual processing device that can execute precise contrast adjustment on image signals that have been input and that does not cause discrepancies in the output timing of the image signals that are output. The visual processing device is provided with a gain-type visual proce ...


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Takeshi Ito, Haruo Yamashita, Yusuke Monobe: Visual processing apparatus, visual processing method, program, recording medium, display device, and integrated circuit. Panasonic Corporation, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, March 8, 2011: US07903898 (9 worldwide citation)

It is possible to inhibit side effects even when an image that has sharp edge regions has been input, using a spatial processing portion (10) outputting surrounding image information US from an input image signal, a control signal generation portion (40) outputting an effect adjustment signal MOD ac ...


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Haruo Yamashita, Takeshi Ito, Yusuke Monobe: Visual processing device, display device, visual processing method, program, and integrated circuit. Panasonic Corporaiton, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, February 1, 2011: US07881549 (9 worldwide citation)

A visual processing device, display device, visual processing method, program, and integrated circuit that change a strength of visual processing of an image in real-time. A spatial processing portion (2) creates an unsharp signal US from an input signal IS. A target level setting portion (4) sets a ...


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Tatsumi Watanabe, Akio Kojima, Yasuhiro Kuwahara, Toshiharu Kurosawa, Yusuke Monobe, Hirotaka Oku: Image processing method and image processor. Matsushita Electric Industrial, McDermott Will & Emery, November 1, 2005: US06961462 (8 worldwide citation)

In the invention, an input image is divided into plural small regions. The color data in each small region are classified to the present group, and plural components are selected in descending order of the variance from the representative color obtained from each group. The color data in the objecti ...


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Haruo Yamashita, Akio Kojima, Toshiharu Kurosawa, Yasuhiro Kuwahara, Tatsumi Watanabe, Yusuke Monobe, Takeshi Ito: Visual processing device, visual processing method, visual processing program, integrated circuit, display device, image-capturing device, and portable information terminal. Panasonic Corporation, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, April 24, 2012: US08165417 (7 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a visual processing device that has a hardware configuration that does not depend on the visual processing to be achieved. A visual processing device 1 is provided with a spatial processing portion 2 and a visual processing portion 3. The spatial processing portion 2 performs ...