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Kia Silverbrook, Paul Lapstun: Digital camera system having motion deblurring means. Silverbrook Research, September 19, 2006: US07110024 (105 worldwide citation)

A camera system is disclosed having the ability to overcome the effects of motion blur. The camera system includes an image sensor; a velocity detection means such as a MEMS accelerometer for determining any motion of the image relative to an external environment; a processor means interconnected to ...


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Toru Matama: Image processing apparatus. Fuji Photo Film, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, May 9, 2006: US07042501 (105 worldwide citation)

There is provided an image processing apparatus comprising a display, a display switching section, a designation section and a red eye correction section, wherein the display switching section switches in such a way that at least a region designated by the designation section in an image is displaye ...


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Gilbert Verghese: System and method for tracking a subject. Bereskin & Parr, Isis E Caulder, May 2, 2006: US07038709 (105 worldwide citation)

An image tracking system for generating digitized image frames of a moving object using an image capture device and a position control device. The image capture device and determining a location value for an object image within each of the digitized image frames. The position control device is coupl ...


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Earl Quong Wong, Yoshihiro Murakami, Pingshan Li, Eric D Edwards, Soroj Triteyaprasert, Hidenori Kushida, Makibi Nakamura, Mamoru Sugiura: Method and apparatus for super-resolution imaging using digital imaging devices. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, October 8, 2013: US08553093 (104 worldwide citation)

A super-resolution image is generated from a sequence of low resolution images. In one embodiment, the image shift information is measured for each of the low resolution images using an image stabilization component of an imaging device. The shift information is used to generate the super-resolution ...


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Eric C Hannah: Method and apparatus for processing digital video camera signals. Intel Corporation, William H Murray, N Stephan Kinsella, October 22, 1996: US05568192 (103 worldwide citation)

A system and method for processing video signals. According to a preferred embodiment, a plurality of video signals is captured with a camera in response to an image. The plurality of video signals is converted with the camera to a plurality of raw digital signals. The plurality of raw digital signa ...


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Larry K Baxter, John J Coffey: Electrical cable interface for electronic camera. PictureTel Corporation, Fish & Richardson, January 23, 1996: US05486853 (103 worldwide citation)

The invention features a video camera system where horizontal and vertical synchronizing signals and a pixel clock signal are generated and added to analog video signals from a video imaging device within an electronic camera head that is connected, via an electrical cable, to a remote host processo ...


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Takuro Sugahara, Hideaki Yoshida: Image pickup apparatus with blur compensation. Olympus Optical, Westerman Hattori Daniels & Adrian, August 17, 2004: US06778210 (100 worldwide citation)

An image pickup apparatus including: CCD image pickup device; a preprocess circuit for generating image signals based on output of the image pickup device; a CCD driver for controlling charge accumulation time at the image pickup device; a pickup image generating section for generating one pickup im ...


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Kia Silverbrook: Digital camera utilizing autofocus settings for image manipulation. Silverbrook Research, June 10, 2008: US07385639 (98 worldwide citation)

A digital camera is provided for generating a manipulated output image. The camera focuses an image using an automatic focusing technique thereby generating focus settings. The focus settings are stored in a memory of the digital camera and used in manipulating the captured image to produce an enhan ...


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Osamu Itokawa, Mitsuru Maeda, Ryotaro Wakae: Image processing apparatus and method. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, January 9, 2007: US07162101 (98 worldwide citation)

An image processing apparatus and method, which can appropriately extract an object even when the focus of a camera having an automatic focus adjustment function shifts from the background to the object. To this end, frame images which are sensed by an image sensing unit and are sequential in the ti ...


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Kentaro Iida, Satoshi Himeda: Image capturing system, image capturing apparatus, and manual operating apparatus. Minolta, Sidley Austin, June 6, 2006: US07057643 (98 worldwide citation)

A portable phone which is a manual operating apparatus of an image capturing system has an image processing section 340, an operation control section 341 and a communication section 342. The image processing section 340 acquires information regarding view position of a camera from image data 110 rec ...