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US20110169984 IMAGING DEVICE AND SIGNAL PROCESSING CIRCUIT FOR THE IMAGING DEVICE  
The present invention switches to and from generation of a luminance signal based on a visible light pixel signal and generation of a luminance signal based on a near infrared light pixel signal...
US20080166064 Method And Apparatus For Reducing Noise In An Image Using Wavelet Decomposition  
A method of reducing noise in an image comprises decomposing the image to generate wavelet coefficients at different scales. The wavelet coefficients are then modified based on the energy of the...
US20090066816 IMAGE SIGNAL PROCESSING DEVICE AND IMAGE SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD  
A dynamic range is widened by effectively using an output range that is originally possessed by a solid-state image-capturing device, and an image having less color hue rotation is obtained. By...
US20100013955 IMAGING CONTROL APPARATUS, IMAGING CONTROL METHOD, AND COMPUTER-READABLE STORAGE MEDIUM  
An imaging control apparatus inputs an image signal from an image sensing unit, controls, based on a first image signal from the image sensing unit for a first region, a mechanical component which...
US20110141316 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS AND IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD  
An image processing apparatus and an image processing method that enable suitable contrast adjustment are provided. The image processing apparatus includes a region detection unit configured to...
US20070153099 Image signal processing apparatus, imaging apparatus, image signal processing method and computer program thereof  
There is provided an image signal processing apparatus having a luminance signal producing unit which receives input of a mosaic image of a signal acquired by a wide wavelength range signal...
US20050099513 Multi-band image photographing method and apparatus, and program for executing the method  
The multi-band image photographing method and apparatus photograph a subject by dividing a photographing wavelength region into plural bands and obtain spectral images of the subject corresponding...
US20120050565 IMAGE CAPTURE WITH REGION-BASED ADJUSTMENT OF IMAGING PROPERTIES  
Image capture with an image capture device that includes an imaging assembly having a tunable spectral response. A default capture setting is applied to the imaging assembly. Preview image data of...
US20110292249 ELECTRONIC CAMERA  
An electronic camera includes an imager. An imager, having an imaging surface capturing a scene, outputs an image. A specific key is transitioned among a non-operated state, a first operated state...
US20090174796 Method Of Processing Data From A CCD And CCD Imaging Apparatus  
A method of processing data from a CCD 1 having a line of light sensitive CCD elements is provided. The method comprises the steps of receiving measured illumination data readout from the CCD...
US20060044422 Image capture apparatus and control method therefor  
At least one exemplary embodiment can control light emission so as to facilitate a face area of a subject to be adequately photographed. In the at least one exemplary embodiment, respective face...
US20120140093 IMAGE CAPTURE DEVICE AND METHOD  
An image capture device includes a light sensor, a projector and a processing unit. The light source detects luminance value of ambient light. The projector projects images by using light...
US20110234858 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHOD, AND IMAGE PROCESSING PROGRAM  
Whether a pixel of interest contained in applied image data exhibits color bleed (a false color or purple fringe) is determined. If the pixel of interest is determined to exhibit color bleed, a...
US20140063286 IMAGING DEVICE AND CONTROL METHOD  
There is provided an imaging device including an imaging element that acquires a captured image of a subject, a light emission unit that emits light to the subject, and a control unit that is...
US20090207281 Image capturing apparatus, control method therefor, and program  
An image capturing apparatus includes a shutter-operation accepting unit that accepts a shutter operation; an image capturing unit that captures an image of an object and generates a captured...
US20130235232 Electronic Apparatus and Adjustment Method Thereof  
Electronic apparatuses and adjustment methods thereof are provided. The electronic apparatus includes a camera module and a processor. The camera module is enabled into an HDR mode and captures a...
US20130222643 Image Capture Method and image Capture system thereof  
By adjusting focal distance of a lens unit of an image capture system and/or adjusting a luminance of a flashlight generator of the image capture system according to the focal distance, better...
US20110221933 BACKLIGHT DETECTION DEVICE AND BACKLIGHT DETECTION METHOD  
Disclosed are a backlight detection device and a backlight detection method. The device comprises a pixel value acquiring unit used to acquire a pixel value of each of pixels in an image; a focal...
US20090225158 IN-VIVO IMAGE ACQUIRING APPARATUS, IN-VIVO IMAGE RECEIVING APPARATUS, IN-VIVO IMAGE DISPLAYING APPARATUS, AND NOISE ELIMINATING METHOD  
An in-vivo image acquiring apparatus includes an operation control unit which controls a black image acquiring operation, in which the operation control unit controls an imaging unit and an...
US20130169843 IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS  
An image pickup apparatus includes first and second irradiation units that emit first light and second light, respectively, an image pickup unit that outputs, as pixel information, an electrical...
US20130120614 IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE, IMAGING DEVICE, AND IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD  
An image processing device includes: a luminance saturation position detection unit which detects a luminance saturation position to produce a light source image; a flare model production unit...
US20100253810 CAMERA MODULE TESTING  
In a particular embodiment, a method is disclosed that includes illuminating an opaque mask having a plurality of holes formed therein, each hole of the plurality of holes having a predetermined...
US20150256733 POLARIZATION IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS  
A polarization image processing apparatus includes an illumination unit, a splitter, first and second polarization imaging devices, and a processing unit. The illumination unit illuminates a first...
US20080239101 IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS, IMAGE SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS, AND IMAGE SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD  
A histogram detecting unit detects a distribution of numbers of pixels by luminance level of a picked-up image signal. A maximum luminance value calculating unit calculates a maximum luminance...
US20150189147 IMAGE SENSING APPARATUS  
An image sensing apparatus includes an image sensor including a plurality of pixels and configured to sense an optical image formed from fluorescence or phosphorescence generated by excitation...
US20110123101 INDOOR-OUTDOOR DETECTOR FOR DIGITAL CAMERAS  
An indoor-outdoor detection method includes constructing a first indoor-outdoor detector; and constructing a second indoor-outdoor detector. A normalized brightness of a subject image is...
US20100073510 IMAGING APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, AND EXPOSURE CONTROL METHOD  
An imaging apparatus includes an imaging unit configured to capture an image of an object to obtain an image signal, a detection unit configured to set a detection area in a captured image based...
US20090201391 COLOR PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHOD  
There is provided a color processing apparatus that performs color reproduction in accordance with the brightness of a subject at the time of photographing. An acquisition unit acquires image...
US20150244923 METHOD FOR ACQUIRING IMAGE AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE THEREOF  
An apparatus and a method for acquiring an image in an electronic device are provided. The method includes acquiring a first image using an image sensor that comprises a plurality of first pixels...
US20110298949 LIGHT LEAKAGE COMPENSATING UNIT IMAGE SENSORS, IMAGE SENSOR ARRAYS INCLUDING THE UNIT IMAGE SENSORS, AND METHODS FOR COMPENSATING FOR LIGHT LEAKAGE OF THE IMAGE SENSOR ARRAYS  
A light leakage compensating unit image sensor in a back side illumination method includes a photodiode and a storage diode, in which light input to a back side of the unit image sensor is...
US20100220217 IMAGING APPARATUS, AUTO-FOCUSING METHOD AND RECORDING MEDIUM  
An imaging apparatus including an imaging function having an imaging section configured such that a plurality of pixels are arrayed in a vertical direction and a horizontal direction, images a...
US20120224084 Image Sensor Apparatus And Method For Scene Illuminant Estimation  
An image sensor apparatus is disclosed. The image sensor apparatus includes an image sensor for generating pixel data corresponding to a scene under a scene illuminant and a processor. The...
US20110032382 IMAGING APPARATUS AND INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS  
The method includes setting a first aspect ratio as information at a time of recording a captured image, acquiring first photographic information for shooting at the first aspect ratio and second...
US20100271507 IMAGE CAPTURE PARAMETER ADJUSTMENT USING FACE BRIGHTNESS INFORMATION  
A system and method of image capture parameter adjustment using face brightness information is disclosed. In a particular embodiment, a method is disclosed that includes determining a luma value...
US20100002101 IMAGING APPARATUS, CONTROL METHOD THEREOF, AND COMPUTER-READABLE STORAGE MEDIUM STORING PROGRAM  
Foreign substance information about at last including a position of a foreign substance adhered to an optical element disposed in front of an image sensor is detected, and whether the position of...
US20090225195 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PROCESSING IMAGES IN CAMERA  
A method and an apparatus for processing images in a camera are provided. Even lines and odd lines of a photographing device are respectively read at different points of time to obtain even line...
US20090160938 Image Processing Method and Image Capture Apparatus Applying The Same  
An image processing method and an image capture apparatus applying the method are disclosed. The image processing method comprises the steps of: capturing an image; detecting whether the image is...
US20140307110 MOTION BLUR-FREE CAPTURE OF LOW LIGHT HIGH DYNAMIC RANGE IMAGES  
Embodiments of the disclosure compensate for global movement and in-scene movement during image capture by a computing device. A sequence of images is accessed by the computing device....
US20140092279 IMAGE SENSOR DEFECT IDENTIFICATION USING BLURRING TECHNIQUES  
Embodiments described herein may operate to image a scene with an imaging system using an image blurring technique. An image sensor array (ISA) element may be identified as a dark defect element...
US20120212649 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS AND IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD  
An image processing apparatus includes a luminance value calculation unit configured to calculate a luminance average value and a luminance peak value from an image obtained by image-capturing for...
US20120127347 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS AND SYSTEM  
There is provided an image processing apparatus and system for demosaicing. The image processing apparatus comprises an edge determination module configured to determine whether a target pixel is...
US20110249148 CMOS IMAGER WITH SINGLE PHOTON COUNTING CAPABILITY  
A color imaging device comprises: one or more arrays (10, RA, GA, BA) of color selective photodetectors (R, G, B) configured to acquire a color image of a subject; a set of avalanche photodiode...
US20090237530 METHODS AND APPARATUSES FOR SHARPENING IMAGES  
Methods and apparatuses for sharpening imaging pixel signals. Embodiments provide methods of sharpening that preserves the pixel's saturation and apparatuses therefor. In essence, rather than...
US20090147105 IMAGE PROCESSOR AND IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD  
Document image data is converted into luminance image data. Block image data is generated from the luminance image data. Start point block pixel data and end point block pixel data are set based...
US20150070532 SOLID STATE IMAGING DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME  
According to one embodiment, a solid state imaging device includes an imaging substrate unit, a lens unit, and a color filter unit. The imaging substrate unit has a major surface including first...
US20130222642 IMAGING CONTROL DEVICE AND PROGRAM  
An imaging control device for controlling a facial image taking apparatus which radiates light from a light source to a face and takes an image of the face is disclosed. The imaging control device...
US20120293688 METHOD OF ADJUSTING THE BRIGHTNESS OF A DIGITAL CAMERA IMAGE  
A method for adjusting the brightness of a captured image from a digital camera includes calculating a reference exposure value using the capture parameters and calculating an actual exposure...
US20110285876 DIGITAL IMAGE CAPTURE DEVICE AND BRIGHTNESS CORRECTION METHOD THEREOF  
A digital image capture device and a brightness correction method thereof are described. The digital image capture device is adapted to correct the brightness value of a shot object in a digital...
US20100309336 SKIN TONE AWARE COLOR BOOST FOR CAMERAS  
Increasing color saturation and contrast in images generally leads to more pleasing images; however, doing so uniformly to all colors in the image can make skin tones appear with an overly red...
US20100141797 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DISPLAYING LUMINANCE, AND DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHING APPARATUS USING THE SAME  
Provided are a method and apparatus for displaying luminance. The method includes displaying luminance information corresponding to horizontal and vertical axes of an image. Accordingly, the total...

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