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9030590 Photographing apparatus and method  
A photographing apparatus includes: a lens unit; a light transmission adjustment unit that adjusts light transmittance of light that passes through the lens unit; a photographing unit that is...
9019420 Image redirection system for mobile devices  
An image redirection system having a case that includes a body configured to removably attach to a mobile device, and an optical housing on the body, the optical housing configured to position one...
8717484 TIR prism to separate incident light and modulated light in compressive imaging device  
A compressive imaging system including a light modulator, a light sensing device and a TIR prism. The TIR prism is configured to receive an incident light beam, to provide the incident light beam...
8581174 Image sensor with prismatic de-multiplexing  
An image sensor includes a first imaging pixel for a first color having a photosensitive region disposed within a substrate of the image sensor and a second imaging pixel for a second color that...
8525926 Optical apparatus comprising a stereo microphone  
An optical apparatus includes a catoptric element that causes incoming light traveling from an object in a direction of a first optical axis to be refracted in a direction of a second optical...
8491125 Lighting device and projection type display apparatus including the same  
A lighting device configured to efficiently combine light beams emitted from a plurality of light sources, and to emit high output light while minimizing light loss, and a projection type display...
8463003 Biometric information acquisition apparatus, biometric authentication apparatus, light guide, and image acquisition apparatus  
A biometric information acquisition apparatus includes: a light guide that guides a light beam through a plurality of light reflective surfaces; and an image pickup unit that receives the light...
8419616 Image pickup device with a protection member and an optical reflection member  
An image pickup unit according to the present invention, includes a solid-state image pickup device provided with a light receiving portion for receiving photographing light refracted and...
8395684 Noise reduction apparatus, method and program for controlling same, image sensor and digital camera  
Image data pixels indicative of the pixels in a noise-reduction target area having a size of 5×5 pixels is extracted from a plurality of types of CCD-RAW data having red, green and blue color...
8384818 Solid-state imaging device including arrays of optical elements and photosensitive cells  
Light-splitting elements are arranged in at least two columns and two rows to form two pairs 1a, 1b and 1c, 1d. Each element splits incident light into light rays and makes them fall on a portion...
8243183 Image pickup apparatus  
An apparatus includes a zoom lens and an image pickup element. The zoom lens includes an optical path reflecting lens group including a reflecting member and having a positive refracting power, a...
8194138 Portable electronic device and camera module thereof  
A portable electronic device includes a flat display, a transparent window, an optical element, an optical zoom lens set and an image sensing element. The flat display includes a display panel...
8169538 Image rotation adaptor  
An image rotation adapter that is configured to be detachably mounted between an image capturing lens and a camera main body in a camera and includes a first prism configured to invert the object...
8144237 Image pickup optical system and image pickup apparatus  
An image pickup optical system including: a first prism including: a first incident surface where subject beam enters; a division surface for dividing the beam from the first incident surface into...
8107004 Imaging device  
An imaging device includes an imaging optical system including at least one movable optical element; an image sensor, an imaging surface of which lies on an image-forming plane of the imaging...
8100535 Stress birefringence compensation in polarizing beamsplitters and systems using same  
An optical system is provided. The optical system comprises a first polarizing beamsplitter (PBS), a first reflecting image-forming device, and a first quarter-wave retarding element. An optical...
8098320 Imaging device  
An imaging device includes a housing including first and second photographing apertures which are open toward opposite directions; an image pickup device provided in the housing; a main optical...
8098319 Portable electronic device having high-resolution camera with tunable sensor auto focus  
To improve the consumer experience with portable electronic devices, a high-resolution digital camera function is incorporated into a multifunction portable electronic device. In exemplary...
8085335 Image pickup apparatus with a fixed aperture stop having an aperture with different, repetitive first and second wave patterns  
An image pickup apparatus includes an image-pickup optical system, three color separation prisms separating incident light guided by the image-pickup optical system into three-primary-color light...
8063352 Color separation filter for solid state sensor  
A color separation filter (100), for a solid state image sensor includes a micro lens array (108) adapted to collect a full color spectrum light source (104), a mask layer (120) is attached to the...
8057048 Projector  
A projector includes an optical arrangement and a cooling arrangement. The optical arrangement includes a light source, a filtering component, a light modulation component and a projection lens....
8052284 Projector with reduced size and higher contrast  
A projector with reduced size and higher contrast includes a prism assembly, a light system, and a Digital Micro-mirror Device (DMD). Only In the “ON” state of DMD, the light from the light system...
8045042 Image rotating adapter and camera having the same  
An image rotating adapter includes: a first prism forming a subject image transmitted through an imaging lens on a position; and a second prism further reversing the subject image reversed by the...
8045041 Multi-layer solid state imaging device  
An image pickup device includes a color separation prism composed of prism members and which separates light into color components, solid-state image sensors fixed to the prism members,...
8018500 Image picking-up processing device, image picking-up device, image processing method and computer program  
An image processing device and an image processing method capable of generating a moving image having a high resolution and a high frame rate are provided by suppressing the reduction in the...
8018522 Lens barrel, image pickup device, lens barrel inspecting method, and lens barrel manufacturing method  
A lens barrel includes a fourth lens, a prism, and a sixth lens. The fourth lens receives a light flux incident along a first optical axis. The prism includes a reflecting surface reflecting the...
7973827 Image data generating apparatus, method and program for generating an image having high spatial and high temporal resolution  
The shooting, recording and playback system 100 of the present invention receives incoming light 101, stores an image shot, and then subjects the image shot to be reproduced to resolution raising...
7916203 Image capture apparatus and prism assembly and method of manufacturing the same  
An image capture apparatus is provided. The image capture apparatus includes a prism that separates light incident through a lens into at least two color components of light to be output and an...
7847838 Noise reduction apparatus, method and program for controlling same, image sensor and digital camera  
Image data pixels indicative of the pixels in a noise-reduction target area having a size of 5×5 pixels is extracted from a plurality of types of CCD-RAW data having red, green and blue color...
7817204 Optical device module and method for fabricating the same  
A solid-state image sensor includes a first image sensing device, a first flexible substrate connected to the first image sensing device, a second solid-state image sensing device, and a second...
7808527 Image pickup apparatus and method, image processing apparatus and method, image display system, recording medium and program  
An image pickup apparatus and method is disclosed by which moving pictures of a high frame rate can be displayed. The image pickup apparatus for picking up moving pictures, includes: a...
7733374 Image pickup device and substrate mounting apparatus for an electronic part  
An image pickup device includes: a prism ii including light entrance holes (16, 16) and a light exit hole (17) for exiting incident light by refracting the incident light from the light entrance...
7731366 Stress birefringence compensation in polarizing beamsplitters and systems using same  
An optical system is provided. The optical system comprises a first polarizing beamsplitter (PBS), a first reflecting image-forming device, and a first quarter-wave retarding element. An optical...
7724298 Image processing system and method for pick up and display of an object including division of an optical image of the object into a spectrum  
The present invention relates to an image processing system and an image processing method, an image pickup apparatus and an image pickup method, and an image display device and an image display...
7697056 Digital camera module and method for assembling the same  
An exemplary digital camera module (200) includes a lens module (20), a chip package (30) and a focusing structure (40). The lens module includes a holder (24) and a barrel slidably received in...
7663687 Variable speed, variable resolution digital cinema camera system  
A digital cinema camera includes a plurality of imagers and a plurality of shutters mounted radially on a frame. A beam splitter disposed at a center of the frame rotates to provide an input...
7545429 Flat-panel camera  
A flat-panel camera comprises a tapered transparent slab 1, a prismatic sheet 3 for introducing light into one face of the slab at near the critical angle so that it is reflected along the slab...
7515194 Image pickup optical system and optical apparatus using the same  
An image pickup optical system includes, in order from the object side, a front unit having at least one reflecting surface with power that is rotationally asymmetrical, an aperture stop, and a...
7359001 Camera device and vehicle periphery monitoring apparatus  
A pair of left and right prisms are disposed on part of the region in front of the image pickup unit. A wide-angle lens is disposed on another part of region in front of the image pickup unit....
7357511 Stress birefringence compensation in polarizing beamsplitters and systems using same  
Some projection systems use a polarization beamsplitter (PBS) for coupling light to and from an image-forming device. The PBS is typically formed with a reflective polarizing layer disposed...
7327521 Colored light synthesis element and projection device therewith  
The invention includes a first incidence plane, a second incidence plane, a third incidence plane, a first synthesis plane and a second synthesis plane that are interiorly orthogonal to each...
7319216 Light receiving unit and image taking apparatus  
A first prism 11a and a second prism 12a are joined together on a face-to-face basis. A dichroic mirror 13a is interposed into the junction plane to reflect only G-light. A first imaging device...
7170558 Compact and low-profile digital camera  
A digital camera which allows to make thickness, height and width of its camera body small. The camera has a first optical member for generally perpendicularly bending a first optical axis of...
6999237 Method and apparatus for configuration and assembly of a video projection light management system  
A pathlength matched prism assembly is constructed from Polarizing Beam Splitter optical components having varying degrees of precision by arranging them in pathlength matched positions and fixing...
6956551 Device for displaying images by projection, comprising dichroic filters with a gradient  
Device comprising: matrices of reflecting elements which can be electrically driven, andmeans for deconstructing a beam of polychromatic light and means for reconstructing complementary reflected...
6956610 Shock mounting system for CCD camera  
A shock mounting system for a 3-chip video camera. The system comprises a pair of support plates for spanning the junctions between the various components (prisms, etc.) of a standard charge...
6924842 Focusing state determining adapter for taking lens  
The focusing state determining adapter is detachably mounted between an interchangeable taking lens and a camera body in a camera system. The focusing state determining adapter includes a...
6909556 Design of prism assemblies and kernel configurations for use in projection systems  
Kernels are designed in different configurations based on design properties of an enclosure or other requirements. A prism assembly having various types of filters, waveplates, beam splitters...
6903774 Viewfinder device including first and second prisms to reflect light from outside the viewing area  
A thin viewfinder device includes, in order an object side to a viewing eye side, a first prism, and a second prism disposed separately from the first prim across an air gap. The first prism, the...
RE38740 Dichroic prism and projection display apparatus  
The invention provides a dichroic prism capable of reducing displacements of projection pixels of colors caused by chromatic aberration of magnification. A dichroic prism is formed in the shape of...

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