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9036001 Imaging system for immersive surveillance  
Security guards at big facilities, such as airports, monitor multiple screens that display images from individual surveillance cameras dispersed throughout the facility. If a guard zooms with a...
9036002 System for making a panoramic image  
A system for making a panoramic image includes a digital camera (20) for capturing a first image (30) defining a first overlap region (115) and a second image (40) defining a second overlap region...
9036000 Street-level imagery acquisition and selection  
A street-level imagery acquisition and selection process identifies which images are published in a street field view. An imagery database includes panoramas each corresponding to a set of images...
9025003 Head bracket  
A head bracket for providing multiple horizontal panoramic pictures simultaneously comprises a video camera, a longitudinally rotating motor, a transversally rotating motor, sliding rings, a...
9025004 Optronic system having supra-hemispheric vision  
A video optronic system, comprises a sensor with a supra-hemispheric lens and a matrix detector array, a unit for processing the sensed images, display means for the processed images. The matrix...
9019576 Scanning apparatus with patterned probe light  
A 3D scanner for recording the 3D topography of an object, the 3D scanner includes an illumination unit configured for providing probe light for illuminating the object, where the probe light...
9019341 Method for obtaining a composite image using rotationally symmetrical wide-angle lenses, imaging system for same, and CMOS image sensor for image-processing using hardware  
The present invention provides a method for obtaining a composite image, which performs a mathematically correct image-processing on images obtained by wide-angle lenses which are rotationally...
9019342 Wide-angle lens and imaging device  
A wide-angle lens having a field angle larger than 180 degrees includes, in order from an object side to an image side, a front group, a reflection surface, and a back group, wherein the front...
9013544 Image capture system and imaging optical system  
An optical system includes a first lens to focus incident light, a first prism including a reflection surface by which light having transmitted through the first lens is reflected, a second lens...
9013542 Image capture device and image synthesis method thereof  
This invention discloses an image capture device and an image synthesis method thereof. The image capture device comprises an image pickup module and a processing module. The image pickup module...
9013543 Depth map generation using multiple scanners to minimize parallax from panoramic stitched images  
Systems, methods and articles of manufacture for minimizing parallax based on depth map generation are described herein. Embodiments of the present disclosure relate to cameras positioned on a...
9007429 Image processing device capable of generating wide-range image  
The CPU of a digital camera according to the present invention acquires a plurality of panoramic images, and generates a wide-range image by combining the acquired panoramic images.
9007462 Driving assist apparatus, driving assist system, and driving assist camera unit  
A driving assist apparatus acquires vehicle information which includes a gear state and speed of a vehicle; judges a state of preparing for movement, a state of starting movement, and a state...
9007428 Motion-based image stitching  
Systems, methods, and computer readable media for stitching or aligning multiple images (or portions of images) to generate a panoramic image are described. In general, techniques are disclosed...
9007430 System and method for creating a navigable, three-dimensional virtual reality environment having ultra-wide field of view  
The present invention relates to a system and method for capturing video of a real-world scene over a field of view that may exceed the field of view of a user, manipulating the captured video,...
9001185 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program  
An image processing apparatus includes: a cut position determination unit determining a cut position at which an annular image is cut in a radial direction to maintain continuity of a subject in...
9001186 Method and device for combining at least two images to form a panoramic image  
In order to make it possible to reduce stereographic disturbances without image processing methods, it is proposed that pixels in the images each be associated with a distance from a distance...
9001181 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer program product  
An image processing apparatus includes an image acquiring unit that acquires an image of a subject imaged by an image capturing lens; a face detecting unit that detects face information...
8994783 Image pickup apparatus that automatically determines shooting mode most suitable for shooting scene, control method therefor, and storage medium  
An image pickup apparatus that is capable of controlling the time elapsing from when a shooting scene is determined to when switching between shooting mode is performed, thus making it possible to...
8994834 Capturing photos  
Implementations generally relate to continually capturing photos. In some implementations, a method includes collecting photos that are captured continually, where the photos are captured...
8994784 Wide field image distortion correction  
A method and apparatus of correcting image distortion using an orthogonal transfer charge-coupled device array is provided. A wide field of view line-scan remote sensing system includes an array...
8994785 Method for generating video data and image photographing device thereof  
A method for generating video data and an image photographing device implementing the same are provided. The method includes acquiring annular panoramic video data by performing panoramic video...
8988492 Method and apparatus for correction of an image from a fisheye lens in a camera  
A method of operating a video system includes receiving an image captured by use of a fisheye lens. The image is divided into a plurality of horizontal image lines. A respective fraction of each...
8988493 Rear-view multi-functional camera system with driving corridor monitoring features  
A rear-viewing camera system for a vehicle is described that includes an electronic control unit. The electronic control unit is configured to identify a driving corridor in image data received...
8982180 Face and other object detection and tracking in off-center peripheral regions for nonlinear lens geometries  
A technique of enhancing a scene containing one or more off-center peripheral regions within an initial distorted image captured with a large field of view includes determining and extracting an...
8982210 Vehicle having scanning imager with fixed camera and multiple achromatic prism pairs  
A vehicle including a scanning imaging system includes a vehicle body having an outer surface, a propulsion source, and an optical window secured to the outer surface of the vehicle positioned on...
8976228 Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus equipped with same  
A zoom lens includes, in order from an object side to an image side, a positive first lens unit, a negative second lens unit, a positive third lens unit, and a positive fourth lens unit. During...
8970666 Low scale production system and method  
Systems and methods for low-scale and low-cost production of events. The system having a plurality of video cameras, each of the video cameras capturing a video stream, a video processing server...
8970665 Orientation-based generation of panoramic fields  
A field sensor may be capable of generating a panoramic field, e.g., by instructing the user to capture a sequence of fields of the panorama, performing a field evaluation to identify one or more...
8963992 Capturing and publishing product imagery  
Disclosed are various embodiments for capturing item imagery and generating corresponding content pages. A plurality of images is captured from an image capture apparatus that includes a plurality...
8964058 On-board camera system for monitoring an area around a vehicle  
An on-board camera system includes an imaging unit configured to capture an image around a vehicle, a wide-angle image generation unit configured to generate a wide-angle image of a desired size...
8963915 Using image content to facilitate navigation in panoramic image data  
The present invention relates to using image content to facilitate navigation in panoramic image data. In an embodiment, a computer-implemented method for navigating in panoramic image data...
8963993 Image processing device capable of generating wide-range image  
A digital camera according to the present invention includes a CCD, an image display section, and a CPU. The CPU controls the CCD to perform consecutive image-capturing, and generates a wide-range...
8957944 Positional sensor-assisted motion filtering for panoramic photography  
This disclosure pertains to devices, methods, and computer readable media for perforating positional sensor-assisted panoramic photography techniques in handheld personal electronic devices....
8957945 Image capturing apparatus capable of capturing panoramic image  
A digital camera 1 includes an image capturing unit 16, an image composition unit 52, and a display control unit 54. The image capturing unit 16 captures frames at predetermined time intervals....
8953011 Display device for visually-depicting fields of view of a commercial vehicle  
A display device for visually depicting legally-prescribed fields of view of a commercial vehicle in a driver's cab of the commercial vehicle includes at least one display unit. The display device...
8953013 Image pickup device and image synthesis method thereof  
This invention discloses an image pickup device and an image synthesis method thereof The image pickup device comprises an image-pickup module, an image-synthesis module, a database and a...
8953215 Image forming apparatus, image forming method, non-transitory computer-readable medium, and test data  
An image forming apparatus includes a document reading section and an image forming section. The document reading section reads a document image placed on a paper placement table and generates...
8953014 Rear-view multi-functional camera system with three-dimensional data analysis features  
A rear-viewing camera system for a vehicle is described. The rear-viewing system includes a first camera and a second camera. The first and second cameras are positioned with partially overlapping...
8953012 Multi-plenoptic system with image stacking and method for wide field-of-regard high-resolution imaging  
Embodiments of a multi-plenoptic system with image stacking and method for wide field-of-regard (FOR) high-resolution image are generally described herein. The multi-plenoptic system may include a...
8947502 In camera implementation of selecting and stitching frames for panoramic imagery  
A system, method, and computer program product for selecting qualifying frames from an image sequence for use in subsequent stitching into a composite panoramic image are disclosed. Incoming...
8947501 Scene enhancements in off-center peripheral regions for nonlinear lens geometries  
A technique of enhancing a scene containing one or more off-center peripheral regions within an initial distorted image captured with a large field of view includes determining and extracting an...
8941716 Image capturing apparatus capable of capturing a panoramic image  
A digital camera 100 includes an image capturing unit 16, an angular velocity sensor 22, an image determination unit 53, and an image composition unit 52. The angular velocity sensor 22 acquires a...
8937702 Method of making a panoramic print  
A method of making a panoramic image includes capturing a first image (30) defining a first overlap region (115) capturing a second image (40), and defining a second overlap region (215). Two...
8937639 Interlaced focal plane array for wide-area surveillance  
Systems and methods of acquiring large field of view, high-resolution image data are discussed herein. Techniques and devices relate operation and composition of systems for acquiring large field...
8937640 Digital 3D/360 degree camera system  
The digital 3D/360° camera system is an omnidirectional stereoscopic device for capturing image data that may be used to create a 3-dimensional model for presenting a 3D image, a 3D movie, or 3D...
8933985 Method, apparatus, and manufacture for on-camera HDR panorama  
A digital camera captures a sequence of frames such that captured frames of the sequence alternate between sets of frames, in which each frame in the set has a different exposure setting. Each set...
8928729 Systems and methods for converting video  
According to some embodiments, systems, methods, apparatus and computer program code for converting 2D video data to 3D video data includes receiving a two dimensional (2D) video feed from a video...
8928730 Method and system for correcting a distorted input image  
A method for correcting a distorted input image includes determining a local region of an image to be displayed and dividing the region into an array of rectangular tiles, each tile corresponding...
8928670 Moving image generation apparatus and moving image generation method  
A moving image generation apparatus includes an image display unit, a partial image specification unit, a partial image cutout unit, and a moving image generation unit. The image display unit...