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US20120033273 PATCH CODES USING A PROXIMITY ARRAY  
Patches are generated from the overprinting of one or more separations to encode four or more values per patch each color representing a numerical value. In a calibration step, all possible color...
US20110022396 METHOD, SYSTEM AND USER INTERFACE FOR AUTOMATICALLY CREATING AN ATMOSPHERE, PARTICULARLY A LIGHTING ATMOSPHERE, BASED ON A KEYWORD INPUT  
The invention relates to the automatic creation of an atmosphere, particularly a lighting atmosphere, based on a keyword input such as a keyword typed or spoken by a user. A basic idea of the...
US20140071504 CONTROL DEVICE CONTROLLING AMOUNT OF COLORANT BASED ON LINEAR CORRELATIONS BETWEEN DIFFERENCE RATIOS AND OFFSETS  
A control device performs: acquiring an optical measured scan value; setting a measured offset using the measured scan value by reference to predetermined correlations; and determining a control...
US20070076266 Scanning unit  
A scanning unit includes first and second carriages, a first wire to make a closed loop supported by a plurality of first pulleys and connected to the first carriage to move the first carriage, a...
US20050030602 Scan templates  
The present invention provides methods and a scan template including a media sheet having printed thereon a figure and a machine-readable identifier disposed on the media sheet specifying a size,...
US20050105108 Print artwork producing method and related device  
A design is formed by applying processes such as “cutting”, “chipping”, “peeling”, “scorching”, and “compressing” on a surface of a paper sheet with a certain thickness with multi-layered paper...
US20060274385 Imaging system for multiple document types  
A system for scanning more than one type of document, including documents on generally opaque media such as plain paper, and those on semi-transparent media such as exposed X-ray film. For...
US20130278978 Method of Automatic White Balance Adjustment For Scanner  
A method of automatic white balance adjustment for a scanner is described hereinafter. First, a light source provides a white light to make the scanner scan a document and get an initial image of...
US20090073517 DEVICE FOR SCANNING AND VERIFYING A PLURALITY OF PAPER FINGERPRINTS  
A document scanning device is provided that is able to accurately and easily scan paper fingerprint information, even if particulate rubbish such as paper powder or dust is adhering to the surface...
US20120236376 SCANNING APPARATUS  
A scanning apparatus capable of switching a scanning background includes a pair of glass plates, a pair of background boards pivoted to the glass plates and a driving mechanism. The glass plates...
US20120287487 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DETERMINING SCAN LIMITS WITH CONTROL TIERS AND AUTOMATICALLY SCANNING DOCUMENTS ACCORDING TO SAME  
Disclosed is a method and a system for automatically scanning documents based on at least a user's credentials. The user's credentials are used to select a highest tier (from a plurality of tiers)...
US20060047639 Adding information or functionality to a rendered document via association with an electronic counterpart  
An action plan data structure for one or more selected rendered documents is described. The data structure contains information specifying an action to perform automatically in response to a text...
US20120019879 COLOR TARGET AUTHENTICATED USING GRAYSCALE INFORMATION  
A color target is disclosed. The color target comprises a plurality of marks or features. Each of the plurality of marks can be one of a plurality of colors. Each of the plurality of colors has a...
US20130335793 RECORDING AND RECALLING OF SCAN BUILD JOB AND SCAN BATCH JOB SETTINGS  
Methods perform at least two different segments of a scan job by sequentially scanning the different segments using an optical scanner. Each of the different segments is scanned with the optical...
US20050063026 Calibration arrangement for a scanner  
The present invention relates to a low spatial frequency calibration arrangement for scanning systems. In the method and system of the present invention, calibration is performed to compensate for...
US20100097669 MATCHING PRINTER CUSTOM TARGET COLORS USING IN-LINE SPECTROPHOTOMETER  
A method and system scan an item having at least one color feature using an in-line spectrophotometer of a printing apparatus. The scanning identifies at least one “item color” within the color...
US20120062965 PIXEL INTERPOLATING DEVICE, IMAGE READING APPARATUS, PIXEL INTERPOLATING METHOD AND COMPUTER-READABLE MEDIUM  
A pixel interpolating device includes a cycle calculation unit and an interpolating unit. The cycle calculation unit calculates a cycle in change of pixel values of pixels in a document image...
US20130222871 Universal Scanning Stand For Devices Equipped With A Digital Camera  
One embodiment of a scanning stand for devices equipped with a digital camera comprising two inverted-V parts. One inverted-V part includes a sliding platform serving as a holder for a device...
US20070188827 SCANNER WITH LIMITED COVER ANGLE  
A scanner comprises a main body, a cover and a limiting mechanism. The cover is rotatably disposed on the main body to cover a scanned object. The limiting mechanism is disposed between the main...
US20060285173 Scanning apparatus and scanning method  
The invention provides a scanning apparatus, including an information storage unit to store information on a size of a recording medium on which an image is formed, a scanning unit to scan the...
US20110141535 DOCUMENT SCANNER WITH AUTOMATIC DUST AVOIDANCE  
A document scanner with automatic dust avoidance includes an automated document feeder; a transparent plate; an illumination source for illuminating the document through the transparent plate; at...
US20090040575 SCANNING APPARATUS AND METHOD OF DETERMINING QUANTITY OF REFERENCE LIGHT THEREFOR  
A scanning apparatus and a reference light quantity determining method includes scanning a patch that does not overlap previously established reference colors but displays each of the previously...
US20070058212 Tensioned scanner rails  
A rail system made of one or more flexible guide rods, each consisting of a tension rod, is used to support lightweight, mobile devices such as carriages, scanning heads or optical sensors. The...
US20120194882 CONTROL DEVICE  
A control device may comprise a selection allowing unit configured to allow a user to select a specific file among a plurality of files, each of the plurality of files having a file format that is...
US20060092483 Method for faxing documents printed on colored media  
Methods of detecting and compensating for colored media when utilizing the facsimile send function of an All-in-One printing system are disclosed. Embodiments include obtaining a color scan of the...
US20090251714 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING A WINDOW SHADE WITH A NATURAL MATERIAL PRINTED IMAGE COATING  
A method and a system for producing a window shade having a real natural material printed image coated thereon. A real natural material is scanned and the data of the image is stored in a computer...
US20080252949 COMPACT IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS HAVING PIVOTALLY ATTACHED SCANNING UNIT  
An image forming apparatus to be placed on a desktop includes a first body, a second body which is pivotally mounted above the first body, a light emitting unit disposed in the second body, an...
US20080218815 SCAN MOVEMENT INDICATOR AND AN IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS HAVING THE SAME  
A scan movement indicator in which light directed toward an indicating unit or external light entering through the indicating unit does not penetrate a scanning area so that improved quality of a...
US20080297860 Color scanning  
Among various embodiments of the present disclosure, image scanning can be performed by scanning an object in a forward direction and capturing a first image of the object, scanning the object in...
US20090237755 DEVICE, APPARATUS, AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING OPTICAL SCANNING DEVICE  
A device, apparatus, and method of controlling operation of scanning performed by an optical scanning device are disclosed such that the color images are not shifted in the sub-scanning direction...
US20090073518 Scanning device and method thereof  
A scanning device and a method thereof are provided. The scanning device includes a scanning platform and an optical chassis. The scanning platform is for supporting an object. A reference origin...
US20070183003 Scanning apparatus, driving method therefor, and image forming apparatus having the same  
A scanning apparatus includes a stage glass on which a document is loaded, a scanning head which reciprocates between a home position of the stage glass and a finish position opposite to the home...
US20070002391 Data transferability predictor  
Present systems and methods provide for adaptive job-size prediction that can enable the user of a scan-to-export function to obtain continuing feedback as original documents are being scanned,...
US20060279806 Method and apparatus for guiding a cable in a scanner  
A scanning apparatus includes a housing with a flatbed. A loading glass is installed at the scan flatbed for loading a to-be-scanned document. A photoelectric sensing device is disposed in the...
US20080007803 SCANNER AND RELATED LIGHT SOURCE APPARATUS  
The invention discloses a light source apparatus. The light source apparatus includes a cold cathode fluorescent lamp (CCFL), a light emitting diode (LED) module, a light detector, a servo control...
US20080304109 IMAGE-SORTING APPARATUS AND IMAGE-SORTING METHOD  
An image-sorting apparatus includes a feeding unit to feed printed sheets sequentially carried in from an external print unit, in which an electronic watermark is added to an important printed...
US20120086992 SCANNING METHOD AND DEVICE FOR OBTAINING GREY SCALE IMAGES  
In a method of scanning an image on an original, an optical sensor including sensor elements for each of a number of basic colors is used to generate pixel values of rows of pixels of the scanned...
US20090153923 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR RENDERING AND PRINTING REVERSE FINE FEATURES  
A method and system are proposed in which a moving window based operator is applied to a page of a PDL document that has been decomposed, and the objects within the page flattened and rasterized....
US20110058236 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR VERIFYING MAKING TIME OF A FILE BY COMPUTER  
The present invention is providing a method and a system for verifying making time of a file by computer. The method comprises: calling TWAIN protocol interfaces of a scanner for obtaining...
US20110075233 IMAGE READING DEVICE, METHOD, AND COMPUTER READABLE MEDIUM FOR THE SAME  
An image reading device comprising: a carrying unit; a reading unit; a first obtaining unit to obtain a first value representing a ground color of a first face of the document; a first judgment...
US20060268365 Imaging apparatus configured for scanning a document  
An imaging apparatus configured for scanning a document includes a sensor for collecting image data. A phosphorescent material forming a phosphorescent area is located opposite the sensor, wherein...
US20110292477 HIERARCHICAL SCANNER CHARACTERIZATION  
A system and method of scanner characterization is provided which establishes an accurate relationship between a scanner's device-dependent (scanner) color space and a device-independent...
US20090147282 Method and system for scanning papers and documents presenting printed information in black & white and in colored formats  
The present invention is a scanning method and system in which the colored information as well as the black & white information appearing on the individual page or upon multiple pages of a...
US20070002406 Image-reading device employing contact image sensor  
An image-reading device includes an image sensor, a clock generator, a resolution setting unit, and a resolution switching unit. The image sensor has a plurality of photodetectors arranged...
US20100033775 OPTICAL REFLECTING MIRROR, AND OPTICAL SCANNER AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS INCLUDING SAME  
A rectangular plate optical reflecting mirror is provided in an optical scanner. The optical reflecting mirror reflects an optical beam onto a surface to be scanned. The optical reflecting mirror...
US20050174617 Color filter configurations for linear photosensor arrays  
An imaging apparatus, such as would be used in a digital copier, includes at least one linear array of photosensors. Along a direction of the array, the photosensors are filtered to different...
US20080144137 IMAGE CAPTURE DEVICE  
Embodiments of a method performed by an image capture device are provided. The method includes performing a calibration operation on a photosensor array of the image capture device using a...
US20090316234 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR READING COLOR CHART AND COMPUTER-READABLE STORAGE MEDIUM  
Provided is a method for automatically determining an error of a user operation or a calorimeter caused when the calorimeter is manually slid to measure the colors of color patches on a row-by-row...
US20070091385 METHOD OF CONVERSION OF A HARD-COPY DOCUMENT CONTAINING TEXT OR IMAGE DATA INTO THE ELECTRONIC DOCUMENT  
A method of obtaining graphical information from a single- or multi-page document printed on a hard media where reading out of the position of the document elements is performed by using a method...
US20080174839 Full color optical image scanning  
A full color digital representation of an image is generated. For each location of an image, a number of color components of the image are optically scanned, and a grayscale component of the image...

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