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US20130004066 DETERMINING A BACKGROUND COLOR OF A DOCUMENT  
A media reproduction device determines a background color of a document.
US20150145989 Acquisition of Color Calibration Charts  
The present disclosure related to acquisition of color calibration charts. In at least some examples herein, an image of a calibration color chart is processed. A lighting condition of the color...
US20140334723 Identification Mark with a Predetermined Color Difference  
An identification mark may have a calibration color, a predetermined authentication color, and a predetermined difference between the calibration color and the predetermined authentication color...
US20090257649 VIDEO SCENE CLASSIFICATION DEVICE AND VIDEO SCENE CLASSIFICATION METHOD  
When classifying pictures, to enable classification having high robustness by generating indexes for classification, dynamically changing processing areas within the picture based on a video...
US20110135195 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CLASSIFICATION AND SELECTION OF COLOR PALETTES  
A system and method for categorizing color palettes are provided. A taxonomy for a particular type of achromatic entity, such as emotions, is generated and populated with a list of terms. Natural...
US20130129210 RECOMMENDATION SYSTEM BASED ON THE RECOGNITION OF A FACE AND STYLE, AND METHOD THEREOF  
The present disclosure relates to a recommendation system based on the recognition of a face and style, and method thereof. More particularly, face and style feature information is extracted from...
US20150117773 HUMAN DETECTION APPARATUS  
The knowledge that “the color of a vehicle body or guard rail is uniform” applies to the detection of a human, improving the detection performance of the human of which a part of the body is...
US20140112580 EYELID DETECTION DEVICE  
An ECU which is connected to an image sensor and an illuminance sensor includes an eyelid detection unit that detects the positions of the upper and lower eyelids from a face image, an eyelid...
US20120008859 Reducing Erroneous Colors in Edge Areas with Chromatic Abberation  
A technique is disclosed for calculating a value for a second color for a particular pixel. The technique selects a first set of neighboring pixels situated on a first side of the particular...
US20150199565 FACILITATING HANDWRITING DEVELOPMENT  
Facilitating the development of handwriting can include a presentation medium and a user writing area. The user writing area can be presented by the presentation medium. The user writing area can...
US20120243780 Red-Eye Removal Using Multiple Recognition Channels  
This disclosure pertains to apparatuses, methods, and computer readable media for red-eye removal techniques using multiple recognition channels. In the following examples, red, golden, and white...
US20110142338 METHOD OF DETECTING SKIN-COLORED AREA USING VARIABLE SKIN COLOR MODEL  
The present invention relates to a method of detecting a skin-colored area using a variable skin color model. In the method, an initial skin-colored area is extracted from an input image using a...
US20120224770 SYSTEM FOR FLOOR NUMBER DETERMINATION IN BUILDINGS  
A system may determine a number of floors of a building based on image data of the building. The system may determine a background color of a façade of the building shown in the image data. Using...
US20100157051 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DETECTING AND DETERRING RFID TAG RELATED FRAUD  
An approach that allows for detecting and deterring RFID tag related fraud is provided. In one embodiment, there is a generating tool configured to generate a set of tag-item models based on...
US20110026817 METHOD FOR MATCHING COLORS  
A method for matching colors includes providing a first source of a first color and a second source of a second color; measuring a set of spectral values for first color stimuli associated with...
US20140147039 TECHNIQUES FOR FEATURE EXTRACTION  
A computer-implemented technique for feature extraction includes obtaining an electronic image of an object and performing an edge detection algorithm on the electronic image. The technique...
US20070292020 METHOD OF SELECTING THE HARMONIOUS HAIR COLORATION SUITED TO A PERSON  
A method is given with which it is possible to assign to a person, according to their skin color, eye color and hair color, a hair coloration which supports the overall impression of the person in...
US20110081075 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR INDEXING PRESENTATION VIDEOS  
A system and method for identifying key frames of a presentation video that include stationary informational content. A sequence of frames is obtained from a presentation video and differences of...
US20140363079 METHOD AND SYSTEM TO DETECT AND SELECT BEST PHOTOGRAPHS  
Disclosed is a software routine which determines which photographs in a corpus are similar, groups the similar photographs, and which then determines which photographs within a group meet criteria...
US20130223730 SCALABLE FEATURE DESCRIPTOR EXTRACTION AND MATCHING METHOD AND SYSTEM  
A feature descriptor extracting method in a feature descriptor extracting apparatus is provided. The feature descriptor extracting method involves receiving an image from which a feature...
US20110229017 ANNOTATION ADDITION METHOD, ANNOTATION ADDITION SYSTEM USING THE SAME, AND MACHINE-READABLE MEDIUM  
Disclosed are a method and a system for adding annotations into an input medium file. The method comprises a step of creating annotation detection models based on training samples formed by...
US20100183220 Imaging device color characterization including color look-up table construction via tensor decomposition  
A model-based method and apparatus for characterizing the performance of a printing device comprising printing a target set of patches with the device and measuring device response when the target...
US20120057782 Method and apparatus for testing water quality using a cell-phone application, mirror and plastic bag  
The present disclosure teaches a practical method and apparatus for providing accurate, economic drinking water testing using materials available worldwide: a mirror 10, cell-phone 20, and a...
US20140301639 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DETERMINING AN ALPHA VALUE  
A method for determining an alpha value for a candidate pixel of an image in an alpha matting process and an apparatus configured to perform the method are described. A selecting unit selects two...
US20100303345 RED-EYE REDUCTION USING FACIAL DETECTION  
A computer-implemented method for detecting a red-eye artifact that includes receiving an image depicting a first eye and a second eye corresponding to a human face, and coordinates corresponding...
US20120063679 METHOD FOR DETECTING PIXEL OUTLIERS  
A method for identifying singleton outlier pixels in a selected color space in a digital image including a plurality of pixels, includes for each 3×3 patch of pixels in the image, calculating the...
US20150055859 NOTE RECOGNITION AND MANAGEMENT USING COLOR CLASSIFICATION  
This disclosure describes techniques for creating and manipulating software notes representative of physical notes. For example, techniques are described for recognizing physical notes present...
US20140177956 REAL TIME PHOTOMETRIC EDGE DESCRIPTION  
Systems and methods are disclosed for describing and tracking edges within the field of view of one or more imaging devices. In one example, the present system defines a row of pixels taken across...
US20130266218 Detecting and Tracking Point Features with Primary Colors  
A feature tracking technique for detecting and tracking feature points with primary colors. An energy value may be computed for each color channel of a feature. If the energy of all the channels...
US20140119645 COLOR-MAPPING WAND  
A device includes a freely manipulable color-mapping wand. The wand includes at least one color detector for measuring an intensity of light within at least one spectral range that is incident...
US20100014106 PAINT DEALING SYSTEM, PAINT DEALING METHOD, AND COMPUTER  
A paint dealing system includes computers which are provided for a purchaser, a distributor, and an agency store and are connected to each other via a communication line, wherein the computer of...
US20130188827 HUMAN TRACKING METHOD AND APPARATUS USING COLOR HISTOGRAM  
A human tracking method using a color histogram is disclosed. The human tracking method using the color histogram according to the present invention can more adaptively perform human tracking...
US20120176504 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING TIMESTAMPING MANAGEMENT FOR ELECTRONIC PHOTOGRAPHS  
Systems and methods are provided for revising the time associated with a digital photograph. A digital photograph and data representing an initial time the photograph was taken may not correspond...
US20120119984 HAND POSE RECOGNITION  
Hand pose recognition comprises determining an initial hand pose estimate for a captured input hand pose and performing iterations based upon hand pose estimates and residues between such...
US20110135197 Generating Agricultural Information Products Using Remote Sensing  
A method for generating a raster file based on a plurality of primary index raster files that are associated with an area of interest (AOI) uses a computer coupled to a remote sensing device via a...
US20090310856 EXPANDED COLOR SPACE ARCHITECTURAL PAINT AND STAIN TINTING SYSTEM  
White-pigmented and unpigmented base paints and stains are custom-tinted using an automated colorant dispenser having a minimum fluid dispensing quantity less than 0.01 fluid ounce (<0.3 cm3) and...
US20130148884 VIDEO COMPARISON USING COLOR HISTOGRAMS  
Methods, apparatus and articles of manufacture for video comparison using color histograms are disclosed. An example method disclosed herein to compare a first video and a second video comprises...
US20110194762 METHOD FOR DETECTING HAIR REGION  
A method of detecting a hair region, includes acquiring a confidence image of a head region; and detecting the hair region by processing the acquired confidence image. The hair region detection...
US20120314938 Image Type Classifier For Improved Remote Presentation Session Compression  
An invention is disclosed for classifying a graphic—e.g. as text or non-text. In embodiments, machine learning is used to generate a solution for classifying graphics of a graphic based on...
US20110280478 OBJECT MONITORING SYSTEM AND METHOD  
An object monitoring system and method identify a foreground object from a current frame of a video stream of a monitored area. The monitoring system marks foreground pixels of the foreground...
US20140233846 METHOD FOR AUTO-DEPICTING TRENDS IN OBJECT CONTOURS  
Disclosed herein is a method for auto-depicting trends in object contours (referred to as ADTOC). At the heart of ADTOC is a sifting process to determine a significant angular value via evaluating...
US20120177287 Analytical Motion Blur Rasterization With Compression  
A rasterizer, based on time-dependent edge equations, computes analytical visibility in order to render accurate motion blur. An oracle-based compression algorithm for the time intervals lowers...
US20050271269 Synchronization of video and data  
A system including a video stream and a data stream. The system synchronizes the data stream to different portions of the video stream.
US20110150329 METHOD OF AND SYSTEM FOR DETERMINING AN AVERAGE COLOUR VALUE FOR PIXELS  
A method of and system for determining a number of pixels out of a plurality of pixels, which plurality of pixels forms an image strip, each pixel of the plurality of pixels having a specific...
US20130136349 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DETERMINING COLOUR FROM AN IMAGE  
Embodiments of the invention relate to the determination of the colour of a colour sample from an image of the colour sample. In one embodiment a colour sample capture card is provided having...
US20130148885 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DETERMINING COLOUR FROM AN IMAGE  
Embodiments of the invention relate to the determination of the colour of a colour sample from an image of the colour sample. In one embodiment a colour sample capture card is provided having...
US20100080456 DEVICE AND METHOD FOR OPTICALLY SORTING BULK MATERIAL  
A device and a method are described for the optical selection of components of at least one fraction from a bulk material stream conveyed along a conveyance direction, having a camera unit, whose...
US20100061594 DETECTION OF MOTOR VEHICLE LIGHTS WITH A CAMERA  
A method for detecting front headlights and tail lights of a motor vehicle with a colour camera sensor is presented. The colour camera sensor comprises a plurality of red pixels, i.e. image points...
US20130177239 SILHOUETTE CORRECTION METHOD AND SYSTEM AND SILHOUETTE EXTRACTION METHOD AND SYSTEM  
A method and system for correcting a silhouette of a person extracted from an image by labeling each pixel as the person or the background are disclosed. The pixels in a target region are...
US20110044539 INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE, COMPUTER READABLE MEDIUM STORING INFORMATION PROCESSING PROGRAM, AND INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD  
An information processing device includes: a document receiving unit that receives a document containing at least one page, wherein positions of document components of a page of the at least one...