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8774616 Camera system and interchangeable lens  
The present invention provides an interchangeable lens mounted on a camera body in an exchangeable manner, and the interchangeable lens includes: an optical system in which a state of a subject...
8761591 Interchangeable lens, and camera body which has the interchangeable lens attached thereto and can control the interchangeable lens  
An interchangeable lens attachable to a camera body includes a first operable member, a second operable member, an operation member for receiving user's operation for the first operable member or...
8351131 Lens apparatus  
A lens apparatus is switchable between first and second modes. A control master determination unit a lens apparatus as one of a master and a slave when the lens apparatus is operated in the second...
8325251 Imaging apparatus, function control method, and function control program  
An imaging apparatus includes: receiving means for receiving selection input for an imaging mode; discriminating means for discriminating, when the selection input is received through the...
8045045 Image pickup apparatus, control method for the same, and program for implementing the control method  
An image pickup apparatus which is capable of optimizing the responsiveness of linear changes in focus to operations of a ring member without sacrificing the operability of the ring member, while...
8040399 System and method for effectively optimizing zoom settings in a digital camera  
A system and method for effectively optimizing zoom settings in a digital camera includes a digital zoom module that performs a digital zoom function, and an optical zoom module that controls a...
7995132 Image sensing apparatus, image sensing method, and recording medium which records photographing method  
Photographing at a fixed focus is executed by quickly canceling the autofocus without any labor for mode switching or the like. An image sensing apparatus includes a photographing unit which has...
7965935 Control device and method for camera unit and program for implementing the control method  
A camera unit which is capable of coping with both a case where it is largely displaced from a preset position and a case where it is slightly displaced from the same, and makes it possible to...
7808547 Lens apparatus and image-taking apparatus including drive range limiting function having valid and invalid states  
A drive control apparatus for a lens apparatus having a zoom lens movable between a telephoto end and a wide-angle end according to the present invention comprises a selecting member which selects...
7781710 Image pickup apparatus, control method, and program with autofocus selection  
An image pickup apparatus, a control method and a program are provided. The image pickup apparatus includes an imaging module which takes an image; a display module which displays the image taken...
7764879 Control apparatus and imaging apparatus  
A control apparatus configured to control a control target in response to an operation by a user includes a first operation member configured to control the control target at a speed corresponding...
7711258 Image capturing apparatus with zoom image data generating, image display, image selection and image capture functions, and method for same  
An image capturing apparatus comprises an image capturing unit which captures image data of an object, a zoom image data generating unit which generates items of zoom image data having different...
7630584 Image processing apparatus, image processing system, imaging apparatus and image processing method  
An image processing apparatus includes an zoom position acquiring section for acquiring a zoom position representing a lens position condition of the optical zoom mechanism on taking the inputted...
7590339 Digital camera including manual and automatic drive of photographing system  
A digital camera is provided with a photographing lens, an image capturing element, which is configured to capture an optical image of an object formed by the photographing lens, a coarse movement...
7577352 Mobile communication device  
A mobile communication device includes a first part and a second part. The first part has a camera module mounted therein, which includes a lens-barrel and a focusing mechanism engaged with the...
7495843 Focus adjusting mechanism and portable electronic device using same  
A focus adjusting mechanism (50) for use in a portable electronic device (100) with a lens module (40) is provided. The lens module includes a lens barrel (42) and a lens barrel holder (44). The...
7484851 Image forming device and method  
An image forming device for forming an image on an image forming object by irradiating the image forming object with a luminous flux corresponding to the image, the image forming device including:...
7430368 Zoom lens assembly capable of macro photography  
A zoom lens assembly includes an optical system forming an optical axis and having at least one lens group, a base member (1), a macro ring member (2) rotatably engaged with the base member for...
7352387 Camera with positioning device used to capture magnified and demagnified images  
To provide a camera that is suited to shoot both a demagnified image and a magnified image. The camera includes a housing body 11 containing a CCD 15, and a lens barrel 12. An abutted member 20...
7227706 Image-taking lens apparatus  
An image-taking lens apparatus has an image sensor for converting an optical image of a subject into an electrical signal and an image-taking lens system for forming the optical image on the image...
7079182 Optical apparatus, optical apparatus driving unit and camera system  
The invention provides an optical apparatus comprising an optical member, a memory unit for memorizing preset speed information, and preset position information or preset direction information a...
6704503 Optical device, optical device driving unit, information write device, preset information setting system, and camera system  
Disclosed is an optical device including an optical member, a driving member for driving the optical member, a storage member for storing preset information about driving of the optical member, an...
6701073 Optical driving unit, optical apparatus and camera system  
An optical driving unit is disclosed, which is equipped with a function for moving an optical adjustment member by servo-driving to a stored position, wherein the optical adjustment member is not...
6643458 Image pickup apparatus and method of controlling same  
There is disclosed an image pickup apparatus having a lens barrel which is sinkable into the apparatus body, and is controlled, if necessary, not to sink into the body even when the power is...
6633729 Optical apparatus, optical apparatus driving unit and camera system  
The invention provides an optical apparatus comprising an optical member constituting the optical apparatus, memory means for memorizing preset information, control means for selectively executing...
6526232 Lens control unit  
A lens control unit is provided in which a position of an operating member for operating a zoom position or a focus position of a lens unit is moved by following the actual zoom position or the...
6522838 Optical apparatus, optical element driving unit, and photographing system  
An optical apparatus has an operation member for permitting a first operation and a second operation; a position detector for detecting a position of an optical element; a target position setting...
6512542 TV lens drive unit having a mechanism for designating a constant zoom rate  
When a constant rate switch is pressed during the operation of a seesaw switch, an output voltage of a potentiometer in the seesaw switch is stored in a condenser and a command from the seesaw...
6466378 Lens driving apparatus  
The CPU of the lens drive unit obtains new data to be stored in an EEPROM from a personal computer. The CPU confirms with a supplied voltage confirmation circuit that voltage supplied from a power...
6430367 Lens-fitted photo film unit capable of changing over aperture stop  
A first lens element and a second lens element for comprising a photographic lens, and a stop opening are arranged on an optical axis in this order. A stop plate has a stop-down opening. The stop...
6337952 Lens apparatus  
This invention relates to a TV lens apparatus having the angle of view maintaining function of maintaining the angle of view constant. In the present invention, in a state in which the lens has...
6278843 Optical instrument equipped with zoom lens  
An optical instrument equipped with a zoom lens installed in a zoom lens barrel having a lens guide arrangement for zooming up and down and focusing which includes a zooming-up guide path for...
6035137 Taking lens drive unit  
If a seesaw switch and a quick zoom switch means are operated concurrently, the seesaw switch takes priority. If the quick zoom switch is operated by mistake while the seesaw switch is operated,...
6002886 Lens barrel  
A lens barrel includes an external operation member for manual operation, a driving source, a movable lens supported movably along an optical axis, a lens moving mechanism arranged to receive a...
RE36238 Operation control apparatus of electric zoom camera  
An electric zoom camera comprises a photographing lens system having a zoom lens system, a detecting device for detecting a focal length of the photographing lens system and generating a...
5905530 Image pickup apparatus  
An image pickup apparatus is disclosed which is provided with a distortional-aberration memorizing element for memorizing distortional-aberration information about an objective lens, a...
5815745 Camera  
A camera comprises a lens optical system including a zooming lens, a photographic mode setting circuit capable of selectively setting a plurality of kinds of photographic modes, exposure...
5790317 Zoom lens system  
In a zoom lens system in which the movement locus of a focusing lens unit is defined by synthesizing a focus cam and a zoom compensation cam, when the sensitivity of movement of an image point in...
5774276 Zoom lens system  
In a zoom lens system in which the movement locus of a focusing lens unit is defined by synthesizing a focus cam and a zoom compensation cam, and the sensitivity of movement of an image point in...
5754894 Motor driven zoom camera  
The present invention relates to an optical camera having a zoom function in which a focal length can be varied or the variation is actuated by a focal length changing member, and in particular to...
5752094 Autozoon apparatus for camera  
An autozoom apparatus for a camera having an operating member for designating a first point and a second point in a scene to be photographed; a circuit using an angular velocity sensor for...
5748387 Zoom lens system  
There is provided a zoom lens of an inner focusing system which is capable of an auto-focusing operation and a manual focusing operation with a high precision.A zoom lens system in which a...
5537174 Zooming optical apparatus  
An optical apparatus includes a first zooming lens, a designating device for designating a zooming range, a storing circuit for storing the zooming range designated by the designating device, and...
5365297 Camera system with zoom lens having presettable focal lengths  
A camera system comprises an operation member provided in an interchangeable lens adapted to be manually operated; a signal sending circuit for sending a signal in response to the manual operation...
5363165 Power zoom lens and camera system  
A power zoom lens having a zooming lens unit which is movable in an optical axis direction to vary a focal length thereof and which is detachably mounted to a camera body. The power zoom lens...
5270766 Operation control apparatus of electric zoom camera  
An electric zoom camera comprises a photographing lens system having a zoom lens system, detecting device for detecting a focal length of the photographing lens system and generating a...
5264883 Controller for camera  
A controller for a camera is provided with a first zoom signal output device operatively associated with the half depressing operation of a release operation member and outputting a first zoom...
5243372 Motor driven zooming apparatus  
A motor driven zooming apparatus including a zoom lens, a driver for moving the zoom lens, and an extremity setting and storing device for storing data for restricting a zooming range of the zoom...
5229809 Camera with self-timer  
A camera has an exposure device for effecting a photographing operation on a film in response to manipulation of a member, and a self-timer for causing the exposure device to effect the...
5189458 Electric zooming camera  
A camera has an electrically zoomable lens with two modes. In the first mode, the zooming is continued during the continuation of a manual operation. In the second mode, the zooming is conducted...

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