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Apparatus and method for inserting an updateable hidden image into an
An apparatus for optically embedding hidden data in a source image, wherein the hidden data is updateable in real-time, the apparatus includes (a) optical masks...
Photogate active pixel sensor with high fill factor and correlated double
The present invention provides a high fill factor Photogate Active Pixel Architecture with the capability to perform Correlated Double Sampling, (CDS). The...
Lateral overflow drain, anti-blooming structure for CCD devices having
improved breakdown voltage
An image sensor having an anti-blooming structure, where the image sensor comprises a substrate of a first conductivity type; a dielectric having a first thin...
Method for marking gemstones with a unique micro discrete indicia
A method for providing and reading micro-discrete indicia on a gemstone using near-field optics.
Process for the preparation of high bromide tabular grain emulsions
A process for the preparation of a radiation-sensitive silver halide emulsion comprised of high bromide tabular silver halide grains is described, the process...
Stable photographic color developing composition and method of use
Concentrated and working strength photographic color developing compositions are stabilized with the inclusion of a sulfur compound as a preservative for a color...
Thermal imaging composition and imaging member containing polymethine IR
dye and methods of imaging and printing
An imaging member, such as a negative-working printing plate or on-press cylinder, has an imaging layer comprised of a thermally sensitive ionomer (charged...
A precursor for preparing a resist pattern comprises an imageable layer which includes a relatively volatile compound that can be volatilized by application of...
Camera speed color film with emulsion side micro-lenses
Disclosed is a light sensitive photographic element comprising a support, a convergent micro-lens array, and an interposed light sensitive silver halide emulsion...
Laser-induced thermal imaging with masking
The invention is directed to compensating for imaging aberrations that result from repeated passes by an imaging laser array. The aberrations may result from...
Ink jet printing method
An ink jet printing method having the steps of: A) providing an ink jet printer that is responsive to digital data signals, B) loading the printer with an ink...
Ink jet recording element
An ink jet recording element having a substrate having thereon: a) a subbing layer of a polymeric binder and a borate or a borate derivative, the borate or...
Method of controlling width of polyester film support
A method for controlling the width of a polyester film support comprising, in order, the steps of: (a) extruding a polyester resin using one or more extruders;...
Method for manufacturing an integrated display device including an OLED
display and a touch screen
A method of manufacturing a display device having two components, an OLED display formed on a film on one side of a substrate and a touch screen formed on a film...
System and method of constructing a photo album
A method of constructing a photo album including the steps of: providing a plurality of digital images; generating an index print of thumbnails from the digital...
Digital image sequence display system and method
A system and method of generating an immersive digital image sequence capable of providing a perception of self-motion, includes the steps of: generating the...
Printing apparatus and method utilizing a light-activated ink release
A printing apparatus in the form of an inkjet printer and a printing method utilizes a light-activated ink release system. The apparatus includes at least one...
Microfluidic system for controlled fluid mixing and delivery
A microfluidic system is provided for controlling delivery and mixing of thermally-responsive fluids. A plurality of microfluidic inlet channels open into a...
Pinch quill, apparatus, and film winding method
A pinch quill has a shank and a core and sheath apparatus. The core is rotatable about a longitudinal axis. The core has a recess sector and an adjoining recess...
Removing chroma noise from digital images by using variable shape pixel
A method for removing noise on a pixel by pixel basis from pixels of a digital image is disclosed. The pixels are used to produce a map of features, which then...
Method and system for image display
A light-modulating system, includes: a light source for emitting a sequence of light pulses at a period T.sub.p ; a light modulator having a variable-width...
Photographic material having enhanced light absorption
This invention comprises a silver halide photographic material comprising at least one silver halide emulsion comprising silver halide grains having associated...
Color negative element containing triple-coated blue record and method of
imaging using same
Disclosed is a photographic element comprising a support bearing a blue light sensitive record containing at least three layers having different levels of light...
Processing photographic material
A method for processing a silver halide photographic material comprises the steps of loading the material into a chamber adapted to hold the material therein,...
High speed photothermographic materials containing selenium compounds and
methods of using same
Photothermographic imaging materials having increased photospeed are provided by certain selenium chemical sensitizers that are added during the formulation of a...
Method for producing microcapsules having improved wall characteristics
A process for forming microcapsules having substantially impermeable microcapsule walls comprising the steps of: forming an emulsion of an internal phase in a...
Color photographic element comprising a infrared dye-forming system in a
blue image record
The present invention is directed to a method of scanning silver-halide-containing color photographic and photothermographic film. In particular, the present...
A self-adhering image made by the steps comprising: forming an imaged receiver sheet (140) having an image (230), a first thermoplastic layer (304), and a first...
Forming a dielectric layer by thermal decomposition of a metallo-organic
A method of forming a dielectric layer on a substrate, including the steps of providing a metallo-organic material in a solvent, which dissolves such ...
Material and method for treating photographic effluents
The present invention relates to a material and a method for treating of photographic effluents in order to eliminate microorganisms and pollutant by-products so...
Dual sided lamination
A method for laminating a dual sided pre-press proof (140) comprises laminating a first side of a receiver stock (150) with a first pre-laminate sheet (210) and...
Bubble elimination tube with acutely angled transducer horn assembly
A debubbling apparatus for removing gaseous bubbles entrained in a liquid is taught which has improved dearation capacity. The debubbling apparatus includes a...
Method and system for capturing film images
A monobath solution is coated onto undeveloped film to produce a developed image within the film. The coated film is scanned to produce an electronic ...
Thermal management drum for a photographic processor
The present invention relates to a photographic processor and a method of processing photographic material where heat is applied to a processing drum in a manner...
Processing photographic material
An apparatus for processing photographic material has a chamber which is manufactured such that temperature uniformity is maintained across the chamber.
Photobooth for producing digitally processed images
A photobooth includes an electronic camera for capturing and producing a digital image of a customer, processes the digital image to apply a special effect to...
Ink jet printing method
An ink jet printing method, comprising the steps of: A) providing an ink jet printer that is responsive to digital data signals; B) loading the printer with...
Method of delivering fluid into constricted openings free of voids
A method of delivering fluid into constricted openings arranged in a workpiece substantially eliminates the occurrence of voids or air bubbles in the fluid...
Underwater one-time-use camera having camera frame assembly retained in
front housing part at unloading
An underwater one-time-use camera has a housing having a front housing part and a rear housing part. A frame assembly is disposed within the housing. The housing...
Method and device for calibrating an imaging apparatus having multiple
An improved method and apparatus for calibrating an imaging system having multiple imaging outputs such as a plurality of laser diodes. Calibration is achieved...
Method for detecting errors in loading a lenticular material on a printer
A method for detecting errors in loading a lenticular material (10) on a printer (60) comprises loading the lenticular material (10) on a vacuum platen (20) and...
System and method for correcting defects in digital images through
selective fill-in from surrounding areas
A system and method for correcting defects in an image. A correction area surrounding the defective pixel is dynamically chosen to include a predetermined...
Method and apparatus for combined measurement of surface non-uniformity
index of refraction variation and...
A method of simultaneously measuring the thickness, group index of refraction, and top and bottom surface profiles of a sample, includes the steps of locating...
Electrically addressable display system with alignment reference features
and process for forming same
An electrically addressable display system includes a circuit board and at least one flexible display sheet disposed above and electrically connected with the...
Liquid crystal display unit for camera, including message bearing medium,
back light source, and protective cover
A liquid crystal display unit for a camera has a liquid crystal display panel and a back light source panel arranged along a back side of the liquid crystal...
Image processing apparatus with conduit tube and blower
An image processing apparatus (10) for forming images on a thermal print media includes: a) a rotatable drum (300); b) a motor for rotating the drum (300); c) at...
Method and apparatus for printing high resolution images using reflective
An apparatus for printing images including an illumination optics (75) that provides uniform area light is disclosed. A polarizing beamsplitter (80) receives the...
Light-producing display having spaced apart tiles
A display including at least two tiles which are aligned along one edge of each tile but are spaced from each other, each tile having electric field activatable...
Computed radiography cassette with x-ray transmissive edges
A computed radiography cassette comprising: a five sided open-ended shell including upper and lower spaced panels, and first and second side members and a front...
4-acylamino-2-hydroxy-5-substituted-acylanilide compounds and method of
Disclosed is a 4-acylamino-2-hydroxy-5-substituted-acylanilide compound having the structural formula I: ##STR1## wherein R is hydrogen or an alkyl group, ...