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Digital image processing method for edge shaping
A digital image processing method, includes the steps of: transforming the digital image using an edge sensitive wavelet transform to produce a plurality of...
System and method for calibration of display system with linear array
A system and method for calibration of a display system with a linear modulator array that includes: a light source; a linear array of light modulating devices...
Method and system for direct-to-press imaging
A direct-to-press imaging method comprises: (a) applying an imageable coating to a printing cylinder, wherein the imageable coating comprises a composition such...
Making electroluminscent display devices
A method for making an organic electroluminescent display device having an array of pixels disposed on a display substrate includes providing a donor element and...
Thermally developable imaging system comprising a blocked color-forming
agent in association with a...
This invention comprises an imaging element comprising an imaging layer having associated therewith a phenolic activating agent in combination with a blocked...
Transferable support for applying data to an object
This invention comprises a transferable support comprising a substantially flat sheet having on a surface thereof encoded data in the form of dot code or...
Curtain coating startup apparatus
A catch pan apparatus for starting and stopping coating is disclosed for coating a downwardly moving receiving surface by curtain coating. The catch pan device...
Process for making available digital photographic images
A process is shown for making available digital photographic images. The process comprises: sending to a processing laboratory an exposed photosensitive film...
A method of characterizing a color imaging system is provided. The method comprises obtaining first data indicative of output of the color imaging system. The...
Film with color filter array
Disclosed is a color film comprising (1) a support layer, (2) a light sensitive layer, and (3) a water permeable color filter array (CFA) layer comprising a...
Printhead assembly with minimized interconnections to an inkjet printhead
An inkjet printhead assembly (50) for an inkjet printer having a printhead (10) with a plurality of nozzles (24) and data path and control electronics circuitry...
Method for automatically classifying images into events
A method for automatically classifying images into events, the method includes the steps of: receiving a plurality of images having either or both date and/or...
Fade-in and fade-out temporal segments
A method for performing content-based temporal segmentation of video sequences, the method comprises the steps of transmitting the video sequence to a processor;...
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 said printer with...
Method for preparing a silver halide photographic emulsion
The present invention relates to a method for preparing a silver halide photographic emulsion, comprising the steps of a) providing a nucleation medium comprising...
Method and material for photographic processing
A method of providing an image in an imagewise exposed silver halide photographic silver material comprising at least one silver halide emulsion layer, comprises...
Thermally developable emulsions and materials containing phthalazine
Thermally developable compositions such thermographic and photothermographic emulsions include certain quaternary phthalazine compounds. These emulsions can be...
Phase-change recording element for write once applications
A WORM optical recording element comprising a substrate and a phase-change recording layer wherein the phase-change recording layer has a composition expressed...
Ink jet recording element
An ink jet recording element having a support having thereon the following layers in order: i) a base layer of a polymeric binder, a polymeric mordant and a...
Sheet feeding device
A sheet feeding device (2) for separating an outermost sheet (4) from a stack (6). The sheet feeding device (2) comprises a stack support means (8) positioned in...
PRINTHEAD HAVING NON-UNIFORMITY CORRECTION BASED ON SPATIAL ENERGY PROFILE
DATA, A METHOD FOR NON-UNIFORMITY...
A printhead having a plurality of exposure elements (18) with improved non-uniformity correction. Spatial variance of the energy emitted by the exposure elements...
Organic light-emitting diode having an interface layer between the
hole-transporting layer and the...
An organic light-emitting device includes a substrate, an anode, a cathode, disposed between the anode and the cathode is an electroluminescent medium including,...
High-efficiency plasma treatment of paper
An apparatus for treating paper web materials with a plasma, said apparatus comprising a dark space generated by a treatment electrode in a treatment zone. There...
Silver halide imaging element with random color filter array
Disclosed is an imaging element comprising a single layer containing a random distribution of a colored bead population of one or more colors coated above one or...
Black-and-white developing compositions and methods of use
A concentrated black-and-white photographic developing composition has improved stability, is compatible with the environment and provides desired sensitometric...
System and method for delivering photographic-based products to a customer
An automated photofinishing system and method for delivering photographic-based products such as prints to a customer includes a minilab that is adapted to...
Speckle suppressed laser projection system using RF injection
A system and method for reducing or eliminating the speckle intensity distribution of a laser imaging system. In one embodiment of the invention, a radio...
System and method for selecting photographic images using index prints
A method for remotely selecting and ordering photographic prints, includes the steps of: sending a photographic film bearing a plurality of latent images to a...
On-line method for detecting particle size during a milling process
An on-line method for detecting particle size of a liquid during a process in which there is not a correlation between low absorbance with small particle size,...
Transmitting digital images to a plurality of selected receivers over a
radio frequency link
An electronic camera system includes a programmable transmission capability for selectively transmitting electronic image data to a plurality of remote base...
In-situ blending of polyesters with poly(ether imide)
A method for blending poly(ether imide)s with polyesters comprising: (a) adding polyester monomers and poly(ether imide) in a polymerization reactor at any point...
Stable photographic color developing composition and method of use
Concentrated and working strength photographic color developing compositions are stabilized with the inclusion of an .alpha.-ketocarboxylic acid or salt thereof,...
Photothermographic element with reduced woodgrain interference patterns
The present invention provides a spectrally sensitized photothermographic silver halide element comprising a support layer having on at least one surface thereof...
Thermally developable imaging materials having improved shelf stability and
Thermally developable photothermographic materials comprise a backside layer that includes a toner as a backside stabilizer. Useful backside stabilizers include...
Color photothermographic element comprising a dye-forming system for
forming a novel infrared dye
The present invention is directed to a photothermographic element comprising at least one imaging layer with a pyrrolotriazole coupler and a developing agent, or...
Process for making thermal negative printing plate
A process for making thermally imageable negative working compositions comprising the steps of: (1) providing a patterning composition layer on a substrate, said ...
Imaging element with nacreous pigment
The invention relates to a photographic element comprising nacreous pigment.
Process for forming color filter array
Disclosed is process for forming a color filter array layer on a transparent surface, comprising the step of applying a water-borne solid-particle dispersion of...
Ultrasonic cleaning in batch photoprocessing equipment
A photographic processor includes a cleaning arrangement which comprises a transducer and an ultrasonic probe. In the system and method of the present invention,...
Lightweight mirror and method of making
A lightweight mirror structure is formed from a unitary body of mirror blank material by using an abrasive water jet cutting apparatus to cut a plurality of...
Materials for reducing inter-color gloss difference
An ink jet ink set and recording element combination including A) a porous ink jet recording element having a 60.degree. specular gloss of at least about 5; and...
Multi-layer thermal actuator with optimized heater length and method of
An apparatus for and method of operating a thermal actuator for a micromechanical device, especially a liquid drop emitter such as an ink jet printhead, is...
Digital still camera with optical tape
A digital still camera for receiving a optical tape cassette having optical tape including an image sensor for capturing an image; focusing an image of a subject...
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 techniques described herein...
Method of making masks and electronic parts
A method of making a mask or an electronic part, for example a printed circuit, comprises the steps of delivering heat in a desired pattern to a precursor of the...
Polyvinyl acetals having azido groups and use thereof in
A copolymer useful in radiation sensitive compositions for lithographic printing plates comprises the units A, B, C and D, wherein A is present in an amount of...
Use of cinnamic acid groups containing acetal polymers for
radiation-sensitive compositions and lithographic...
Copolymers containing the units A, B, C, D and optionally E are used to prepare radiation sensitive compositions and lithographic printing plates. The copolymer...
Nacreous imaging element containing a voided polymer layer
The invention relates to an imaging element comprising an imaging layer, a nacreous pigment, and at least one layer comprising voids.
Photographic element with nacreous overcoat
This invention relates to a photographic element comprising at least one layer comprising nacreous pigment above the image.
Electroluminescent device with polyphenyl hydrocarbon hole transport layer
An organic multilayer electroluminescent device including an anode and cathode, and comprising therebetween: a hole transport layer; and an electron transport...