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Method of passivating a silver donor with a dye and photothermographic
systems made thereby
The invention is directed to a color photothermographic film in which particles comprising an organic silver salt is treated with a dye that functions as a...
High-speed thermally developable imaging materials and methods of using
High-speed black-and-white photothermographic emulsions and materials comprise chemically sensitized photosensitive silver halide grains, at least 70% of the...
Process control method to increase deaeration capacity in an ECR by
constant voltage operation
A method is taught for debubbling a liquid composition containing entrained gas bubbles that increases the effectiveness of ultrasonic debubbling apparatus...
Continuous inkjet printhead with selectable printing volumes of ink
An inkjet printhead, that includes a plurality of nozzle bores from which streams of ink droplets having selectable first and second volumes are emitted; a...
Apparatus and method of heat embossing thin, low density polethylene films
A method and apparatus for embossing plastic web materials, for instance, low density polyethylene film, have a movable, first embossing element having a...
Measuring absolute static pressure at one or more positions along a
A method of measuring absolute static pressure at one or more positions along the wall of a microfluidic device transporting a working fluid that is immiscible...
Underwater camera housing having sealed pivotable shutter actuator and
An underwater housing has a shell having inside and outside surfaces and an opening extending between the surfaces. An actuator is disposed in the opening. The...
Camera electronic system and method of assembling same
In one aspect of the present invention, camera electrical system is provided for use in a family of recyclable cameras each camera having a set of desired...
Underwater camera having viewports bearing on viewfinder tunnel of frame
An underwater camera has a frame assembly, which has a frame and front and rear covers mounted on the frame. The frame has a viewfinder tunnel. A pressure...
Method and apparatus for printing digital images
A method and apparatus for printing a customer image order, each containing a plurality of images. A digital record of a customer order containing a plurality of...
Correction of color balance in images
The invention relates to the color correction of images. The method is based on the assumption that the red, green and blue standard deviations, particularly of...
Backlit display for selectively illuminating lenticular images
A backlit display device (118) for the automatic viewing of lenticular image cards (62) comprising an illumination source (56) which by design selectively...
Method for enhanced bit depth in an imaging apparatus using a spatial light
A method for increasing the number of intensity levels available on one or more color channels in an imaging apparatus (10) using a spatial light modulator (22)....
Imaging apparatus using dither to minimize pixel effects
An imaging apparatus (10) for forming images from digital data, typically for printing or projection, the apparatus employing a spatial light modulator (30). The...
Method for automatic white balance of digital images
A white balance correction method for a digital imaging device, including determining a scene illuminant type from a scene brightness and one or more color...
Electronic still camera for capturing digital image and creating a print
A digital camera includes a liquid crystal display (LCD) for viewing images captured from an image sensor and stored on a removable memory card. The LCD also...
Image display for displaying a reflection image and a luminous image
An image display device, including: a luminous display having a light emitting face for providing a luminous image; and a reflective image in a screen pattern...
Lubricating layer in photographic elements
The present invention is an imaging element which includes a support, at least one imaging layer superposed on the support and a protective topcoat superposed...
High chloride silver halide elements containing pyrimidine compounds
A silver halide photographic element comprising a silver halide emulsion which is greater than 50 mole % silver chloride and a pyrimidine compound represented by...
Imaging element comprising solubilized collagen gelatin and hardener
An imaging element is described comprising one or more hydrophilic colloid layers which include gelatin as a film forming binder which has been chemically...
Stable multi-part photographic color developing composition and method of
A multi-part (two-part or three-part) color developing kit includes aqueous solutions containing sulfite ions and a color developing agent. An ...
X-radiation sensitive aqueous-based photothermographic materials and
methods of using same
Aqueous-based photothermographic materials that are sensitive to visible or X-radiation contain X-radiation sensitive phosphors in association with specific...
High contrast photographic element containing a novel combination of
The invention relates to an ultrahigh contrast photographic material comprising a support bearing a silver halide emulsion layer, containing a combination of two...
Label with curl and moisture resistant protective layer
The invention relates to a packaging label comprising in order an environmental protection layer, an image formed by means of silver halide, a base, an adhesive,...
Method of injection molding articles with improved physical properties
A method of making an injection molded article, including the steps of: mixing at a temperature of at least 100.degree. C. polymeric materials having a thermal...
Method of releasing pressure in non-metallic injection molds
A method of releasing pressure in a non-metallic injection mold has a pressure relief valve positioned in the molten resin flow path for handling excess resin...
Method for laminating high quality transparencies
Various methods for laminating a high quality transparency which consist of the steps: creating an imaged receiver sheet (140) with a first support layer (150);...
Aluminum alloy support body for a presensitized plate and method of
producing the same
The present invention provides an aluminum alloy support body for a presensitized plate in which the uniformity of the grained surface due to electrochemical...
Gelatin encapsulated metal powder for silver recovery from processing
The present invention relates to the use of fine metal particles for the recovery of silver from a silver-bearing photographic waste solution. In particular, the...
Device to reduce electrostatic pattern transfer in coating processes
A roller for use in a coating machine comprises a metal core 1 having a dielectric cover 2. The cover is provided with an engraved pattern of ridges and grooves....
Method and system for photographic processing
A photographic processing system has a first processing stage to process photographic material. A second processing stage is also provided to further process the...
Apparatus and method of balancing end jet forces in an ink jet printing
An inkjet printing apparatus is provided. The apparatus includes a source of ink and a printhead. The printhead includes an end nozzle and a second nozzle...
Synchronizing printed droplets in continuous inkjet printing
Both an inkjet printer and method are provided for controlling inkjet printing on a receiver. The inkjet printer includes a printhead having at least one nozzle...
Beam micro-actuator with a tunable or stable amplitude particularly suited
for ink jet printing
An ink jet printing apparatus and method for generating droplets of a printing liquid from a nozzle of an inkjet printhead features a temperature responsive...
Ink jet print head with cross-flow cleaning
A self-cleaning print head is provided. The self-cleaning print head comprises a print head body having an outer surface defining an ink jet orifice. A source of...
Storage phosphor cassette having a corner element
A corner element for an x-ray cassette for providing increased durability and light integrity. The x-ray cassette includes an upper and lower panel, a first...
Day/night composite imaging member
An imaging element including in order an upper image, at least one transmission and reflection device providing optical transmission of between 35% and 55%, and...
Cover for a camera for protecting image capture lens and electronic image
A protective cover for a camera having a housing with front and rear portions, the front portion including a mounting structure for an image capture lens and the...
Method of processing a roll of photographic film and distributing visual
This invention is directed to a method of processing at least one digital image of at least one photographic image and distributing at least one visual print...
Multi-layer neutral density sheet having a plurality of light-modulating
layers with memory properties
A multi-layer, neutral-density sheet with memory properties, includes a transparent substrate and a transparent, electrically conductive layer formed over the...
Broad color gamut display
A digital color image display device, includes a plurality of pixels, each pixel having a plurality of subpixels with at least one of the subpixels producing a...
Image display device with array of lens-lets
An image display device includes a substrate; a sparse array of light emitting elements formed on one side of the transparent substrate, the light emitting...
Blocked phenylenediamine developers for a color photographic element
The present invention relates to a novel blocked phenylenediamine developer useful, in reactive association, for enabling, on development, a non-magenta color,...
Photographic element containing a high-dye-yield coupler for producing a
A color photographic element is disclosed comprising at least three light-sensitive units which have their individual sensitivities in different wavelength...
Process for developing exposed radiation-sensitive printing plate
A replenisher composition developing exposed radiation-sensitive printing plate precursors for plate/developer systems in which the electrical conductivity of...
Optical recording material
An optical recording material which when exposed to actinic radiation produces a change in optical properties in the exposed regions, thereby providing a pattern...
Thermal imaging composition and member 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 compound and a...
Oriented polyester imaging element with nacreous pigment
This invention relates to an imaging element comprising at least one layer of oriented polyester and nacreous pigment.
Drop-on-demand ink jet printer with controlled fluid flow to effect drop
A drop on demand microfluidic ink jet printing system includes an ink flow chamber having a nozzle opening in a wall of the flow chamber through which ink...