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Laser leveling highlight control
An apparatus for preparing a flexographic printing member includes a laser for forming a relief image that consists of both fine-featured regions and...
Electrophotographically produced barrier images
Systems and methods of producing image products using printing are provided. The printed image products can include stereoscopic and/or color shifting images....
Method and apparatus for aligning coupled digital print engines
The adjustment method aligns printing engines in a print assembly that is capable of printing on a receiver to form one or more final prints and includes...
Method and apparatus for controlling the registration of sheets
The invention relates to a method and a device for controlling the circumferential register in a digital multi-color printing machine for printing sheets during...
Dot forming element arrays at different resolutions
A printing device includes a first array of dot forming elements disposed on a substrate along an array direction at a first array-direction spacing to provide...
Forming images with minimum feature sizes
A method for forming an image on recording media includes providing a support adapted to receive the recording apparatus; providing a controller programmed for...
Mixed phase method of manufacturing ink
The present invention is a method of manufacturing ink. The method includes providing a first organic phase of a solvent containing a dissolved polymer, an oil...
Discrete ink particle with solid phase and liquid phase
The present invention is an ink comprising a solid phase and a liquid phase wherein the solid phase comprises a polymeric binder and the liquid phase comprises...
Positive-working radiation-sensitive imageable elements
Positive-working imageable elements having improved sensitivity, high resolution, and solvent resistance are prepared using a water-insoluble polymeric binder...
Fusible inkjet recording media
An inkjet printing system contains an inkjet printer loaded with a recording element comprising a support and an ink receiving layer containing: a) fusible...
Seal for inkjet ink tank
A seal for at least one outlet port of an ink tank, the seal includes a seal member; and a seal retainer further includes a housing for the seal member; a first...
Iteratively denoising color filter array images
A method for reducing noise in a color image captured using a digital image sensor having pixels being arranged in a rectangular minimal repeating unit. The...
Providing uniform illumination to a moving sensor
A method for providing uniform or substantially uniform illumination to a field of view of a light sensing device that is moving with respect to a light source,...
Signal processing for media type identification
A method for identifying a type of recording medium using a time-varying output signal from a photosensor includes amplifying the time-varying output signal of...
Developer station for an electrographic printer having reduced developer
A developer station and method for an electrographic printer is provided that reduces developer agitation. The developer station includes a sump of magnetic...
Enhanced safety during laser projection
The present invention is directed to systems and methods that provide enhanced eye safety for image projection systems. In particular, the instant invention...
Dating images from scanned watermarks
A method for dating photographic prints comprising scanning a front side of a photographic print forming an image scan; scanning a back side of the photographic...
Enhancing image resolution by rotation of image plane
An imaging apparatus with adjustable imaging plane, the apparatus having mechanical, electronic or optical devices to adjust the position and the orientation of...
Method of making an artistic digital template for image display
A method for creating a coordinated image display by designing a digital template for the image display. The template includes a number of openings for...
Flexible substrate with electronic devices and traces
A method of manufacturing an electronic device (10) provides a substrate (20) that has a plastic material and has a metallic coating on one surface. A portion...
Low thermal stress birefringence imaging system
An imaging system having reduced susceptibility to thermally induced stress birefringence, comprising; a relay lens, which images the object plane onto an...
Printhead stimulator/filter device printing method
A method for forming drops includes providing a jetting module that includes a nozzle plate, portions of the nozzle plate defining a nozzle; a thermal...
Image data expansion by print mask
A method for using a processor to process image data received from an image data source in preparation for multipass printing, comprising multitoning the image...
Wiffle-tree printing plate registration system
Apparatus (10) for registering printing plates (24) with a plurality of registration members (40A-40F), the apparatus (10) including a plate positioning system...
Software and system for customizing a presentation of digital images
A method for customizing a presentation of a set of digital images provided by a user is disclosed, comprising the steps of selecting an initial presentation...
Imaging head for 3D imaging
An imaging head (404) for writing an image on a substrate (108) includes an array of emitters (104) comprised of groups of emitters (120, 116, 112); imaging...
Developer liquid level sensor
An apparatus for detecting developer liquid (108) level in a plate developer section tank (104) includes a reflective surface (204) installed on at least on one...
Imageable elements and methods useful for providing waterless printing
An imageable element can be imaged using non-ablative processes. This element has a non-silicone, non-crosslinked layer contiguous to and under an ink-repelling...
Imageable elements with improved abrasion resistance
Single- and multi-layer positive-working imageable elements include an ink receptive outer layer that includes inorganic, non-metallic, inert discrete...
Aqueous inkjet printing fluid compositions
An aqueous inkjet printing fluid composition for use in an inkjet printer comprising a silicon-based material which contacts the aqueous printing fluid...
Inkjet printer for detecting the type of print media
An inkjet printer includes a media support defining a surface; an inkjet printhead oriented to eject ink toward the defined surface; a carriage that is movable...
Electophotographic borderless printing method and apparatus
A method and apparatus for determining whether borderless printing can be done based on media type and desired gloss level is provided. Also provided is a...
Method reducing image glosser artifacts
Often times the glossing process results in an image artifact consisting of locally lighter image a fixed distance from the lead edge as a print is glossed....
Producing object cutouts in topically related images
A method for extracting an object out of each image in a group of digital images that contain the object, includes providing a group of digital images, each...
Printhead including sectioned stimulator/filter device
A jetting module includes a nozzle plate, a thermal stimulation membrane, and an enclosure. Portions of the nozzle plate define a nozzle. The thermal...
Orientation of air-permeable membrane in inkjet printhead
An inkjet printhead assembly for use in an inkjet printer, the inkjet printhead assembly includes an array of nozzles disposed along a nozzle array direction;...
Controllable maintenance operations for efficient ink use
A method of controlling in a printer the maintenance of an inkjet printhead supplied with fluid from a plurality of fluid sources, the method includes the steps...
Method for handling printing plates and adjusting the spacing between
A method for ejecting printing plates from an imaging apparatus includes providing a plurality of the printing plates to the imaging apparatus; forming an image...
Forming surface finish by electrophotographic toner fusing
A method of forming a variable finish on a receiver by fusing toner to a receiver in an electrophotographic printer includes providing a rotatable member, a...
Evaluating subject interests from digital image records
A method of evaluating a user subject interest is based at least upon an analysis of a user's collection of digital image records and is implemented at least in...
Variable rate browsing of an image collection
A method for browsing a collection of digital images on a display screen with a touch screen user interface, comprising: forming an ordered sequence of digital...
Automated videography systems
A method of automated videography, in which video images of at least one subject in a local environment are acquired using an automated videography system to...
Processing digital templates for image display
A method for creating an artistically coordinated image display. A digital template is provided for said image display and it includes of openings for placing...
II-VI semiconductor nanowires
A high quality II-VI semiconductor nanowire is disclosed. A plurality of II-VI semiconductor nanowires is provided, with each being fixed to a support. Each...
Producing a vertical transistor including reentrant profile
Producing a vertical transistor includes providing a substrate including a gate material layer stack with a reentrant profile. An electrically insulating...
Integrated semiconductor nanowire device
A method of making a semiconductor nanowire device includes providing a plurality of spaced semiconductor nanowires on a growth substrate; applying a dielectric...
Method of continuous inkjet printing
A liquid jet is ejected out of a nozzle, the liquid comprising one or more components, the flow of one or more of said components, the active components, being...
Bi-directional print masking
A method for reducing banding artifacts for bi-directional multi-pass printing on an inkjet printer utilizing a printhead with a plurality of ink nozzles...
Apparatus and method for detecting article multifeed in a predefined
region of a flat article
A document processing device capable of detecting a multifeed condition is configured to determine criteria of the multifeed or condition. If a detected...
Image classification using range information
A method of identifying an image classification for an input digital image comprising receiving an input digital image for a captured scene; receiving a range...