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Alternate method for photodiode formation in CMOS image sensors
A complementary metal oxide semiconductor (CMOS) active pixel sensor (APS) having a plurality of pixels which includes at least one pixel entailing a ...
Calcium ion stable photographic color developing composition and method of
A color developing composition is stable in the presence of calcium ion because of the presence of a specific polyphosphonic acid sequestering agent. The...
Ink jet printing method
An ink jet printing method, comprising the steps of: A) providing an inkjet printer that is responsive to digital data signals; B) loading the printer with...
Ink jet recording element
An ink jet recording element comprising a support having thereon an image-receptive layer capable of accepting an ink jet image, the layer comprising an...
Method of preparing silver-doped vanadium pentoxide antistatic agent
A method of doping vanadium pentoxide with silver comprising the steps of: providing vanadium pentoxide gel providing stable colloidal silver and combining the...
Modification of receiver surface to reject stamp cancellation information
An official postal product, and a method and apparatus for making the official postal product. The official postal product includes a first image area having an...
Display for removable cartridge having measurable parameter
A removable cartridge with sheets that are to be removed from the cartridge and used by an apparatus comprising a housing for containing the sheets which are to...
CMOS/MEMS integrated ink jet print head and method of operating same
An ink jet print head is formed of a silicon substrate that includes an integrated circuit formed therein for controlling operation of the print head. The...
Selection and supply device for cylindrical-type products
The invention relates to a mechanical device for the selection and supply of revolution cylinder type products, and more especially packaging components for...
Electrical circuit for testing a transducer horn assembly
A method and apparatus for evaluating the end cap round transducer horn assemblies used in debubbling operations wherein the ECR THA can be evaluated off-line at...
A photographic mount. The mount includes a base member having a fold line defining a pair of blanks. The base member is made of a support layer and a polymer...
Cardboard-plastic slide mount
A cardboard-plastic slide mount includes a cardboard bottom, a cardboard cover and a plastic brace between the bottom and the cover. The cardboard bottom and the...
Dual film exposure, electronic exposure camera with electronic information
editing after each exposure and...
A dual film image capture, electronic image capture camera is capable of electronic information editing after each substantially simultaneous film and electronic...
Hybrid cameras that download electronic images with reduced metadata and
In cameras and methods, a plurality of image pairs are captured. Each image pair has an archival image of a scene and an electronic image of the same scene. The...
Method for including traditional photographic calibration into digital
A method for including photographic calibration into digital color management having an abstract color transformation profile, the method comprises the steps of...
Carrying case for personal digital assistant device and ancillary
A carrying case (either a soft case or a hard case) is taught that includes a section or compartment for receiving a personal digital assistant device that...
Motion picture film projector illumination system for minimizing film
A motion picture film projector illumination system (100) for minimizing film buckle comprises a light source (405) for producing a beam of light (416). Beam...
Display with aging correction circuit
A display includes an electroluminescent display panel containing a light emitting material; a video interface circuit for producing an analog video signal for...
Photographic processing compositions and methods of using in color reversal
A photographic prebleaching or conditioning composition is useful for providing color positive images in color reversal photographic materials. This composition...
Dual process compatible color photothermographic element comprising dry
The present invention is directed to a method of processing color photographic film that has been imagewise exposed in a camera, said film having at least three...
Spray coating matting method for printing plate precursors
A method for applying a matting layer to a radiation-sensitive layer of a printing plate precursor is disclosed. The method comprises: (a) providing a matting...
Apparatus for recovering metal from solution
An electrolytic cell for the recovery of silver from a photographic fixer solution has a cylindrical cathode secured to and depending downwardly from a screw-on...
Deformable micro-actuator with grid electrode
A micro-actuator includes a body of deformable elastomer material having opposed first and second surfaces spaced apart by a predetermined at-rest dimension. A...
Ink printing with variable drop volume separation
An ink drop ejecting printhead includes a substrate having an ink drop emitting opening; a heater on the substrate surrounding the opening; and an ink supply...
Polystyrene nanocomposite optical plastic article and method of making same
An optical nanocomposite material has a nanoparticulate filler dispersed in a host plastic material. According to the method of making the nanocomposite...
Silver halide light sensitive emulsion layer having enhanced photographic
This invention provides a photographic element comprising at least one silver halide emulsion layer in which the silver halide is sensitized with a compound of...
Method of passivating silver donors in photothermographic systems and
imaging elements made thereby
The invention is directed to a color photothermographic film in which particles comprising an organic silver salt is treated with a passivating agent. In...
Oriented polyolefin imaging element with nacreous pigment
The invention relates to an imaging element comprising at least one layer of oriented polyolefin and nacreous pigment.
Method and material for photographic processing
A method of providing an image in an imagewise exposed photographic silver halide material comprising at least one silver halide emulsion layer, which method...
Phase-change recording element for write once applications
A WORM optical recording element includes a substrate; an amorphous phase-change recording layer disposed over the substrate; a dielectric layer disposed...
Nacreous satin imaging element
The invention relates to a photographic element comprising nacreous pigment.
Antireflection article of manufacture
An antireflection article of manufacture has host material and a nanoparticulate filler dispersed in the host material to form an optically modified material....
Ink jet recording element
An ink jet recording element comprising a support having thereon an image-receptive layer capable of accepting an ink jet image comprising an open-pore membrane...
Deflection enhancement for continuous ink jet printers
A continuous ink jet printer having improved ink drop placement and image quality insuring from importing enhanced lateral flow characteristics, by geometric...
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 an ink...
Ink jet printing method
An inkjet printing method with the steps of: I) providing an ink jet printer that is responsive to digital data signals; II) loading the printer with an ink jet...
Self-cleaning ink jet printer and print head with cleaning fluid flow
According to one embodiment of the present invention, a print head comprises a print head body defining an interior chamber and an orifice plate. The orifice...
Camera with variable sound capture file size based on expected print
A camera, adapted for recording individual sound files to be re-recorded onto associated photographic prints, includes an operator interface for pre-selecting...
Hybrid cameras having optional irreversible clearance of electronic images
with film unit removal and methods
In cameras and methods, a series of archival images are captured in a film unit in the camera. A series of electronic images corresponding to the archival images...
Packaged color photographic film capable of alternatively dry or
This invention relates to packaged photographic film that is capable of being alternately processed, according to individual consumer choice, by either (1) a...
Integral lenticular picture box
A lenticular image product includes an integral bendable lenticular lens sheet formed into a six-sided cube. The lenticular lens sheet has a lenticular lens...
Method and apparatus for magnetic communication via a photographic
A method is provided for recording metadata elements using a predetermined portion of a photographic filmstrip. The method comprising the steps of recording a...
Camera with self-timer for delayed action shutter release
A camera has a shutter release button that is depressible to initiate picture-taking, and a self-timer for automatically initiating picture-taking after a...
Electronic apparatus adapted to receive a memory card
An electronic apparatus for receiving a memory card. A card connector is disposed in an opening of an exterior wall of the electronic apparatus. A door connected...
Silver halide emulsions precipitated in the presence of ortho-substituted
A method of making a monodisperse regular grain silver halide high bromide emulsion is described comprising precipitating regular silver halide grains comprising...
Process to improve the functioning of a membrane of a nanofiltration device
A method to improve the functioning of a membrane of a nanofiltration device provided to filter a solution optimizes the retention rate of the membrane. In the...
Thermally bleachable dye for a color photothermographic element
This invention relates to a color photothermographic element comprising a support, at least one photothermographic imaging layer, and at least one antihalation...
Ink jet recording element
An ink jet recording element comprising a support having thereon an image-receiving layer comprising at least about 70% by weight of porous polymeric particles...
Transfer laminating element
A transfer laminating element for laminating ink jet prints comprising a flexible, polymeric support having thereon a porous, fusible, transferable protection...
Slurry for chemical mechanical polishing silicon dioxide
The present invention relates to an aqueous slurry that is particularly useful for removing silicon dioxide in preference to silicon nitride by ...