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A photographic film scanner for scanning a film strip containing a plurality of photographic images is disclosed. The film strip is advanced through the scanner...
Process for forming an ablation image
A process of forming a single color, ablation image comprising imagewise-heating by means of a laser in the absence of a separate receiving element, an ablative...
Control of electrical heater to reduce flicker
A control system for reducing flicker in an electrical resistance heater comprising: a source of AC (alternating current) current for supplying AC current to an...
Process for preparing thiosulfate salt polymers
This invention relates to a method of preparing a thiosulfate salt containing polymer comprising reacting at least one thiosulfate salt with at least one...
Silver halide light sensitive photographic elements are disclosed comprising a support bearing at least one yellow image forming hydrophilic colloid layer...
Thermally developable imaging materials containing hydroxy-containing
polymeric barrier layer
Thermographic and photothermographic materials comprise a barrier layer to provide physical protection and to prevent migration of diffusible imaging components...
On press developable printing plate precursor
The present invention relates to a printing plate precursor with an overcoat, where the printing plate precursor is preferably developable on a printing press...
Direct positive lithographic plate
A positive working lithographic plate precursor comprising a support having a hydrophilic surface and a coating thereon comprising a positive working, ...
Method for providing a high viscosity coating on a moving web and articles
A viscosity-increasing agent, capable of increasing the viscosity of a film-forming polymer in an image-functional layer, is preapplied in a first solution onto...
Index sticker print
An index sticker print is created where small photographic images are printed on individual sticker blanks contained on a sticker blank carrier. The photographic...
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 ink jet printing method, including 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 printer method
An ink jet printing method, including the steps of: A) providing an ink jet printer that is responsive to digital data signals; B) loading the printer with...
Hydrophilized substrate for planographic printing
An improved hydrophilized substrate for planographic printing is disclosed. The substrate contains a support and a hydrophilic layer over the support. The...
Digital camera back
Color photographic element containing coupler useful for forming neutral
The invention provides a color photographic element suitable for forming both a colored dye image and a neutral silver-based image, comprising a support bearing...
Color photographic elements of increased sensitivity
A color photographic element comprises a support and at least one dye image forming layer unit comprising gelatin-peptized radiation-sensitive silver halide...
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 two specific types of polyphosphonic acid sequestering agents....
Waterless lithographic plate
A method of producing a resist pattern on a substrate using a precursor which comprises a coating composition which includes a heat sensitive polymeric substance...
Aperture and lens mechanism
An aperture and lens mechanism for a camera, includes a rotatably mounted lens barrel supporting a lens and moveable in a direction parallel to the optical axis...
Monocentric autostereoscopic optical apparatus and method
A monocentric autostereoscopic optical apparatus (10) for viewing a virtual image, electronically generated and projected on a curved surface. For each left and...
Ink cartridge with alignment features and method of inserting cartridge
into a printer receptacle
An ink cartridge for an ink jet printer includes alignment features in the form of recesses formed on front and back side walls of the cartridge surface near the...
Methods for making photothermographic emulsions and imaging materials
Photothermographic emulsions and materials that are highly sensitive to imaging radiation and that provide high contrast images are provided by making the...
Imaging element containing a blocked photographically useful compound
This invention relates to an imaging element comprising an imaging layer having associated therewith a compound of Structure I: ##STR1## In the above Structure...
Photographic element with yellow dye-forming coupler and stabilizing
compound having improved light stability
A photographic element is disclosed comprising a silver halide emulsion layer having associated therewith an acetanilide based yellow dye forming coupler and a...
Image forming assembly and method using a lamination apparatus
An image forming assembly and method utilizes a laminate processing sheet. The laminate processing sheet is applied on an emulsion side of an exposed ...
Masked presensitized printing plate intermediates and method of imaging
A method for forming an image on a printing plate intermediate having a radiation transparent removable coating layer is disclosed. An image mask, opaque to...
Processless imaging member containing heat sensitive sulfonate polymer and
methods of use
A positive-working imaging member is composed of a heat-sensitive surface imageable layer having a heat-sensitive polymer containing heat-activatable sulfoimino,...
Method and apparatus for photofinishing a photosensitive media and/or
ordering of imaging products
A method and apparatus for developing an unprocessed photosensitive media and providing a visual receipt of the images developed. The apparatus includes a...
Incorporation of supplementary heaters in the ink channels of CMOS/MEMS
integrated ink jet print head and...
An ink jet print head is formed of a silicon substrate that includes integrated circuits formed therein for controlling operation of the print head. The silicon...
Permanent alteration of a printhead for correction of mis-direction of
emitted ink drops
A manner of permanent alteration of an ink jet print head (10) for correction of misdirection of emitted or ejected ink drops. The ink jet print head (10) has a...
Method and apparatus to reduce cross-interference in reproduction of
scanned halftone images
A method and apparatus of reproducing an image in which an original image is scanned to produce a digital representation of the original image as a plurality of...
Electromechanical grating display system with spatially separated light
A display system, that includes a light source for providing illumination; a linear array of electromechanical grating devices of at least two individually...
Digital camera with an articulating capture module
An electronic camera for capturing an image of an object from both hand-held and stationary positions comprises an imaging module containing an image sensor for...
Segmented heated drum processor
A thermographic imaging system in which exposed thermographic imaging media is moved along a path, apparatus comprising: a movable member of thermally conductive...
Automatic luminance and contrast adustment for display device
An apparatus and method is provided for dynamically modifying both the luminance and contrast of an image as it is displayed on a display unit in response to...
CR reader with integrated control mechanism
A computed radiography (CR) reader comprising: a cassette receiving station for receiving in a vertical orientation, a computed radiography cassette including a light...
Method and apparatus for aligning a color scannerless range imaging system
An alignment method is provided for a color scannerless range imaging system whereby the separate optical paths of colored texture and monochromatic range images...
Method of forming a photographic color image
Method of forming a photographic color image which comprises imagewise exposing a photographic silver halide color material and processing it with an alkaline...
High temperature color development of photographic silver bromoiodide color
negative films using pH stabilized...
Silver bromoiodide color negative films can be rapidly color developed using stabilized color developer solutions kept at high temperatures with minimal changes...
Thermal switchable composition and imaging member containing cationic IR
dye and methods of imaging and printing
An imaging member, such as a negative-working printing plate or on-press cylinder, can be prepared with a hydrophilic imaging layer comprised of a heat-sensitive...
Photographic processor having a roller cam replenishment system
The present invention provides for a processor or processing arrangement which includes a replenishment system that meters or dispenses an amount of...
Automated and quantitative method for quality assurance of digital
radiography imaging systems
A phantom for use in measuring parameters in a digital radiography image system comprising a substantially rectangular member of an x-ray attenuating material; a...
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 ink jet...
Interactive image storage, indexing and retrieval system
An image storage, indexing and retrieval system is disclosed in which a plurality of images are storable in digital form (on a writeable DVD), each with an...
Dual film image and electronic image capture camera with electronic image
verification of film image misfocus
A dual film image and electronic image capture camera matches the captured electronic image shown in an image display with the captured film image in regard to...
Dual film image and electronic image capture camera capable of selecting
film images to be combined in a single...
A dual image capture camera for capturing successive film images and electronic images that correspond to the respective film images has an image-combining...
Method for preserving spatial detail and color content when adjusting the
tone scale of a digital color image
A method for preserving spatial detail and color content is performed when adjusting the tone scale of a digital color image. This method comprises the steps of...
Document image assessment system and method
A system and method in accordance with the present invention includes a scanning assembly and a storage device coupled to a programmed computer with a set of...
Colorant reduction method for digital images
A method for modifying an input image having an (x,y) array of input pixels, each pixel having an input colorant amount for one or more color channels to form an...