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Enhanced imaging of features
Methods for imaging patterns of features by thermal transfer involve controlling intensities of a plurality of beams. The intensities of beams that image edge...
Phase shifts for printing at two speeds
The method includes forming first size drops by applying drop forming pulses during a unit time period .tau..sub.0; forming second size drops by applying drop...
Developer system and method for providing a stable flow rate of developer
in an electrographic printer
A developer system and method for an electrographic printer is provided. The system includes a magnetic brush having a magnetic core surrounded by a toning...
Anti-aliasing spatial filter system
A sensor module for an image capture device including an image sensor and a filter system, the image capture device having a high resolution mode of operation...
Bending receiver using heat-shrinkable film
A receiver having an image side and a non-image side bent in a bend area including a bend axis. Toner is deposited on the image side of the receiver in the bend...
Dynamic phase shifts to improve stream print
A method of forming print drops includes forming drops of a first size by applying drop forming energy pulses during a unit time period, .tau..sub.0; forming...
Method for operating continuous printers
A method for operating a continuous inkjet printer, the method includes forming drops with a drop formation period being the time between consecutive drop...
Jetting module install mechanism
A printer includes a plurality of jetting modules each including a first alignment feature, a plurality of nozzles through which fluid may be jetted and fluid...
Ink jet break-off length measurement apparatus and method
A jet break-off length measurement apparatus for a continuous liquid drop emission system is provided. The jet break-off length measurement apparatus comprises...
Method for increasing duplex reproduction apparatus productivity by
adjusting sheet travel time difference
A method of increasing productivity in a reproduction apparatus wherein a first print engine and a second print engine are coupled by an inverter and...
High-frequency banding reduction for electrophotographic printer
A method for reducing high-frequency banding in an electrophotographic development station having a rotating shell and a rotating magnetic core is disclosed. A...
Combined ambient and flash exposure for improved image quality
A method for capturing an improved archival image using an electronic image capture device having a flash, comprising: capturing at least two preview images of...
System and method for generating an image enhanced product
A system for generating an image enhanced output product and method for operating the same are provided. An image enhanceable product is identified having a...
Post rip image rendering for microprinting
A method of rendering the appearance of microprint contained within a printed input digital image comprised of an array of pixels and wherein each pixel is...
Multiple processor print driver
A system and method for an adaptable print driver that adapts its behavior to make use of multiple processors when they are available on the host computer. In...
Media identification system with sensor array
A printing system includes a media input location for storing a recording medium prior to transport within the printing system for subsequent printing; a light...
Method for converting digital color images
A method for characterizing a color in terms of tristimulus values, the method includes providing a source of a color; measuring a set of spectral values for...
Thermal dye image receiver elements
A thermal dye image receiver element has, in order, a cellulosic raw base support, an antistatic subbing layer, and a thermal dye receiving layer. The...
Integrated color mask
The invention relates to a process for forming a structure comprising providing a support, coating one side of said support with a colored mask, coating a layer...
On-press development of imaged elements
Images can be provided using a method comprising thermally imaging a negative-working imageable element to provide an imaged element with exposed regions and...
Toner surface treatment
The present invention is directed to surface treatment of toner particles and the toner developers used for the dry development of electrostatic charge images.
Fabricating thermoset plates exhibiting uniform thickness
A method of manufacturing a flexographic plate having a uniform thickness comprises providing a thermoset layer having at least one uneven side; providing a...
Image path light intensity sensing during a blanking period between a
left-eye light beam and a right-eye light...
In a light projection system, potentially hierarchical levels of light intensity control ensure proper laser-light output intensity, color channel intensity,...
Etendue reduced stereo projection using segmented disk
A stereoscopic digital image projecting system has a light source system energizable to provide polarized illumination having a first polarization state and a...
Printhead having improved gas flow deflection system
A printhead includes a drop generator configured to selectively form a large volume drop and a small volume drop from liquid emitted through a nozzle associated...
Non-conductive fluid droplet characterizing apparatus and method
A fluid droplet characterizing apparatus and method includes a pressurized source of a non-conductive fluid in fluid communication with a nozzle channel and a...
Ink tank feature for improved mounting reliability
An ink tank having a tank housing; an electrical contact on the housing; an ink outlet port disposed on the housing; and at least one projection disposed...
Printhead with improved ink tank mounting reliability
An inkjet printhead that receives one or more detachably mountable ink tanks, the inkjet printhead includes an ink tank holding receptacle that receives the one...
Printer and dual trays for image receiver media sheets
A printer having a sheet tray, a drive for advancing sheets past a marking mechanism, and a picker to remove sheets from an aligned tray includes a load...
System and method for generating a context enhanced work of communication
A system for selecting, managing, sharing and displaying narrative data files in a manner that takes into the account the contextual significance of said...
Method of permitting group access to electronically stored images and
transaction card used in the method
A method of storing and viewing a collection of digital images includes the steps of: providing a plurality of users with a unique user ID associated with a URL...
Merging variable data for packaging imposition
A printing imposition method for creating packaging imposition schemes includes providing target printing sheet properties; providing at least one designed...
Developer station and method for an electrographic printer with
magnetically enabled developer removal
A developer station for an electrographic printer is provided that reduces developer agitation. The developer station includes a sump of magnetic developer, and...
Image printing method with reduced banding
Cross-track banding artifacts and wear in an electrophotographic (EP) print engine are reduced. A development member and a supply member are disposed so that...
Determining main objects using range information
A system and method for identifying a main object in a digital image using range information includes receiving the digital image representing a scene;...
Projection display surface providing artifact reduction
A projection display surface for reducing speckle artifacts from a projector having at least one narrow band light source having an incident visible wavelength...
Stereoscopic display system with flexible rendering for multiple
A method for display of stereoscopic images defines at least first and second unequal subsets of viewers and provides at least the first subset of viewers with...
Method and device for the alignment of sheet-shaped substrates
Provided is a device for the alignment of sheets in a printing machine, said device comprising two pairs of rollers for the alignment of the sheets in their...
Line illumination apparatus using laser arrays
An illumination apparatus forms, onto a linear array light modulator, a line of illumination that extends in a linear direction. The illumination apparatus has...
Carriage with improved print cartridge mounting reliability
An inkjet carriage that receives a print cartridge, the inkjet carriage includes a holding receptacle having a wall, wherein the holding receptacle is...
Process and device for ink quality control
An apparatus and process of controlling ink quality are provided. The process includes providing an imprinted polymer microbalance in an inkjet printer, whereby...
Media stopper method for a printing system
A method of feeding media in an inkjet printer including moving a media stopper element for selectively allowing a sheet of media to advance along a media...
Pick roller retraction method in a carriage printer
A method of automatically pivoting a pick arm assembly away from a media support in a printer by providing a printhead carriage with a sloped feature and...
Pick roller retraction in a carriage printer
An inkjet printing system comprising a media input support and a pivotable pick arm assembly including a pick roller. The assembly is biased to pivot toward the...
Engine synchronization with a small delta time between engines
A method of synchronizing the timing of a plurality of physically coupled print engines using a small delta time increment. According to the first mode of...
Seam carving for image resizing
A method for modifying an input digital image having input dimensions defined by a number of input rows and input columns to form an output digital image where...
Semantic event detection using cross-domain knowledge
A method for facilitating semantic event classification of a group of image records related to an event. The method using an event detector system for...
Adjusting perspective for objects in stereoscopic images
A method for manipulating a stereoscopic image, comprising receiving an original stereoscopic image including a left image and a right image; identifying one or...
Digital image brightness adjustment using range information
A method for adjusting the brightness of objects in a digital image using range information that includes distances of pixels in the scene from a reference...
Artistic digital template for image display
A system storing digital templates for an image display. The template has a plurality of digital openings for displaying digital images and each opening has at...