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Combined storage display and ordering merchandising unit
A combined photofinishing storage, display, and ordering merchandising unit. The unit includes an order workstation having a front wall, and a writing surface...
Method of storing and dispensing thin, flimsy objects
A method for storing and dispensing thin, flimsy objects such as end disks that form the ends of light-tight packages for photosensitive materials. The thin,...
Camera flash circuit with optical data recording circuit
In a camera having a single battery cell power source, a flash apparatus is provided in combination with an optical data recording circuit in which energy to...
Method for automatically locating image pattern in digital images
A method for automatically locating instances of a target pattern in digital images, comprising the steps of: providing a digital image; detecting a first simple...
Detection and correction of skew between a writing laser beam and
lenticules in lenticular material
A method of detecting the relative skew between a reference beam and transparent lenticular material of the type having a repeating pattern of cylindrical...
Method of scanning photographic film images using selectively determined
system response gain calibration
Gain factors for correcting pixel to pixel variations in system response in a multi-pixel scanner array are determined by calculating gain factors for a...
Method of controlling peak power of a radiant energy emitting system
A method of controlling peak power of a radiant energy emitting system, such as lasers adapted for use in laser edge marking apparatus, reduces fog spots on the...
Method and apparatus for positioning a writing assembly of an image
An image processing apparatus (10) comprises an imaging drum (300) for holding print media (32) and donor material (36) in registration on the imaging drum...
Non-heterocyclic oxonol infrared radiation sensitive compounds
Infrared radiation-sensitive compounds have been found that are represented by Structure DYE as follows: ##STR1## wherein R is a secondary or tertiary amine that...
Heterocyclic oxonol infrared rediation sensitive compounds
Infrared radiation-sensitive heterocyclic oxonol compounds have been found that are represented by Structure DYE as follows: ##STR1## wherein R is a secondary or...
Photographic reversal composition and method of use
Color reversal photographic films are processed using a reversal solution comprising stannous ion and a quaternary ammonium compound as the sole microbial...
Motion picture intermediate film with process surviving antistatic backing
A motion picture intermediate film has on one side of a support material, in order, an antihalation undercoat and at least one silver halide emulsion layer; and...
Composite silver halide grains with improved reciprocity and process for
A process for the preparation of a radiation-sensitive silver halide emulsion comprised of high chloride cubical host grains containing from 0.05 to 3 mole...
Method for producing a predetermined resist pattern
A method for producing a predetermined resist pattern on e.g. a lithographic printing plate, circuit board or mask, comprises the patternwise exposure to...
Paper base transmission display material
The invention relates to a transmission display material comprising a paper base, a lower layer of biaxially oriented polymer sheet, a polyethylene layer on the...
Additive for ink jet ink
An ink jet ink composition comprising from about 30 to about 90% by weight of water, from about 0.5 to about 30% by weight of a pigment, from about 0.05 to about...
Multistage system for processing photographic film
A system for photographic film processing adapted to access stored information that is related to film processing. An electrically programmable read/write memory...
Continuous ink jet printing process using asymmetric heating drop
An ink jet printing process comprising the steps of; a) providing an ink jet printer in which a continuous stream of ink jet ink is emitted from a nozzle that is...
Integral image element with display control parameters
An integral image element includes at least one display control parameter that is stored in a storage mechanism located in a data code field of the integral...
Performance of high speed emulsions for color film
A photographic element comprises a support bearing a cyan dye image-forming unit comprising at least one red-sensitive silver halide emulsion layer having...
High contrast photographic element containing a novel nucleator
The invention relates to an ultrahigh contrast photographic material comprising a support bearing a silver halide emulsion layer, containing a hydrazide...
Imagable compositions and printing forms
Heat-imagable negative working lithographic printing forms employ negative working heat sensitive compositions comprising a water soluble binder and particles of...
Printable media for lithographic printing having a porous, hydrophilic
layer and a method for the production...
A printable media, including: (a) a substrate having a hydrophilic, porous layer on at least one surface; and (b) an ink receptive, thermoplastic image layer...
Liquid crystalline filter dyes for imaging elements
A dispersion comprises a solvent having dispersed therein a liquid-crystal forming dye of structural Formula I, II or III: ##STR1## wherein the substituent are...
Method and apparatus for photofinishing a photosensitive media and/or
ordering of image products
A method and apparatus for developing a strip of photosensitive media having image exposure area having an undeveloped exposed portion thereon. The media include...
Electro-mechanical grating device
A electro-mechanical grating device for diffracting an incident light beam has a base which defines a surface. A spacer layer is provided above the base, said...
Camera including means for acquiring bi-directional sound
A camera having means for detecting sound in a bi-directional manner. A microphone, for example a first order gradient microphone, is placed within a camera body...
Method for automatic scene balance of digital images
A scene balance correction method for a digital imaging device, including the steps of determining a low-resolution image from an input image in an input color...
Process of forming an image using a multilayer metal coalescence thermal
A process of forming an image comprising imagewise-exposing, by means of a laser, a thermal recording element comprising a transparent support having thereon at...
Stepper motor with shaped memory alloy rotary-driver
A stepper motor includes the following. A rotatable hub. A first shaped memory alloy (abbreviated to SMA) rotary-driver, which when heated undergoes a shape...
Fabricated wafer for integration in a wafer structure
A fabricated wafer incorporates features suitable for integration in a multiple wafer structure. Such a wafer has a predetermined pattern formed therein...
High chloride emulsions doped with iridium complexes
A radiation-sensitive emulsion is disclosed comprised of cubical silver halide grains containing from 0.05 to 3 mole percent iodide, based on total silver, and...
Tabular grain silver halide emulsion and method of preparation
This invention concerns tabular photographic emulsions and their preparation. According to the invention, high bromide tabular emulsion is precipitated and then...
Color photographic element containing a fragmentable electron donor in
combination with a one equivalent...
This invention provides a multicolor photographic element comprising a support bearing a cyan dye image-forming unit comprising at least one red-sensitive silver...
Packaged color photographic film comprising a blocked phenyldiamine
This invention relates to packaged photographic film that is capable of being alternately processed, according to individual consumer choice, by either (1) a...
Method of preparing a water-less lithographic printing form
There is described a method of preparing a water-less lithographic printing form using a precursor which includes a support having a coating thereon comprising a...
Method and device for the processing of silver halide photographic
This invention relates to a method and a device for the processing of silver halide photographic materials. The method of the invention includes accurately...
Nontransparent transmission display material with maintained hue angle
The invention relates to a photographic element comprising a translucent base and a color forming layer comprising at least one silver halide emulsion layer and...
Recordable optical media with a silver-palladium reflective layer
A recordable optical medium includes a transparent substrate, a dye recording layer on the transparent substrate, a reflective layer provided on the dye layer...
Coating method using electrostatic assist
A method for electrostatically assisting in coating a liquid composition from a hopper to a web supported by a backing roller, characterized by the steps of a)...
Portable rechargeable battery powered printer for use with a computer
A portable battery powered printer for printing images from an image source is disclosed. The image source can be a computer for storing a digital image and...
Ink jet printer with cleaning mechanism having a wiper blade and transducer
and method of assembling the printer
An ink jet printer with cleaning mechanism having a wiper blade and transducer, and method of assembling same. The printer comprises a print head having a...
Ink jet printhead for multi-level printing
In accordance with a feature of the present invention, an ink jet printing assembly includes a plurality of nozzles having a respective ink-ejection opening...
Method for specifying engraving of a gravure cylinder for coatings
containing particle dispersions
A method of engraving a gravure cylinder having a circumference C for coating a liquid composition on a substrate. The liquid composition contains a...
Film unit, method for enabling secure customization of a film unit, and
A photography system includes a plurality of film units and a remotely-accessed look-up table. The film units each have an access code that can be accessed...
Process for obtaining a diffusion resistant lenticular element
A process of forming a diffusion resistant lenticular element comprising: a) contacting at least one dye-donor element comprising a support having thereon a dye layer...
Photographic element containing a DIR coupler
A photographic element comprising a support bearing one or more silver halide emulsions at least one of which comprises at least 50% silver chloride in...
Planographic printing member and method for its preparation
A method of preparing a planographic printing member is disclosed. In one embodiment, the method comprises forming a hydrophilic layer by thermally spraying a...
Offset printing plates having high print run stability
The invention relates to coating solutions, processes for the preparation of a printing plate using these coating solutions as well as printing plates prepared...
Method of forming ink jet nozzle plates
A method for forming an ink jet nozzle plate includes providing a structure having a top substrate layer, a bottom substrate layer, and a buried layer disposed...