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Method of providing digital image in radiographic film having visually
High performance radiographic films exhibit visually adaptive contrast when imaged in radiographic imaging assemblies comprising an intensifying screen on both...
Hydrolyzed water-resistant protective overcoat for an imaging element
The present invention relates to imaging elements, including photographic elements and recording media, having a protective overcoat that resists fingerprints,...
Method for forming an improved imaging support element including amine
reactive side groups and element formed...
An imaging support element comprising a polymeric film support and a thermally stable single subbing layer is made by forming a coating over the polymeric film...
Processless direct write printing plate having heat sensitive
positively-charged polymers and methods of...
An imaging member, such as a negative-working printing plate, can be prepared using a hydrophilic imaging layer comprised of a heat-sensitive hydrophilic polymer...
Processless direct write printing plate having heat sensitive crosslinked
vinyl polymer with organoonium group...
An imaging member, such as a negative-working printing plate, can be prepared using a hydrophilic heat-sensitive imaging layer comprised of a hydrophilic...
Laser donor element
A laser donor element comprising a transparent support having thereon the following layers in the order recited: a) a hydrophilic layer; b) a propellant layer...
High contrast visually adaptive radiographic film and imaging assembly
High performance, high contrast radiographic films exhibit visually adaptive contrast when imaged in radiographic imaging assemblies comprising an intensifying...
Composition for splicing photographic films
A glue for splicing photographic films that comprises: 0.5 to 4% nitrocellulose, 5 to 25% of alkanol, 5 to 20% lower alkyl acetate, 20 to 80% ketone, and 4 to 15%...
Photographic film unit and one-time use camera
A photographic film unit has a spool having a shaft and a pair of opposed flanges fixed to the shaft. The shaft defines a spool axis. The flanges each have an...
Compensating for receiver skew and changing resolution in ink jet printer
Ink jet printing apparatus for forming an ink image on a receiver in response to a digital image includes at least one moveable ink jet print bar which is...
Method for evaluating transducer horn assembly used in debubbling by
comparing frequency dependent impedance to...
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...
Reconstructing missing pixel information to provide a full output image
A method of processing a sampled input image having pixels which can have missing information at pixel locations to reconstruct an output image therefrom,...
Automatic editing method for a digital medical imaging unit
A digital medical imaging unit normally comprises: a station 10 for capturing information relating to a patient ID, a scanner 20 associated with a device 16, 18,...
Method for insuring uniqueness of an original CD
The invention provides a method of proving that a CD is an authorized original by utilizing a unique catalog code that is stored in a sub channel data stream on...
Complexing agent for thermal color proofing
A magenta dye-donor element for thermal dye transfer comprising a support having thereon a dye layer comprising a mixture of magenta dyes and a yellow dye...
Method to prevent the growth of micro-organisms in photographic dispersions
The invention relates to the preparation of photographic dispersions. The method of the invention consists in preparing a fluid dispersion of an additive in a...
Color photographic elements of increased sensitivity containing one
A photographic recording element is disclosed containing in at least one dye image forming layer unit (a) a radiation-sensitive silver halide grains include...
Tough imaging member with voided polyester sheet
The invention relates to an imaging element comprising a base paper having adhered to its upper surface an integrally formed biaxially oriented polymer sheet...
Scratch resistant antistatic layer for imaging elements
The present invention is an imaging element having, a support, an image-forming layer superposed on the support and an outermost scratch resistant antistatic...
The present invention is an imaging element which includes a support, an image forming layer superposed on the support; and at least one layer superposed on the...
Photographic high contrast silver halide material and method of processing
A high contrast photographic material free from nucleating agents comprising a support bearing a silver halide emulsion layer comprising silver halide grains and...
Backing layers with reduced scum formation for photographic films
The present invention is a photographic element which includes a support, at least one silver halide emulsion superposed on a front side of the support and an...
Enzyme-activated water-resistant protective overcoat for a photographic
The present invention provides a gelatin-based aqueous-coatable overcoat for a photographic element that allows for appropriate diffusion of photographic...
Water-less lithographic plates
There is described a method of preparing a positive working water-less lithographic plate which comprises a support having an oleophilic surface, there being...
Digital lithographic printing plate and method of making thereof
A radiation sensitive plate structure and method for digitally producing a lithographic printing plate. The radiation sensitive plate structure comprises a...
Stabilizer for infrared-absorbing cyanine colorant for laser-colorant
A colorant-donor element for laser thermal transfer comprising a support having thereon a colorant layer comprising a colorant dispersed in a binder the colorant...
Imaging member with tough binder layer
The invention relates to an imaging member comprising a substrate, at least one oriented polymer sheet adhered to said substrate and a binder layer between said...
Electrophotographic charge generating element containing acid scavenger in
Electrophotographic charge generating elements comprise a solid electrolyte layer having improved image discrimination. The solid electrolyte layer includes a...
Process for the production of lithographic printing plates
A presensitized printing plate intermediate having an image mask on a UV radiation transparent removable coating layer; and a printing plate produced directly by...
Decontamination of a photographic effluent by treatment with a fibrous
The invention concerns a method of decontaminating a photographic effluent. The method comprises contacting the effluent with a fibrous polymeric ...
Recovery of metal from solution
Recovery of silver from a photographic fixer solution in an electrolytic cell is controlled so as to maintain a high current efficiency whilst minimizing...
Method and apparatus for pasteurizing fluids
A thermoelectric Peltier heat transfer device is used to treat a fluid, such as a photographic processing solution to reduce or prevent biogrowth. The device...
Film support and circuit board assemblage for camera
A film support and circuit board assemblage for a camera includes a film support which has a group of film supporting projections that each project an identical...
Imaging apparatus capable of suppressing inadvertent ejection of a
satellite ink droplet therefrom and method...
An imaging apparatus capable of suppressing inadvertent ejection of a satellite ink droplet and method of assembling the apparatus. The imaging apparatus...
Device for conveying parts using gravity
A device for conveying parts by gravity that comprises first and second guides of length L equidistant from one another. Each guide has a U-shaped cross-section....
Camera wind and trip testing methods and apparatus
Method and apparatus for testing wind and trip in camera units for use with photographic film. Each camera unit encloses and defines a film path and includes a...
Photofinishing method, photofinishing apparatus, and system
A photofinishing system includes film units, a remote look-up table, and photofinishing apparatus. The photofinishing apparatus has a reader to read identifiers...
Method and system for the reduction of memory capacity required for a
digital representation of an image
A method for reducing a bit depth of an image to reduce storage memory, the method comprises the steps of creating a histogram of an image; modifying the...
Method and apparatus for printing copy restrictive documents having
A system for creating copy restrictive media is disclosed. The system comprises printing a first pattern of microdots (80) on a first set of documents and...
Process for increasing the clarity and legibility of graphics, text, and
continuous tone composites in...
System and method forms a lenticular viewing card having viewable depth or motion images by processing an original image into digital form and sampling and...
Method and apparatus for split shift register addressing
An addressing circuit designed for implementation within the device being addressed that uses less silicon space by selecting the desired address with shift...
Method of pulsing light emitting diodes for reading fluorescent indicia,
data reader, and system
A system includes a data reader and media bearing fluorescent indicia. A method includes the steps of: pulsing a light emitting diode at a forward current level...
Plastic cover for image sensors
A cover and method of protecting and testing an image sensor. The cover is designed to be mounted on a supporting substrate in which the sensor is mounted. The...
2-(1,2-benzisothiazol-3(2H)-ylidene 1,1-dioxide)acetamides negative charge
control agents for...
The invention, in its broader aspects provides an electrophotographic toner having polymeric binder and 2-(1,2-benzisothiazol-3(2H)-ylidene ...
Process for controlling the gloss of a thermal dye transfer image
A process of controlling the gloss of a thermal dye transfer image comprising: (a) imagewise-heating a dye-donor element comprising a support having thereon a...
Aggregated dyes for radiation-sensitive elements
A dispersion comprising an aqueous medium having dispersed therein an aggregated dye of the Formula (I): ##STR1## wherein X is oxygen or sulfur; R.sup.1 -R.sup.4...
Method for reducing insolubles in a gelatin solution
The present invention is a process for reducing gelatin insolubles which includes providing a gelatin solution and adding to the gelatin solution amylase in an...
Ink jet ink set
A color ink jet ink set for color printing comprising: (a) a yellow ink comprising a carrier and Direct Yellow 107, Direct Yellow 132 or Direct Yellow 86; (b) a...
Photosensitive medium cassette and method of use
A cassette and method of use, which cassette can receive and rotatably mount a roll of photosensitive medium web. The cassette includes a housing having a first...