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Geneva mechanism and motion picture projector using same
A driving mechanism such as a Geneva Mechanism which allows a load, such as film in a motion picture projector, to be intermittently advanced with controlled...
Self-cleaning ink jet printer system with reverse fluid flow and method of
assembling the printer system
Self-cleaning printer system with reverse fluid flow and method of assembling the printer system. The printer system comprises a print head defining a plurality...
Self-cleaning ink jet printer having ultrasonics with reverse flow and
method of assembling same
Self-cleaning printer with reverse fluid flow and ultrasonics and method of assembling the printer. The printer comprises a print head defining a plurality of...
A method for forming a planographic printing member is disclosed. A hydrophilic layer is formed on a support by contacting the support with a silicate solution...
Method and associated apparatus for achieving additional signal level
resolution from a quantized digital...
A technique for achieving essentially perfect reconstruction of an M level image by forming at least two non-dependent digital images from an original digital...
Mechanical grating device with optical coating and method of making
mechanical grating device with optical coating
A mechanical grating device for enhancing the reflective properties is presented. A mechanical grating has a plurality of parallel ribbon elements which are...
System for backprinting photographic media
A method of providing information on the back side of a developed photographic medium having an image carrying layer on the front side. The method comprises...
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...
Photographic element, compound, and process
Disclosed is a photographic element comprising a light-sensitive silver halide emulsion layer having associated therewith a cyan "NB coupler" having the formula...
Tinting correction of images in the photographic image layers
An imaging element comprising a reflective base and at least one gelatin containing layer said at least one layer comprising a dispersion of solid particle...
Photographic material for reducing drive mechanism dust
A photographic material comprising a support coated with a silver halide image-forming emulsion layer, a non image-forming layer, and a hydrophilic colloid...
Photographic element for color imaging
Disclosed is a color photographic element comprising at least five imaging layers including: a first light sensitive silver halide imaging layer having associated ...
Photographic conditioning solution containing polyaminocarboxylic acid as
sole antimicrobial agent and method...
A conditioning solution or bleach accelerating solution can be used to process color photographic films, especially color reversal films, to minimize magenta dye...
Method for the decontamination of a photographic bath using heat-reversible
This invention concerns photographic processing, and specifically the decontamination of effluents from photographic processing. This invention consists in placing...
Photographic imaging system incorporating metadata recording capability
The invention relates to a color negative photographic element comprising a support, upon which is coated a blue sensitive silver halide layer containing a...
Translucent imaging paper display materials with biaxially oriented
The invention relates to an imaging element comprising a paper base, one layer of biaxially oriented polyolefin sheet and at least one image layer wherein said...
Liquid crystalline filter dyes for imaging elements
This invention is a dispersion comprising a solvent having dispersed therein a liquid-crystal forming dye of structural Formula I: wherein: D is a merocyanine...
Digital clear display material with bluing tint
The invention relates to an imaging member comprising at least one image receiving layer and an integral base material comprising at least one polyester layer...
Mandrel for forming a nozzle plate having a non-wetting surface of uniform
thickness and an orifice wall of...
A mandrel for forming an inkjet printer nozzle plate having a non-wetting surface of uniform thickness and an orifice wall of tapered contour, and method of...
Aluminosilicate organic-inorganic polymer
An organic-inorganic polymer comprising aluminosilicate having grafted thereon an organic radical having a --SH or --S(--CH.sub.2).sub.n --S-- group wherein n is...
Apparatus and method for measuring the relative differential length in a
sheet of material
An apparatus for measuring the relative differential length of a sample of a web or sheet material. The apparatus includes a substantially flat surface adapted...
Imaging apparatus for a photographic film image scanner
A compact, low-cost photographic film scanner particularly adapted to scanning Advance Photo System (APS) film includes an imaging assembly having an elongated...
Method of testing a lens having variable field angles
An assemblage and method for testing a lens having a plurality of field angles employs an improved modulation transfer function (MTF) design system for...
Template for digitizing small format films
A template for positioning small format films on the platen of a flatbed scanner for reducing flare during scanning, the template comprising: a thin rectangular...
Integral images with a transition set of images
A method for forming an integral image from first and second sets of images, the integral image to be aligned for viewing through an integral lens sheet. A...
Color image formation in receivers having field-driven particles
Apparatus for forming an image, comprising a storage for storing a digitized image and a receiver. The receiver includes a matrix, a thermomeltable material...
Method of saving sections of a document to random access memory
A method for saving sections of a document (10) to random access memory without overwriting previously saved sections is disclosed. The method comprises the...
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...
Method and apparatus for precise positioning of arrays with periodic
A method for positioning an array with periodic structures, for forming an image thereon, comprises the following steps: (i) producing a light beam along...
Method for coating a liquid composition to a web using a backing roller
with a relieved surface
A method for coating a liquid composition from an applicator to a moving web supported by a backing roller, characterized by the steps of a) conveying the web in...
Method for predicting coatability
The bead and curtain coating methods for coating photographic compositions on smooth receiving surfaces at speeds about 300 ft/min are improved by the addition...
Roll handling and transport assemblage
An assemblage for aligning a roll to a chucking device has at least two flexibly movable, spaced roll support members arranged planarily for supporting the roll...
Processing photographic material
Apparatus for processing photographic material comprises a succession of processing regions formed by inclined planes extending between sets of rollers. As the...
Printing apparatus with spray bar for improved durability
A printing apparatus for producing an image on an ink receiver in response to an input image includes at least one ink reservoir for providing ink for printing...
Device for simplified vertical loading of an X-ray cassette into a
transport receptacle of a processing...
A device allows easy, rapid, and reliable loading of X-ray cassettes of different formats into a transport receptacle of a processing apparatus for X-ray...
Combinations of purine-releasing pyrazolone DIR couplers and pyrazolone of
pyrazolotriazole imaging couplers
A photographic element comprises: (a) a support; and (b) at least one silver halide emulsion layer; wherein said emulsion layer contains (c) at least one magenta...
Silver halide photographic elements
The present invention is a photographic element containing a support, at least one light sensitive emulsion layer superposed on the first side of the support,...
Method for forming a base for an imaging element, and an imaging element
comprising such base, with improved...
The present invention is directed towards a method of forming a base for an imaging element, which includes providing a support, coating a composition which...
Photothermographic element having desired color
A photothermographic element comprises: (a) a support bearing on one surface thereof (b) a photosensitive emulsion layer (i) a binder; (ii) a light-insensitive...
Method for rapid photographic processing
A method of forming a color photographic image comprises: contacting an imagewise exposed color photographic material with a color developing composition to...
Stable coating composition
A stable coating composition comprising an image dye, an infrared-absorbing dye, a polymeric binder, an organic solvent and a complexing agent having the...
Dye for ink jet ink
An ink jet ink composition comprising water, a humectant and a water-soluble azoindole dye.
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 apparatus...
Method and apparatus for printing color images using an inkjet printhead
and a laser thermal printhead
A color printer (10) for printing a color images comprising a vacuum imaging drum (300) for supporting a first receiver and a dye donor material (26) in...
Method and apparatus for making an album page
A method and apparatus for making a photo album leaf from a media having a front and back side. The apparatus includes a processing path along which the media...
Bi-directional, dual speed film transport gear drive apparatus
A dual speed film drive apparatus to achieve high speed and low speed film drive employs a limited speed range stepper motor with pinion input drive gear, and an...
Special effects filter for cameras
The special effects filter for camera comprises a transparent support sliding on the camera body between at least two positions. The support is fitted with at...
Camera having radio-frequency identification transponder
A camera has a body, an image capture assembly mounted in the body, and at least one radio-frequency identification transponder mounted within the body, said...
Edge enhancement using modified edge boost function
A method of edge enhancing a digital image having pixels, includes acquiring a digital image; computing an edge boost function having positive and negative boost...
Multilevel electro-mechanical grating device and a method for operating a
multilevel mechanical and...
A method for operating an electro-mechanical grating device comprises the steps of: providing a beam of light; applying a first electrostatic actuation force for a...