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Drive device for rotating hollow elements
A drive device for rotating a hollow element (31) comprises at least three pads (32) movable between a first position where the hollow element (31) can be...
Method of improving the raw stock keeping of photothermographic films
The invention relates to a method of improving raw stock keeping of silver containing imaging material comprising providing a package of said material and...
Camera with quietly operating manual film winder and anti-backup device
A camera comprising a film winder manually rotatable in a film winding direction about an axis and having a continuous alternating series of teeth and spaces...
Retainer support for closing device which closes light lock in film
cartridge is movable to permit...
A one-time-use camera comprising a film cartridge with a light lock that is to be moved closed after a filmstrip exposed in the camera is completely wound into...
Automatic process for detecting changes between two images
In a method for detecting changes in a scene by detecting the differences between first and second images of the scene taken at different times the first and...
Lenticular image bearing member with variable line spacing to improve
An image bearing member is provided in which a plurality of groups of image scan lines are located on the image bearing member that have a variable scan line...
Digital photofinishing system including digital image processing of
alternative capture color photographic media
A method of digital photofinishing comprising the steps of: producing a digital color image in printing densities of a color image captured on alternative...
Digital camera including a printer for receiving a cartridge having
security control circuitry
A digital camera is disclosed which includes a printer for printing images onto a receiver having preformed authenticating information, the receiver being formed...
Printer and method of forming multiple image pixel sizes on
Printer apparatus and method of forming multiple image pixel sizes on photosensitive media. The printer comprises a light source for projecting a light beam onto...
Green dye mixture for thermal color proofing
A process for making a green color proof of a printed color image comprising: a) generating a set of electrical signals which is representative of the shape and...
Silver halide photographic element containing improved yellow
A color photographic element includes a support, a silver halide emulsion layer, and associated therewith a yellow dye-forming coupler having the formula ...
Imaging elements adhesion promoting subbing layer for photothermographic
A polyester support having an adjacent subbing layer which comprises a polymer or copolymer of glycidyl acrylate and/or glycidyl methacrylate improves the...
Imaging elements containing an electrically-conductive layer comprising
polythiophene and a cellulosic polymer...
An imaging element comprising; a support; at least one image forming layer superposed on the support; and an electrically-conductive layer superposed on the support; said ...
Reversal photographic elements comprising an additional layer containing
an imaging emulsion and a non-imaging...
Photographic elements capable of forming a reversal image are disclosed comprising a support and, coated on said support, at least one image recording emulsion...
Imaging member containing heat sensitive hyperbranched polymer and
methods of use
An imaging member is composed of a heat-sensitive imaging layer having a heat-sensitive hyperbranched polymer containing heat-sensitive active end groups, and...
X-ray intensifying screen
The present invention relates to an X-ray intensifying screen and to the method of manufacturing thereof. The X-ray intensifying screen comprises a support...
Day/night imaging display material with biaxially oriented polyolefin
The invention relates to an imaging element comprising a transparent polymer sheet, at least one layer of biaxially oriented polyolefin sheet and at least one...
Processing photographic material
Photographic processing apparatus comprises a combination of a surface processing stage and a replenishable tank processing stage. This allows advantage to be...
Inkjet images on PVA overcoated with hardener solution
A method of improving the durability of an ink jet ink image comprising the steps of: a) providing an ink jet ink receiving layer containing acetoacetylated...
Apparatus for testing transducer horn assembly debubbling devices
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...
Making printheads using tapecasting
A method of making a printhead includes forming a channel member by providing a mold having a top portion having peaks and valleys and by tape casting a slurry...
Computer method and apparatus for interactive objects controls
A computer method and apparatus enable object-linking-and-embedding controls to directly communicate with each other and share resources. The computer method and...
Tamper resistant electronic flash unit for one-time-use camera
A tamper resistant electronic flash unit comprising a pair of first and second flash circuit boards arranged parallel to one another in order to have respective...
Method and apparatus for digital halftone dots detection and removal in
An image processing method for detection and removal of halftone dots includes converting a gray scale image into a binary thresholded image with halftone dots;...
Laser scanner projection system for viewing features on substrates and
on coated substrates
An inspection system for viewing substrate or coated substrate features, wherein a directed light source is projected through a coated substrate onto a viewing...
Active pixel sensor with inter-pixel function sharing
An image sensor having a plurality of pixels comprising a semiconductor material of a first conductivity type with at least two adjacent pixels, each of the...
Photographic element comprising a mixture of sensitizing dyes
A photographic element comprising at least one silver halide emulsion layer in which the silver halide has been sensitized with a first blue sensitizing dye...
Chemical sensitization of large tabular grain emulsions
The invention relates to an emulsion comprising tabular grains of greater than or equal to about 3.7 .mu.m area weighted mean equivalent circular diameter and...
Photographic element for color imaging
Disclosed is a color photographic element comprising at least four imaging layers including: a first light sensitive silver halide imaging layer having associated ...
Photographic material having a blue sensitive coupler starved unit
The invention provides a multilayered color photographic element and associated image forming process wherein the element comprises a support having coated...
Calcium ion stable photographic color developing concentrate and method
A homogeneous, ready to use, single-part color developing concentrate comprises a color developing agent in free base form, an antioxidant for the color...
Photographic fixing composition containing a 1,3-thiazolidine-2-thione
and method of rapid photographic processing
Color photographic silver halide elements, such as color films, can be rapidly fixed using a fixing composition containing a thiosulfate fixing agent, and...
Thermal imaging composition and member containing sulfonated 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...
Process for rapid crystallization of polyesters and co-polyesters via
in-line drafting and flow-induced...
The present invention relates to a process for introducing strain-induced crystallization to polyesters. Specifically, amorphous polymer from the melt phase...
Ink jet print head having heater upper surface coplanar with a
surrounding surface of substrate
Apparatus for controlling ink in an ink jet printer includes a print head of the type wherein ink forms a meniscus above a nozzle bore and spreads along an upper...
Method and apparatus for cleaning and capping a print head in an ink jet
A cleaning and capping station for an ink jet print head having a nozzle plate forming a plurality of ink ejecting nozzles includes an elastomeric seal for...
Outer cover for one-time-use camera
Film cassette having loosely-retained, reversibly separable memory
module, and photographic apparatus
A film cassette has a shell having a film space and a module slot external to the film space. A filmstrip is coiled within the film space. A memory module is...
An image printing system for generating multiple printed image copies in response to an order. A processor can divide the order into multiple sub-orders for...
A method of processing customer image orders, each of at least one image capturing an original scene. An image content identification in the form of an image...
Method for reducing the size of an image
A method is disclosed for operating a computer system to reduce the size of an image, which comprises the following steps. First, data representing an image, a...
Photographic element containing a stable aryloxypyrazolone coupler and
process employing same
Disclosed is a photographic element comprising a light-sensitive silver halide emulsion layer having associated therewith a coupler based on a ...
Photographic bleach compositions
A method of processing an imagewise exposed photographic silver halide material which includes a redox amplification dye image-forming step and a bleach step...
Monodisperse spherical toner particles containing aliphatic amides or
A nonconductive toner composition comprising monodisperse spherical particles includes a binder polymer, a charge control agent, and an aliphatic acid or...
Injection molding of fine ceramics
An improved method for injection molding fine particulate inorganic materials that first spray dries a fine particulate inorganic material and then mixes the...
Jet ink composition
An ink jet ink composition which provides an image having an improved water-fastness comprising water, an anionic, water-soluble dye and from about 0.1 to about...
Paper roll drive
An intercore for mounting a hollow photographic web roll core and to transmit rotation from an elongated spindle to the core, which spindle has one or more...
Index imaging system
An index imaging system includes: a scanner for scanning a plurality of photographic images to produce a corresponding plurality of digital images; a computer...
Digital image processing method and computer program product
A digital image processing method for detecting when and where an image has been altered or modified includes the steps of generating an edge map of an original...
System and method for selecting photographic images
A method for remotely selecting and ordering photographic prints, includes the steps of: sending a photographic film bearing a plurality of latent images to a...