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Photographic developing compositions and methods of using
1,4-cyclohexanediones as antioxidants
Certain 1,4-cyclohexanediones are useful as antioxidants in photographic developing compositions. These compounds stabilize the compositions, are water soluble...
Homogeneous single-part photographic color developing concentrate and
method of making
An aqueous, homogeneous, single-part color developing concentrate comprises a color developing agent in free base form, an antioxidant for the color developing...
Stabilized bleaching compositions and method of processing color elements
Color photographic elements can be effectively processed to provide color images using biodegradable bleaching compositions in which the bleaching agent includes...
Protective overcoat for photographic elements
The present invention is a photographic element which includes a support, at least one silver halide emulsion layer superposed on the support and a processing...
Production of water-less lithographic plates
There is described a water-less lithographic plate precursor which comprises on an aluminium plate a light-sensitive composition which comprises a polymer with...
A lithographic printing plate precursor comprising on a support a radiation sensitive composition which comprises (1) a novolac resin, (2) a condensing agent for...
Photographic processor having scrubbing rollers
A method and apparatus for processing a photosensitive material. The apparatus includes a narrow processing channel through which a photosensitive material...
Ink jet printing of color image and annotations
Ink jet printing apparatus forms a color image from the digital image file and high-resolution annotation information relative to the color image on a receiver...
Bi-directional, dual speed film transport gear drive apparatus with an
open loop control gear mesh routine
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...
Release agent donor member with fluorosilicone interpenetrating network
A release agent donor member for a toner fixing system, the donor member contains, in order: a base member; an optional intermediate layer; an outermost layer...
Method and apparatus using an endless web for facilitating transfer of a
marking particle image from an...
A reproduction method and apparatus including a primary image forming member, and a substantially cylindrical intermediate image transfer member operatively...
Associating a sound record with a film image
A method of associating a sound record with a film image, including capturing a film image on a recording medium and unique identifying information corresponding...
Electronic flash apparatus
A flash circuit board has a resilient integral portion that urges a flash reflector against a flash tube and urges a triggering electrode against the flash...
Flash camera with opaque lens baffle protruding from front translucent
outer cover to prevent outer cover from...
A one-time-use camera comprises an opaque main body part; a flash device on the main body part that provides flash illumination; a taking lens on the main body...
Computing color specification (luminance and chrominance) values for
In apparatus for processing a digital color image value originally obtained from an image sensor or the like having color image pixels aligned in rows and...
System for creating a device specific color profile
A system that allows a user to tune a designated a color profile for a specific color input or output device thereby creating a device specific profile from a...
High numerical aperture objective lens
A high numerical aperture objective lens for focusing a laser beam consists of a first lens element of positive optical power intercepting the laser beam and a...
Duplex document scanner for processing multiplexed images with a single
A duplex document scanner for processing multiplexed images with a single data path is disclosed. A document transport (131) moves documents past a first image...
Optical probe calibration apparatus and method
An apparatus and method for calibrating an optical probe assembly, wherein the optical probe assembly includes a probe mounting surface and an optically...
Lens adjustment assembly for electronic digital imaging apparatus
An electronic digital imaging apparatus includes an intensity-modulated light source for emitting a light beam along an optical path, an adjustment block to...
Method of combining two digital images
A method of combining at least one captured generated digital image at a prestored digital image. The prestored digital image has one or more predetermined...
Image sensor cover with integral light shield
An image sensor package cover with an opaque epoxy silk-screened into it. This epoxy is patterned to the appropriate size, for a particular sensor, to form an...
Method of preparing a non-aqueous composite wax particle dispersion
The present invention is a method of making a stable colloidal non-aqueous wax particle dispersion. The method includes the steps of forming a mixture of a first...
Method for desalting and dewatering of silver halide emulsions by
A method for desalting and dewatering a silver halide emulsion comprising removing soluble salts from the silver halide emulsion by electrodialysis, wherein the...
Imaging element containing an electrically-conductive layer containing
acicular metal-containing particles and...
The present invention is an imaging element which includes a support, at least one image forming layer superposed on the support, a transparent magnetic...
Developing/fixing monobath and its use for processing low silver
black-and-white photographic elements
Low silver black-and-white photographic silver halide elements, such as radiographic films, can be processed quickly using a developing/fixing monobath...
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 biocide, to...
Digital reflective display material with voided polyester layer
A imaging member comprising a polymer sheet comprising at least one layer of voided polyester polymer and at least one layer comprising polyethylene polymer,...
Digital day/night display material with voided polyester
The invention relates to a imaging member comprising at least one imaging receiving on the top of said member and at least one image receiving layer on the...
Transfer member for electrostatography
In accordance with the invention, a toner transfer member for electrostatography comprises a substrate and an outer surface layer comprising a material selected...
Adhesion priming composition for toner fuser member
A priming agent composition useful for binding a layer containing a fluorocarbon polymeric material to a metallic or an organic polymeric substrate comprises...
Method of grasping, aligning and orienting an object
A method for grasping, aligning and orienting an object uses first and second rotatable arm members each having object holders, respectively. An object holder...
Apparatus for processing photographic media
An apparatus (10) useful for processing photosensitive media (16), such as photosensitive strips or sheets, in a corrosive environment has a transport mechanism...
Camera with blocking device to prevent accidental shutter opening due to
mechanical shock such as when camera...
A camera comprising an aperture through which ambient light is passed to cause a film exposure, a shutter blade pivotable open to uncover the aperture to permit...
Pigmented ink jet inks and recording elements containing hardening agents
An ink jet ink/receiver set that provides images with improved durability, the set having: a) an ink receiving layer on a support, the ink receiving layer...
Printer apparatus capable of varying direction of an ink droplet to be
ejected therefrom and method therefor
Printer apparatus capable of varying direction of an ink droplet to be ejected therefrom and method therefor. The apparatus includes a printhead having a first...
Vacuum assisted assemblage for handling an object
A vacuum assisted assemblage for handling an object has a formable vacuum chamber. Formable vacuum chamber, when formed, has first and second rotatable suction...
Apparatus for aligning and orienting an object
Apparatus for aligning and orienting an object has cooperating first and second rotatable arm members each having object holders, respectively. Object holders,...
"New album" icon for a display screen
Using a multiple image, image-audio print to select and play
corresponding audio segments in a photo album
An album (100) for storing a collection of image prints (94). At least one of the image prints comprises an index print (20) that includes a memory unit (30)...
Camera with circuit board having light baffle opening
A camera comprising a front taking lens, an exposure chamber centered about an optical axis of the taking lens and having a rear backframe opening for exposing...
Camera and photography system with multiple, encoded area modes and
A camera and photography system have multiple, encoded area modes and modification states. The camera has a case, a taking lens that defines an image plane in...
Method and system for locating objects in an image
A computer program product for locating first and second objects each having substantially the same physical characteristics, and the ratio of the distance...
Transforms for digital images in linear form
A method which substantially maintains the exposure latitude contained in one or more digital images captured in linear form and which uses an output device with...
Multiple output CCD image block balancing
A CCD imager which employs multiple outputs to increase frame rates suffers from imbalances between the signal processing electronics of each output. The...
Computer program product for storing preselected zoom and crop data
A computer program product for processing digital images for eventual transmission to a remote photofinisher, the computer program product comprises a computer...
Apparatus and a method for measurement of wedge in optical components
According to one aspect of the present invention, a method for determining orientation of one surface of an optical component relative to another surface of the...
Printer apparatus for simultaneously printing multiple images
Printer throughput is increased in a printer that prints sequential images on a film strip onto a matching strip of photosensitive printing paper. A film gate...
Electronic camera for the realization of the imaging properties of a
studio bellow camera
An electronic camera comprises a lens for imaging an object on an image plane. At least one object area is selected, and a microcomputer calculates the...
Dual resolution printer
A dual resolution printer for printing images on an associated print medium includes: a light source providing a light beam and a focusing lens focusing the...