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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...
Image marking device adapted to reduce an exterior envelope thereof
An image marking device adapted to reduce an exterior envelope thereof. The image marking device comprises a housing having an exterior surface and a slot formed...
Microfluidic printing with ink volume control
A microfluidic printing apparatus includes plurality of ink reservoirs containing cyan, magenta, and yellow inks, respectively and a plurality of ink mixing...
Glow-in-the-dark medium and method of making
A medium having a phosphorescent material, and a system and method for producing images on the medium using a digital printer. The medium comprises a...
Method of making a light reflector
An improved microminiature radiation reflector is formed in a silicon support body with a fabricated cantilever member extending over a cavity that has been...
Providing additives to a coating composition by vaporization
An additive is added to a coating composition on a support by vaporizing the additive on to the coating composition. The additive preferably reacts with the...
Photographic element containing pyrazoloazole coupler and a specific
Disclosed is a silver halide photographic element comprising a support bearing a light sensitive silver halide emulsion layer having associated therewith a...
Photographic element, pyrazole derived couplers and process
Disclosed is a photographic element comprising a light-sensitive silver halide emulsion layer having associated therewith a 4-H-pyrazolo-[1,5-a] benzimidazole...
Photographic element containing specific magenta coupler
Disclosed is a photographic element comprising a support on which is coated at least one layer containing a light sensitive silver halide emulsion having...
Image dye-forming couplers and photographic elements containing them
The present invention relates to a silver halide photographic element comprising a dye-forming coupler of formula (I) ##STR1## wherein R.sup.1 is selected...
Control of core-set curl of photographic film supports by coated layers
The present invention is photographic film base which includes a polymeric support having a first side and a second side and a glass transition temperature...
Reflective photographic display material with voided polyester layer
A photographic member comprising a polymer sheet comprising at least one layer of voided polyester polymer and at least one layer comprising polyethylene...
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...
Apparatus for processing and digitizing a radiographic film
The present invention relates to an apparatus for developing and digitizing an image-wise exposed silver halide radiographic film comprising: an automatic...
Copy protection for a recordable medium and for controlling a recorder
Copy protection for an original recordable medium such as an optical disk having at least one recording surface which records digital information, including the...
Method and arrangement for tracking and controlling the delivery and/or
pickup of goods/containers for goods
A method for tracking and controlling the delivery and/or pickup of goods/containers for goods comprises the steps of a) taking a mobile data terminal in a...
Anti-backup pawl for manual film winder reinforced when film winder
A camera comprising a rotatably supported film winding wheel that has a series of teeth and is manually rotated in a film winding direction, and an anti-backup...
Transmogrifying photography systems, film packages, and cameras
An image capture package, such as a one-time use camera, has a capture member bearing an encodement for an image transmogrification. The capture member captures...
Method for compressing the dynamic range of digital projection
A method for compressing the dynamic range of a digital radiographic image comprising the steps of: providing an original digital radiographic image; processing...
Replaceable laser and modulator unit
A replaceable modular opto-mechanical unit includes a light source in the form of, for example, a laser assembly; an optical modulator assembly which modulates...
Laser line generator system
According to one aspect of the present invention, a laser line generator system comprises a laser source providing a diverging laser beam and a single lens...
Image handling method and system incorporating coded instructions
System components provide for a method of: processing an exposed photographic film at a processor-scanner station which has both a scanner and a processor at the...
Flying spot laser printer apparatus and a method of printing suitable
for printing lenticular images
A method and apparatus for printing images. The optical output from a spatial multimode laser, which is multimode in one direction and is single mode in the...
System for custom imprinting a variety of articles with images obtained
from a variety of different sources
A system and method for combining a first captured generated digital image. A mask representation of at least a portion of the second prestored digital image is...
Organic electroluminescent device with inorganic electron transporting
An organic EL device, includes an anode, an anode, an organic hole transporting layer over the anode, an organic luminescent layer on the organic hole...
Image sensor incorporating saturation time measurement to increase
A semiconductor based image sensor having a timer that is associated with each photosite in the image sensor; and measuring the integration period of that...
Imaging resolution of X-ray digital sensors
An improved solid-state detector for use in a digital X-Ray imaging system. The detector includes two or more silicon CCDs that are sandwiched together with...
The present invention is block copolymer of the formulas I and II wherein PA is an ethylenically unsaturated monomer, and PB is a cationically polymerizable monomer...
Lubricating layer in photographic elements
The present invention is an imaging element which includes a support, at least one imaging layer superposed on the support and a protective topcoat superposed...
Shutter mechanism prevents accidental shutter opening due to physical
A shutter mechanism comprising an aperture through which ambient light is passed to cause a film exposure, a pair of shutter blades supported for pivotal opening...
Multiple film sheet detector
Film sheet handling apparatus includes a mechanism for removing a film sheet from a film sheet stack by bending a front area of the top film sheet and then...
Film web motion control system
A web motion control system for controlling the tension in a web advanced at a preset velocity in a web transport path between a supply reel and a take-up reel...
Fuser member with fluoro-silicone IPN network as functional release
agent donor roller
A release agent donor member for a toner fixing system, the donor member includes: a base member; an optional intermediate layer; and an outermost layer of a...
Camera with indicator to warn of unintended shutter opening such as when
camera dropped or jarred
A camera comprising an aperture through which ambient light is passed to cause a film exposure, at least one shutter blade supported for opening movement to...
Light modulator with specific electrode configurations
A light modulator for modulating a beam of light of wavelength .lambda. including a substrate, a fixed electrode formed over the substrate and arranged to...
Apparatus for measuring material thickness profiles
An apparatus for determining a thickness profile of a moving material having at least two optical interfaces. A transport apparatus transports a length of moving...
Detecting compositional change in image
A method obtains an electrical signal from the photoelectric detector, which signal corresponds to the illumination of the image formed by the focusing lens. The...
Controller for medical image review station
A medical image review station has several functions with visual feedback which are controlled by a controller. These functions include detail/real-time mode;...
Thermographic imaging composition and element comprising said composition
A thermographic imaging element comprises: (a) a support; (b) an imaging layer comprising: (i) a silver salt; (ii) a first reducing agent which has high activity with an...
Blue sensitizing dyes with heterocyclic substituents
A photographic element having a silver halide emulsion spectrally sensitized to blue light by a dye of formula (I) to have a maximum blue sensitivity at less...
Electrophotographic charge generating element containing primer layer
Electrophotographic charge generating elements comprise a solid electrolyte layer having improved image discrimination and layer adhesion. The solid electrolyte...
Methods of making a full-color organic light-emitting display
Methods of making a full-color organic light-emitting display are disclosed. The methods include ink-jet printing of fluorescent dopants selected to produce red,...
Method of forming a colored image sign using ink jet printing
The method relates to a method comprising providing a coating of a cross-linkable polymeric substance on a transparent or translucent substrate, applying a...
Printer having mechanically-assisted ink droplet separation and method
of using same
A printer having mechanically-assisted ink droplet separation and method of using same, for separating an ink meniscus from an ink nozzle orifice while...
Printer capable of producing continuous tone prints from multi-bit data
An ink-jet printer capable of providing a large number of gray levels delivers ink for each pixel through several nozzles for each color, with each nozzle...