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Method for the exposure of laser sensitive materials without the effects
A method for exposing light sensitive material to provide exposure patches representing the material sensitivity and which minimizes the effects of intermittency...
Off-loaded strut joint mirror support system
Strut joint assemblies which include built-in off-loading capability or mirror support systems allow a user to minimize the friction developed at the ball joint...
Image handling method using different image resolutions
An image handling method and apparatus for executing the method. The method comprises scanning at least a first resolution of a hardcopy image. A second...
Film segment printing system and method
A system operates to handle and print images from a film slide having a first slide mount and a film segment mounted therein. The system includes a film segment...
Exposing imagesetter recording film to a dye collection sheet on a
The present invention is for an image processing apparatus (10) for a method of exposing imagesetter recording film (42) on a color-proofing apparatus. The...
Image processor for processing various sizes of a processing medium
An imaging processor for receiving a medium for processing, the processor comprises an imaging drum having a rigidly attached lip portion for receiving an edge...
Linear piezoelectric motor employing internal feedback
A piezoelectric motor system is formed with a piezoelectric motor incorporating an element that is physically displaced as a function of an applied voltage...
Active pixel sensor with switched supply row select
A pixel architecture for economizing area within the pixel leaving a greater proportion of area for photodetector area. Area is saved by employing a method of...
Service door interlock
An interlock switch access control apparatus controls access to an interlock switch (12) positioned in a cavity (14) in a housing (16). The interlock switch...
The present invention is a water-dispersible polyurethane composed of a polyurethane containing carboxylate groups covalently bonded to gelatin through a...
Thermal dye transfer receiving element
A dye-receiving element for thermal dye transfer comprising a support having on one side thereof a dye image-receiving layer comprising a water-dispersible...
Kit and method for producing images on a mug
A method and kit for transferring personalized images on mugs or similar-type articles. The kit includes an instruction and order entry sheet for selecting a...
Protective top layer and photographic products containing this top layer
The present invention concerns a photographic material comprising, in addition to the conventional light-sensitive silver halide layers, a protective top...
Ultraviolet ray absorbing polymer latex compositions, method of making
same, and imaging elements employing...
The present invention provides UV absorbing particles which are a polymerization reaction product of ethylenically unsaturated monomers selected from esters and...
Single-use processing kit for processing color reversal photographic
A processing kit for color reversal photographic elements includes several concentrate compositions that can be used to prepare the necessary working strength...
Photographic element with color enhancing layer adjacent the yellow dye
The invention relates to a photographic element comprising an emulsion layer comprising a cyan dye forming coupler, an emulsion layer comprising a magenta dye...
Digital printing plate comprising a thermal mask
Presensitized lithographic plates are prepared which permit direct formation of printable images on plates by digital computerization without the intervening...
Optimized particulate surface treatment concentration for
electrostatographic images produced in an...
A method of producing images includes forming an electrostatic latent image on a primary image forming member. A toner image is developed on the primary image...
Coated paper stocks for use in electrostatic imaging applications
Coated paper stocks for electrostatic imaging comprising a substrate coated on at least one surface with a resin layer comprised of olefinic material and a...
High stability silver based alloy reflectors for use in a writable
A writable compact disk has a plastic substrate, a recording layer, a reflecting layer, and a protective overcoat, the reflecting layer is comprised of a...
Toner fuser member and new adhesion priming composition included therein
A priming agent composition useful for binding a layer containing a fluorocarbon polymeric material to a metallic or an organic polymeric substrate comprises...
Device for destroying reaction gases by incineration
A device for destroying by electro-oxidation a photographic solution having at least one photographic developer. The device comprises a) an electro-oxidation...
Self-aligning tool holder for use with robotic arms
A tool rack support system which includes leaf spring type flexures which allow the tool rack a measure of compliance in both the horizontal and vertical planes....
Apparatus and method having short linear motion for grasping objects
An apparatus having short range motion for gripping and releasing an object utilizes a programmable stepper motor for controlling various short stroke motions of...
Camera with flip-up flash
Holster for camera
Cartridge handling system for camera
A camera includes a chamber for receiving a film cartridge having a light-lock movable between open and closed positions, a chamber cover movable between a...
Camera with self-timer
A camera comprises a shutter release that is manually depressible to initiate picture-taking, and a delayed action device for automatically depressing the...
Compact camera with variable position handgrip
A camera comprising a spindle for supporting an image recording disk to be rotated about a center axis, and a handgrip which is to be hand held at an angular...
Single actuator for motor control in a camera
An actuator mechanism of simple and inexpensive design is incorporated in a camera structure to control a motor advance film winding system. The actuator...
Multi-lens camera which records status on film
A system for producing an integral image includes a camera having spacially adjustable multiple lens for capturing different views of a scene on film and...
Partially correlated minimum visibility halftone patterns for digital
A method for halftoning a digital image having an x,y array of pixels each having an associated input pixel value, includes the steps of providing a memory...
Apochromatic lens system for relaying laser beam waists
A lens system comprises a plurality of lens elements including at least one positive power lens element and at least one negative power lens element, the...
Mount for beam shaping optics in a laser scanner
A laser printer of the type having predeflector components and postdeflector components is assembled by aligning the predeflector components on a bar and...
System for determining part presence and grip pressure for a robotic
A method for determining if a robot gripper assembly (preferably servo controlled) has acquired a work piece wherein the robot gripper assembly includes at least...
Synthesis of certain pyrazolo-[1,5-a] benzimidazole compounds
Disclosed is a process that provides steps for synthesizing intermediates useful for appending a N heterocyclic compound to the 3-position of a ...
Thermal dye transfer assemblage with low Tg polymeric receiver mixture
A thermal dye transfer assemblage comprising: (I) a dye-donor element comprising a support having thereon a dye layer comprising a dye dispersed in a polymeric...
Thermal dye transfer system with receiver containing acidic salts
A thermal dye transfer assemblage comprising: (a) a dye-donor element comprising a support having thereon a dye layer comprising a dye dispersed in a polymeric...
Photographic element containing water soluble bis Au(I) complexes
This invention relates to a silver halide photographic element comprising a support and a silver halide emulsion layer, the emulsion layer comprising an...
Dye image forming photographic element and processing to produce a
Increased speed with minimal halation is provided by a photographic element having a specularly reflective silver mirror coating coated between a hydrophilic...
Uniformly mixed dry photographic developing composition containing
antioxidant and method of preparation
A powdered, uniformly mixed photographic developing composition is prepared with intense mixing of dry photoprocessing chemical components, one of which is a...
Method for eliminating heavy metals from a photographic effluent
The present invention concerns a method for the depollution of photographic effluents. The method of the invention comprises the step of forming in situ in the...
Ultrasonic cutting apparatus and method
An ultrasonic apparatus and method for cutting a non-planar workpiece. The apparatus includes an anvil having a non-planar surface for closely engaging an...
Defined orientation slide projector and slides
A film slide projector has a rail which engages a carousel in a complementary manner, such that a surface of the rail contacts a surface of each film slide in...
Stepper motor and method of manufacture
A method of making stepper motor includes: providing a permanent magnet rotor carried by an output shaft; forming a bobbin having an alignment feature, a bearing...
Electronic camera system with programmable transmission capability
An electronic camera system includes a programmable transmission capability for selectively transmitting electronic image data to a plurality of remote base...
Semiautomatic film desplicer
Manually controlled semi-automatic apparatus for desplicing film strips particularly as part of a photofinishing process includes a desplicing station mounted on...
Camera with movable protective cover supported for pivoting to activate
A camera comprising a particular device (such as an electronic flash unit) that requires electrical energy to operate, a power switch capable of being changed...
One-time-use camera with multi-piece flash circuit board to improve
A compact camera comprising a main body part, and a substantially flat flash circuit board, is characterized in that the flash circuit board has at least two...