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Radiation sensitive diazo sulfo-acrylic adducts and method for producing
a printing plate
A radiation sensitive composition containing an adduct of a diazonium resin having pendant diazonium groups, with a sulfonated acrylic copolymer having pendant...
Device for converting invisible and visible radiation to visible light
and/or UV radiation
An amorphous upconversion phosphor comprising barium fluoride a combination of rare-earth fluorides including yttrium and lanthanum and dopants, and a waveguide...
Transfer support and method for fusing a transferrable image to a
A transfer support and a method for fusing a transferable toner image to a face of a digital disc. In the method, a transferable toner image is ...
Organic/inorganic gels for delivering controlled quantities of active
compounds in aqueous solutions
The invention concerns a composite gel comprising an inorganic matrix containing a fibrous inorganic polymer in which an active organic compound is...
Method for modifying the surface of a polymer membrane, and a membrane
The present invention concerns a method for modifying the transfer characteristics of a porous organic or inorganic membrane, in which a) on the said membrane, at...
A method and apparatus for processing a photosensitive material through at least one processing solution for processing of a photosensitive material. The...
Hybrid camera with identification matching of film and electronic images
A hybrid camera that includes imaging mode selector (23) for selecting at least one of a film mode of operation and a hybrid mode of operation; a removable...
Stylus based electronic annotation camera
A stylus based annotation system for cameras comprising a touch screen display on the camera for implementing stylus input, a first memory for storage of image...
Method for transferring a recording from a sound index print and
A recording transfer method and apparatus. In the method, an index print having an array of imagettes and a plurality of recordings is provided. The recordings...
Digital image processing method for degraining of film images using
distance weighted averaging of target pixel...
A method of digital image processing for degraining (smoothing) of images based on selected averaging of pixels in a neighborhood of pixels surrounding a target...
Capacitive focus gauge for LED printer
According to a feature of the present invention, an imaging apparatus has a support with a cylindrical inner surface for receiving a recording media about an...
Photothermographic composition of enhanced photosensitivity and a
process for its preparation
A photothermographic composition of enhanced photosensitivity is disclosed prepared by a process of (a) precipitating light-sensitive silver halide grains in the...
Concentrated solution and kit for making a photographic color developer
A photographic concentrate for preparing a color developer comprises benzyl alcohol, water and organic solvents. This concentrate can be part of a kit for...
Method of treating a seasoned ascorbic acid developer
The present invention concerns a method of treating a seasoned ascorbic acid developer for developing silver halide photographic products. The method of the...
Hydrogen bond donating/accepting thermal solvents for image separation
An aqueous-developable chromogenic photographic heat-transferable non-aqueous dye-diffusion-transfer photographic element is disclosed, wherein said element...
Erasable ceramic bar-code
A printing member that can be imaged directly using a laser and is image erasable, the printing member includes a writing surface composed of a non-porous...
Copy restrictive documents
A media for restricting the copying of a document utilizing one or more microdots that are embedded in said document for providing a non-visual, but machine...
High performance media for optical recording
A recordable element including a substrate and having over its surface, in order, an optical recording layer and a light reflecting layer, the improvement...
Product and process for molding glass lenses
A glass preform, including a core glass adversely affected by interaction with a molding tool, is provided with a thin surface layer of glass components that are...
Application of clear marking particles to images where the marking
particle coverage is uniformly decreased...
A reproduction apparatus utilizing clear marking particles in the development of an image, the clear marking particles being laid down so as to prevent offset...
Apparatus for supplying a liquid from a container
An apparatus for supplying a liquid from a container which has an opening through which the liquid can be removed. The apparatus comprises a lid for the opening...
Photographic processing apparatus
Described herein is a high capacity, low volume processor for processing photographic material in web form. The processor is self-threading and is capable of...
Camera with viewing opening extended to hold label
A camera comprising a door with an exterior viewing opening for viewing readable information appearing on a photographic article such as a film cartridge in the...
A camera back comprising a film support for ensuring the shape of a filmstrip, is characterized in that the film support has a plurality of parallel film shaping...
Film winder unit and camera
A film winder and camera. The film winder has a film transport adapted to move film in two opposed directions in response to rotational inputs in forward and...
Camera and film for recording overlapping images
A camera and film for recording overlapping visual images and digital data is disclosed. The camera includes a structure for recording the region of a film with...
Advancing sheath film loader, method of film loading and camera frame
Advancing sheath film loader, method of film loading, and camera frame assembly. In the method a photographic filmstrip is loaded in a film supply. A sheath is...
Business form image identification using projected profiles of graphical
lines and text string lines
A method of identifying business forms that uses contour polygons constructed from linear line segments. Wherein contour polygons are derived from a windowed...
Image analysis using the direct exponential curve resolution algorithm
A method of enhancing a series of images comprising the steps of: providing x digital image files, each image file including a matrix of n rows.times.m columns...
Print and method and apparatus for printing, storing and retrieving an
An image recordation and retrieval system and method of producing prints. The system includes a scanner for scanning an original image so as to obtain a digital...
Method and apparatus for making a spatially selective high resolution
A method and apparatus that bonds two orthogonally polarized plastic films into a single sheet, self aligned, orthogonally polarized filter. A laser heats...
Timing control for a digitally interfaced camera using variable line
A digital camera is designed to capture images and transfer the captured images to a host computer. The camera includes an image sensor exposed to image light...
Alignment correction for laser print heads
An apparatus and method of manufacturing a laser print head include the steps of mounting a laser array (70) on a print head block (80), measuring misalignment...
Thermal printer which recirculates receiver sheet between successive
A thermal printer (10) is useful for printing onto a receiver sheet (22, 24, 26) having a leading edge and a trailing edge and includes an elongated rotatable...
Color-to-color registration in thermal printers by adjusting image
resolution based on image content
A color thermal dye transfer printer that produces superposed color plane images of varying image densities on a receiver medium includes a printhead movable in...
Heater power compensation for printing load in thermal printing systems
In drop on demand thermal printing heads, as the number of printing nozzles which are activated at any time vary from zero to several thousand nozzles, the...
Active pixel sensor integrated with a photocapacitor
The optimization of two technologies (CMOS and CCD) wherein a pinned photodiode is integrated into the image sensing element of an active pixel sensor. Pinned...
Photothermographic element for providing a viewable retained image
An element is disclosed containing a photothermographic layer capable of providing a retained viewable image when imagewise exposed and heated. The Layer...
Mixed emulsions of different speed properties using sulfinate and
The invention relates to a photographic element comprising at least two photographic emulsions wherein the grains of said at least two emulsions are the same and...
Rapid image presentation method employing silver bromide tabular grain
Silver bromide color negative films can be rapidly processed using shortened color development times and specific amounts of color developing agent and bromide...
Method for making a microceramic optical shutter
A method of making a microceramic optical shutter includes forming a sacrificial stator member and inserting the sacrificial stator member into the bottom...
Functionally gradient permanent magnet actuators
A functionally gradient permanent magnet is formed as a slab of alloy comprised of a rare earth-transition metal-boron, and areas of a diffused transition metal...
Flexible zirconia alloy ceramic lithographic printing tape and method of
Flexible and reusable lithographic printing tapes are prepared from a zirconia ceramic that is an alloy of ZrO.sub.2 and a second oxide chosen from MgO, CaO,...
Method of controlled laser imaging of zirconia alloy ceramic
lithographic member to provide localized melting...
Reusable lithographic printing members are prepared from a zirconia ceramic that is an alloy of ZrO.sub.2 and a second oxide chosen from MgO, CaO, Y.sub.2...
Corona charging of a charge retentive surface
A corona charger for depositing an electrostatic charge on a charge retentive surface, without the creation of sheeting defects, the charger includes a coronode,...
Method and apparatus for controlling production of full productivity
accent color image formation
A reproduction apparatus and method particularly suited for an electrophotographic DAD-CAD system having an electrostatic recording member for supporting an...
Method and apparatus for scanning barcodes
The invention relates to a method and an apparatus for scanning barcodes. The apparatus includes a scanning device and a holding device for a flat object and the...
System and method for scanning images contained on a strip of
A method and system for scanning images contained on a strip of film. The system includes a film cartridge having a spool rotatably mounted thereto. The...
Thermal printer which uses platen to transport dye donor web between
successive printing passes
A thermal printer (10) is useful for printing onto a receiver sheet (22, 24, 26) and includes an elongated rotatable platen (34); an elongated thermal print head...
Printer system utilizing three different data rates
A printer system includes (a) an f-.theta. lens producing lateral color aberration; (b) three laser light sources, each producing a light beam for use with said...