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Image-receiving laminate for ID card stock
An image-receiving laminate for an identification card stock, the laminate comprising an oriented polymeric film support having an image-receiving layer located...
The present invention provides a UVA protective eyeshield that includes a transparent substrate having dispersed therein an effective amount of ...
Blue luminescent materials for organic electroluminescent devices
A luminescent material including a compound of the formula: ##STR1## where: n is an integer of 2 or 3; M is a divalent metal or a trivalent metal; G is a...
Wear resistant lathe bed scanning apparatus and method
A lathe bed scanning apparatus and method has a wear resistant coating on translational rod bearings which support a scanner for slidable movement in a frame....
Camera having film contour aids
A camera includes a body having a film roll chamber and a film cassette chamber which are oppositely disposed relative to an exposure chamber. A rear cover which...
Motorized film loading method
A film loading method for a camera comprising the steps of opening a door to uncover a chamber for a film cartridge, inserting a film leader which protrudes from...
Apparatus to eliminate transverse in film
A magnetic reading and/or recording apparatus comprises a magnetic reading and/or recording head for reading and/or recording information from/on a magnetic...
Image undithering apparatus and method
A method enables a dithered representation of an image to be converted to a continuous tone representation of the image. This undithering method compares the...
Write equalization for partial response channels
A method of write equalization in digital data recording systems comprising the steps of: providing a digital data signal to be recorded on recordable media,...
Audiovisual filmstrip image display apparatus and method using film
carried magnetic signals
An audiovisual filmstrip image display apparatus and method includes an image displayer, such as a viewer projector, television or computer screen or the like,...
Method and apparatus for generating simultaneously derived correlated
digital halftone patterns
Method and apparatus for generating a halftone image. An ensemble of correlated minimum visual modulation two-dimensional binary patterns are provided. Each...
Method and apparatus for correcting light non-uniformity in an LCD
A method and apparatus for printing an image onto a photosensitive media. The apparatus includes an optical system having a light source for producing an...
Image transfer illumination system and method
An illumination system for an image transfer system having a gate at which an original image to be transferred can be positioned, to provide a transfer region of...
Visual characterization using display model
A method for detecting the characteristics of a display, comprises the steps of: creating a model of the display having multiple parameters relating the physical...
Variable dot density printing system using sub-microdot matrixing and a
The present invention is directed to a laser printer including a printer controller, a printhead including a plurality of lasers formed in an array for receiving...
Document production apparatus and method having a noncontact sensor for
determining media presence and type
An apparatus for detecting the presence and type of receiver media in a document production apparatus, such as a copier, thermal printer or other printing...
Digital color system and method which provides a visual match across
different input and output viewing conditions
A color management system that converts or transforms color signals between device dependent color spaces and a device-independent space using reference image...
X-ray imaging detector with limited substrate and converter
An x-ray imaging detector having an x-ray converter layer, a pixellated detection array closely adjoining the x-ray converter layer, and a substrate supporting...
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...
Syringe pump apparatus for remote delivery of reactants
The invention generally provides the apparatus for liquid delivery comprising a syringe pump for reactant delivery and a syringe pump for liquid chase material...
Photographic elements containing a transparent magnetic recording layer
A photographic sheet element comprising a film support, at least one light-sensitive layer having a hydrophilic binder on a first side of the support, the...
Method for preparing a ready-to-use photographic bleaching solution
A ready-to-use bleaching or bleach-fixing solution can be prepared by mixing an aqueous solution of succinic acid, maleic acid or malic acid, and an...
Method for recording and processing motion picture film soundtrack
By processing color motion picture film to yield a dye-only, "silver-less" soundtrack, an antihalation layer containing silver may be incorporated into the film...
Multiactive electrostatographic elements having a support with beads
protruding on one surface
A method of making a multiactive photoconductive elements is disclosed. The method uses a knurl free planar polymeric support having beads protruding from one...
Fuser member having chromium oxide-filled, addition cured layer
A fuser member having a core and a layer overlying the core. The layer includes: an addition crosslinked polyorganosiloxane elastomer, and chromium oxide...
Photographic processor and improved filter assembly
A quick disconnect filter assembly and manifold assembly for use in a photographic processor having a recirculating system designed for receiving a filter...
Pigmented ink jet inks containing modified polysaccharide resin
A liquid ink jet ink comprising a carrier, a pigment and a polysaccharide resin having a number average molecular weight of 500,000 to 2,500,000 is disclosed.
Film sample positioning apparatus
An apparatus for handling and automatically positioning film samples such that individual film samples can be retrieved from a magazine and moved precisely to a...
Copy restrictive system
A system and associated method for restricting the copying of an image document that contains an image of arbitrary and undetermined character that is formed in...
Handling of solutions
Described herein is an arrangement which allows solution to be supplied to a process from a `bag-in-box` arrangement, used solution being returned to an emptied...
Photographic processing apparatus
Described herein is processing apparatus in which processing solution can be applied in precise quantities to the sensitive surface of a photographic material....
Autofocus camera with power control for emitted beam
A camera (10) includes a camera body (12), an objective lens (14) that receives light from a scene (34) and focuses the light on a focal plane (36) in the camera...
Multi-lens camera which records status on film
A multi-lens camera, comprising: a housing; at least two lenses spaced apart on the housing to obtain different views of a single scene for capturing as a set of...
Multi-lamp flash wheel and camera
A camera is intended to be used with a multi-lamp flash wheel having flash lamps that are tilted from storage orientations to ignition orientations as the...
Driver circuit for a camera autofocus laser diode with provision for
A laser diode current drive control circuit including a drive circuit supplying a modulated laser diode current drive signal, a laser diode drive current source...
Apparatus for supporting a camera to face a subject to be photographed
and for illuminating the subject
A camera has an electronic flash unit for providing a flash exposure light pulse, and a selection mean device on the camera or on an auxiliary lamp has a...
One-time-use camera with front and rear cover parts that can be bent
apart to permit battery to drop out of chamber
A one-time-use camera comprising a chamber containing a film cartridge and having an opening through which the film cartridge may be removed from the chamber, a...
Rental camera with key-opening lock to deter customer reuse after
A rental camera is to be used by a customer for picture-taking and is intended to be returned to a lender to unload exposed film and replace with fresh film. The...
Neural network solder paste inspection system
A solder paste brick inspection and physical quality scoring system 10 employs a neural network 70 trained with a fuzzified output vector. An image of solder...
Autocalibration of optical sensors
A method of calibrating optical sensors for a thermal printer (10) is disclosed. A thermal printer for printing color images which uses a dye donor web having a...
Zoom lens mechanism with focus camming mechanism
A zoom lens assembly (10) includes a plurality of cam barrels (18, 38, 66) which rotate together within non-rotating lens barrels (12, 34, 54) as the assembly is...
Diffractive/Refractive lenslet array incorporating a second aspheric
A short focal length image sensor comprising: a color photosensor array comprised of sets of three photosensors with red, green, and blue, filters positioned over...
Film slides having data windows
A film slide including a transparency having an image section bearing a visual image and a data section bearing encoded data relating to the visual image; and a...
Printer with support shoe and media metering therein
An apparatus for accurately guiding a web of light-sensitive recording media into a cylindrical support shoe of a printer includes a metering roller at the inlet...
Method of mounting filters on image sensors
An image sensor sandwich having a linear sensor and a color filter is created that has the spacing between the sensor and the filter controlled to a very high...
Bis[(1,2-benzisothiazol-3(2H)-ylidene 1,1-dioxide)acetates] are disclosed. They have the general structure (I): ##STR1## R is defined in the specification.
Plasticizers for dye-donor element used in thermal dye transfer
This invention relates to a dye-donor element for thermal dye transfer comprising a support having thereon a dye layer comprising an image dye in a polymeric...
Thermally processable imaging element comprising polymeric matte
Thermally processable imaging elements in which the image is formed by imagewise heating or by imagewise exposure to light followed by uniform heating are...
Mixed ripeners for silver halide emulsion formation
The invention relates to a method of forming a silver halide emulsion comprising nucleating silver bromide nuclei while reactive contact with ammonia, a...
Process for the preparation of high bromide tabular grain emulsions
A process is disclosed of preparing a high bromide tabular grain emulsion comprising (1) in a grain nucleation step creating in a dispersing medium tabular grain...