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Articulating camera for digital image acquisition
The invention is an apparatus for capturing photographic images from film using a digital camera and encoding image information as digital data to facilitate...
Document scanning system with dockable platen flatbed providing sheet fed
and platen scanning functions
A scanning system which supports platen and sheet fed scanning of documents comprises a first scanning unit with a first enclosure housing a first set of...
The invention provides a color processing method comprising determining whether a desired mapping between a first arrangement, including a first color device,...
Full-color organic display having improved blue emission
A full-color organic display for displaying a color image, including an array of pixels arranged in repeating patterns, wherein each pixel has red, green, and...
OLED device having microcavity gamut subpixels and a within gamut subpixel
An OLED device including an array of light emitting pixels, each pixel including subpixels having organic layers including at least one emissive layer that...
Methods and apparatus for handling image recording media
Methods and apparatus that facilitate exposure and/or automatic transfer of an image recording medium from an apparatus adapted to handle the image recording...
Photographic film element containing an emulsion with dual peek green
This invention relates to a silver halide photographic element comprising a support bearing a cyan dye image forming unit comprised of at least one red sensitive...
Photothermographic element comprising improved base precursors and methods
for their use
Photothermographic elements employing improved base precursors that undergo thermal decomposition are disclosed. Thermal-dye-bleach agents, and in particular, a...
Thermally developable imaging materials having backside stabilizers
Thermally developable photothermographic materials comprise a backside layer that includes a backside stabilizer to reduce fog formation in high humidity...
Phosphor screen and imaging assembly
A phosphor screen comprises an inorganic phosphor capable of absorbing X-rays and emitting electromagnetic radiation having a wavelength greater than 300 nm. The...
Imageable element with masking layer comprising betaine-containing
Thermally imageable elements comprising a masking layer and a substrate are disclosed. The masking layer contains a sulfobetaine and/or a carboxybetaine...
Organic element for electroluminescent devices
Disclosed is an electroluminescent device comprising a light-emitting layer containing a light emitting material that contains an organometallic complex...
Tapered multi-layer thermal actuator and method of operating same
An apparatus for and method of operating a thermal actuator for a micromechanical device, especially a liquid drop emitter for use in an ink jet printhead, is...
Method of producing ink jet chambers using photo-imageable materials
A method for creating one or more ink jet chambers, the method includes the steps of providing a substrate having a thermal element covered with substantially...
Kit for use in organizing images
A kit for organizing a plurality of images provided on a plurality of hard copy prints. The kit may include at least one order form for the ordering of at least...
Agent for integrated annotation and retrieval of images
A method for integrated retrieval and annotation of stored images involves running a user application in which text entered by a user is continuously monitored...
Hybrid optical recording disc with copy protection
A hybrid optical recording disc having copy protection for use in a computer, including a read-only area having preformed information including at least one...
Method and system for establishing a communication network
A communication device is provided having a transceiver adapted to send and receive wireless communication signals and a contact surface. A contact circuit is...
Method for determining skew angle and location of a document in an
A method for determining skew angle (5) and location of a document in an over-scanned digital image is disclosed. A document is scanned to capture a gray scale...
Color digital printer having a graphical user interface for displaying and
selecting images for local and...
A digital printer is operationally associated with a digital storage medium interface and a graphic user interface to display and select images stored on the...
Scanning apparatus using radiographic media
A scanning apparatus (10) for scanning radiographic media (22) comprises a housing (11) with a scanning stage (12) mounted within the housing. A scanning head is...
OLED display with integrated elongated photosensor
An OLED display with a photosensor includes a substrate; a display area comprising an array of addressable OLEDs formed on the substrate; and an elongated...
Synthesis for quinacridone compounds
Disclosed is a process for forming a N,N'-diarylquinacridone compound comprising the step of reacting a 1,4-dialkylcarboxylate-2,5-bis(N-arylamino) benzene with...
Manufacture of masks and electronic parts
A precursor that may be imaged by heat is made up of a substrate, for example a copper board, and a composite layer structure composed of two layers. Preferably,...
Photothermographic materials containing silver halide sensitized with
combination of compounds
Photothermographic materials are designed with increased photospeed by chemical sensitizing the photosensitive silver halide grains with a combination of...
Cocrystals containing high-chlorine titanyl phthalocyanine and low
concentration of titanyl...
In a process for forming an amorphous TiOPc/TiOFPc pigment mixture containing a low concentration of TiOFPc, a mixture containing phthalonitrile and titanium...
Method for producing metal mask and metal mask
A method for manufacturing a metal mask that facilitates easy dimensional control in the manufacturing process and can manufacture multiple metal masks having...
Recording element printing and treating system and method
A recording element printing and treating system and method are provided. The system includes a printhead for dispensing a liquid comprising a carrier onto a...
Method and composition for the preparation of a printing plate
The invention relates to a method of preparing a printing plate includes ink-jet printing an oleophilic image on a surface of a support by applying to the...
Liquid drop emitter with split thermo-mechanical actuator
An apparatus for a liquid drop emitter, especially for use in an ink jet printhead, is disclosed. A chamber filled with a liquid, a nozzle and a ...
Method and apparatus for detection of multiple documents in a document
scanner using multiple ultrasonic sensors
An apparatus (10) for detection of multiple documents (42) in a document transport system comprises a first transmitter (13) emitting a first signal at a first...
Skiving device and methods of use
A skiving device including at least one nozzle tip and at least one roller is described, as well as methods of using the skiving device. Skives made with the...
Apparatus and method for forming an optical converter
An optical converter and method for making same is provided. In accordance with the method, the present invention provides an improved apparatus and methods for...
Method and system for generating a foreground mask for a composite image
A technique for producing a foreground mask from a digital image is based on receiving two digital images, wherein a first digital image is derived from a first...
Customizing a digital imaging device using preferred images
A method for customizing a digital imaging device for at least one particular user is disclosed. The digital imaging device includes a programmable memory for...
Hybrid cameras having electronic image conversion to selected geometric
formats and methods
In a camera and method, a plurality of image pairs is captured. Each image pair includes an archival image of a scene and an initial electronic image of the same...
Camera having electronic images corresponding to current film images
automatically excluded from first in-first...
A camera and method automatically exclude electronic images corresponding to film images in a loaded film unit from first in-first out overwriting. In the...
Method and apparatus for printing images from digital image data
An apparatus for printing images from digital image data onto a light sensitive medium disposed at an image plane which comprises a control logic processor...
Block sampling based method and apparatus for texture synthesis
A novel multi-resolution block sampling based texture analysis/synthesis algorithm. A reference texture is assumed to be sample from a probability function. The...
Array of light-emitting OLED microcavity pixels
A color OLED display having at least three different colored microcavity pixels, each including a light reflective structure and a semi-transparent structure...
Microwave cavity resonator for heating printing substance and/or toner
Heating a printing substance and/or toner, in an electrophotographic printer, with a standing microwave formed by at least one cavity resonator, with the printed...
Thermally developable materials having improved backside conductive layers
Backside conductive layers with increased conductive efficiency can be provided for thermally developable materials by providing a buried conductive coating...
Thermal imaging composition and member and methods of imaging and printing
An imaging member, such as a negative-working printing plate or on-press cylinder, has an imaging layer comprised of a thermally sensitive compound and a...
Silver-free black-and-white thermographic materials containing a
benzoquinone and methods of imaging
Silver-free, aqueous-based direct thermographic materials are designed to have image tone with near neutral density. Without the use of organic silver salts...
In-situ polymerized matrix for isomerized optical recording article
An optically recorded article comprising a pattern of isomerized material in two isomeric forms in a matrix, wherein one of the isomeric forms is capable of...
Transaction card with memory and polymer dispersed cholesteric liquid
A transaction card having machine readable information and a visible display comprising: a card body; machine readable information on the card body; and a...
Comprehensive, multi-dimensional graphical user interface using picture
metadata for navigating and retrieving...
A comprehensive, multi-dimensional graphical user interface (GUI) using metadata provides for multiple methods and displays for browsing and retrieving pictures...
High efficiency heat exchange apparatus and system for use with a fuser
An improved apparatus for cooling or heating, or both, a fuser belt in a process for producing electrophotographic toner images on a substrate. The images are...
Method for the removal of scratches from digital images
The present invention is in the field of imaging and more specifically image analysis. An object of the invention is to provide for a method which restores a...
Match blur system and method
A method for blurring in signal processing, for example, in digital film processing, is performed with digital artifacts. The digital artifacts are derived, such...