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Optical element containing an optical spacer
Disclosed is an optical element containing a rough surface having a roughness average equal to at least 5 micrometers wherein the rough surface contains at least...
Shelf talker having short and long term information
A shelf talker for displaying short and longer term information includes a backplane including a plurality of electrical conductors; a plurality of single...
Media holder having communication capabilities
A holder for holding at least one image bearing medium, with each at least one image bearing medium having a radio frequency transponder associated therewith,...
Method and apparatus for capturing an image
A method of forming a contact image of an object on an imaging sheet including a bistable thermally responsive material is described, wherein the method...
Process for the preparation of high bromide cubical grain emulsions
A process for the preparation of a radiation-sensitive silver halide emulsion comprised of high bromide cubical silver halide grains, the process comprising: (a)...
Thermally switchable imageable elements containing betaine-containing
Imageable elements useful as lithographic printing plate precursors are disclosed. The element comprises an imageable layer over a support. The imageable layer...
Silver salt-toner co-precipitates and imaging materials
Thermally developable materials such as thermographic and photothermographic materials include a co-precipitate comprising first and second organic silver salts,...
Heat-induced formation of co-crystalline composition containing titanyl
phthalocyanine and titanyl...
A process for forming a cocrystalline mixture of titanyl phthalocyanine (TiOPc) and titanyl fluorophthalocyanine (TiOFPc) includes: dry milling a mixture of...
Roller for a fusing station
A fusing-station member, which member can be a compliant fuser roller or a compliant pressure roller for use in a fusing station of an electrostatographic...
Ink jet recording element
An ink jet recording element having a substrate having thereon: a) a subbing layer comprising an amine inactivated gelatin; and b) an image-receiving layer of a...
Intelligent toy with internet connection capability
A system, method and computer software product for controlling the operation of a device in accordance with a user's personal profile or local environment. The...
Image forming device having a brush type processing member
The present invention relates to an image-forming device that comprises a roller that includes a plurality of micromembers. The micromembers are preferably hook...
Multiple supply film transport mechanism
Apparatus for changing the direction of transport of a sheet by about 75.degree. to about 90.degree. comprising: a first flat guide for contacting the leading...
Device for depositing sheets on a stack
Apparatus for depositing sheets on a stack, which permits essentially free access to the stack and can be implemented with a low outlay of materials and costs....
Pulsed airknife control for a vacuum corrugated feed supply
A method of operating a vacuum corrugated belt feeder with positive air pressure-separator during a feed cycle wherein the vacuum and the positive pressure air...
Method and apparatus for producing digital images with embedded image
capture location icons
A digital image production and display method and apparatus produce digital images (102) that include at least one iconic region (104) having one or more...
System and method for managing work load distribution among a plurality of
image output devices
A method, system, and computer software program for controlling operation of a photofinishing lab having a plurality of output devices for producing a plurality...
Fusing station and method for fusing
This invention relates to an improved fusing station for fusing a toner image to a receiver when the fusing station includes a fuser roller having a hardness...
User interface for controlling cropping in electronic camera
A camera adjusts the aspect ratio of a viewfinder image. The camera has a body and a capture unit mounted in the body. The capture unit has an imager and storage...
Image processing system and method that maintains black level
A method for processing a photographic image captured by an image capture system, includes the steps of: determining a maximum dark value for the image capture...
Bend aligned namatic liquid crystal imaging display with compensation film
Disclosed is a display comprising a bend aligned nematic liquid crystal cell, a polarizer, and a compensation film containing a positively birefringent material...
Method and system for optimizing the display of a subject of interest in a
The present invention is in the field of digital imaging. It relates to a method and a system for selecting a subject of interest in a digital image, so as to be...
Synthesis of organometallic cyclometallated transition metal complexes
A process for forming a tris-cyclometallated iridium or rhodium complex comprises reacting in the presence of a solvent: a) a bis-cyclometallated complex...
Image-recording element comprising polyester-containing image-receiving
The present invention relates to an image recording element comprising a support having on one side thereof an image-receiving layer, wherein the image-receiving...
High speed imaging assembly for radiography
A radiographic imaging assembly comprises a symmetric radiographic silver halide film has an overall system speed of at least 200 but less than 800 to provide...
Ink delivery system including a pulsation dampener
An ink delivery system in an inkjet printer includes a printhead mounted on a carriage in the inkjet printer. The printhead has nozzles to eject ink droplets for...
Preventing defective nozzle ink discharge in continuous inkjet printhead
from being used for printing
A method, and apparatus for performing the method, are intended to prevent all of the ink discharged from a defective one of multiple nozzles in a continuous...
System and method for representing and managing pages in a production
A system and method for managing production printing workflow is disclosed. The system includes workflow management software which manages and facilitates the...
Method of encoding data in a monochrome media
A method for encoding data in a monochrome media utilizing the capability of the media for grayscale resolution. A document is processed to provide an image in...
Method for using facial expression to determine affective information in
an imaging system
A method for determining affective information for at least one image in an imaging system includes displaying a digital image for viewing by a user; monitoring...
Method for calibration of a laser thermal halftone printer
A method of calibrating a printing system is described herein. The method includes imaging a test pattern. The test pattern includes a set of densities. Each...
Method for reducing the power used by emissive display devices
A method for reducing the power used by a display device having light emitting pixels, includes the steps of: receiving formatted information for presentation on...
Organic light emitting diode with improved light emission through the
Top-emitting organic light-emitting diode devices include a reflective, opaque, and conductive anode layer including a metal or metal alloy or both formed over a...
Heat selective electrically conductive polymer sheet
Disclosed is an article comprising first areas of electrically conductive material and second areas of electrically conductive material raised relative to the...
A controlled modulus fusing-station member inclusive of a durable, tough, elastically deformable layer incorporating hollow flexible filler particles. The...
Method and system for processing of photographic materials
A method of processing photographic material includes the steps of processing the photographic material in a processing solution, monitoring the concentration of...
Flame front diverter element
A flame front diverter element is designed to cause a minimal pressure drop under normal venting conditions when process vapors need to pass through the...
Method of producing a matted image usable in a scrapbook
A method of producing a matted image which is usable in a scrapbook. The method comprises the steps of displaying a digital image having a mat area; displaying a...
System and method for improving laser power and stabilization using high
duty cycle radio frequency injection
A system and method of stabilizing laser output levels includes a laser (10), an injection circuit for injecting a radio frequency waveform, and a control...
Parallel access data storage system using a combination of VCSEL arrays
and an integrated solid immersion lens...
A digital reading and/or writing system and method for reading and/or digital data recorded on a digital recording medium. The system includes a first array...
Reflective cholesteric liquid crystal display with complementary
A display sheet comprising a substrate carrying layers of material; including a polymer-dispersed cholesteric liquid-crystal layer having a first high reflection...
Tiled display comprising faceplate and displays with at least one
defective pixel and method of manufacturing...
A method of manufacturing a tiled display is disclosed comprising the steps of: a) selecting a plurality of flat-panel displays, each flat-panel display having a...
Method for orienting a digital image on a display of an image display
A method of orienting a digital image for viewing on a display of a digital imaging device. The method comprises the steps of: accessing the digital image, the...
Electronic camera and system for transmitting digital over a communication
An electronic camera and system for capturing of digital images, and wireless transmission of the captured images to a recipient. The camera includes a selection...
Method and apparatus for image registration improvements in a printer
having plural printing stations
A thermal printer apparatus has a plurality of print stations for recording image information onto a receiver moving past the print stations. An adjustable-speed...
Electronic system for tiled displays
A tiled display includes a display controller for receiving image data from an image data source and formatting the image data for display, a plurality of...
Color developer concentrate for color film processing
An aqueous, homogeneous, single-part color developing concentrate comprises a color developing agent in free base form and an organic antioxidant. The...
Rotatable bucky with detent
An apparatus for rotating a bucky about an axis between a first and second position. The apparatus includes a base member stationarily disposed on the bucky and...
Brightness enhancement article having trapezoidal prism surface
A brightness enhancement article for improving luminance from a light source includes a light-collecting prism surface forms a series of longitudinal trapezoidal...
Sheet deskewing method and apparatus
A method and apparatus for correcting skew of an advancing sheet responsive to the detection of one or the other of aligned fiducial marks located near each of...