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Ink set composition, and an apparatus and method of forming images having
reduced gloss differential
An ink set composition, an apparatus, and a method of providing an image on a receiver are provided. The method includes operating a printhead having a first...
Snap-through thermal actuator
A snap-through thermal actuator for a micro-electromechanical device, for example, a liquid drop emitter or a fluid control microvalve, is disclosed. The...
Doubleprint photofinishing service with the second print having subject
A method is disclosed for providing photofinishing services for images having a main subject and background, comprising the steps of producing a digital image of...
Large area marking device and method for printing
A method and apparatus for printing an image on a large surface area or walkway provides for imagewise marking of the surface with a color marking solution, to...
Timeline-based graphical user interface for efficient image database
browsing and retrieval
A multi-layer graphical user interface (GUI) using metadata, provides for timeline metaphoric representations (100A, 100B, 200A, 200B, 300, 400, 500, 600, 700,...
Method of permitting group access to electronically stored images and
transaction card used in the method
A method of storing and viewing a collection of digital images includes the steps of: providing a plurality of users with a unique user ID associated with a URL...
Procedure and device for adjusting gloss in print material
To regulate the gloss on a print material, and avoid excess release oil, the properties of the fusing medium are measured, and the gloss on the print material is...
Capture of multiple interlaced images on a single film frame using
micro-lenses and method of providing...
Cameras and methods are provided for recording more than one image on a photosensitive element. The cameras and methods record the images in the form of separate...
Electronic imaging system using organic laser array illuminating an area
An electronic imaging system for providing a viewable color image from an image data stream, including: a plurality of different colored laser light sources...
Effective transfer of images from a user to a service provider
A method of selecting images from a plurality of images previously stored in a local digital memory, ordering services to be provided utilizing the images, and...
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...
On-press developable lithographic printing plate
Thermally imageable elements useful as on-press developable lithographic printing plate precursors are disclosed. The elements comprise a substrate and a layer...
Process for forming cocrystals containing chlorine-free titanyl
phthalocyanines and low concentration of...
In a process for forming an amorphous pigment mixture consisting essentially of TiOPc and TiOFPc and containing more than about 75 weight percent of TiOPc, a...
Snap-through thermal actuator
A snap-through thermal actuator for a micro-electromechanical device such as a liquid drop emitter or a fluid control microvalve is disclosed. The snap-through...
Graphical user interface utilizing three-dimensional scatter plots for
visual navigation of pictures in a...
A novel graphical user interface (GUI) using metadata, generates three-dimensional scatter plots (100, 200, 300, 400) for the efficient and aesthetic navigation...
Method and system for capturing memories of deceased individuals
A method, system, and computer software product for capturing and distributing memories of a deceased individual. An electronic storage memory database is...
Process of identifying the sky in an image and an image obtained using this
The invention relates to a process of identification of sky in a digital image made up of a set of points that can be located in the plane of the image. Each...
Organic vertical cavity laser and imaging system
An organic vertical cavity laser light producing device (10) comprises a substrate (20). A plurality of laser emitters (200) emits laser light in a direction...
Color detection in random array of microspheres
A method of determining one or more color characteristics of a colored microsphere comprising: providing a microarray of microspheres, at least one of which has...
Camera having verification display with reverse white balanced viewer
adaptation compensation and method
A camera and method usable for capturing images of scenes illuminated by ambient light. The camera has a body and an electronic imager disposed in the body. The...
Method of displaying an image
A method of displaying a digital image. The method comprises the steps of: accessing a digital file comprising the digital image, the digital file including at...
Synthesis of peptoid substituted azole compounds
Disclosed is a process for the preparation of a peptoid substituted azole compound comprising reacting an amino functionalized azole compound with a resin bound...
Imaging material with improved scratch resistance
The present invention relates to an imaging element comprising a support, an imaging layer, and at least one layer comprising a clay nanocomposite wherein said...
Electrophotographic element protected from photofatigue induced by visible
A multi-active electrophotographic charge generation element comprises a conductive support, a charge generation layer (CGL) disposed on the conductive support,...
Sheet media package having radio-frequency identification transponder
Sheet media package system includes a cartridge or other packaging for containing a plurality of sheet media; and a radio-frequency identification transponder...
Method for increasing the diameter of an ink jet ink dot
A method for increasing the diameter of an ink jet ink dot resulting from the application of an ink jet ink drop applied to the surface of an ink jet recording...
Computer method and apparatus for previewing files outside of an
A method and apparatus for previewing images and image file information without opening and running an application in working memory. The previewing of a...
Color cross reference selection system and method
A system and method are proposed for the printing of all possible colors, including all permutations of primary inks used to make processed colors, in equal...
Method and system for fabricating optical film using an exposure source and
An exposure system (5) for fabricating optical film (40) such as for photoalignment, where the optical film (40) has a photosensitive layer (20) and a substrate...
Method, system, and software for signal processing using pyramidal
A method, system, and software are disclosed for improving the quality of a signal. A base signal is recursively decomposed and modified for a desired number of...
Method and apparatus for correcting defects in a spatial light modulator
based printing system
A method for correcting defects (300) in an imaging system (10) that comprises several steps. Transmitting a digital image (370) to at least one spatial light...
Method and system for shipping of photofinishing orders
A system and method for automatically determining the shipping weight and cost of a plurality of photofinishing items from a service provider without physically...
Method and apparatus to extend the effective dynamic range of an image
sensing device and use residual images
An image capture system includes a sparsely sampled extended dynamic range image sensing device having fast photosites interspersed with slow photosites for...
Laser-induced thermal imaging with masking
The invention is directed to compensating for imaging aberrations that result from repeated passes by an imaging laser array. The aberrations may result from...
CMOS/MEMS integrated ink jet print head and method of forming same
An ink jet print head is formed of a silicon substrate that includes an integrated circuit formed therein for controlling operation of the print head. The...
Photothermographic materials containing doped high iodide emulsions
Aqueous-based thermally sensitive emulsions and photothermographic imaging materials include photosensitive silver halide grains that comprise at least 15 mol %...
Ionic liquids as developability enhancing agents in multilayer imageable
Thermally imageable, positive working, multilayer imageable elements useful as lithographic printing plate precursors are disclosed. The elements comprise a...
Process of transferring transferable protection overcoat to a dye-donor
A process of transferring a protection layer from a dye-donor receiver after thermal dye transfer. In one embodiment, the transferable protection layer contains...
Protective overcoat and process for thermal dye sublimation prints
Disclosed is a protective transparent overcoat comprising a protective polymer and a surfactant compound having multiple non-end-group hydrogen bonding groups...
Process for rapid annealing of a polyester film base to control film curl
A high-CHDM PET-based support for an imaging element can be annealed relatively rapidly to achieve acceptable core-set and post-process curl properties. The fast...
Photographic processing system having a vertical stacker arrangement
The invention relates to a photographic processor and a method of processing photographic material. The photographic processor is adapted to achieve a high speed...
Autostereoscopic display for multiple viewers
An apparatus for displaying a stereoscopic virtual image to a first viewer (12a) and to a second viewer (12b), where the stereoscopic virtual image is imaged to...
Index sticker print
An index sticker print is created where small photographic images are printed on individual sticker blanks contained on a sticker blank carrier. The photographic...
Release agent management system with anilox roller
A reproduction apparatus having a station for fusing images to a receiver sheet with a heated fuser roller has a release agent management system that uses an...
Method of and system for automatically determining a level of light falloff
in an image
An image processing system includes an image collector and a light falloff correction system. The light falloff correction system comprises a polar transformer...
System and method for embedding a watermark signal that contains message
data in a digital image
A method for embedding a watermark signal that contains message data in a digital image represented as a two-dimensional array of pixel values, includes the...
Monocentric autostereoscopic optical apparatus with a spherical
gradient-index ball lens
A monocentric autostereoscopic optical apparatus (10) for viewing a virtual image, electronically generated and projected on a curved surface. For each left and...
Method for compensating a digital image for light falloff while minimizing
light balance change
An image processing method for compensating for light falloff in a digital image provides individual compensation values to correct light falloff in the image...
Face detecting camera and method
A method for determining the presence of a face from image data includes a face detection algorithm having two separate algorithmic steps: a first step of...
Wireless transfer of at least one digital image file between a first device
and a second device
A method for transmitting at least one digital image file between first and second devices, the first and second devices having limited range wireless ...