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Printer parameter compensation by a host camera
A system wherein already-existing computing and memory resources in an electronic camera are used to process an image for printing. Rather than duplicating, in...
Thermal dye-transfer receiver element comprising a silicone release agent
in the dye-image receiving layer
A dye-receiver element for thermal dye transfer includes a support having on one side thereof a dye image-receiving layer characterized in that a release agent...
Sulfated phenolic resins and printing plate precursors comprising sulfated
The present invention provides a thermally sensitive composition that may be coated as a water-borne material onto a substrate to yield a printing plate...
Laser thermal transfer donor including a separate dopant layer
A donor element adapted for use in making an OLED device including a donor support element; a light-absorbing layer disposed over the donor support element,...
Method of making a material
The invention provides a method of making a material comprising the steps of: coating a support with a solution comprising a polymer, a blowing agent and a...
Chromium black light shield
A black light shield for preventing incident light from being received by light receiving elements, the black shield includes a support structure; a first...
Laser image projector
A laser image projector includes a substrate; and a two dimensional array of individually addressable laser pixels formed on the substrate for emitting an...
Method and apparatus for producing a selectable gloss finish on ink jet
A method of selectively producing a glossy or matte finish to an ink jet printed image by applying a clear protective plastic laminate having a glossy finish to...
Printer and method therefor adapted to sense data uniquely associated with
a consumable loaded into the printer
An inkjet printer adapted to sense type of supplied consumable receiver media, inks, printhead, and cleaning fluid. A transponder attached to a consumable is...
Printing sleeve noise reducer
A noise reduction sleeve that fits over a printing sleeve while the printing sleeve is being slid onto or off of a respective cylindrical with the aid of...
Method of making a multi-layer micro-electromechanical electrostatic
actuator for producing drop-on-demand...
An inkjet print head comprises a mandrel having flat front and rear surfaces disposed between an initially curved rear membrane and an initially flat front...
Method of providing photofinishing credit
A management system and method of assigning credit for unprintable images provided by a customer. When unprintable frames are submitted for processing, such as...
Configuring and purchasing imaging devices
Imaging devices are configured and purchased by the steps of providing an electronic database of information describing a plurality of differently configured...
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...
Method of enhancing the tone scale of a digital image to extend the linear
response range without amplifying noise
A method of processing a digital image to improve contrast, the digital image being derived from an image captured by a recording medium having a nonlinear...
Multiresolution based method for removing noise from digital images
A method of removing noise from a digital image including receiving an original digital image including a plurality of pixels; generating at least one residual...
Method for providing access to an extended color gamut digital image and
providing payment therefor
A method for providing a user access to an extended color gamut digital image and for obtaining payment therefor, comprising the steps of representing the...
Compensation films for LCDs
Disclosed is an optical compensation film for Liquid Crystal Displays comprising an amorphous polymer layer disposed on a substrate wherein said amorphous...
In-plane switching liquid crystal display with compensation film
Disclosed is a display comprising an in-plane switching (IPS) mode liquid crystal cell, a polarizer, and a compensation film containing a positively birefringent...
Anti-aliasing low-pass blur filter for reducing artifacts in imaging
An imaging apparatus (50) for generating an image signal from incident light with higher spatial frequencies of the incident light limited to reduce...
Integrated motion-still capture system with indexing capability
A system for recording and displaying a multimedia presentation, includes a digital camera having a solid state image sensor for selectively generating a sampled...
An OLED lamp includes a substrate; a non-pixellated OLED formed on the substrate, the OLED including a first electrode formed on the substrate and extending from...
Cascaded organic electroluminescent device having connecting units with
N-type and P-type organic layers
A cascaded organic electroluminescent device includes an anode and a cathode. The device also includes a plurality of organic electroluminescent units disposed...
OLED displays having improved contrast
An OLED display device includes a substrate; an array of OLED elements disposed over one side of the substrate to emit light in a direction; circuitry to drive...
Infrared-sensitive composition containing a metallocene derivative
The present invention provides an initiator system including an infrared-absorbing compound that exhibits an electronic transition band in the near-infrared...
Steganographically encoded media object having an invisible colorant
A medium for displaying information thereon, the medium includes a substrate; and visible information formed from a plurality of colors displayed on the...
Ink jet print system including print cartridge
An ink jet printer apparatus is adapted to secure a print cartridge which includes an open container having a top opening; a porous ink-absorbent in the...
Splicing tape application device with rigid electrostatic charge eliminator
The invention is in the field of devices enabling the sticking of splicing tapes to the ends of strips put into rolls, to prevent their later unwinding. The...
Fuser release agent fluid management system
A release agent fluid management system and methods of dispensing such fluid in fuser apparatus of image reproduction systems. The release agent fluid management...
Calculating noise from multiple digital images having a common noise source
A method for estimating a noise characteristic value for a plurality of digital images that are affected by a common noise source includes receiving a plurality...
Noise cleaning and interpolating sparsely populated color digital image
using a variable noise cleaning kernel
A method for processing a sparsely populated color digital image having colored pixels to produce a fully populated and noise clean color image including noise...
Integration of color pages on a black and white printer managed by a raster
Systems and processes to simplify and streamline the printing of documents containing both black and white and color pages. The invention uses a raster imaging...
Method and apparatus for minimizing the influence of register differences
The invention relates to a method and apparatus for minimizing the influence of register differences in multicolor printing, in particular in digital printing...
OLED display with photosensor
An OLED display including: a transparent electrode; a reflective electrode having a transparent window; a light emissive layer disposed between the transparent...
Multilayer with spacers, touch screen and method
A transparent multilayer comprises a deformable first conductive layer containing an intrinsically conductive polymer, a film forming binder, and spacer elements...
Imaging using a coagulable ink on an intermediate member
Apparatus and method of making an ink-jet-ink-derived material image on a receiver. An ink jet device is used to form a coagulable ink image on a member, the ink...
One-time-use camera containing improved film element
This invention contemplates a prepackaged photographic unit containing a photographic element comprising a transparent polyester film support with improved...
Method for making an exposure adjustment on a rendered image
A method of adjusting the balance of a digital image including a plurality of pixel values inverts the pixel values and applies a gamma value (.gamma.)...
Method of spatially filtering digital image for noise removal, noise
estimation or digital image enhancement
A method of spatially filtering a digital image includes receiving a source digital image including pixels corresponding to one or more different colors;...
Densely packed electronic assemblage with heat removing element
A densely packed electronic assemblage has a substrate medium for supporting at least one heat generating component and means for reducing the temperature of the...
Method and apparatus for printing high resolution images using multiple
reflective spatial light modulators
An apparatus and method of printing images (10) onto a photosensitive media (140) using multiple reflective spatial light modulators. In the apparatus and...
Method for selecting a finishing device for digital printing
Methods for selecting finishing devices to perform finishing operations on a print run. The print job contains demands for which finishing operations must be...
Method and apparatus for exposing a latent watermark on film
A printing method and apparatus (100) for pre-exposing a digital watermark along a length of photosensitive medium at the time of manufacture is disclosed. The...
Revised recapture camera and method
In a camera and method, a scene is captured as an archival image, with the camera set in an initial capture configuration. Then, a plurality of parameters of the...
Method of processing a photographic element containing electron transfer
agent releasing couplers
A method of processing a silver bromoiodide photographic element comprising contacting the photographic element with a color developer for less than 120 seconds;...
Method of making a material
A method of making a material comprises the steps of coating a support with a solution, the solution comprising a polymer and at least one blowing agent....
Feed roller mechanism
An apparatus for transporting a sheet comprising: a first roller; a second roller; and an assembly for mounting the second roller for movement between a position...
Laser transfer of organic material from a donor to form a layer in an OLED
Apparatus for permitting the laser transfer of organic material from a donor onto a substrate to form a layer of organic material on one or more OLED devices,...
Organic vertical cavity laser array device with varying pixel sizes
An organic vertical cavity laser array device for producing multimode laser output includes a substrate; a bottom dielectric stack reflective to light over a...
Reducing color aliasing artifacts from color digital images
A method of reducing color aliasing artifacts from a color digital image having color pixels includes providing luminance and chrominance signals from the color...