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System and apparatus for automatically forwarding digital images to a
A method and apparatus for automatically forwarding digital images to a service provider. The apparatus includes a reading device for reading said digital images...
System and camera for automatically forwarding digital images to a service
A method and digital camera for capturing images for requesting and confirming an image order to be provided by a service provider. The camera includes a capture...
Platen finger assembly for an internal drum scanner
In an internal drum scanner assembly having a curved platen for supporting media during exposure by a laser image scanner, media positioning apparatus...
Imaging apparatus and method for exposing a photosensitive material
An imaging apparatus (10) having a multiple channel image exposure device (12). Improved thermal compensation is achieved by means of mounting an array of light...
Contaminant removal system in a thermal processor
A thermal processor having a contaminant removal system. The system includes a heated drum for heat developing exposed heat developable media which emit airborne...
Preventing crease formation in donor web in dye transfer printer that can
cause line artifact on print
A thermal printer is adapted to prevent crease formation in a dye transfer area of a dye donor web that can cause line artifacts to be printed on a dye receiver...
OLED display with auxiliary electrode
A top emitting OLED display includes a substrate; a patterned electrode formed above the substrate, defining a plurality of light emitting elements having gaps...
Process for preparing 3-methyltetrahydrofuran
Disclosed is a process for the preparation of 3-methyltetrahydrofuran (MeTHF) from 3-(hydroxymethyl)tetrahydrofuran (HOMeTHF) or 3-formyltetrahydrofuran (FTHF)...
Color photographic material with improved sensitivity
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...
Using fiducial marks on a substrate for laser transfer of organic material
from a donor to a substrate
A method of aligning a substrate for use in manufacture of OLED displays with a laser which produces a beam that causes the transfer of organic material from a...
Ink recording element
The present invention relates to an ink recording element comprising a hydrophilic absorbing layer and a hydrophilic overcoat polymer layer comprising cellulose...
Composition for antistat layer
A composition for an antistat layer comprising: a chlorinated polyolefin; a conductive agent; and a solvent.
Lamination method to create a pre-press proof with a thermal mark
A method, a laminator (10), and a belt, for creating a pre-press proof (200) with a thermal mark (190) which comprises laminating a pre-laminate sheet (240)...
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 to establish sensitometry curve for a photographic medium
The invention relates to a method to establish a sensitometry curve for a photographic medium, including the following steps: the formation on the medium of at...
Method and system for cataloging images
A method and computer software product for the categorization and/or retrieving of digital images. At least one selection category having at least one image icon...
Method and system for segmenting and identifying events in images using
A method for automatically organizing digitized photographic images into events based on spoken annotations comprises the steps of: providing natural-language...
Color illumination system for spatial light modulators using multiple
double telecentric relays
A digital projection apparatus (10) for projection of a multicolor image uniformizes polychromatic light from a light source (12) and provides magnification to...
Image processing method for adaptively sub-sampling an image
A digital image processing method for adaptively sub-sampling an image to X % of original pixels, includes the steps of generating an edge map of the image;...
Transforms for display or printing digital images
A method for constructing a transform for a predetermined display or printer, such printer or display being adapted to form a color image, on a particular...
Spectral watermarking for motion picture image data
An apparatus and method for forming a substantially invisible watermark or copy-deterrent pattern within a motion picture frame that utilizes spectral image data...
Automated stabilization method for digital image sequences
A method and structure for stabilizing a motion image formed using a sequence of successive frames which includes calculating a motion vector field between...
Display driver and method for driving an emissive video display
According to a feature of the present invention, a method is provided for using a two-dimensional matrix of light emitting elements to display an image...
Use of carboxyl group-containing acetal polymers in light-sensitive
compositions and lithographic printing plates
The present invention relates to a light-sensitive composition containing: (i) at least one diazonium polycondensation product or at least one system that can be...
Negative-working photosensitive composition and negative-working
photosensitive lithographic printing plate
The present invention provides a negative-working photosensitive composition which can widen the preheat latitude upon exposure without increasing ablation, and...
Low birefringence film
Disclosed is a coextruded film comprising a transparent polymeric inner core layer of thickness less than 250 .mu.m and two peelable outer polymeric layers...
Method of coating micro-electromechanical devices
A method for coating a micro-electromechanical systems device with a silane coupling agent by a) mixing the silane coupling agent with a low volatile matrix...
Closed loop three color alignment for digital projection
A digital projector that has closed loop three color alignment comprising a light source where an optical engine (50) splits a beam of light from the light...
Projection apparatus using spatial light modulator
A digital projection apparatus (10) for projection of a multicolor image includes a magnifying relay lens assembly (28) as part of the light modulation assembly...
Start-up and shut down of continuous inkjet print head
A start-up and shutdown system for removing unwanted ink from a continuous inkjet printer comprises a porous element in flow communication with a cleaning...
Noise reduction method utilizing color information, apparatus, and program
for digital image processing
A digital image processing method for reducing the noise of a color digital image having pixel values, includes the steps of: identifying one or more color...
Collimation device and method for acquiring a radiation image of a long
body part using direct digital X-ray...
A method for acquiring a radiographic image of an elongated object, comprising: positioning an elongated object between a source of x-rays and a digital image...
A white-light laser integrated structure that includes a substrate; and one or more individually addressable laser light pixels formed on the substrate for...
Projection display apparatus having both incoherent and laser light sources
A color display apparatus for forming, on a display surface, a color image of superimposed color images, the display apparatus having a first color modulation...
Negative working imageable composition containing sulfonic acid
The present invention provides a thermally imageable composition, which includes an acid curable composition, an acid generator, a strong acid and optionally an...
Compensation films for LCD
An optical compensation film for Ordinary-mode Normally White Twisted Nematic Liquid Crystal Display comprising, a first and a second optically anisotropic...
System and method for digital film development using visible light
One aspect of the invention is a system for digital dye color film processing. In one embodiment, a developer station applies a processing solution to film to...
Projection display using a wire grid polarization beamsplitter with
A display apparatus (10) including a light source (15) for forming a beam of light (130). A pre-polarizer (45) polarizes the beam of light (130) to provide a...
Method for associating semantic information with multiple images in an
image database environment
A method of generating captions or semantic labels for an acquired image is based upon similarity between the acquired image and one or more stored images that...
Petite size image processing engine
A digital image processing method for generating a low resolution, low bit depth digital image from a higher resolution, higher bit depth input color digital...
Method for enhancing a digital image with noise-dependent control of
A method is described for enhancing a digital image channel, e.g., a channel comprising a texture signal, by providing a predetermined estimate of the noise...
Method of image processing
A method of image processing in which a plurality of channel input signals are a function of unknown recorded signal levels and unknown signal sensitivities, the...
Method of calculating noise from a digital image utilizing color cross
A method of calculating a noise characteristic value for a source digital image includes receiving a source digital image including pixels corresponding to two...
Removing color aliasing artifacts from color digital images
A method of minimizing color aliasing artifacts from a color digital image having color pixels is disclosed. The method includes providing luminance and...
Optical test structure for measuring charge-transfer efficiency
An optically operated test structure for testing the charge transfer efficiency (CTE) of a charge coupled device (CCD) solid-state image sensor. A solid-state...
Floating carriage assembly and cover in a thermographic laser imager
A thermal processor for heat processing exposed thermographic media comprising: a heated drum for heating thermographic media brought into contact with the drum;...
Gallium complex composition, process for doping silver halide emulsion
grains with gallium complex composition,...
A gallium halide coordination complex is described of the formula (I): wherein R represents a lower alkyl group of from 1-3 carbon atoms; X is Cl, Br, or I; and x is...
Photographic color developing composition containing calcium ion
sequestering agent combination and method of use
Concentrated and working strength photographic color developing compositions are stabilized with the inclusion of two specific types of calcium ion sequestering...
Silver compounds and compositions, thermally developable materials
containing same, and methods of preparation
Novel silver compounds can include a primary core of a photosensitive silver halide and a shell covering the primary core. This shell includes one or more...
Preparation of lithographic printing plates
Processes for imaging and developing imageable elements useful as lithographic printing plate precursors either thermally or with ultraviolet radiation that use...