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Camera with combination four-way directional and mode control interface
An electronic camera for capturing, viewing and manipulating electronic image data includes a processor for operating the camera in a plurality of modes, a...
Reactive distillation process for hydrolysis of esters
A process for hydrolyzing an alkyl ester to produce a carboxylic acid product and an ether product, the process includes the steps of introducing into a reaction...
Preparation of esters of carboxylic acids
Disclosed is a process wherein a solution of a carboxylic acid in a first solvent and an alcohol are fed to a simulated moving bed reactor (SMBR) containing a...
Reduced temperature sensitive polymeric optical article and method of
An optical nanocomposite material has a nanoparticulate filler dispersed in a host plastic material. According to the method of making the nanocomposite...
High intensity exposure photographic imaging method employing iridium doped
high chloride emulsion
A method of imaging employing sensitized high chloride silver halide emulsions which exhibit improved speed and high intensity reciprocity performance for use...
Fragmentable electron donor compounds in combination with high bromide
tabular grain emulsions
A multicolor photographic element comprising a support bearing a cyan dye image-forming unit comprising at least one red-sensitive silver halide emulsion layer...
Silver halide elements containing solubilized antifoggants and low fogging
tabular silver halide grains
This invention relates to a multicolor silver halide photographic element comprising a support and at least one high bromide silver halide emulsion layer...
Three-part concentrated photographic color developing kit and methods of
A three-part color developing kit includes (I) a first concentrated aqueous solution having a pH of from about 11 to about 13.5 and comprising at least 0.25...
Photographic bleaching solution containing organic phosphorus acid
anti-rust agent and method of use
An effective, biodegradable photographic bleaching solution comprises, as a bleaching agent, a ferric alkyliminodiacetic acid complex, and a particular organic...
Processing photographic material
A method of processing photographic material in which a fixed volume of processing solution is added to the surface of the material and spread repeatedly over...
Infrared couplers for incorporating and recovering metadata
Disclosed is a photographic element comprising a light-sensitive silver halide emulsion layer having associated therewith a coupler that forms a dye for which...
Low silver radiographic film with improved visual appearance
Radiographic films exhibit improved visual performance because of the presence of certain colorants that provide more positive a* values without diminishing...
Color photothermographic element comprising a dye-forming system for
forming a novel cyan dye
A light-sensitive silver-halide color photothermographic element comprises a typically magenta dye-forming pyrazolone coupler in the cyan record by rendering the...
Amine modified gelatin layer for improved adhesion of photographic elements
An imaging support comprising: a polyester support; an adhesive layer superposed to said support; and on the adhesive layer: an amine modified gelatin subbing...
Method for using a patterned backing roller for curtain coating a liquid
composition to a web
A method is taught for curtain coating a liquid composition onto a moving web at a coating point where the moving web is supported on a backing roller. The web...
Method and apparatus for making an album leaf
An apparatus and method for automatically folding a sheet of a media, for example a photographic paper, about a fold line such that a album page is formed. The...
Ink jet printing process
An ink jet printing process for improving the ozone stability of an ink jet image comprising: a) providing an ink jet recording element comprising a support...
A processing drum is located within an enclosed chamber. The processing drum is rotated within the chamber, the chamber being provided with means to heat and...
Photographic processor having side by side processing paths and method of
A photographic processor and method of operation is disclosed. The processor includes a circular drum having first and second film processing paths, and a disk...
Processing photographic material
An apparatus for processing photographic material comprises a chamber adapted to hold the material therein, means for introducing solution into the chamber,...
Processing solution delivery system having a supply tube and level
detection sensor unit for use with a...
A chemical or processing solution delivery system and method for use in a photographic processor is disclosed. The system includes a heating chamber which is...
Belt clip movable to ready an electronic device such as an electronic flash
A belt clip is suitable for use with a camera that includes a pair of front and rear cover parts, a main body part between the front and rear cover parts, and a...
Continuous ink-jet printing method and apparatus for correcting ink drop
An apparatus for printing an image is provided. The apparatus includes a source of ink. A droplet forming mechanism is operable in a first state to form droplets...
Ink jet print head cleaning
A self-cleaning printer includes a print head having a surface that is susceptible to a contaminate build up. A cleaning liquid containing a concentration of...
Image revising camera and method
In a method and camera, a scene is captured as an original electronic image. The original electronic image is stored as an archival image in memory in the...
A microlens array has a plurality of microlens supportedly arranged on a first surface of a transparent medium. At least two optical features are formed on a...
Telecentric F-theta lens for laser microfilm printer
A laser microfilm printer (170) having a telecentric F-theta scan lens (166) with optical resolution for image pixel sizes 1-5 microns for writing on an...
Method and apparatus for manipulating digital image data
A method and apparatus for processing digital image data of an image. The digital data is divided up into a plurality of image segments and distributed to at...
Photofinishing method and system
A method and system for photofinishing, includes generating a unique roll ID number for a roll of photographic film to be finished; recording customer order...
Calibration station for a printhead adapted to compensate for the
wavelength sensitivity of an image recording...
A calibration station (34) for a printhead (20) adapted to provide a beam of electromagnetic radiation from a variable electromagnetic energy source onto a...
Lead screw and write engine using same
A lead screw assembly (251) for preventing axial movement of a lead screw (250) within a write engine system (200) includes a threaded shaft (252) having a ball...
6-Acylamino-5-substituted-benzoxazol-2-one compounds and method for using
Disclosed is a 6-acylamino-5-substituted-benzoxazol-2-one compound having the structural formula I: ##STR1## wherein Y is halogen or a substituent group...
Polymers, and novel compositions and films therefrom
A novel propylene copolymer is disclosed. Also disclosed is a novel composition comprising about 85 to about 99 weight percent of a polymeric ethylenic...
Photographic element with improved sensitivity and improved keeping
This invention comprises a photographic element comprising at least one light-sensitive silver halide emulsion layer containing a fragmentable electron donating...
Speed addendum for photographic emulsions
The invention relates to an emulsion comprising chemically and spectrally sensitized silver halide grains having formate on the surface of said grams.
High bromide tabular grain emulsions precipitated in a novel dispersing
A radiation-sensitive emulsion comprised of an aqueous dispersing medium and a coprecipitated grain population including tabular grains containing greater than...
Imaging materials containing peptoid substituted azole couplers
Disclosed is a photographic element comprising a silver halide emulsion and a peptoid-containing azole dye-forming coupler.
Photothermographic materials containing solubilized antifoggants
Aqueous-based photothermographic materials have improved stability to increase in D.sub.min during aging by including certain water-soluble or water-dispersible...
Thermally developable infrared sensitive imaging materials containing
heat-bleachable antihalation composition
Photothermographic materials comprise heat-bleachable antihalation compositions in antihalation layers. These compositions comprise a hexaarybiimidazole and one...
Polyethyleneimine primer for imaging materials
The invention relates to an imaging member comprising a polymer sheet, a primer layer comprising polyethyleneimine and gelatin contacting said polymer sheet, and...
Foam core imaging member with glossy surface
The invention relates to an imaging member comprising an imaging layer and a base wherein said base comprises a closed cell foam core sheet and adhered thereto...
Balanced architecture for adhesive image media
The invention relates to an image element comprising at least one image layer, a base, a gelatin layer below said base and a pressure sensitive adhesive below...
Ink jet recording element
An ink jet recording element comprising a support having thereon a porous image-receiving layer comprising at least about 90% by weight of particles and less...
Method and apparatus for applying a solution to photosensitive material
An apparatus and method for applying a solution having a predetermined viscosity to a photosensitive material, such as a photographic print, involves the...
Time-temperature indicator devices
A time-temperature indicator device comprises a polymeric layer having a first and second surface and a dye composition adhered to said first surface comprising...
Method of processing photographic material
The present invention provides a method and a system for processing light sensitive photographic material, comprising the steps of exposing an image onto the...
Apparatus for manufacturing photographic emulsions
An apparatus and method for mixing at least two reactants is taught wherein a first reactant is delivered to a reaction zone through a first annular flow path...
Multi-staged vented extrusion screw with dual channel depth pumping section
A vented, multi-staged rotary screw extruder is taught for extruding thermoplastic materials. The screw has a final pumping-section of the screw that includes...
Motion picture film projector
An improved motion picture film projector (100) comprises a Geneva Mechanism (120), which intermittently drives a film (114). A light source (116) projects light...
Ink jet printing method
An ink jet printing method, including the steps of: A) providing an ink jet printer that is responsive to digital data signals; B) loading the printer with an ink...