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Color photographic element with improved developability
This invention relates to a silver halide photographic element comprising a support and at least one gelatin containing imaging or non-imaging layer wherein...
Ascorbic acid developing compositions stabilized with sulfo compound and
methods of use
A black-and-white photographic developing composition has improved stability and is more compatible with the environment when discarded. The composition includes...
Photographic element with dye-forming coupler and stabilizing compound
The invention relates to a photographic element comprising a light sensitive silver halide emulsion layer having associated therewith one or more dye-forming...
Black and white graphic arts film
A black and white graphic arts film comprising a support having thereon at least one emulsion layer, said emulsion layer comprising: a trinuclear merocyanine...
Polyester-polyamide blends with reduced gas permeability and low haze
The invention relates to polyester/polyamide blend compositions for forming an article having low haze and reduced gas permeability compared to the polyester...
Process for the recovery and purification of cyclobutanone
A process for the recovery and purification of cyclobutanone from a crude product mixture obtained from an oxidation product mixture resulting from the oxidation...
Processing photographic material
Photosensitive material is processed by passing the material through a chamber holding processing solution, the temperature of the solution being raised as the...
Camera with electrostatic light valve that functions as diaphragm
The diaphragm for an objective lens in a camera includes a circular series of coilable resilient opaque electrodes that are biased to curl into respective coils...
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...
Ink jet printing method
An ink jet printing method having the steps of: I) providing an ink jet printer that is responsive to digital data signals; II) loading the printer with an ink...
Media transport mechanism for information transfer devices
An apparatus for transferring media (2) to and from an information transfer device (1) consisting of a media supply tray (36) for holding the media (2) and a...
Self threading air bar
An air-bearing apparatus for aiding in conveying a web is taught comprising a central web support housing including a cylindrical surface and two sides. There is...
Storage case for multiple removable memory cards
A storage case for small format memory cards is taught which utilizes those sections of known and existing computer furniture specifically designed to receive...
Ink cartridge with ink color discrimination structure
Calibration method and strip for film scanners in digital photofinishing
A method of calibrating a scanner in a digital photofinishing system, including the steps of: providing a calibration strip having a series of calibration...
Camera with sound recording capability
A camera includes a microphone for generating audio signals, a memory separate from the film for storing the audio signals, a generator for generating for each...
Flash apparatus with one-time-use camera
A one-time-use camera with a built-in flash, an external flash unit therefor and system in which the camera and external flash unit have mating mounting...
One-time-use camera with electronic flash having film identifying indicia
which cannot be removed without...
A one-time-use camera comprises a filmstrip and an electronic flash with a concave-shaped flash reflector having a front open end, a flash illumination-producing...
Apparatus for recording and simultaneously reading information recorded on
a moveable optical recording medium...
Apparatus for simultaneously recording and reading information on a medium moveable in forward and reverse directions includes a first record laser and means for...
System and method for imprinting and reading a sound message on a greeting
Both a system and method for optically imprinting and reading sound data onto a piece of printed sheet material such as a greeting card is provided. The system...
Photographic system using chroma-key processing
A photographic system 1 comprising a digital still camera 3 for producing an output signal, means 11 for processing the output signal with a pre-recorded picture...
A focusing device includes a movable focusing lens adapted to be moved to different positions, a conversion element for converting light incident on and...
Electronic camera with quick review of last captured image
A camera incorporates a working memory (124) for storing a working image corresponding to the last captured image. The working image is displayed on a display...
Thin film magnetodielectric for absorption of a broad band of
A thin film magnetodielectric (TFM) structure is disclosed which has effective absorption with minimal reflection of electromagnetic radiation over a broad band...
Vapor phase carbonylation process using iridium-gold co-catalysts
Disclosed herein is a vapor phase carbonylation process useful for producing carboxylic acids, esters and mixtures thereof from lower aliphatic alcohols, ethers,...
Branched aliphatic polyesters
A gum base comprising at least one crosslinked branched aliphatic biodegradable polyester comprising repeat units formed from at least one polyol having three to...
Polysulfone nanocomposite optical plastic article and method of making same
An optical nanocomposite material has a nanoparticulate filler dispersed in a host plastic material. According to the method of making the nanocomposite...
Imaging member with multifunctional coupler and oxidant
The invention relates to an imaging member comprising at least one light insensitive layer comprising an oxidant and a multifunctional dye-forming coupler. It...
Silver halide element with improved high temperature storage and reduced
A silver halide photographic element comprising at least one silver halide emulsion layer containing a dye-forming coupler which reacts with an oxidized color...
Photographic element containing an electrically-conductive layer
A photographic imaging element is disclosed which comprises a support having on one side thereof at least one silver halide emulsion layer and having, in order,...
Method of producing a photographic image
A method of producing a photographic image in an imagewise exposed photographic material comprising one or more silver halide emulsion layers comprises ...
Concentrated photographic fixer additive and fixing compositions and method
of photographic processing
Concentrated aqueous photographic fixing compositions include a photographic fixing agent and a compound represented by Structure I ##STR1## wherein R is carboxy...
X-radiation photothermographic materials and methods of using same
X-radiation sensitive photothermographic imaging materials contain X-radiation sensitive phosphors in association with photosensitive silver halide. These...
Color photographic element having improved contrast and compatibility with
both dry and conventional processing
A method of processing an imagewise exposed color photographic film, said film having at least three light-sensitive units which have their individual...
Imaging element containing a blocked photographically useful compound
This invention relates to an imaging element comprising an imaging layer having associated therewith a compound of Structure I: ##STR1## In the above Structure...
Photographic base with oriented polyefin and opacifying layer
A photographic element comprising a laminated base wherein said base comprises a voided polymer sheet having laminated thereto a biaxially oriented polyolefin...
Electrophotographic toner receiving material
A receiver material, especially a receiver sheet, for electrophotographic thermoplastic toner particles provides toner images of photographic quality and high...
Ink jet printing method
An ink jet printing method, comprising the steps of: A) providing an ink jet printer that is responsive to digital data signals; B) loading the printer with an ink...
Ink jet recording element
An ink jet recording element comprising a substrate having thereon an image-receiving layer comprising inorganic particles encapsulated with an organic polymer...
Method for treating a photographic processing bath
The present invention relates to a composite material in which an active organic compound is dispersed, as well as to an effluent treatment process, especially a...
Process for laminating ink jet print with a water-dispersible, hydrophobic
A process for laminating an ink jet print having the steps of: a) providing an ink jet print having a support having thereon an ink jet image; b) contacting the...
Low cost fuser rollers
A fixing apparatus for electrostatographic reproduction or digital printing comprising: (a) a core (b) a gudgeon friction welded to said core, the gudgeon...
Sheet metal print engine chassis assembled without fasteners
A printer chassis (12) comprising several sheet metal structural members. The printer chassis (12) is fabricated by joining the sheet metal structural members...
CMOS/MEMS integrated ink jet print head with silicon based lateral flow
nozzle architecture and method of...
A continuous ink jet print head is formed using a combination of traditional CMOS technology to form the various controlling electrical circuits on a silicon...
Technique using FIFO memory for booting a programmable microprocessor from
a host computer
A computer system, which includes a host computer and at least one programmable slave processor, boots the slave processor simply and inexpensively by using a...
Camera film loading with delayed culling of defective cameras
In a production method and system, a set of camera frame assemblies are partially assembled and a film unit is loaded. Each camera frame assembly is disposed on...
Micro-aspheric collimator lens
Apparatus for coupling light from one optical fiber into another includes a pair of molded plano-convex lenses. Each lens has an aspheric surface and a flat...
Method for compensating image color when adjusting the contrast of a
digital color image
A method of adjustment of the color saturation characteristics of a digital color image is performed in order to compensate for an applied luminance tone scale...
Variable field angle and test pattern spatial frequency system for testing
A variable field angle and test patern spatial frequency optical assemblage for testing a lens having a plurality of field angles employs an improved modulation...