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Silver halide emulsions with reduced wet abrasion sensitivity
This invention relates to a silver halide photographic element comprising a silver halide emulsion which is greater than 50 mole % silver chloride and (a) which has...
Photographic element comprising an ion exchanged reducing agent
A photographic element comprises at least one light-sensitive layer on a support wherein the photographic element also comprises a particulate ion exchange...
Photographic elements containing blend of cyan dye-forming couplers
The invention provides a photographic element comprising at least one light-sensitive silver halide emulsion layer having associated therewith: (A) a phenolic cyan...
Black-and-white sepia toning kit and method for its use
A two-part sepia toning kit can be used to provide desired stable, warm sepia toned images in black-and-white photographic positive or negative materials such as...
Film supply system for use with a photosensitive film imager
A film supply system for use within a photosensitive film imager. The film supply system includes a cartridge receiving apparatus and a film pick-up mechanism....
Textured photographic prints resistant to handling hazards
Apparatus for selectively providing textured handling hazard resistant clear marking particles coatings to photographic elements on an elongated web transported...
Method for fabricating glass preforms for molding optical surfaces in glass
A method for making preforms for use in a glass lens molding process and molding lenses is disclosed. A glass rod is formed preferably by dipping a bob into a...
Exposure count indicator for camera
A camera has a rear cover part, a label on the rear cover part, and a numerical scale of exposure count indicia to be successively viewed. The numerical scale of...
Red-eye reduction using multiple function light source
A camera auxiliary light system provides supplemental illumination for a passive ranging system in determining camera-to-object distance, provides a self-timer...
Camera having label including optical component
A camera has a body defining a passage. A label has an attachment portion adhered to the body and an optical component joined to the attachment portion. The...
Edge enhancement which reduces the visibility of false contours
A method of edge enhancing a digital image having pixels which reduces the visibility of false edge contours and includes acquiring a digital image; computing an...
Laser thermal media with improved abrasion resistance
A laser ablative recording element with a support having a certain Young's modulus and having thereon an image layer comprising an image dye or pigment dispersed...
Active pixel sensor with high fill factor blooming protection
A semiconductor based image sensor having a plurality of pixels formed on a surface of the image sensor, such that each of the pixels has a photodetector...
Hydrolyzed water-resistant protective overcoat for an imaging element
The present invention relates to imaging elements, including photographic elements and recording media, having a protective overcoat that resists fingerprints,...
Imaged element with improved wet abrasion resistance
The present invention relates to photographic elements, including photographic prints, having a protective overcoat that resists fingerprints, common stains, and...
Duplitized photographic depth imaging
This invention relates to a photographic element comprising a transparent sheet having a developed photographic image on each side, adhesively connected to a...
Master media for anhysteretic recording
A coating composition is provided for master media for anhysteretic transfer of magnetically recorded information to a copy medium which comprises from about 59...
Making ink jet nozzle plates using bore liners
A method for forming an ink jet nozzle plate includes providing a structure having a top substrate layer, a bottom substrate layer, and a buried layer disposed...
An electrolytic cell for the recovery of silver from a photographic fixer solution is of generally cylindrical configuration. The cell has a screw-on lid that...
Ink jet ink
An ink jet ink composition comprising from about 30 to about 90% by weight of an alcohol carrier, from about 0.5 to about 30% by weight of a pigment, from about...
Photographic roll film
A photographic film roll. The roll includes a length of photosensitive web material wound about a spool and a light-shielding member wound about the length of...
Adjustable emission chamber flow cell
The invention relates to a method of particle treatment providing a stream of particles in liquid applying said stream to an ultrasonic probe wherein said stream...
Apparatus to uniformly distribute bulk conveyed parts for inspection by a
An apparatus for uniformly distributing parts on a conveyor surface which includes a storage bin for holding randomly oriented parts in bulk, a conveyor adjacent...
Dynamic packet sizing in an RF communications system
A wireless communication system operating in the presence of the periodic noise such as from a microwave oven, the communication system, wherein the wireless...
Ultraviolet curable riveting of precision aligned components
In a low cost film scanner, a CCD image sensor is precision aligned to a film plane scanning aperture and is mounted to the an intervening imaging housing...
Process for the C-alkylation of aromatic hydroxyl compounds
Disclosed is a process for the preparation of dialkyl aromatic hydroxyl compounds such as dialkylphenols, dialkylbenzenediols, dialkylnaphthols and...
Process for preparing poly (2,2,4,4-tetramethyl-1,3-cyclobutylene
This invention relates to a polycarbonate represented by the formula (I): ##STR1## wherein R.sub.1 is H, alkyl, aryl, ##STR2## R.sub.2 is alkyl, aryl, or alkoxy,...
Sulfopolymers as emulsion stabilizers with improved coagulum level
The invention provides a process for preparing a water dispersed polymer blend, comprising the steps of: (I) mixing (a) water; (b) at least one ethylenically...
Color photographic element containing improved polymeric
disulfonamidophenol for scavenging oxidized developer
This invention relates to a photographic element comprising a support, a radiation sensitive silver halide emulsion layer and a water dispersible polymeric...
Silver halide elements that produce sharp images without fixing and
processes for their use
A silver halide imaging element is disclosed that is capable of providing a sharp image with silver halide grains still present following imagewise exposure and...
Photographic element with invisible indecia on oriented polymer back sheet
The invention relates to a photographic element comprising a paper base, at least one photosensitive silver halide layer, and a layer of biaxially oriented...
Polyester phenylenedi (oxyacetic acid) copolyester blends having improved
gas barrier properties
This invention relates to polyester compositions that possess improved gas barrier properties. The novel copolyester blends comprise repeat units of ...
Forming channel members for ink jet printheads
A method of making an ink jet printer channel member for use in ink delivery includes molding piezoelectric ceramic powders into a slab in the green state having...
Additive for ink jet ink
An ink jet ink composition comprising from about 30 to about 90% by weight of water, from about 0.5 to about 30% by weight of a pigment, from about 0.125 to...
Ink jet printing apparatus with print head for improved image durability
An ink jet printing apparatus for producing an image on a gelatin coated ink receiver includes, at least one ink reservoir for providing ink for printing the...
Continuous ink jet printer with asymmetric heating drop deflection
A method for controlling a terminal flow of ink droplets from the nozzle of an ink jet printer at the end of a printing operation is provided. The printer has a...
Method of optimizing the filling of an editing medium with digital images
of variable sizes, and with...
The method comprises the steps of sorting the images according to a principal criterion (width or height) and a secondary criterion (height or width) and after...
Computer program product for redeye detection
A computer program product for detecting eye color defects of a subject in an image due to flash illumination comprises: a computer readable storage medium...
Mechanical grating device
A mechanical grating device for diffracting an incident light beam has a base which defines a surface. A spacer layer is provided above the base, said spacer...
Printing lenticular images
A method for printing images on a recording material by way of at least two multimode laser beams created by emitting apertures of at least two multimode lasers...
Vinyl hyperbranched polymer with photographically useful end groups
Photographically useful materials are disclosed comprising a hyperbranched polymer segment and multiple pendant photographically useful groups. Such materials...
Blends of polyetherimides with polyesters of 2,6-naphthalenedicarboxylic
This invention relates to a visually clear blend of thermoplastic polymers comprising a polyetherimide and a polyester of (a) an acid component comprising...
Photographic film element containing an emulsion with green-red
A photographic element comprises: a support and, coated on the support, a plurality of hydrophilic colloid layers, including radiation-sensitive silver halide...
Photographic element, compound, and process
Disclosed is a photographic element comprising a light-sensitive silver halide emulsion layer having associated therewith a "NB coupler" having the formula (I): ...
Pagewidth image forming system and method
Pagewidth image forming system and method. The system features a plurality of mechanically isolated transducers capable of pressurizing an ink body associated...
Continuous ink jet print head with fixed position ink gutter compatible
with hydrodynamic and wipe cleaning
An ink jet printer maintenance or cleaning system (10) for continuous ink jet printing systems having an ink collecting gutter (12) on the print head (12, 46)....
Combined storage display and ordering merchandising unit
A combined photofinishing storage, display, and ordering merchandising unit. The unit includes an order workstation having a front wall, and a writing surface...
Method of storing and dispensing thin, flimsy objects
A method for storing and dispensing thin, flimsy objects such as end disks that form the ends of light-tight packages for photosensitive materials. The thin,...
Camera flash circuit with optical data recording circuit
In a camera having a single battery cell power source, a flash apparatus is provided in combination with an optical data recording circuit in which energy to...
Method for automatically locating image pattern in digital images
A method for automatically locating instances of a target pattern in digital images, comprising the steps of: providing a digital image; detecting a first simple...