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Width measurement of an image-bearing sheet
A processed sheet of photographic film is guided into a channel of scanning equipment in which it is subjected to light from an elongate fluorescent tube. Light...
Reflective liquid crystal modulator based printing system
An apparatus and method of printing two-dimensional swaths of area onto a photosensitive media uses at least one reflective liquid crystal spatial light...
Light modulating layer with different transmissive states with conductive
pixel areas formed from a...
A display for presenting image forming light to a viewer, includes a transparent substrate; a transparent, electrically conductive layer formed over the...
Basic clay catalyst for the production of pentylglycol monoesters
The invention is a base-modified clay that selectively catalyzes the formation of a glycol monoester from an aldehyde. The base-modified clay comprises a clay...
Overcoat material as protecting layer for image recording materials
The present invention is a coating composition comprising at least one first water insoluble polymer having a Tg equal to or less than 30.degree. C. and at least...
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 for inhibiting the growth of microorganisms in an aqueous medium
A method for inhibiting the growth of microorganisms in an aqueous medium comprises contacting the aqueous medium with a permeable body comprising material which...
Method of suppressing fog in silver halide emulsions
This invention relates to a method of reducing fog in a silver halide emulsion comprising taking a high fogging emulsion which has been chemically sensitized and...
Liquid crystalline filter dyes for imaging elements
This invention comprises dispersion comprising a solvent having dispersed therein a liquid-crystal forming dye of structural Formula I: wherein: D is a...
Forming-ink jet nozzle plate layer on a base
A method for forming an ink jet nozzle plate includes providing a buried layer over a bottom substrate layer; providing and patterning a top substrate layer over...
Fabricating ink jet nozzle plate
A method for forming an ink jet nozzle plate with ink jet nozzles, including providing a first mold formed with spaced-apart recesses; providing inlay material...
Photographic processing apparatus having improved light-lock feature
An apparatus for processing a photosensitive media. The apparatus having a processing path for passing of a photosensitive media through the apparatus, and a...
Camera with winding spindle expandable to rotationally drive film spool
A camera includes a cartridge receiving chamber for receiving a film cartridge having a rotatable film spool with an accessible end cavity, and a winding spindle...
Continuous ink jet print head having power-adjustable segmented heaters
Apparatus for controlling ink in a continuous ink jet printer in which a continuous stream of ink is emitted from a nozzle includes a nozzle bore to establish a...
Photochemical frangible closure
A frangible closure has a closure sheet having a central weakness formed substantially though a medial portion. The central weakness has a thickness and a...
Container for photoprocessing materials
A container for photochemical materials has a frangible closure. The frangible closure has a central weakness and a central portion having a thickness and a...
Puck delivery system
A method has been developed to connect an intermittent parts manufacturing process with a continuous motion assembly process. The method of connection utilizes...
Laminator assembly having an endless belt
A laminator assembly and method utilizes an endless belt (17a, 17b, 300) and roller arrangement to apply pressure to media (100) to be laminated and to convey...
Front label for camera
Compound image formation
A method of forming a combined image from a filmstrip carrying a plurality of user exposed first images and second image information defining a second image. A...
Method and apparatus for visually optimized rate control
A method selecting a quality parameter for use in compressing a digital image, the method comprises the steps of creating a plurality of quantizer parameter...
Method for recognizing multiple irradiation fields in digital radiography
A method of processing a digital radiographic image comprising the steps of: providing a digital radiographic image having a plurality of radiation fields and...
Hybrid optical disc construction
A hybrid optical recording disc having a substrate and a recording layer disposed over the substrate, the substrate having a read-only (ROM) area in which a...
Modulator for optical printing
A modulator for a high optical power printing includes a transparent crystal and a patterned buffer layer formed over one of the surfaces of the crystal. An...
Method and apparatus for controlling image data transfer in a photographic
A photographic film scanner has a line integration light sensor and a programmed controller which employs a plurality of lookup tables (LUT) sequenced by a...
Solid state imager with inorganic lens array
An imager, including: a semiconductor substrate; a plurality of spaced image pixels formed in the substrate; and a dielectric layer formed over the image pixels,...
Printing system and method for improving print quality of laser thermal
A laser thermal printing system and method utilizes a blur filter (3) made of one or more pieces of double refractive crystal material to smooth printing or...
Method for producing lenticular images
A method for producing lenticular images is suggested, which improves the image quality of the lenticular images. The images are written with a writing spot...
EMI-shielded connector in an electronic device
A shielded communications interface located within an electronic device is disclosed. The shielded communications interface is adapted to be connected to a plug...
Process for the preparation of dialkyl esters of naphthalenedicarboxylic
Disclosed is a process for the production and purification of dialkyl naphthalenedicarboxylate compounds wherein a crude naphthalenediacarboxylic acid is...
Optically active cis-1,3-cyclohexanedicarboxylic acid monoesters with high
enantiomeric purity and process for...
Optically active cis-1,3-cyclohexanedicarboxylic acid monoesters of >90% enantiomeric excess (ee) and methods of preparing the monoesters are described. One...
Method of creating an image-bearing signal record by scanning a color
negative film element
A method of creating image-bearing electronic signals from an imagewise exposed and processed color negative photographic element is disclosed. The color element...
Electrophotographic toner surface treated with silica mixtures
An electrostatographic toner comprising toner particles that have been surface treated with a solvent and silica particles having a BET surface area of 40 to 400...
Method for treating an aqueous solution containing ionic species to be
A method for selectively extracted species from an aqueous solution which comprises contacting the aqueous solution with a membrane capable of selectively...
Process for preparing an ink jet ink
A process for making an ink jet ink comprising: a) providing an organic pigment dispersion containing a pigment and a carrier; b) mixing the pigment dispersion with...
Printing apparatus with humidity controlled receiver tray
Apparatus for forming an image on a receiver in response to a digital image includes print heads for transferring colorant to the receiver. The receivers are...
Dual function air skive assembly for reproduction apparatus fuser rollers
A fuser apparatus having a pair of rollers in nip relation to transport a receiver member therebetween to permanently fix a marking particle image to such...
Deformation securing lens and mount assemblage
A lens and mount assemblage includes a lens and a mount for the lens which are secured to one another. The mount has elastic retaining members constructed to be...
Digital colored corrected prints produced from colored film
A method of making digital colored prints by a particular printer operated by enabling software, the original images being provided on a colored film original...
Rank filter using a linked-list to link elements in a memory array in
A rank filter suitable for use in real-time signal processing and image processing applications, for example, for improving an image. The rank filter can be...
The invention relates to a film deck (100) for feeding and returning developed photographic films of various types from an insertion station (3, 12) to a...
Method and apparatus for determining the starting position and the power of
a scanning light beam to be used in...
A method and apparatus for determining a line start writing position of a scanning light beam in a scanning light beam writing system. A first detector and a...
Removable lead screw assembly for an image processing apparatus
An image processing apparatus (10) comprises an imaging drum (300) for holding print media (32) and donor material (36) in registration on the imaging drum...
Diffusion resistant lenticular element
A process of forming a diffusion resistant lenticular element: a) contacting at least one dye-donor element having a support having thereon a dye layer having an...
Organic electroluminescent device with a non-conductive fluorocarbon
A thin non-conductive fluorocarbon polymer layer is advantageously used in electroluminescent devices. The polymer is produced by plasma polymerization of a...
Conductive fluorocarbon polymer and method of making same
A fluorocarbon based conductive polymer and method of making such polymer are disclosed. The conductive polymer is advantageously used in electroluminescent...
Preparation of 3-amino-3-cyclopropylpropanoate esters
Disclosed a process for preparing substantially enantiomerically pure 3-amino-3-cyclopropylpropanoate esters, i.e., esters of 3-amino-3-cyclopropylpropanoic acid...
Photographic element, compound, and process
Disclosed is a photographic element comprising a light-sensitive silver halide emulsion layer having associated therewith a cyan "NB coupler" having the formula...
Tough durable imaging cellulose base material
The invention relates to an imaging element comprising a base comprising a cellulose fiber containing paper, wherein said paper has a tear resistance of between...
Photographic film with base containing polymeric antistatic material
The invention relates to a photographic film imaging material comprising at least one silver halide layer and a base material comprising at least one extruded...