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Method for adding personalized text and/or graphics to composite digital
A method and system for combining a prestored digital image with personalized text and/or graphics including a media for use therewith. The media is constructed...
Method for calibrating a multi-channel imaging system
In a high speed video capture and display system including an N.sub.channels channel sensor for producing N.sub.channels parallel analog video signals,...
Multi-mode digital camera with computer interface using data packets
combining image and mode data
A digital camera, which captures images and transfers the captured images to a host computer, includes an image sensor exposed to image light for capturing the...
Organic electroluminescent image display panel with multiple barriers
An organic electroluminescent (EL) image display panel is disclosed which has a light transmissive electrically insulative support, a plurality of parallel...
Stabilized non-polymeric acetoacetate esters that promote adhesion to
metallic and oxidized substrates
The present invention provides improved adhesion promoters for latex paints. The adhesion promoters are enamines of acetoacetate esters, or substituted...
Clear polycarbonate and polyester blends
A blend of polycarbonates of dihydroxydiphenyl cycloalkanes and optionally 4,4'-isopropylidenediphenol with polyesters from terephthalic acid, isophthalic acid,...
Stable waterborne polymer compositions containing poly(alkylenimines)
This invention provides waterborne polymer compositions stabilized against gelling due to the addition of a poly(alkylenimine) by addition of nonionic...
Thermal dye transfer receiving element
A dye-receiving element for thermal dye transfer comprising a support having on one side thereof a dye image-receiving layercomprising a water-dispersible...
Water-soluble non-interactive carboxyl polymers for desalting and
concentrating silver halide photographic...
A method is disclosed for washing silver halide photographic emulsions, including desalting and/or concentrating, based on depletion phase separation mechanism,...
Photographic elements containing cyan dye-forming coupler, coupler
solvent and bisphenol derivative
The invention provides a photographic element comprising a light sensitive silver halide emulsion layer containing a cyan dye-forming coupler of formula (I), a...
Photographic element containing a yellow DIR coupler
A photographic element comprises a support bearing at least one silver halide emulsion and at least one acylacetanilide yellow dye-forming DIR coupler of...
Stain resistant protective overcoat for imaging elements
The present invention is an imaging element including a support, having at least one image forming layer, and having at least one stain resistant overcoat layer....
Controlling bending stiffness in photographic paper
The invention relates to a method of providing a photographic imaging element having a bending stiffness between 150 and 250 millinewtons and a caliper thickness...
Dual sided photographic album leaf and method of making
A unitary dual sided album leaf and method of making the same. The method includes the steps of: providing an image retaining media having an image forming side...
Batch inclusion package for amorphous polyolefins
A process for packaging normally tacky amorphous polyolefins, and other materials having similar melt viscosities, is provided. The process entails flowing a...
Camera with built-in deployable support
A camera has a housing with a bottom face and a front face. A support leg is pivotable away from the bottom face of the housing and a handle is pivotable away...
High capacity compressed document image storage for digital color
A high capacity compressed document image storage apparatus for color printing systems. The compressed document storage system is highly suited for use with high ...
Vacuum imaging drum with an optimized surface
The present invention is for an imaging processing apparatus (10) for thermal print medium. The image processor apparatus (10) comprises a vacuum imaging drum...
Method and apparatus for dynamically sizing and operating enable groups
of thermal elements in a printer
Both a method and apparatus are provided for sizing and operating enable groups of thermal elements in a thermal printer to allow the printer to be operated by...
Polyester containing benzylidene having reduced fluorescence
A polymer composition having naphthalenedicarboxylic residue includes a fluorescence quenching benzylidene compound capable of absorbing ultraviolet light...
Small particle size polyester/acrylic hybrid latexes
This invention provides the preparation of water-dispersible polyester/acrylic hybrids via a two-stage emulsion polymerization process. For example, methacrylic...
Method of fabricating a image sensor having ITO electrodes with
overlapping color filters for increased sensitivity
By incorporating an ITO electrode which is more transparent than polysilicon, and designing the pixel such that it has asymmetric gates with as much as possible...
Photographic element having a annealable transparent magnetic recording
This invention relates to a silver halide photographic element comprising a support having a frontside and a backside; a light-sensitive silver halide emulsion layer...
Electrically conductive layer comprising microgel particles
The present invention is an imaging element which includes a support, an image forming layer superposed on the support; and an antistatic layer superposed on the...
Color photographic film with a plurality of grain populations in its red
recording layer unit
A color photographic element is disclosed comprised of a transparent film support and, coated on the support, a red recording layer unit containing the latent...
Imaging element with thin biaxially oriented color layer
The invention relates to a photographic element comprising a paper base, at least one photosensitive silver halide layer, a layer of polymer sheet between said...
Photographic fixing composition and method of rapid photographic
Color photographic silver halide elements, such as color films, can be rapidly fixed using a fixing composition containing a mixture of thiosulfate and...
Copy restrictive color-negative photographic print media
A color-negative photographic print medium for restricting the copying of an image in the medium utilizing a pattern of removable color-subtractive microdots...
Metal complex for ink jet ink
An ink jet ink composition comprising water, a humectant, and a polyvalent transition metal complex of 8-heterocyclylazo-5-hydroxyquinoline.
Printer and receiver supply tray adapted to sense amount of receiver
therein and method thereof
A printer and receiver supply tray adapted to sense amount of receiver therein, and method thereof. The printer comprises a print head for printing an image on...
Method for rupturing microalgae cells
A method for rupturing microalgae in an aqueous suspension is disclosed. In one embodiment the aqueous suspension is passed through a constriction into a liquid...
Camera with frame counter readable at separate locations
A camera comprising a rear opening, and a flexible web frame counter supported for movement to be within direct view through the opening to see exposure related...
Compact camera with frame counter made flexible to conserve space
A compact camera comprising a frame counter disk supported for rotation to indicate the number of exposures remaining to be made on a filmstrip, is characterized...
One-time-use camera with anti-backup mechanism to prevent reverse
unwinding rotation of film winder
A camera comprising a film winding thumbwheel supported for rotation in a film winding direction and an opposite film unwinding direction, an anti-backup wheel...
Rotating hook film loader and method
Method and apparatus for loading a filmstrip. The method includes the steps of: propelling the filmstrip into a cylindrical film space; curling the filmstrip...
Computer program product for modifying the black channel of an output
device profile without altering its...
This is a method for adjusting output device profiles for four-color devices such as offset presses. The user of this invention starts by selecting a base...
The zoom lens according to the present invention comprises three lens units. More specifically, there is a front lens unit of positive refractive power, a middle...
Image sensor assembly and packaging method
An image sensor assembly is mounted in an optical system having a plurality of reference locators. The image sensor assembly includes an image sensing device...
Process for the generation of .alpha., .beta.-unsaturated carboxylic
acids and esters using niobium catalyst
A process using a niobium catalyst includes the step of reacting an ester or carboxylic acid with oxygen and an alcohol in the presence a niobium catalyst to...
Synthesis of pyrazolotriazole photographic dye forming color couplers
Photographic pyrazolotriazole dye forming coupler compound or coupler intermediate compounds can be readily prepared by inducing an elimination-addition reaction...
Stable amino-containing polymer latex blends
This invention provides the composition, preparation, and end-use of waterborne crosslinking technology based compositions prepared from water-based latexes. The...
Thermoplastic elastomeric compositions and films formed therefrom having
improved moisture vapor transmission rates
The invention relates to novel compositions comprising thermoplastic elastomers and microporous inorganic fillers, and novel continuous, non-porous films formed...
Photographic element containing pyrazoloazole magenta coupler and a
specific anti-fading agent
The disclosure describes a photographic element comprising a light sensitive silver halide emulsion layer having associated therewith a magenta dye forming...
Photographic element with silver halide emulsion layer of low
developability and having an associated high...
The photographic element of the invention provides a support bearing at least one photographic silver halide emulsion exhibiting low developability and having...
Process for making a direct dispersion of a photographically useful
A process for making a direct dispersion of a photographically useful material is discloses comprising: mixing (i) an aqueous phase comprising a gelatin solution...
Imaging element with a substrate containing low molecular weight
hindered amine stabilizer
The invention relates to an imaging element comprising a paper substrate and a layer adjacent said paper comprising polyolefin polymer and a hindered amine...
Backside protective overcoat compositions for silver halide photographic
The present invention is a photographic element which includes a support having a frontside and a backside, at least one silver halide emulsion layer superposed...
Photographic elements containing composite reflective grains
A photographic element is disclosed that relies upon high bromide silver halide grains that are sulfur and/or gold sensitized for latent image formation. Coated...
Color photographic film exhibiting increased red speed and sharpness
A color photographic element is disclosed comprised of a transparent film support and, coated on the support, a red recording layer unit containing the...
Color photographic film with a plurality of grain population in its blue
recording layer unit
A color photographic element is disclosed containing in its blue recording layer unit a blue light reflective layer positioned to receive light from a layer in...