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Percussively fired flash lamp array
A compact flash lamp array includes a housing defining a plurality of cavities. Each cavity has a light emitting opening and a primer vent opposite the light...
Flash lamp array with porous vent
A compact flash lamp array includes a housing defining a plurality of cavities, with each cavity having a light emitting opening and a combustible mass deposited...
Zirconia ceramic lithographic printing plate
Lithographic printing is carried out by a novel process utilizing a zirconia ceramic as a printing plate. In this process, the surface of the zirconia ceramic...
Flash camera with labels
Single-use flash cameras with reflector or siren
The invention relates to a single-use camera comprising an apparatus for reflecting light and/or a siren.
Panoramic support for camera permits horizontal-format and
vertical-format image recordings
A panoramic support for a camera having a rotatable indexing head used to rotate the camera the same angle between successive image recordings in order to obtain...
Lever cocking apparatus
A cocking apparatus for moving a lever between a cocked position and a rest position. In a camera, the lever may be used to momentarily move a shutter member...
Optical data recording circuit for a photographic camera
Data bits representing different aspect ratio formats of film image frames are optically recorded on photographic film by means of light emitting devices...
Method and apparatus for correcting light non-uniformity in an LCD
A method and apparatus for printing an image onto a photosensitive media. The apparatus includes an optical system having a light source for producing an...
Pressurizable liquid ink cartridge for coincident forces printers
A removable ink cartridge and cartridge connection system suitable for use with printing systems requiring pressurized ink. The ink cartridge consists of a rigid...
Method for creating realistic-looking composite images
A computer program product comprises a computer-readable storage medium including a program for extracting boundary characteristics of a foreground object from a...
Storage phosphor cassette with enhanced features
A storage phosphor cassette comprising a shell including upper and lower rectangular panels, first and second side members, and a front end member, the side...
Water-dispersible or water-soluble D-tocotrienol compounds and methods
for making therefor
The invention relates to a water-dispersible or water-soluble compound having the structure I ##STR1## wherein, R.sup.1,R.sup.2, and R.sup.3 are,...
Waterborne polymers having pendant allyl groups
This invention provides polymers useful in coating compositions. The polymers are prepared via a free radical polymerization using ethylenically unsaturated...
Antistatic layer with smectite clay and an interpolymer containing
The present invention is an imaging element which includes a support, an image forming layer superposed on the support, and an electrically conducting layer. The...
Method for replenishing an ascorbic acid developer
The present invention concerns a method of replenishing an ascorbic acid developer used for developing silver halide photographic products. The method of the...
Photographic processing solutions
A photographic aqueous processing solution containing at least one solid compound that has a maximum solubility therein corresponding to a desired operating...
Electrostatographic member and system for electrostatographic
reproduction and method for preparing same
An electrostatographic member for use in electrostatographic processes is prepared by directly applying an elastomeric layer to a metal support (or core) that...
Film roll carrier and camera
A non-lighttight carrier for an unexposed film roll has a body having three closed sides and an open side. The body has at least one open end. The body has a...
Multiple function shutter button assembly
A camera structure includes a multiple function shutter button assembly that is capable of performing multiple functions in combination with other camera...
One-time-use camera with break-away retainer for removable plug
A one-time-use camera comprising a plug which must be separated from a chamber to permit removal of an article from the chamber, and a breakable retainer for the...
Remote approval of lenticular images
A method for remote approval of lenticular images and an apparatus which can execute the method. In the method, a centralized hub station receives a series of...
Dual format pre-objective scanner
A dual format pre-objective scanner (10), for use in a laser printer, having an incident beam (22) from input optics (12) incident on a polygon tower (14)...
Method of combining two digitally generated images wherein one is
customized in view of the other
A method of combining at least one captured generated digital image and/or text with at least one prestored digital image. The method includes selecting a...
Image sensor having multiple storage wells per pixel
An image sensing device having an array of photodetectors capable of generating electron/hole pairs from incident photons, with multiple charge coupled devices...
Material and method for inhibiting bacterial growth in an aqueous medium
A biocidal material comprises an organic biocide immobilized on a polymeric support characterized in that the support is water-insoluble and the biocide is...
Cyan dye mixtures for thermal color proofing
A cyan dye-donor element for thermal dye transfer comprising a support having thereon a dye layer comprising a mixture of cyan dyes dispersed in a polymeric...
Magenta dye mixture for thermal color proofing
A magenta dye-donor element for thermal dye transfer comprises a support having thereon a dye layer comprising a mixture of magenta dyes dispersed in a polymeric...
Assemblage and Process for thermal dye transfer
This invention relates to a thermal dye transfer assemblage comprising: I) a dye-donor element comprising a support having thereon a set of sequential repeating dye...
Preparation and use of A dimethylamine silver chloro-iodide complex as a
single source precursor for iodide...
A dimethylamine silver chloro-iodide complex is used as a single source precursor for iodide incorporation in silver chloride crystals.
Photographic element having surface protective layer
The present invention is a photographic element which includes a support, at least one silver halide emulsion layer, and a light-insensitive protective overcoat....
Color reversible photographic product
The present invention concerns a color reversible photographic product In particular, the present invention concerns a new photographic product which has a...
Imaging element comprising and electrically-conductive layer containing
metal antimonate and non-conductive...
The present invention is a multilayer imaging element which includes a support, at least one image-forming layer, and a transparent electrically-conductive...
Auxiliary layer for imaging elements containing solvent-soluble
The present invention is an imaging element including a support, at least one image-forming layer and an auxiliary layer. The auxilary layer is formed by...
Composite photographic material with laminated biaxially oriented
The invention relates to a photographic element comprising a paper base, at least one photosensitive silver halide layer, and a layer of microvoided biaxially...
Method of packaging image sensors
A method of packaging image sensors using an optical grade adhesive and cover plate over the image sensor.
Remote health care information input apparatus
A health care information input apparatus comprising: a substantially rectangular housing having a front wall; a computer having memory mounted in said housing; a touch...
Coated platen roller for improving registration in a platen-drive
resistive thermal printer
A resistive thermal printer has a platen drive mechanism which includes (1) a thermal printhead having an array of selectively-activatable thermal elements and...
Magnetic transport system
A magnetic transport system (8) has at least one magnetic transport roller (20) mounted to a frame (10) for conveying a ferromagnetic web (12). The transport...
Using electro-osmosis for re-inking a moveable belt
Apparatus for color printing on a moveable receiver includes a re-inkable belt including an ink transfer layer where an ink can be transferred; a structure for...
Externally driveable cassette for photosensitive web material, with
knife for cutting material and closing exit...
A cassette (10) for photosensitive web material includes a hollow housing (12) having a peripheral wall (16); an exit slit (42) extending through the peripheral...
Copy restrictive system using microdots to restrict copying of
A system for restricting the copying of a color-reversal document having one or more microdots embedded in the color-reversal document. The system of detecting...
Process tank having an adjustable processing path length and method of
adjusting the same
A processing assembly includes a processing tank having a processing path through which a photosensitive material to be processed travels. The tank includes a...
Adapter for use with a photographic processing apparatus
Minilab paper processors are known for giving an exposure to photographic paper, processing the exposed paper and then drying the paper to produce photographic...
One-time-use camera with motion-restraint for rotatable frame counter
A camera comprising a film frame counter rotatable at a central hub to successive numbered settings, and a metering cam rotatable in response to film advancement...
One-time use camera with multi-lamp flash
A one-time-use flash camera comprising a camera housing that contains a cartridge chamber holding a film cartridge and a film roll chamber holding an unexposed...
Heater power compensation for thermal lag in thermal printing systems
A method of and apparatus for compensating printing heads which operate in thermal drop on demand printing modes for the effects of thermal lag includes a...
Process for preparation of a
The invention provides a process for preparing a 4-amino-5-mercapto-3-substituted-[1,2,4]triazole comprising reacting a thiocarbohydrazide with a carboxylic acid...
Hybrid metal-ceramic coating apparatus and method
A coating hopper (10) for coating a radiation-sensitive emulsion on a photographic support (24) is fabricated from hopper bars (12) comprising an inlet slot (16)...