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Digital camera with dual optical systems
A digital camera has a first optical system having a wide zoom lens and a second optical system for a telephotography zoom lens. In an initial state where power...
Production of acetic acid and mixtures of acetic acid and acetic anhydride
Disclosed is a process for the production of acetic acid or mixtures of acetic acid and acetic anhydride in a carbonylation process wherein a mixture comprising...
Polyester compositions which comprise cyclobutanediol,
cyclohexanedimethanol, and ethylene glycol and...
Described as one aspect of the invention are polyester compositions comprising at least one polyester which comprises: (a) a dicarboxylic acid component...
Process for humidifying synthesis gas
Disclosed is a process for humidifying syngas to achieve a water to carbon monoxide molar ratio in the product syngas within a desired range and in which the...
Ink jet ink cartridge with vented wick
An ink cartridge disclosed herein includes a reservoir configured to retain ink, a body retaining the reservoir, a port in the body, and a wick located in the...
Continuous ink-jet printing with jet straightness correction
A printhead includes a droplet-forming heater operable in a first state to form droplets from a fluid stream having a first volume traveling along a path...
Fluid flow device for a printing system
A printing system and method of printing are provided. The system includes a liquid drop ejector operable to eject liquid drops having a plurality of volumes...
Printing system particle removal device and method
A printing system includes a source of liquid including a liquid outlet. The source of liquid includes a liquid with particles. A liquid vibrating mechanism is...
System and method for notification of digital images to be shared via a
A method and system for organizing and sharing digital images over a communication network wherein an image server at a service provider stores digital images...
When focus adjustment operation is performed, a first measured distance acquired by utilization of TTL-AF and a second measured value acquired by utilization of...
System and method for profiling digital-image input devices
In a system and a method for profiling a digital-image input device, profiling of the digital-image input device is performed based at least on an image of a...
Polymeric colorant-based ink compositions
An ink composition suitable for ink jet printing comprises a polymeric colorant in a carrier, the colorant containing at least one hydrophilic portion and at...
Negative-working imageable elements and methods of use
A radiation-sensitive composition includes a radically polymerizable component, initiator composition, a radiation absorbing compound, and a polymeric binder...
Photoconductors containing N-arylphthalimides
The present invention is an electrophotographic photoconductor having a photosensitive layer on a conductive substrate. The photosensitive layer contains...
Method of making a polarizer plate
This invention relates to polarizing plates and their manufacturing process. More particularly, this invention provides a method of making a polarizing plate...
Continuous fluid jet ejector with anisotropically etched fluid chambers
A fluid ejection device, a method of cleaning the device, and a method of operating the device are provided. The device includes a substrate having a first...
Data storage device mounting arrangement for printing device
The present invention provides a pedestal that protrudes from a fluid reservoir device that retains fluid for a fluid-ejection printing device. A data storage...
sheet transport apparatus and method for transporting a sheet in a
A sheet transport method and apparatus are provided for improving the handling of sheets control in printing systems. This automatic sheet transport system and...
Device for placing sheets for a printer
At least two coaxially rotatable sheet conveyors, operating together with one another, are provided, of which the first sheet conveyor, with a jacket surface...
Method and apparatus for forming a bale having substantially flat upper
and lower surfaces
An apparatus and method are described for forming a bale having substantially flat upper and lower surfaces. Also described is a bale having substantially flat...
Event-based digital content record organization
Various embodiments of the present invention pertain to the organizing of digital content by events, so that retrieval of such digital content in a manner...
Camera using multiple lenses and image sensors operable in a default
An electronic camera includes first and second imaging stages for capturing separate images of a scene, one of the stages being designated as a default imaging...
Method for controlling the amount of compressed data
A method is disclosed for controlling the amount of compressed data. One or more viewing condition parameters are specified, and a quantizer step size for each...
PMOS pixel structure with low cross talk for active pixel image sensors
An image sensor with an image area having a plurality of pixels with each pixel having a photodetector and a substrate of a first conductivity type and a first...
Donor cartridge for thermal printer
A cartridge is provided with a supply housing having at least one exterior surface defining a supply area adapted to receive a donor ribbon of predetermined...
Method and system for selling goods and/or services over a communication
network between multiple users
A method and system for selling goods and/or services over a communication network. The system provides an compilation of digital images that visually represent...
Image metadata attachment
An accessory is provided for use with an image capture device is provided. The accessory has a trigger button and an image capture system adapted to capture an...
Method of providing photofinishing services
A method of providing photofinishing services, includes the steps of: supplying a memory device for a digital camera and a commitment by a service provider to...
Methods and systems for managing bragbook images
A device, system, method and software product for storing, maintaining, sharing and displaying of digital images in a common designated collection on at least...
Process for the simultaneous co-production of
2,2,4,4-tetramethylcyclobutane-1,3-diol and 1,4-cyclohexanedimethanol
The present disclosure pertains to processes for the simultaneous co-production of 2,2,4,4-tetramethylcyclobutane-1,3-diol and 1,4-cyclohexanedimethanol by...
Aromatic-acrylate tackifier resins
A tackifier resin is provided comprising monomer units from at least one aromatic monomer and at least one acrylate monomer; wherein the tackifier resin has a...
Radiation-sensitive compositions and elements with solvent resistant
A radiation-sensitive composition can be used to prepare positive-working imageable elements having improved solvent resistance and is useful for making...
Active context-based concept fusion
A context-based concept fusion method detects a first concept in an image record. The method includes automatically determining at least one other concept in the...
Method and apparatus for printing using a tandem electrostatographic
A tandem color electrostatographic printer apparatus has five or more color printing stations or modules for applying respective color separation toner images to...
Detecting compositing in a previously compressed image
In a method and system for detecting digital image compositing, a first artifact is detected in an uncompressed digital image. The first artifact is...
Polyester process using a pipe reactor
The invention is directed to polyester processes that utilizes a pipe reactor in the esterification, polycondensation, or both esterification and...
Glossy inkjet recording element on absorbent paper and capable of
absorbing high ink flux
An inkjet recording element comprising an absorbent support, a porous base layer nearest the support, a porous ink-receiving intermediate layer above the base...
Inkjet recording element and method
An inkjet recording element having a support having thereon in sequence (a) a transparent, non-porous layer that can be swelled by water less than 0.67 of its...
Overcoat composition for image recording materials
The invention relates to an overcoat composition for an imaged image-recording element, the overcoat composition comprising an aqueous carrier, an optional...
Reactor with optimized internal tray design
A system for processing large quantities of a reaction medium while maintaining the reaction medium in sheets. The system includes a reactor having a plurality...
Plate cutting and imaging with same device
A method for cutting flexographic plates (10) while plate imaging process is performed is described. The method includes mounting a flexographic plate (10) on an...
Method of permitting group access to electronically stored images and
transaction card used in the method
A method of storing and viewing a collection of digital images includes the steps of: providing a plurality of users with a unique user ID associated with a URL...
Method and apparatus for digital processing of images
A method and apparatus for processing defects in a digital image include defining a defect map, having defect and non-defect entries, as a defect bounded by an...
Tonescales for geographically localized digital rendition of people
In a method and system for processing a photographic image having lightness values, L*, representing one of the colorimetric values of an original scene, the...
Multilevel print masking method
A method of computing swath data in response to a digital image having a plurality of rows and columns of pixels, each pixel having a multitone code value, the...
Integrated display and capture apparatus
An integrated imaging apparatus for displaying images while capturing images of a scene, including an electronic display having an array of display pixels which...
Simplified isophthalic acid process for modifying PET
Disclosed are modified PET polymer compositions and process for making modified PET polymer compositions by reacting purified terephthalic acid and...
Finding images with multiple people or objects
A method of searching through a collection of images, includes providing a list of individuals of interest and features associated with such individuals;...
Modified Neugebauer model for halftone imaging systems
A technique for profiling a color printing device employs a modified Neugebauer color mixing model. The modeling technique makes use of a variable dot gain value...
Color correction techniques for correcting color profiles or a
device-independent color space
According to an embodiment of the present invention, selective tristimulus corrections to device-independent coordinates are applied using a piecewise linear...