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Method for selecting an emphasis image from an image collection based upon
A method for selecting an emphasis image from a collection of images based on facial identification comprises the steps of: (a) obtaining a collection of digital...
Method of converting a color recipe
A first recipe (10) is converted using a first colorant set to a second recipe (50) using a second colorant set. The first recipe (10) is converted into a...
Catalysts selective for the preparation of mixed ketones from a mixture of
Mixed ketones are prepared from a mixture of carboxylic acids in a process with high selectivity by using an improved catalyst. The catalyst contains zirconium...
Optimized liquid-phase oxidation
Disclosed is an optimized process and apparatus for more efficiently and economically carrying out the liquid-phase oxidation of an oxidizable compound. Such...
Water-developable infrared-sensitive printing plate
The present invention provides an imageable element including a lithographic substrate and an imageable layer disposed on the substrate. The imageable layer...
Device for depositing sheets in a stack
The present invention relates to a device for depositing sheets for a printing machine, said device comprising at least one rotating drivable sheet transport...
Method and apparatus for depositing sheet of paper onto a stack using
intermediate transport member
Depositing a sheet of paper onto a stack of sheets of paper, preferably for use in a printing press, where the sheet to be deposited is grasped by at least one...
Printer and dual trays for image receiver media sheets
A printer having a sheet tray, a drive for advancing sheets past a marking mechanism, and a picker to remove sheets from an aligned tray includes a load position...
Balanced light valve
Radiation from an illumination source (102) is directed to a total internal reflector (TIR) modulator (10). The modulator includes a an electro-optic member...
Selecting a best three color solution to a CIE Lab input using linear
A method for selecting a best three color solution for a CIE_Lab request comprises generating a three color database (10) of CIE_Lab values at specified colorant...
Hue correction for electronic imagers
A method for correcting for hue artifacts captured by an imager associated with a color filter array including first, second and third color pixels and optical...
Portable dock for a camera
Portable docks are provided for use with a camera having a camera memory and a camera power supply. A dock has a dock memory, a dock power supply with sufficient...
Phosphorus containing compounds for reducing acetaldehyde in polyesters
Polyesters whose polycondensation is catalyzed by titanium-containing catalysts and which are susceptible to acetaldehyde formation during polycondensation or...
Polymeric black pigment dispersions and ink jet ink compositions
An ink jet ink composition comprising an aqueous media and a pigment dispersion comprising a specific carbon black pigment and a polymeric dispersant wherein...
Toner particles of controlled morphology
The present invention is a method for the preparation of electrostatographic toner including the following steps. A polymer material is dissolved in an organic...
Optical film composite having spatially controlled adhesive strength
The present invention generally relates to optical films useful in the manufacture of polarizer plates, an improved method for producing polarizing plates, and a...
Fusible reactive media comprising mordant
An inkjet recording element comprising a support having thereon in order, from top to bottom, a fusible, porous ink-transporting layer comprising fusible...
Production of silver sulfate grains using a fluorinated additive
An aqueous precipitation process for the preparation of particles comprising primarily silver sulfate, comprising reacting an aqueous soluble silver salt and an...
Printing ink jet image with ink of cationic colorant and colorless ink of
This invention relates to method of printing an ink jet image using an ink jet ink set comprising a colored aqueous ink and a substantially colorless aqueous...
Apparatus, method and program product for detecting article multifeed
A document processing device that processes a plurality of articles and is capable of detecting a multifeed or a condition that may represent a multifeed may be...
An image of appropriate exposure is obtained in a short period of time. A controller and timing generator performs photometric measurement by use of an image...
Variance-based event clustering for automatically classifying images
In an image classification method, a plurality of grouping values are received. The grouping values each have an associated image. An average of the grouping...
Reducing ink bleed artifacts
A method for modifying an input digital image having one or more color channels, each color channel having an (x,y) array of image pixel values, to form a...
Image-forming system with a graphical user interface having an
An image-forming system with a graphic user interface having an interconnection architecture where software applications share one or more plug-in packages. One...
White balance correction in digital camera images
A method of enhancing a digital image produced by a digital imaging device, includes using the digital imaging device to capture at least two original digital...
Pixel analog-to-digital converter using a ramped transfer gate clock
An image sensor includes a photosensitive region that accumulates charge corresponding to received incident light; a transfer gate for transferring charge from...
Interpolation method for captured color image data
To achieve more appropriate interpolation of a missing pixel, an image is input to a processing section for interpolation. The interpolation is applied utilizing...
Charging control circuit
A primary cell and a secondary cell are distinguished from each other. A microcomputer of a digital camera determines a first cell (a primary cell) and a second...
Output image processing for small drop printing
A method of forming a liquid pattern according to liquid pattern data on a receiving medium using a liquid drop emitter that emits a continuous stream of liquid...
Universal 3-D camouflage strips with nature effects, camouflage cover
formed therefrom, and outdoor enclosure...
A camouflage cover for equipping an outdoor enclosure with three-dimensional nature effects includes a plurality of elongated nature-effect strands that drape...
Method for registering patterns on a web
A method for registering patterns on a web to provide independent scale control in both the lateral and longitudinal directions is provided. The method includes...
N-type semiconductor materials in thin film transistors and electronic
A thin film transistor comprises a layer of organic semiconductor that comprises an N,N'-1,4,5,8-naphthalenetetracarboxylic acid diimide having at least one...
Polyester production system employing recirculation of hot alcohol to
A polyester production process employing an esterification system that uses a distillation column to recover alcohol produced from an esterification zone and...
Method of forming flexible electronic circuits
A multiple layer photosensitive element having at least three differently sensitised photosensitive layers on one side of a support, such as a, transparent...
Fusible reactive media
An inkjet recording element comprises a support having thereon in order, from top to bottom, a fusible, porous top layer comprising fusible polymeric particles...
Forming a patterned metal layer using laser induced thermal transfer
A method of forming a pattern of electrical conductors on a receiving substrate (110) comprises forming metal nanoparticles of a conductive material. A donor...
Solvent resistant polymers with improved bakeablity features
A radiation-sensitive composition for use in printing plates is described. The composition comprises: (a) at least one novolak; (b) at least one naphthoquinone...
To reliably obtain a captured image expected by a user, such as an image precisely showing the shades of a blue sky or a flower, or an image captured under flat...
Controlling current in display device
A display device, for carrying out image display on a display panel by controlling current flowing in display elements for each pixel based on image data,...
OLED display with planar contrast-enhancement element
An organic light-emitting diode (OLED) device, comprising: a first electrode and a second electrode. One or more organic layers are formed there-between,...
OLED with protective bi-layer electrode
An OLED device, comprising: a substrate; a first electrode formed over the substrate; one or more organic layers formed over the first electrode, at least one...
OLED device with improved high temperature operation
A method of making an OLED device includes providing an anode and a spaced cathode, and a hole-transporting layer provided between the anode and cathode, such...
Multi-layer conductor with carbon nanotubes
The present invention is directed to an electronically conductive article comprising at least one conductive carbon nanotube layer in contact with at least one...
Two-dimensional aperture array for vapor deposition
A method for forming a layer on a surface in making a device, including providing a distribution member for receiving vaporized material, the distribution member...
Powder transport with a tapered feed roller of an electrostatographic
An apparatus and method for dispensing toner in an electrostatographic printer includes an apparatus for feeding powder toward the feed apparatus wherein the...
Cropping a digital image and preserving reserves
A method of cropping a digital image and preserving a reserve for subsequent use includes cropping the digital image to produce a first cropped digital image,...
Multi-tiered image clustering by event
In a method for classifying a sequence of records into events based upon feature values, such as time and/or location, associated with each of the records,...
System with a random number generator used to remove contouring in CMOS
imager data having an extended dynamic...
The present invention is a method of image data processing that includes determining whether the image data indicates photodiode saturation, and removing...
Color print enhancement system with conversion of PCS encoded picture into
photographic process confined PCS...
A system and method for enhancing a print using a color imaging system are provided. The automatic color enhancement system results in digital prints that have a...
CCD with improved charge transfer
A charge coupled device having a plurality of non-adjacent first gate electrode pairs; a plurality of second gate electrode pairs placed in every second space...