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Method and computer program product for producing an image of a desired
A method for producing a new image of a desired aspect ratio from an original digital image comprises the steps of: (a) determining a cropping window of the...
Parametric means for reducing aliasing artifacts
A method for reducing the visibility of sub-Nyquist aliasing artifacts in an image, where the image is produced in a scene-to-output imaging system that is...
Scene-based method for determining focus
A method and application specific integrated circuit for determining focus for an image capture system using scene content within an image, including the steps...
Modular digital imaging system
A modular digital imaging system adapted to transfer digital images. In one embodiment, the system includes a plurality of modules which are stackable to form a...
Digital imaging system and file format for storage and selective
transmission of processed and unprocessed...
An electronic still imaging system employs an image sensor comprised of discrete light sensitive picture elements overlaid with a color filter array (CFA)...
Shaped articles from cycloaliphatic polyester compositions
Disclosed are oriented, shaped articles such as, for example, film, fibers, bottles, and tubes, with excellent strength, toughness, clarity, chemical resistance,...
Thermally developable materials containing thermal solvents
Black-and-white, dry processable thermally developable materials have increased stability after imaging with the incorporation of at least 0.0001 mol/m.sup.2 of...
Blocked aliphatic thiol stabilizers for photothermographic materials
Photothermographic materials contain one or more blocked aliphatic thiol compounds in an amount of at least 1 mg/m.sup.2 as stabilizers. These compounds have a...
Process for preparing colored toner particles
A process for the preparation of colored polymeric toner particles includes: forming an organic phase by dissolving an organic polymer and, optionally, one or...
Multilayer imageable element with improved chemical resistance
A positive-working imageable element comprises inner and outer layers and an infrared radiation absorbing compound such as an IR absorbing dye. The inner layer...
Process for forming a composite including an aluminum trisquinoline
A process for forming a film of the facial-isomer of an aluminum trisquinoline complex comprises depositing a film of an aluminum trisquinoline complex on a...
Producing repetitive coatings on a flexible substrate
Apparatus for use in making a device by forming repetitive sequences of coatings on a flexible substrate including defining a path for the flexible substrate;...
Preventing shutter-rebound in camera
A normally closed shutter in a camera has at least one blade that is moved to open and close the shutter. A movable blade-driver in the camera has a supporting...
Conductive brush cleaner for a transfer roller
An electrophotographic machine includes a dielectric member carrying a toner image. A biased transfer roller engages the dielectric member and transfers the...
Full content film scanning on a film to data transfer device
A method of transferring an image recorded on a photographic film to a digital signal, using a film scanning device that generates scan data representative of...
Method and system for a photo selection service
A method for facilitating orders for image services, including the steps of: storing at least one high resolution digital image file and an associated identifier...
Alignment of light collector to laser scanline
An optical imaging system and method for the alignment of a light collector with a laser scanline. The optical imaging system includes: an optical assembly for...
Active cooling system for laser imager
An apparatus for cooling thermally processed media exiting from a thermal processor comprising: a heat conductive member which has first and second opposite...
Write head for a display tag having a liquid crystal display
Apparatus for changing the display state of a bistable liquid crystal display on a display tag having a plurality of electrical contact pads connected to a...
Article utilizing highly branched polymers to splay layered materials
The present invention relates to a splayed layered material comprising a layered material splayed with a highly branched polymer. Additional embodiments include...
Smectite clay intercalated with polyether block polyamide copolymer
The present invention describes an intercalated clay intercalated with a polyether block polyamide copolymer. An article is included comprising a matrix polymer...
Aqueous-based photothermographic materials containing tetrafluoroborate
Black-and-white, aqueous-based, silver halide-containing photothermographic materials have increased stability both prior to use and after imaging with the...
Imaging element having protective overcoat layers
This invention relates to an imaging element comprising in order a support: a light sensitive image forming unit comprising microcapsules and a developer: an...
Vaporization source with baffle
A vapor deposition source for depositing organic material includes a boat having a cavity for holding organic material and an aperture plate, having a plurality...
Method of manufacturing-OLED devices by deposition on curved substrates
A method of making an OLED device includes the steps of: providing a curved, rigid substrate; and forming one or more OLED elements on the substrate.
Grid assembly for use with a cassette
A grid assembly for use with an imaging cassette, for example, a computed radiography cassette, particularly an elongated radiography cassette. The grid assembly...
Autostereoscopic display apparatus having glare suppression
An improved autostereoscopic display apparatus (10) forms left and right virtual images for pupil imaging by forming, through a beamsplitter (16), a real...
Ink container installation and alignment feature
An ink container for an ink delivery system in an inkjet printer, the ink container including a bottle for holding a supply of ink, a cap attached to the bottle...
Feeding organic material to a heated surface
Apparatus for vaporization of powdered material, includes one or more containers each containing possibly distinct powdered materials each having at least one...
Method and system for automatically reducing aliasing artifacts
Artifacts in an image introduced by sub-Nyquist aliasing are reduced below a visually perceptible level by a method comprising the steps of: providing an input...
Method and system for constraint-consistent motion estimation
A method for determining motion vectors from one point in one image frame of a scene to corresponding points in at least two other image frames of the scene,...
Distinguishing positive and negative films system and method
A system and method for scanning a photographic film using a scanner automatedly identifies the film as either a positive or negative and controls the scanner...
Custom cut image products
A method for obtaining custom cut images products by an ordinary unskilled user/consumer wherein the consumer at a first location identifies a subject within a...
The image scanning system (52) of the present invention scans slides and film strips containing photographic images and creates a corresponding plurality of...
LCD based imaging apparatus for printing multiple formats
An imaging apparatus (10) adapted for imaging onto a photosensitive medium (160) in one of a number of selectable image formats. A telecentric print lens...
Dynamic controller for active-matrix displays
A dynamic controller for a light emitting active-matrix display, the display being responsive to code values for producing a light output, including: photosensor...
Setting black levels in organic EL display devices
To appropriately adjust luminance and a black level even when characteristics of an organic EL display element should be changed due to an environmental change...
Process for decolorizing aromatic dicarboxylic acids
In a process for reducing the visible color of a crude aromatic dicarboxylic acid containing colored contaminants, an aqueous ammonia solution of the crude...
Stabilized polymer beads and method of preparation
The present invention relates to a polymer particles comprising a polymer bead stabilized by vinylsulfonyl-functionalized polymers grafted to the surface of the...
Thermographic materials containing ionic liquids
Ionic liquids are added to black-and-white direct thermographic materials to provide increased image density or to allow for reduced silver coverage (that is,...
Thermally sensitive imageable element
The present invention provides an imageable element including a substrate, a first layer applied to the substrate and a second layer applied to the first layer....
Multilayer imageable element containing sulfonamido resin
A positive-working imageable element comprises inner and outer layers and a radiation absorbing compound such as an IR absorbing dye. The inner layer includes a...
Conductive polymers on acicular substrates
The present invention relates to an electronically conductive particle comprising an acicular substrate in contact with an electronically conductive polymer....
Polyvinyl alcohol films prepared by coating methods
A method of film fabrication is taught that uses a coating and drying apparatus to fabricate resin films suitable for optical applications. In particular,...
Patterning of electrically conductive layers by ink printing methods
An element comprising a support on which is disposed an organic electroconductive polymeric layer containing a conductive polymer such that when a printing...
Touch screen having spacer dots with channels
A touch screen comprising: a) a substrate; b) a first conductive layer located on the substrate; c) a flexible cover sheet comprising a substantially planar...
Multilayer optical compensator, liquid crystal display, and process
A process for manufacturing a multilayer compensator comprising one or more polymeric A layers and one or more polymeric B layers, wherein said A layers comprise...
Reuse of solvent startup/shutdown fluid for concentration control
A system to recycle waste ink for reuse as replenishment fluid is for an inkjet print station that includes a printhead with a fluid inlet and a fluid outlet....
Method for improving drop charging assembly flatness to improved drop
charge uniformity in planar electrode...
An improved continuous ink jet print station includes a drop generator with a jet array and a drop charging assembly. The drop charging assembly includes a...