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Lens focusing device, system and method for use with multiple light
A lens focusing system provides a lens in an optical path between a scene and a photosensitive detector to properly focus a first set of wavelengths of light. At...
Process for the preparation of concentrated dye-water compositions
A process for preparing a concentrated photographic spectral sensitizing dye-water composition which comprises adding an anionic sensitizing dye to an aqueous...
Imaging member with polyester base
An imaging member comprising a polymer sheet, a primer layer contacting said polymer sheet, and an image receiving layer contacting said primer layer; wherein...
Imaging element containing a polymeric heteroaromatic blocked developer
This invention relates to an imaging element comprising an imaging layer having associated therewith a blocked polymeric compound in which the blocking group,...
Thermal physical vapor deposition apparatus with detachable vapor source(s)
A thermal physical vapor deposition apparatus includes an elongated vapor distributor disposed in a chamber held at reduced pressure, and spaced from a structure...
Hair care compositions
A latex composition for hair care containing a spray-dried hybrid-graft copolymer of a sulfopolyester and an acid-functional polymer segment. The acid-functional...
Aligning mask segments to provide an assembled mask for producing OLED
An alignment device for permitting a deposition mask having a plurality of magnetic mask segments to be positioned relative to a substrate to facilitate...
Method and system for processing a photographic film
The present invention relates to a camera including a writer adapted to couple information to a film in use in the camera, the information relating to an ISO...
Fiber optic array and method of making same
A fiber optic array and method of making same has precision fiducial marks that aid in the alignment of the fiber optic array. The invention requires forming...
Method for representing an extended color gamut digital image on a
hard-copy output medium
A method for representing an extended color gamut digital image on a hard-copy output medium having a limited color gamut comprising the steps of adjusting the...
Method for varying the number, size, and magnification of photographic
prints based on image emphasis and appeal
In a method for varying one or more print attributes of a print made from a digital image, a print attribute value is computed for the digital image based on a...
Apparatus and method for producing images without distortion and lateral
According to one aspect of the invention, an apparatus for forming distortion free images comprises: (i) a rotationally symmetric lens system capable of forming...
Method of operating a multiple component electronic imaging system
A method of operating an electronic imaging system (20) as a distributed processor network is provided for a system that includes multiple imaging components...
Website on the internet for automated interactive display of images
A website on the Internet for interactive display of images comprises a Web page having a plurality of low resolution images; a high-resolution, insert portion...
Color organic light emitting diode display with improved lifetime
An improved OLED color display device, in which a display pixel has a plurality of subpixels of different colors, wherein the areas of the subpixels are...
Thermally developable imaging materials with barrier layer containing a
cellulose ether polymer
Thermographic and photothermographic materials comprise a barrier layer to provide physical protection and to prevent migration of diffusible imaging components...
Thermally bleachable filter dye compositions comprising
benzothiazine-dioxide arylidene dyes and base...
This invention relates to a photothermographic element comprising a support, at least one photothermographic imaging layer, and at least one filter layer,...
Triacetyl cellulose film with reduced water transmission property
Disclosed is a triacetyl cellulose film comprising (a) an unsubstituted triphenyl phosphate compound and (b) a lower alkyl-substituted triphenyl phosphate ester...
Slack loop dryer for drying photographic material
A photographic processor and a dryer for drying photographic material. The dryer comprises a path through which the photographic material extends wherein at...
Method and apparatus for printing ink droplets that strike print media
A method for printing ink droplets that strike print media substantially perpendicularly, including the steps of: emitting a first drop having a first volume and...
Two sided image product
A two-sided image product is disclosed having an image bearing side and a non-image bearing side; printing a plurality of undetermined images on the image...
Product and method for organizing and searching digital images
A computer software product and a method of organizing and searching images. The digital images may be obtained from a plurality of hard copy prints that are...
Symmetric, bi-aspheric lens for use in transmissive and reflective optical
A pair of optical lenses comprising a first biconvex optical lens having two equivalent aspheric optical surfaces and a second biconvex optical lens having two...
Image sensor having black pixels disposed in a spaced-apart relationship
from the active pixels
An image sensor includes an active pixel area for image capture; one or more black pixel areas disposed in a pre-determined, significant spaced apart distance...
Preventing crease formation in donor web in dye transfer printer that can
cause line artifact on print
In a dye transfer printer, a donor web having successive dye transfer areas and opposite longitudinal edge areas alongside each one of the dye transfer areas is...
Method and apparatus for thermal management in a thermal printer having
plural printing stations
A method and apparatus for recording image information on a moving receiver media at a thermal print station features a ribbon cassette assembly that stores a...
Method and apparatus for reducing uneven use of heating elements on thermal
A method of reducing uneven use of a series of heating elements a color image print smaller than the size of the receiver medium and leave a non-image non-color...
Apparatus for radiographically imaging elongated objects
Apparatus for radiographically imaging elongated objects comprising: a vertical main frame; a base mounted on said main frame; a first support on said base for...
Apparatus for controlling temperature of moveable electrically heated
A temperature controlled apparatus comprising: an object having a surface and being rotatable about an axis; an electrical heater assembly thermally coupled to...
Black and white silver halide display elements having good light stability
This invention provides a black and white silver halide photographic display element comprising a support and a layer on top of said support comprising baryta...
Photo album constructed from a strip of images
A photo album is disclosed, made from a unitary strip of image bearing media having images printed in a pre-determined sequence. A plurality of pages is formed...
Burner assembly, outdoor stove including same, and stove kit
A burner apparatus for an outdoor cooking stove includes a hollow gas distribution ring, and an attached fuel conduit for sending fuel thereto. The gas ring has...
Correcting for defects in a digital image taken by an image sensor caused
by pre-existing defects in two pixels...
A method for correcting for defects in a digital image taken by an image sensor when there are pre-existing defects in two pixels in adjacent columns of the...
Multiple position lens barrel having cam cylinder with commonly biased
first and second lens carriers
A multiple position lens barrel has a first lens carrier defining an optical axis. The first lens carrier has a set of first cam followers. A second lens carrier...
Methods, apparatus, and systems for detecting partial-shading encodement
In a photography method, a determination is made that a set of captured images includes one or more encoded captured images having a partial shading encodement....
Apparatus which adjusts exposure on luminance value of photoelectrically
converted image pickup screen
At the time of preliminary photographing for exposure adjustment, an image pickup screen is divided into n blocks S100 and color decision processing is executed...
Process for ascorbic acids using alkaline earth silicate catalysts
Disclosed is a process for the preparation of ascorbic acids from 2-keto-hexonic acids or 2-keto-hexonic acid derivatives using alkaline earth silicate...
Method for producing micromachined devices and devices obtained thereof
The present invention is related to a method for producing micromachined devices for use in Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS), comprising the steps of...
Process for doping silver halide emulsion grains with Group 8 transition
metal shallow electron trapping...
A process for incorporating dopants in a silver halide emulsion is described comprising precipitating silver halide emulsion grains in a reaction vessel, wherein...
High chloride emulsion having high sensitivity and low fog
The invention provides a radiation sensitive emulsion comprised of a dispersing medium and silver iodochloride grains WHEREIN the silver iodochloride grains ...
Fingerprint protection for clear photographic shield
The invention provides a photographic element comprising a transparent polymer sheet, at least one layer containing negative working photosensitive silver halide...
Method to reduce corrosivity of photographic processing effluent
This relates to a method of rendering a used photographic processing solution less corrosive to low carbon steel comprising: taking at least a used photographic...
Technique for making deep microstructures in photoresist
A method is disclosed for making deep microstructures in photoresist. The method utilizes a pool of photoresist on top of a transparent substrate and the laser...
Polyester having improved crystallization behavior and extrusion blow
molded articles made therefrom
A PCT copolyester composition having at least about 70 mole % terephthalic acid and at least about 70 mole % 1,4-cyclohexanedimethanol and an inherent viscosity...
Desiccants and desiccant packages for highly moisture-sensitive electronic
An effective desiccant for use in a package which has a material including at least in part solid particles of one or more materials, at least one of such...
Photographic processor having an exposure section with an inclined media
The present invention is directed to a photographic processor, such as a minilab, which includes at least an exposure section and a chemical development section....
Continuous stream ink jet printhead of the gas stream drop deflection type
having ambient pressure compensation...
A continuous stream ink jet printhead includes an ink droplet forming mechanism operable to selectively create a stream of ink droplets having a plurality of...
Camera cowl assembly
A cowl assembly has a base and a twist ring mounted to the base. The twist ring defines an axis. The twist ring is rotatable relative to the base about the axis,...
Camera frame assembly having shutter that slides forward and back with zoom
A camera frame assembly has a frame that defines an optical axis. A shutter driver is mounted to the frame. The shutter driver selectively deflects from a...
Parallel inverse discrete wavelet transform
It is, therefore, an object of the present invention to provide a structure and method of processing signals, which includes transforming a signal into subbands...