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Number: 382/283
Name: Image analysis > Image transformation or preprocessing > Selecting a portion of an image > Using a mask
Description: Subject matter wherein input image data is compared with a standard, such as coordinate data stored in a memory, so that certain image data may be removed or masked, allowing only the data in a desired area to be extracted for further processing.

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8705131 Bit mask generation system Apr. 22, 2014
8705811 Luminance adjusted face detection Apr. 22, 2014
8706196 Method for simulating a blood flow Apr. 22, 2014
8693805 Determination of the relative position of two structures Apr. 8, 2014
8687909 Method for deblurring an image that produces less ringing Apr. 1, 2014
8675060 Machine vision based obstacle avoidance system Mar. 18, 2014
8670034 Image processor and camera Mar. 11, 2014
8665490 Information processing apparatus, display method therefor, and computer-readable storage medium Mar. 4, 2014
8655112 Method and apparatus for an improved workflow for digital image editing Feb. 18, 2014
8594193 Method and device for multi-view encoding/decoding using disparity vector Nov. 26, 2013
8582919 Altering the appearance of a digital image using a shape Nov. 12, 2013
8576247 Method and apparatus for adjusting pixel values Nov. 5, 2013
8565515 Three-dimensional recognition result displaying method and three-dimensional visual sensor Oct. 22, 2013
8559756 Radiance processing by demultiplexing in the frequency domain Oct. 15, 2013
8547389 Capturing image structure detail from a first image and color from a second image Oct. 1, 2013
8542409 Printing apparatus, printing method and method of generating dither mask Sep. 24, 2013
8538089 Method of performing eyebrow shaping on an image and related computing device Sep. 17, 2013
8538190 Apparatus, method, and recording medium for reduced noise image processing Sep. 17, 2013
8532354 Method for providing visual simulation of teeth whitening Sep. 10, 2013
8532328 Methods and apparatus for planetary navigation Sep. 10, 2013
8533480 Document modification detection and prevention Sep. 10, 2013
8526694 Medical image processing and registration system Sep. 3, 2013
8526761 Image processing apparatus and image sensing apparatus Sep. 3, 2013
8520975 Methods and apparatus for chatter reduction in video object segmentation using optical flow assisted gaussholding Aug. 27, 2013
8514281 Imaging device that changes a mask region in an image according to a magnification shift Aug. 20, 2013
8515140 Registration apparatus, verification apparatus, registration method, verification method and program Aug. 20, 2013
8509564 Graphic arrangement deciding method, recording medium and information processing apparatus Aug. 13, 2013
8485559 Document authentication using template matching with fast masked normalized cross-correlation Jul. 16, 2013
8462210 Vehicle periphery displaying apparatus Jun. 11, 2013
8463048 Method and an apparatus for difference measurement of an image Jun. 11, 2013
8451510 Image processing apparatus and image processing method thereof May. 28, 2013
8437578 Digital anti-counterfeiting software method and apparatus May. 7, 2013
8437573 Systems and methods for mask generation for an image or video May. 7, 2013
8417059 Image processing device, image processing method, and program Apr. 9, 2013
8417016 Acceptor device for sheet objects Apr. 9, 2013
8406482 System and method for automatic skin tone detection in images Mar. 26, 2013
8406515 Method for automatically cropping digital images Mar. 26, 2013
8406566 Methods and apparatus for soft edge masking Mar. 26, 2013
8406559 Method and system for enhancing image sharpness based on local features of image Mar. 26, 2013
8400329 Image display apparatus for vehicle Mar. 19, 2013
8401336 System and method for rapid image sequence depth enhancement with augmented computer-generated elements Mar. 19, 2013
8385659 System for and method of displaying non-rectangular images in electronic content on a reader device Feb. 26, 2013
8385684 System and method for minimal iteration workflow for image sequence depth enhancement Feb. 26, 2013
8385624 Automated transient image cytometry Feb. 26, 2013
8379230 Storage device storing image data in association with registration information representing a communication device Feb. 19, 2013
8374414 Method and system for detecting ischemic stroke Feb. 12, 2013
8344919 Processing system compensating DC offset and gain error Jan. 1, 2013
8335402 Method and system for detecting and recognizing text in images Dec. 18, 2012
8331719 Sharpness enhancing apparatus and method Dec. 11, 2012
8325385 System and methods for processing color data in converting color data from one color space to another color space Dec. 4, 2012

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