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Number: 472/61
Name: Amusement devices > Illusion or stage device > Illusion caused by video, projected picture, or special light effect
Description: Amusement device wherein the device which causes the deception includes (a) a means for projecting upon a screen or other viewing surface a visual image which has been previously produced upon film or transparencies; (b) a means for producing upon a television screen or other viewing surface a visual image which is being or has been produced by television; or (c) a means for producing and presenting to a person a peculiar, deceptive, or unusual visual image, which image relies upon light being produced, controlled, or used in a manner other than for mere illumination of an object or scene.

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8579672 Lighting for wheels Nov. 12, 2013
8500038 Gas splattered fluid display Aug. 6, 2013
8282214 Display system using projection screens formed of flowing snow Oct. 9, 2012
8206230 Circular motion theater Jun. 26, 2012
8142295 Levitating disk Mar. 27, 2012
7988520 Sculpture device Aug. 2, 2011
7971537 Amusement ride Jul. 5, 2011
7967692 Water slide audio visual entertainment system Jun. 28, 2011
7762898 Amusement slide with lighting effect Jul. 27, 2010
7727078 Child seat canopy illumination and media projection Jun. 1, 2010
7578719 Sculpture method utilizing new means of simulating, viewing, and displaying sporting, undersea and other environments Aug. 25, 2009
7511631 Adaptive hiding/unhiding of a device Mar. 31, 2009
7509761 Apparatus for use in a game or a display Mar. 31, 2009
7422332 Wall structure Sep. 9, 2008
7354351 False surface for amusement ride special effect Apr. 8, 2008
7292392 Apparatus and method for displaying stereoscopic two-dimensional image Nov. 6, 2007
7199344 Active camouflage using real-time spectral matching Apr. 3, 2007
7144114 Systems and methods for displaying simulated images Dec. 5, 2006
7132635 Methods and apparatus for camouflaging objects Nov. 7, 2006
7115039 Contents distribution system for simulation ride system, distribution apparatus for ride contents administration center, simulation ride control apparatus and computer software Oct. 3, 2006
7097307 Systems and methods for displaying simulated images Aug. 29, 2006
7040993 Amusement device with concealed images May. 9, 2006
6929552 Quick exchange infinity mirror display apparatus and method Aug. 16, 2005
6834968 Teleprompter with directional screen Dec. 28, 2004
6665985 Virtual reality theater Dec. 23, 2003
6612935 Apparatus for generating light effects Sep. 2, 2003
6608718 Method and system for creating false three-dimensional images for amusement Aug. 19, 2003
6533670 Amusement ride with pivotable motion base Mar. 18, 2003
6520861 Entertainment apparatus, storage medium, and method of displaying an object Feb. 18, 2003
6488590 Indoor skiing ground facilities having lighting fixtures Dec. 3, 2002
6462769 Image correction method to compensate for point of view image distortion Oct. 8, 2002
6459076 On-board camouflage lighting system using directional light sources Oct. 1, 2002
6428419 Amusement attraction with moveable floor Aug. 6, 2002
6347999 Pinball simulator game system Feb. 19, 2002
6301044 Apparel color and image effect system Oct. 9, 2001
6280341 Establishment for viewing image Aug. 28, 2001
6206748 Simulated weapon using holographic images Mar. 27, 2001
6198503 Infra-red video key Mar. 6, 2001
6168531 Soup bowl attraction Jan. 2, 2001
6139160 Structure for generating a virtual polyhedral space Oct. 31, 2000
6135601 Architectural structure for generating a virtual polyhedral space Oct. 24, 2000
6082868 Color animated air circulating fan Jul. 4, 2000
6080067 Reflective curved container for viewing objects Jun. 27, 2000
6076638 Special effects elevator Jun. 20, 2000
6017276 Location based entertainment device Jan. 25, 2000
5964666 Falling amusement ride Oct. 12, 1999
5964064 Theater with multiple screen three dimensional film projection system Oct. 12, 1999
5951405 System and method for the realization of scenographic and decorative effects by means of luminous projection of waves of liquid Sep. 14, 1999
5871404 Optical blob Feb. 16, 1999
5807114 System for treating patients with anxiety disorders Sep. 15, 1998

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