Interactive viewgraph system
Cine film-video scanner system
Method and apparatus for printing trimming instructions for developer of photographs
Film image processing apparatus Patent #: 4700237
ApplicationNo. 07/181303 filed on 04/13/1988
US Classes:358/452, Image editing348/112, Microfilm358/296, Recording apparatus358/487, Facsimile transparency image scanning382/173IMAGE SEGMENTATION
ExaminersPrimary: Coles, Sr., Edward L.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassesH04N 1/387 (20060101)
H04N 1/00 (20060101)
H04N 1/10 (20060101)
H04N 1/191 (20060101)
H04N 1/193 (20060101)
Foreign Application Priority Data1987-04-20 JP
AbstractA microfilm reader scanner for projecting an image on a microfilm onto a screen and also reading it through an image sensor, subjecting it to an editing process such as trimming or masking and thereafter outputting it to a laser beam printer or the like. An image editing area is specified using a touch panel disposed on the screen, and the editing area and an attribute thereof are inputted to a memory while observing the image projected on the screen. The image on the microfilm is read by the image sensor, converted to a digital signal, edited in accordance with the image editing area and the attribute thereof both stored in the memory, and then outputted to a laser printer or the like.
Field of SearchRecording apparatus