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Information registration system, information registration method,
registration apparatus, and image pickup...
A registration apparatus obtains, from an image pickup apparatus, identification information set in a lens apparatus that is attached to the image pickup...
Image capturing apparatus
A base member holds a first ring-shaped operating member such that the first ring-shaped operating member can move rectilinearly in a direction perpendicular to...
Dust removal apparatus and image pickup apparatus
A dust removal apparatus includes a vibrating plate, a piezoelectric element, a power supply that applies the piezoelectric element with an alternating voltage;...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium
An image processing apparatus comprises a detection unit configured to detect a person region included in an image, a first calculation unit configured to...
Imaging apparatus and control method thereof
During capturing, image data obtained by applying a simplified development process to RAW image data is recorded together with a RAW image. Afterward, image...
Image forming apparatus
The image forming apparatus includes a fan motor that cools an FET, and a CPU that predicts temperature of the FET, and controls the rotation speed of the fan...
Monitoring apparatus, monitoring system, log management method, and
A monitoring apparatus is provided with a monitoring system for preventing users from committing unauthorized use by storing an audit log and video data while...
Image reading control apparatus, image reading apparatus, and image
reading control method
In an image reading apparatus which allows a user to specify an original size and orientation and reads the specified area, the orientation of a placed original...
Apparatus and method for reading and recording image
An image reading and recording apparatus includes a reading unit, a recording unit, and a movable member. The movable member is configured to select a discharge...
Mobile terminal capable of instructing transmission of fax, image forming
apparatus, methods of controlling...
A mobile terminal improved in operability concerning fax transmission. A CPU of the mobile terminal sets information indicative of a fax transmission...
Image communicating apparatus, control method therefor, and storage medium
An image communicating apparatus which includes a telephone control unit configured to control a telephone includes a controller with a main CPU, and a power...
Image processing system, image processing method, and medium
There is provided an image processing system for performing image processing on input image. The image processing system includes an input data determination...
Cooperation system, cooperation method thereof, information processing
system, and storage medium
A client sends a request to start to use a service via an information processing system that is a cooperation source, acquires identification information...
Information processing apparatus and control method therefor
An information processing apparatus comprises: a programmable processing unit capable of changing a circuit configuration by a configuration; a first control...
Piezoelectric ceramics, piezoelectric element, liquid ejection head,
ultrasonic motor, and dust removing device
Provided is a lead-free piezoelectric ceramics having enhanced mechanical quality factor (Qm) and mechanical strength. The piezoelectric ceramics, includes at...
Method of manufacturing semiconductor apparatus
A method of manufacturing a semiconductor apparatus comprising forming an electrode on a structure provided on a substrate, the structure including a wiring...
Semiconductor device, solid-state image sensor, methods of manufacturing
the same, and camera
A method of manufacturing a semiconductor device includes forming a silicon compound layer containing nitrogen on a substrate where a silicide layer and an...
Image sensor and image capturing apparatus for satisfactory pupil division
by a focus detection pixel in which...
An image capturing apparatus comprises an image sensor including a plurality of image forming pixels and a lens which is arranged for the plurality of image...
Photoelectric conversion apparatus, image pickup system, and method for
manufacturing photoelectric conversion...
A photoelectric conversion section contains a semiconductor element having a laminated structure which contains an electroconductor, a semiconductor, and an...
Multi-source radiation generating apparatus and radiographic imaging
In a multi-source radiation generating apparatus including a plurality of combinations of a cathode and a target, an extraction electrode is disposed for a...
Illumination apparatus, image sensor unit, and paper sheet distinguishing
An illumination apparatus includes: a light source that emits light at a plurality of wavelengths; and a rod-like light guide that shapes light emitted by the...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
This invention improves the image quality of areas that the user want sharply focused. Depth values representing positions in a depth direction of scenes...
Image forming apparatus that selectively stores print data in a cache
memory to a secondary memory device
An image processing apparatus that stores print data in a cache memory while preventing performance from being degraded by cache flushing. The image processing...
Image processing apparatus capable of preventing page missing, control
method therefor, and storage medium
An image processing which is capable of preventing page missing even when there is an image having no foreground image. In a case where a foreground image is...
Image processing apparatus that performs user authentication,
authentication method therefor, and storage medium
An image processing apparatus capable of an authentication technique which enables appropriate user authentication on an application-by-application basic...
Image processing apparatus control method and program
A method of controlling an image processing apparatus communicating with an image server storing first images, second images wherein one of the first images and...
Information processing apparatus equipped with overwrite deletion
function, method of controlling the same, and...
An information processing apparatus which is capable of effectively using an overwrite deletion function and a hibernation function. An image forming apparatus...
Apparatus, and control method for image processing deletion of a common
definition file used for generation of...
The present invention is intended for properly receiving set data in setting items of a series of processes. The present invention solves the problem by...
Print processing method and printing system
A server constituted by a plurality of processors which process page description language data receives a print instruction from a client, and decides the...
Information processing apparatus, control method for controlling the same,
and storage medium
Provided is a technique for preventing registration regarding event notifications to a communication apparatus from remaining in an information processing...
Printing apparatus and print control method controlling printing based on
acquired information relating to...
There is provided a printing apparatus for conveying a print medium and performing printing on the conveyed print medium, the printing apparatus including a...
Information processing apparatus, control method for information
processing apparatus, and storage medium
An information processing apparatus capable of executing power ON processing for activating a program for storing information in a volatile memory or power OFF...
Process cartridge and electrophotographic apparatus
A process cartridge that can suppress production of a banding image attributed to contact rotation of an electrophotographic photosensitive member and a...
Frame for image forming apparatus and manufacturing method thereof
A frame for an image forming apparatus, includes: first and second plate members; a bent portion provided as a part of the first plate member and bent along the...
Image forming apparatus and cleaning blade
An image forming apparatus includes: a rotatable image bearing member; an image forming portion; and a cleaning blade. The cleaning blade has an edge layer...
Recording medium determination apparatus and image forming apparatus
The timing of obtaining an output value for use in a determination of a recording medium is generated from a received ultrasonic wave and a waveform generated...
Image forming apparatus with automatic document feeder
An image forming apparatus performs control to parallelly achieve document image reading by a reading unit and image formation by an image forming unit for...
Image forming apparatus configured to set an initial value of an amount of
recording material remaining in a...
When a toner cartridge is mounted to an image forming apparatus, if the toner cartridge is new, the image forming apparatus sets a value calculated from...
Technique for reducing power consumed by electric equipment
When an image forming apparatus shifts to a power saving mode, a controller unit further reduces power consumption by switching AC current on/off every...
Drive transmission device and image forming apparatus
A drive transmission device includes: a gear, provided with a shaft hole, for transmitting a driving force; a frame to which a fixing shaft for rotatably...
Fixing device and control device
A fixing device includes a fixing unit including a first roller and a second roller which form a nip to fix a toner image on a sheet, the fixing unit being...
Film and image heating device using film
A cylindrical film used in an image heating device heating a recording material, on which an image has been formed, has a resin layer, this resin layer being...
Image forming and fixing apparatuses having fixing and pressing rotating
member and rectification element
By connecting a first diode between a conductive heating element of a fixing roller and ground, electric charge with the same polarity as the charged polarity...
Image forming apparatus having partition configured to separate air flow
and sheet feeding paths
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming device configured to form, in a first position, a toner image on a sheet using toner containing a parting...
Image forming apparatus switching between first and second air feeding
operations with different opening...
An image forming apparatus includes a fixing portion, including: a heating member and a back-up member forming a nip; and an air feeding portion for feeding air...
Image forming apparatus to set target currents
An image forming apparatus includes a control portion that controls, before performing continuous image formation on a plurality of transfer materials, a...
Developer quantity control blade having blade member composed of a
thermoplastic elastomer composition and...
A developer quantity control blade is provided which can sufficiently impart charge to toner and which allows bleeding of a material from a blade member to be...
Image forming apparatus having developing bias and supply bias application
An image forming operation for forming an image on one recording material includes a developing bias application unit applying a developing bias to a developer...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a developer bearing member, a developing bias application unit, a developer supply member, and a supply bias application...
Electrophotographic photosensitive member, method of producing the same,
process cartridge, and...
An electrophotographic photosensitive member includes an undercoat layer containing a silane coupling agent having a divalent group represented by --NH-- and an...