Samsung NX3000 Canon PowerShot G7 X Nikon Coolpix S6900 Panasonic Lumix ZS40 Canon PowerShot SX700 Sony CyberShot HX400V
Samsung NX3000 Canon PowerShot G7 X Nikon Coolpix S6900 Panasonic Lumix ZS40 Canon PowerShot SX700 Sony CyberShot HX400V
  News Headlines Apple Canon Casio Fujifilm HTC LG Nikon Nokia Olympus Panasonic Pentax Ricoh Rollei Samsung Sony  
Lets Go Digital
 
     
Powered by True
Counted by OneStat.com
Red Eye reduction technology
Mark Peters : September 25th 2006 - 15:05 CET
Digital Camera Review Test Appareil Photo Numerique Prueba camara digital Digitale Camera Test Dijital Kamera Incelemeleri Digitalkamera Test Digitalkamera
FotoNationRed Eye reduction Technology : FotoNation, a imaging and connectivity solutions company for the digital photography industry, announced that its patented in-camera red-eye detection and correction technology has surpassed an installed base of over 50 million digital cameras. FotoNation red-eye reduction technology is shipping in digital cameras from the industry’s leading brands, including Kodak, Nikon, Pentax, Sanyo and Samsung among others. “164 million digital cameras with 4 megapixels or more have shipped since 2004,” said Ron Glaz, Program Director for IDC’s Digital Capture Devices and Photofinishing Research. Based on this finding, the FotoNation red-eye reduction technology is commanding over 30% of this market segment.
Red Eye reduction technology FotoNation Patent portfolio
FotoNation has developed a strong patent portfolio in this field, including U.S. Patents #6,407,777 and #7,042,505 for “Red-Eye Filter Method and Apparatus.” Approximately 20 additional patents are pending for the company in the U.S., Europe and the Far East. FotoNation has also won many accolades and awards for this innovative technology, including the coveted 2006 European IST Award. "This is a significant milestone for our company and it reflects the industry’s recognition of the strength of our implementation and intellectual property," said Eran Steinberg, CEO of FotoNation.

Embedded red-eye reduction technology
FotoNation embedded red-eye reduction technology finds and digitally corrects red eye caused by a reflection of the flash off the cornea of the eye. When photographing in low light, the pupils enlarge causing the red-eye flaw. With the company’s automatic in-camera red-eye technology, the problem is instantly fixed, eliminating the need for using a pre-flash or subsequent retouching of the image on a computer.

About FotoNation
FotoNation is a world-leading independent provider of embedded imaging and communication solutions for the digital camera industry. The company’s extensive portfolio of patented innovations includes in-camera red-eye removal technology, wireless connectivity, and face-recognition software. FotoNation develops innovative solutions, patents, and products to enhance, extend, and simplify the picture taking and sharing experience. Clients include AOL, Canon, Hewlett-Packard, Kodak, Microsoft, Nikon, Olympus, Pentax, Samsung, Sanyo, and Sony, among others.

FotoNation - Red Eye reduction Awards
FotoNation has won numerous awards, including the DIMA 2006 Innovative Product Award and the prestigious 2006 European IST award for its Red-Eye Detection and Correction Technology. The company makes important industry-wide contributions to the advancement of digital imaging. In 2005, FotoNation authored the industry-adopted PTP-IP Specification, which is the basis of the international camera connectivity CIPA-005/2005 standard.

   Photokina Exhibition
   Digital Cameras
   SanDisk Extreme 4 review
   Next  Kodak EasyShare P712 review at Steves Digicams
   Previous  Hama Rapid flash memory cards
   News by brand:FotoNation
   News by category:Source of Information
   News by brand and category:FotoNation Source of Information
   Canon EOS 700D - $545.00
   Nikon D7100 - $739.00
   Nikon D5300 - $569.95
   Sony Alpha 6000 - $619.95
   Canon EOS 70D - $699.00
   Sony CyberShot DSC RX100 III - $719.00
   Samsung NX300 - $519.00
   Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II - $639.00
   Panasonic Lumix DMC LX7 - $299.00
   Nikon D3300 - $439.00


LetsGoDigital digital camera magazine
Latest FotoNation announcements
Capturing self-portraits with FotoNation FaceTime
Hardware acceleration technology for face tracking
Minton digital cameras incorporate FaceTracker
Sony Professional Printer Group selected FotoNation
Digital imaging technology partnership
FotoNation Brashov to develop Core IP technologies
Camera megapixel strategy speech at I3A conference
FotoNation appoints Fanning as managing director
Face Recognition for Pentax A30 digital camera
Fast photo transfer for cellular phones
Face detection for camera phones
Red-Eye reduction for Samsung cameras
Dust removal technology demonstration at Photokina
Red Eye reduction technology
FotoNation face tracker for Pentax Optio S7 and A20
 
Twitter LetsGoDigital
Latest news headlines
Apple iPad protective cases
Alienware Alpha
Alienware Alpha game console
Forecast for Holiday Consumer Electronics purchases
Sprint Black Friday holiday promotions
Voice Encryption Service for smartphones
Sony A7 II
Sony Alpha A7 II
Panasonic 4K video solutions
Turkcell Awarded for World’s best customer service
TigerDirect Black Friday deals
Amazon Black Friday shopping deals
Philips smartphone features fingerprint touch sensor
Apple Watch App developer
Samsung Milk Video
   
CanonCasioFujifilmNikonOlympusHTCSamsungSonyPanasonicNokia
  Accessories Android Apps Camcorders Digital cameras Mobile phones Smartphones Software Tablets   CES CeBIT Gadgets IFA Photokina PMA