Patents by Inventor Hwa-Jun Lee

Hwa-Jun Lee has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 11032466
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a display, a memory configured to store instructions, and a processor, wherein the processor is configured to execute the stored instructions to display an image and a user interface (UI) representing depth information of the image through the display in response to a first user input for editing the image, receive a second user input for selecting an object to be added in the image, display at least a part of the object in the image based on a depth value of the object and depth information of a first region in which the object is located in the image, and display an indicator representing the depth value of the object in the UI.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 15, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 8, 2021
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Mi Ji Park, Tae Won Um, Jae Han Lee, Hwa Jun Lee
  • Patent number: 10922857
    Abstract: An electronic device and a method of controlling the electronic device are provided. The electronic device includes a display and at least one processor. The at least one processor receives input information for generating at least part of a first object, recognizes the first object based on the received input information, and controls a display to display a color obtained from the first object and an image associated with the first object.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 17, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 16, 2021
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hwa-Jun Lee, Chae-Kyung Lee
  • Patent number: 10871798
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a housing, a display exposed through a first surface of the housing, a first camera exposed through a second surface of the housing that is opposite to the first surface, a second camera exposed through the second surface, a memory storing an image obtained by the first or second camera, and a processor electrically connected with the display, the first camera, the second camera, and the memory. The processor is configured to output a first image obtained by using the first camera on the display and, when an area recognized as a face in the first image has a size satisfying a specified condition, output a second image obtained by using the second camera on the display.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 23, 2019
    Date of Patent: December 22, 2020
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Hwa Jun Lee
  • Publication number: 20200314328
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a display, a memory configured to store instructions, and a processor, wherein the processor is configured to execute the stored instructions to display an image and a user interface (UI) representing depth information of the image through the display in response to a first user input for editing the image, receive a second user input for selecting an object to be added in the image, display at least a part of the object in the image based on a depth value of the object and depth information of a first region in which the object is located in the image, and display an indicator representing the depth value of the object in the UI.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 15, 2020
    Publication date: October 1, 2020
    Inventors: Mi Ji PARK, Tae Won UM, Jae Han LEE, Hwa Jun LEE
  • Patent number: 10754383
    Abstract: An electronic device includes a plurality of displays, a memory storing at least one image, and a processor operatively connected to the displays and the memory. The processor is configured to output a first image of images stored in the memory, on a first display among the displays, to output a multimedia image on a second display among the displays, and to assign a display order of the second image so as to be adjacent to a display order of the first image, when a second image is obtained.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 10, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 25, 2020
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Hwa Jun Lee
  • Patent number: 10721391
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a display, a memory configured to store instructions, and a processor, wherein the processor is configured to execute the stored instructions to display an image and a user interface (UI) representing depth information of the image through the display in response to a first user input for editing the image, receive a second user input for selecting an object to be added in the image, display at least a part of the object in the image based on a depth value of the object and depth information of a first region in which the object is located in the image, and display an indicator representing the depth value of the object in the UI.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 9, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 21, 2020
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Mi Ji Park, Tae Won Um, Jae Han Lee, Hwa Jun Lee
  • Patent number: 10686982
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a display, a memory configured to store instructions, and a processor, wherein the processor is configured to execute the stored instructions to display an image and a user interface (UI) representing depth information of the image through the display in response to a first user input for editing the image, receive a second user input for selecting an object to be added in the image, display at least a part of the object in the image based on a depth value of the object and depth information of a first region in which the object is located in the image, and display an indicator representing the depth value of the object in the UI.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 9, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 16, 2020
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Mi Ji Park, Tae Won Um, Jae Han Lee, Hwa Jun Lee
  • Patent number: 10623630
    Abstract: Methods and apparatuses for processing an image in an electronic device is provided. An image is obtained, and it is determined whether a specified shape exists in the image. When the specified shape exists in the image, a size of an area occupied by the specified shape in the image is calculated. It is determined whether the size of the area is greater than or equal to a first size. A specified effect is applied to the area, when the size of the area is greater than or equal to the first size.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 1, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2020
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd
    Inventors: Hwa Jun Lee, Dong Hoon Kim, Ji U Seo
  • Publication number: 20200019213
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a housing, a display exposed through a first surface of the housing, a first camera exposed through a second surface of the housing that is opposite to the first surface, a second camera exposed through the second surface, a memory storing an image obtained by the first or second camera, and a processor electrically connected with the display, the first camera, the second camera, and the memory. The processor is configured to output a first image obtained by using the first camera on the display and, when an area recognized as a face in the first image has a size satisfying a specified condition, output a second image obtained by using the second camera on the display.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 23, 2019
    Publication date: January 16, 2020
    Inventor: Hwa Jun LEE
  • Patent number: 10423194
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a housing, a display exposed through a first surface of the housing, a first camera exposed through a second surface of the housing that is opposite to the first surface, a second camera exposed through the second surface, a memory storing an image obtained by the first or second camera, and a processor electrically connected with the display, the first camera, the second camera, and the memory. The processor is configured to output a first image obtained by using the first camera on the display and, when an area recognized as a face in the first image has a size satisfying a specified condition, output a second image obtained by using the second camera on the display.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 9, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Hwa Jun Lee
  • Patent number: 10367978
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a housing, a plurality of cameras that are arranged on at least one surface of the housing, a display that is arranged on at least one surface of the housing to display image data obtained through at least one of the cameras, a memory that is arranged inside the housing to store the image data, a processor that is arranged inside the housing and is electrically connected to the cameras, the display, and the memory, and a cover that is arranged to cover at least a portion of the housing such that the at least a portion of the housing is opened and closed to provide at least a first arrangement state or a second arrangement state.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 10, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2019
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Hwa Jun Lee
  • Publication number: 20190121395
    Abstract: An electronic device includes a plurality of displays, a memory storing at least one image, and a processor operatively connected to the displays and the memory. The processor is configured to output a first image of images stored in the memory, on a first display among the displays, to output a multimedia image on a second display among the displays, and to assign a display order of the second image so as to be adjacent to a display order of the first image, when a second image is obtained.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 10, 2017
    Publication date: April 25, 2019
    Inventor: Hwa Jun LEE
  • Publication number: 20190058827
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a display, a memory configured to store instructions, and a processor, wherein the processor is configured to execute the stored instructions to display an image and a user interface (UI) representing depth information of the image through the display in response to a first user input for editing the image, receive a second user input for selecting an object to be added in the image, display at least a part of the object in the image based on a depth value of the object and depth information of a first region in which the object is located in the image, and display an indicator representing the depth value of the object in the UI.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 9, 2018
    Publication date: February 21, 2019
    Inventors: Mi Ji PARK, Tae Won UM, Jae Han LEE, Hwa Jun LEE
  • Publication number: 20180300910
    Abstract: An electronic device and a method of controlling the electronic device are provided. The electronic device includes a display and at least one processor. The at least one processor receives input information for generating at least part of a first object, recognizes the first object based on the received input information, and controls a display to display a color obtained from the first object and an image associated with the first object.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 17, 2018
    Publication date: October 18, 2018
    Inventors: Hwa-Jun LEE, Chae-Kyung LEE
  • Publication number: 20180196472
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a housing, a display exposed through a first surface of the housing, a first camera exposed through a second surface of the housing that is opposite to the first surface, a second camera exposed through the second surface, a memory storing an image obtained by the first or second camera, and a processor electrically connected with the display, the first camera, the second camera, and the memory. The processor is configured to output a first image obtained by using the first camera on the display and, when an area recognized as a face in the first image has a size satisfying a specified condition, output a second image obtained by using the second camera on the display.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 9, 2018
    Publication date: July 12, 2018
    Inventor: Hwa Jun LEE
  • Publication number: 20180107353
    Abstract: An electronic device for playing multimedia content, and a method thereof are provided. The method may include a storing playback information about content through each of a plurality of applications, displaying a list including a plurality of objects associated with the playback information about the content through each of the plurality of applications, and upon receiving an input for selecting a first object from among the plurality of objects, playing a first content item of a first application corresponding to the first object based on playback information associated with the first object.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 17, 2017
    Publication date: April 19, 2018
    Inventor: Hwa-Jun LEE
  • Publication number: 20180035044
    Abstract: Methods and apparatuses for processing an image in an electronic device is provided. An image is obtained, and it is determined whether a specified shape exists in the image. When the specified shape exists in the image, a size of an area occupied by the specified shape in the image is calculated. It is determined whether the size of the area is greater than or equal to a first size. A specified effect is applied to the area, when the size of the area is greater than or equal to the first size.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 1, 2017
    Publication date: February 1, 2018
    Inventors: Hwa Jun LEE, Dong Hoon KIM, Ji U SEO
  • Publication number: 20170300194
    Abstract: A method for processing an event notification and an electronic device for supporting the same are provided. The method includes obtaining event information; and displaying a notification display item indicating that the event information is obtained, the notification display item being displayed on a screen location that is different from a location where a display item corresponding to the notification display item is displayed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 18, 2017
    Publication date: October 19, 2017
    Inventor: Hwa Jun LEE
  • Patent number: 9792183
    Abstract: A method for interworking with an external terminal is provided. The method includes, at a mobile terminal, displaying a screen for selecting whether or not to reset the mobile terminal, if a connection request is received from a second terminal while the mobile terminal interworks with a first terminal, at the mobile terminal, generating first backup data including information about one or more execution files corresponding to one or more functions linked to the first terminal, if resetting of the mobile terminal has been selected on the screen, and at the mobile terminal, transmitting the first backup data to the first terminal, and performing resetting.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 25, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 17, 2017
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Hwa-Jun Lee
  • Patent number: 9754553
    Abstract: An electronic device and method of controlling a screen of an external electronic device are provided. The method includes connecting with the external electronic device; determining whether a screen control event for controlling the screen of the external electronic device is generated; and transmitting screen control information corresponding to the screen control event to the external electronic device, if the screen control event is generated.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 15, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 5, 2017
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd
    Inventor: Hwa-Jun Lee