Patents by Inventor Shunichi Kase

Shunichi Kase 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).

  • Publication number: 20050259283
    Abstract: An image recording method includes: obtaining an image data; performing a predetermined process to the obtained image data; creating a print based on an output data obtained from the outputted image data through an LUT; and changing a density of a specific density area in the image on the print; wherein the creating the print includes changing a part of the LUT substantially according to a density change instruction corresponding to the changing the density.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 13, 2005
    Publication date: November 24, 2005
    Applicant: Konica Minolta Photo Imaging, Inc.
    Inventors: Tsuyoshi Hattori, Kenji Kuwae, Takeshi Saito, Shunichi Kase
  • Publication number: 20050060569
    Abstract: There is described a method of managing information on the release of restriction on use that permits license management even where linkage of a hardware key is limited, without sacrificing the user work efficiency. The method for controlling a release information set for releasing a function from an application disabled status thereof, includes the steps of: instructing an operation for transferring the release information set from a first storage section, in which release information sets corresponding to the plurality of functions are stored, to a second storage section by selecting one of the plurality of functions provided in the apparatus; specifying the release information set to be transferred as instructed in the instructing step; reading out the release information set, specified in the specifying step, from the first storage section; storing the release information set, read in the reading step, in the second storage section.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 3, 2004
    Publication date: March 17, 2005
    Applicant: Konica Minolta Photo Imaging, Inc.
    Inventors: Ryuji Uesugi, Tsuyoshi Haraguchi, Shunichi Kase, Hideaki Yamamoto, Toshiyuki Kikuchi