Patents by Inventor Tatsuki Kashitani

Tatsuki Kashitani 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: 20170103578
    Abstract: An information processing system that acquires image data captured by an image capturing device; identifies a density of distribution of a plurality of feature points in the acquired image data; and controls a display to display guidance information based on the density of the distribution of the plurality of feature points.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 20, 2016
    Publication date: April 13, 2017
    Inventors: MASAKI FUKUCHI, KENICHIROU OOI, TATSUKI KASHITANI
  • Patent number: 9552677
    Abstract: An information processing system that acquires image data captured by an image capturing device; identifies a density of distribution of a plurality of feature points in the acquired image data; and controls a display to display guidance information based on the density of the distribution of the plurality of feature points.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 23, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 24, 2017
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Masaki Fukuchi, Kenichirou Ooi, Tatsuki Kashitani
  • Publication number: 20160267718
    Abstract: An information processing system that acquires image data captured by an image capturing device; identifies a density of distribution of a plurality of feature points in the acquired image data; and controls a display to display guidance information based on the density of the distribution of the plurality of feature points.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 23, 2016
    Publication date: September 15, 2016
    Inventors: MASAKI FUKUCHI, KENICHIROU OOI, TATSUKI KASHITANI
  • Publication number: 20160232716
    Abstract: There is provided an image processing device including a superimposition display position determining unit which determines a position of an object having a predetermined flat surface or curved surface out of an object imaged in an input image based on an environment map, a superimposition display image generating unit which generates a superimposition display image by setting superimposition display data at the position of the object determined by the superimposition display position determining unit, an image superimposing unit which superimposes the superimposition display image on a visual field of a user, an operating object recognizing unit which recognizes an operating object imaged in the input image, and a process executing unit which executes a process corresponding to an item selected based on a position of the operating object recognized by the operating object recognizing unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 15, 2016
    Publication date: August 11, 2016
    Applicant: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventor: Tatsuki KASHITANI
  • Patent number: 9373196
    Abstract: An information processing system that acquires image data captured by an image capturing device; identifies a density of distribution of a plurality of feature points in the acquired image data; and controls a display to display guidance information based on the density of the distribution of the plurality of feature points.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 26, 2013
    Date of Patent: June 21, 2016
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Masaki Fukuchi, Kenichirou Ooi, Tatsuki Kashitani
  • Patent number: 9367964
    Abstract: There is provided an image processing device including a superimposition display position determining unit which determines a position of an object having a predetermined flat surface or curved surface out of an object imaged in an input image based on an environment map, a superimposition display image generating unit which generates a superimposition display image by setting superimposition display data at the position of the object determined by the superimposition display position determining unit, an image superimposing unit which superimposes the superimposition display image on a visual field of a user, an operating object recognizing unit which recognizes an operating object imaged in the input image, and a process executing unit which executes a process corresponding to an item selected based on a position of the operating object recognized by the operating object recognizing unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 25, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 14, 2016
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventor: Tatsuki Kashitani
  • Patent number: 9342576
    Abstract: An information processing device is connected to multiple information processing terminals wherein multiple types of expressions exhibited by a user during playback of content are detected, evaluation of each played-back content is obtained, of the detected plurality of types of expressions a predetermined expression serving as a high evaluation index indicated by the user during playback of high evaluation content is identified, and the expression information serving as a identified high evaluation index and the information expressing evaluation as to each content are transmitted. The information device includes a receiving unit to receive expression information serving as the high evaluation index from multiple information processing terminals; a user identifying unit to identify a user indicating an expression of similar high evaluation index for the same content; a recommended content identifying unit to identify recommended content having a high evaluation to other similar users; and a transmitting unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 4, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 17, 2016
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Mari Saito, Noriyuki Yamamoto, Mitsuhiro Miyazaki, Yasuharu Asano, Tatsuki Kashitani
  • Publication number: 20160128450
    Abstract: A method is provided for generating output image data. The method comprises receiving image data representing an input image, the input image containing at least one facial image. The method further comprises recognizing the facial image in the image data, and recognizing facial features of the facial image. The method further comprises generating data representing a makeup image based on the recognized facial features, the makeup image providing information assisting in the application of makeup. The method also comprises generating output image data representing the makeup image superimposed on the facial image.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 28, 2015
    Publication date: May 12, 2016
    Applicant: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Mari SAITO, Tatsuki KASHITANI
  • Publication number: 20160133057
    Abstract: An information processing system that acquires video data captured by an image pickup unit; detects an object from the video data; detects a condition corresponding to the image pickup unit; and controls a display to display content associated with the object at a position other than a detected position of the object based on the condition corresponding to the image pickup unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 13, 2016
    Publication date: May 12, 2016
    Applicant: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Akihiko Kaino, Masaki Fukuchi, Tatsuki Kashitani, Kenichiro Ooi, Jingjing Guo
  • Publication number: 20160133058
    Abstract: An information processing system that acquires video data captured by an image pickup unit; detects an object from the video data; detects a condition corresponding to the image pickup unit; and controls a display to display content associated with the object at a position other than a detected position of the object based on the condition corresponding to the image pickup unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 13, 2016
    Publication date: May 12, 2016
    Applicant: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Akihiko KAINO, Masaki FUKUCHI, Tatsuki KASHITANI, Kenichiro OOI, Jingjing GUO
  • Patent number: 9292974
    Abstract: An information processing system that acquires video data captured by an image pickup unit; detects an object from the video data; detects a condition corresponding to the image pickup unit; and controls a display to display content associated with the object at a position other than a detected position of the object based on the condition corresponding to the image pickup unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 4, 2012
    Date of Patent: March 22, 2016
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Akihiko Kaino, Masaki Fukuchi, Tatsuki Kashitani, Kenichiro Ooi, Jingjing Guo
  • Publication number: 20160012645
    Abstract: There is provided an image processing device including a superimposition display position determining unit which determines a position of an object having a predetermined flat surface or curved surface out of an object imaged in an input image based on an environment map, a superimposition display image generating unit which generates a superimposition display image by setting superimposition display data at the position of the object determined by the superimposition display position determining unit, an image superimposing unit which superimposes the superimposition display image on a visual field of a user, an operating object recognizing unit which recognizes an operating object imaged in the input image, and a process executing unit which executes a process corresponding to an item selected based on a position of the operating object recognized by the operating object recognizing unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 25, 2015
    Publication date: January 14, 2016
    Applicant: Sony Corporation
    Inventor: Tatsuki KASHITANI
  • Publication number: 20150356788
    Abstract: There is provided an information processing device including an image acquisition unit that acquires a captured image of a real space from an image capture device, a setting unit that sets, in association with the real space, an augmented reality space that virtually augments the real space depicted in the captured image, and a control unit that determines a target position for an action executed within the augmented reality space, on a basis of a positional relationship between an object within the augmented reality space and an optical axis of the image capture device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 21, 2013
    Publication date: December 10, 2015
    Applicant: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Shinichiro ABE, Masaki FUKUCHI, Shunichi HOMMA, Jianing WU, Tatsuki KASHITANI
  • Publication number: 20150356787
    Abstract: There is provided an information processing device including an image acquisition unit that acquires a captured image of a real space from an image capture device, a setting unit that sets, in association with the real space, an augmented reality space that virtually augments the real space depicted in the captured image, the augmented reality space differing according to related information that relates to the captured image, and a control unit that causes an image of a virtual object placed for each user within the augmented reality space to be displayed on a screen.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 21, 2013
    Publication date: December 10, 2015
    Applicant: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Shinichiro ABE, Masaki FUKUCHI, Shunichi HOMMA, Jianing WU, Tatsuki KASHITANI
  • Patent number: 9208615
    Abstract: There is provided an image processing device including a superimposition display position determining unit which determines a position of an object having a predetermined flat surface or curved surface out of an object imaged in an input image based on an environment map, a superimposition display image generating unit which generates a superimposition display image by setting superimposition display data at the position of the object determined by the superimposition display position determining unit, an image superimposing unit which superimposes the superimposition display image on a visual field of a user, an operating object recognizing unit which recognizes an operating object imaged in the input image, and a process executing unit which executes a process corresponding to an item selected based on a position of the operating object recognized by the operating object recognizing unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 2013
    Date of Patent: December 8, 2015
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventor: Tatsuki Kashitani
  • Publication number: 20150077434
    Abstract: An information processing system that acquires image data captured by an image capturing device; identifies a density of distribution of a plurality of feature points in the acquired image data; and controls a display to display guidance information based on the density of the distribution of the plurality of feature points.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 26, 2013
    Publication date: March 19, 2015
    Applicant: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Masaki Fukuchi, Kenichirou Ooi, Tatsuki Kashitani
  • Patent number: 8957861
    Abstract: A method is provided for recognizing input operations. The method comprises transmitting virtual key information defining a layout of virtual input keys. The method further comprises determining input position information based on a detected input member. The method also comprises determining a key input by comparing the virtual key information with the input position information.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 15, 2012
    Date of Patent: February 17, 2015
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventor: Tatsuki Kashitani
  • Publication number: 20140304289
    Abstract: An information processing device is connected to multiple information processing terminals wherein multiple types of expressions exhibited by a user during playback of content are detected, evaluation of each played-back content is obtained, of the detected plurality of types of expressions a predetermined expression serving as a high evaluation index indicated by the user during playback of high evaluation content is identified, and the expression information serving as a identified high evaluation index and the information expressing evaluation as to each content are transmitted. The information device includes a receiving unit to receive expression information serving as the high evaluation index from multiple information processing terminals; a user identifying unit to identify a user indicating an expression of similar high evaluation index for the same content; a recommended content identifying unit to identify recommended content having a high evaluation to other similar users; and a transmitting unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 4, 2014
    Publication date: October 9, 2014
    Applicant: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Mari SAITO, Noriyuki YAMAMOTO, Mitsuhiro MIYAZAKI, Yasuharu ASANO, Tatsuki KASHITANI
  • Publication number: 20140225919
    Abstract: An information processing system that acquires video data captured by an image pickup unit; detects an object from the video data; detects a condition corresponding to the image pickup unit; and controls a display to display content associated with the object at a position other than a detected position of the object based on the condition corresponding to the image pickup unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 4, 2012
    Publication date: August 14, 2014
    Applicant: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Akihiko Kaino, Masaki Fukuchi, Tatsuki Kashitani, Kenichiro Ooi
  • Publication number: 20140218361
    Abstract: There is provided an information processing device including an image acquisition unit that acquires a captured image of a real space from an image capture device, a setting unit that sets, in association with the real space, an augmented reality space that virtually augments the real space by discretizing, in units of voxels, a real object within the real space depicted in the captured image, and a control unit that controls an action of a virtual object placed within the augmented reality space.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 10, 2014
    Publication date: August 7, 2014
    Applicant: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Shinichiro ABE, Masaki Fukuchi, Shunichi Homma, Jianing Wu, Tatsuki Kashitani