Patents by Inventor Timothy J. White

Timothy J. White 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: 20040120009
    Abstract: A method of generating an image. The method comprises the steps of: accessing a digital still image comprising a plurality of subjects; applying a subject detection algorithm to the digital still image to detect the plurality of subjects to generate a plurality of subject images, each of the subject images comprising at least one detected subject; and displaying, on a display of the imaging device, at least one portion of the digital still image comprising one of the plurality of subject images.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 20, 2002
    Publication date: June 24, 2004
    Inventors: Timothy J. White, Jean M. Miskelly, Douglas W. Christoffel, Mary A. Hadley
  • Publication number: 20040041924
    Abstract: An apparatus and method for processing digital images having eye color defects. In one method for detecting and correcting eye color defects of a subject in a digital image, the steps comprise: (a) processing the digital image to automatically detect one or more candidate positions of eye color defects in the digital image; (b) automatically applying an eye color defect algorithm to the digital image at the detected candidate positions to automatically correct for the eye color defect; (c) displaying, on a display, at least a portion of the digital image comprising at least one of the corrected eye color defects; and (d) displaying, on the display, an indicator located proximate the at least one of the corrected eye color defects indicative of the at least one of the corrected eye color defects.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 29, 2002
    Publication date: March 4, 2004
    Inventors: Timothy J. White, Felix Blanco, Michael J. Gerard, Yojin Leem, Thomas J. Kurtenback, Douglas W. Chirstoffel, Kevin R. Delong, Craig M. Smith
  • Patent number: 5938163
    Abstract: An articulating interface for a machine has an interface support positioned on the machine for mounting a control console. The interface support is movable in a plurality of directions to orient the control console in a plurality of selectable orientations to provide greater ease of use for diverse users. The interface support may be moved longitudinally, may be tilted, and may be swivelled.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 20, 1997
    Date of Patent: August 17, 1999
    Assignee: Eastman Kodak Company
    Inventors: David R. Gotham, Sr., Timothy J. White, Guy E. Martin
  • Patent number: 5934625
    Abstract: A keyboard caddy positions a keyboard on a top cover of a machine such as a copier. The keyboard caddy includes a pair of rails and a caddy base. The pair of rails have slots and are mounted upon the top cover. The caddy base includes a planar surface upon which the keyboard is positioned; a plurality of side walls between which the keyboard is positioned; and a pair of protrusions extending from a pair of the side walls and slidably engaging the slots of the rails to allow the caddy base to be moved to a selectable one of a plurality of positions relative to the top cover of the copier. The keyboard caddy holds the keyboard on the copier when the top cover is opened and/or pivoted. The keyboard caddy has diverse selectable positions by being movable to provide ease of use for different users.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 20, 1997
    Date of Patent: August 10, 1999
    Assignee: Eastman Kodak Company
    Inventors: David R. Gotham, Kevin C. Koek, Timothy J. White, Robert Gerenski
  • Patent number: 5884132
    Abstract: A copier has a plurality of paper trays for holding paper, and a housing having a front surface as cabinetry with shape-based indicators. The front surface includes a plurality of access panels adjacent to the paper trays, with each access panel allowing access to a respective paper tray, and each access panel has a curved exposed surface extending from the front surface. Each access panel includes a flat exposed surface extending from the respective access panel and having output indicators for indicating status conditions of a set of copying components.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 20, 1997
    Date of Patent: March 16, 1999
    Assignee: Eastman Kodak Company
    Inventors: David R. Gotham, Kevin C. Koek, Timothy J. White, Robert Gerenski