Accession Number : ADD008860

Title :   Lens System for Panoramic Imagery.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Rosendahl,Gottfried R ; Dykes,Wiley V

Report Date : 21 Jun 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : This invention, in general, relates to the field of optical image transfer. In particular, this invention relates to a wide angle image transfer system capable of transforming images up to 360 deg in conjunction with the taking and projection of pictures. The subject invention overcomes some of the disadvantages of the prior art, including those mentioned above, in that it comprises a lens system for panoramic imagery which is capable of transforming visual images up to 360 deg in conjunction with the taking and the projection of pictures of the aforementioned visual images.

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Optical lenses, *Panoramic cameras, Wide angles, Optical images, Transfer functions, Projective techniques, Cueing, Training devices, Modification

Subject Categories : Photography
      Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE