Global patent index - EP 1060438 A1

EP 1060438 A1 2000-12-20 - IMPROVEMENTS IN CAMERAS

Title (en)

IMPROVEMENTS IN CAMERAS

Title (de)

KAMERAS

Title (fr)

AMELIORATIONS APPORTEES A DES CAMERAS

Publication

EP 1060438 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99905679 A

Priority

  • US 9902315 W
  • US 7373598 P
  • US 21920398 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9940483A1] A camera (10) having a strobe circuit including a strobe, a shutter mechanism, actuating assembly (18) including a finger portion engageable by a user's finger to operate the actuating assembly and a shield movable (20) between a first blocking position and a second unblocking position to prevent accidental actuation of the shutter mechanism.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G03B 15/03; G03B 9/08

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G03B 15/03 (2006.01); G03B 9/08 (2006.01); G03B 15/05 (2006.01); G03B 17/00 (2006.01); G03B 17/02 (2006.01); G03B 17/38 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G03B 15/05 (2013.01); G03B 17/00 (2013.01); G03B 17/02 (2013.01); G03B 17/38 (2013.01); G03B 2215/05 (2013.01); G03B 2217/002 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE FR GB NL

EPO simple patent family

WO 9940483 A1 19990812; EP 1060438 A1 20001220; EP 1060438 A4 20011010; JP 2002502991 A 20020129

INPADOC legal status

2001-12-19 [18W] WITHDRAWN

- Ref Legal Event Code: 18W

- Date of withdrawal: 20011017

2001-10-10 [A4] SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Ref Legal Event Code: A4

- Effective date: 20010828

2001-10-10 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Ref Legal Event Code: AK

- Designated State(s): DE FR GB NL

2001-10-10 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- Ref Legal Event Code: RIC1

- Free Format Text: 7G 03B 15/03 A, 7G 03B 9/08 B, 7G 03B 15/05 B

2000-12-20 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Ref Legal Event Code: 17P

- Effective date: 20000212

2000-12-20 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Ref Legal Event Code: AK

- Designated State(s): DE FR GB NL