Global Patent Index - EP 1080578 A1

EP 1080578 A1 2001-03-07 - ELECTRONIC PHOTO ALBUM AND METHOD OF FILM PROCESSING

Title (en)

ELECTRONIC PHOTO ALBUM AND METHOD OF FILM PROCESSING

Title (de)

ELEKTRONISCHES PHOTOALBUM UND VERFAHREN ZUR VERARBEITUNG VON FILMEN

Title (fr)

ALBUM A PHOTOS ELECTRONIQUE ET PROCEDE DE TRAITEMENT D'UNE PELLICULE

Publication

EP 1080578 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99918834 A

Priority

  • US 9909013 W
  • US 8319398 P
  • US 10834898 P

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9956463A1] An electronic photo album is described (Fig. 3A). The electronic photo album provides a way to share electronic photographs with the same ease that regular photographs are shared. The electronic photo album includes a display (200) for reviewing the digital images and an interface (100) to receive images from a digital camera, a flash card, a floppy disc, and the like. The electronic photo album stores digital images internally in a mass storage device configured as a disc drive, flash ram, and the like. On command, the electronic photo album displays the stored images on the display (200) for people to look at and share. The photo album also provides image output capability for displaying the images on televisions, computer monitors, printers, etc.

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

H04N 5/30; H04N 5/225

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H04N 5/76 (2006.01); H04N 1/00 (2006.01); H04N 1/21 (2006.01); H04N 5/225 (2006.01); H04N 5/765 (2006.01); H04N 5/907 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H04N 5/23241 (2013.01); H04N 1/00129 (2013.01); H04N 1/00132 (2013.01); H04N 1/00137 (2013.01); H04N 1/00148 (2013.01); H04N 1/00167 (2013.01); H04N 1/00196 (2013.01); H04N 1/0044 (2013.01); H04N 1/2104 (2013.01); H04N 1/2112 (2013.01); H04N 1/217 (2013.01); H04N 5/225 (2013.01); H04N 1/00204 (2013.01); H04N 2201/0048 (2013.01); H04N 2201/0051 (2013.01); H04N 2201/0082 (2013.01); H04N 2201/0087 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9956463 A1 19991104; AU 3665499 A 19991116; CA 2329723 A1 19991104; EP 1080578 A1 20010307; EP 1080578 A4 20010516; JP 2002515658 A 20020528

INPADOC legal status


2007-05-02 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20061031

2006-10-11 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20060911

2001-05-16 [A4] SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 20010330

2001-05-16 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A4

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

2001-05-16 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- Free text: 7H 04N 1/00 A, 7H 04N 1/21 B

2001-03-07 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20001117

2001-03-07 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE