Patent Number: 6,670,933

Title: Image display apparatus and camera and image communication system

Abstract: The camera reads identification information of the user, which is contained in an identification card, through a card reading part. The camera connects automatically to a server designated in accordance with the read identification information through a communication interface. Then, the camera transmits and stores the data of recorded images to the designated server. The camera retrieves the image data stored in the server, and reproduces and displays the image on an image display at the back of the camera. A plurality of cameras in which the same user's identification information is set can be controlled altogether in the image-recording and reproduction by one camera. One camera in which the identification information of a plurality of user's is set can distribute the recorded image data to the servers of the users simultaneously.

Inventors: Yamazaki; Akihisa (Asaka, JP)

Assignee: Fuji Photo Film Co., Ltd.

International Classification: H04N 7/173 (20060101); G06F 17/30 (20060101); G06F 3/14 (20060101); G09G 005/00 ()

Expiration Date: 12/30/2020