Patent Number: 6,795,572

Title: Image processing apparatus

Abstract: The invention provides an image processing apparatus capable of continuing the image capture operation without correction error, even in the absence of the correcting condition corresponding to the configuration of a sensor unit connected to a control unit. For this purpose, there are provided memory means for storing the ID information for identifying the selected sensor, memory means for storing the correction table corresponding to the ID information, and search means for searching the correction table corresponding to the ID information, and, in the absence of the correcting condition for the configuration of the connected sensor unit, there is searched substitute correcting information and the image processing is executed with the later determined correcting information.

Inventors: Matsuno; Hiroyuki (Utsunomiya, JP)

Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: A61B 6/00 (20060101); G06K 9/00 (20060101); H04N 5/32 (20060101); G06K 009/00 ()

Expiration Date: 09/22016