Patent Number: 7,046,285

Title: Digital photographing apparatus having position information capability

Abstract: A digital photographing apparatus, portably structured, for recording a photographed digital picture signal to a recording medium and reproducing a digital picture signal from the recording medium The apparatus includes a recording means for recording the digital picture signal supplied from a signal processing means and position information supplied from a position information obtaining means to the recording medium, a reproducing means for reproducing the digital picture signal and the position information from the recording medium, a map information obtaining means for obtaining map information, a table creating means for creating a table for the reproduced position information, and a controlling means for referencing the table for the position information and displaying an icon corresponding to the position information and the map information to the displaying means.

Inventors: Miyagi; Shiro (Tokyo, JP), Mimura; Yuko (Tokyo, JP)

Assignee: Sony Corporation

International Classification: H04N 5/225 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/16/02018