Patent Number: 7,085,410

Title: Image processing unit for and method of generating a first output image and a second output image and image display apparatus provided with such an image processing unit

Abstract: Disclosed in an image processing unit for generating, based on a plurality of input images, a first output image and a second output image, to be displayed on a stereoscopic display device, wherein a stereoscopic image and a monoscopic image can be displayed. The image processing unit including an offset calculator designed to calculate an offset image based on a first one of the input images, an addition unit designed to calculate the first output image by adding the offset image with a second one of the input images and a subtraction unit designed to calculate the second output image by subtracting the offset image from the second one of the input images.

Inventors: Redert; Peter-Andre (Eindhoven, NL)

Assignee: Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V.

International Classification: G06K 9/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/01/02018