Patent Number: 7,133,067

Title: Instrument and method for digital image stabilization

Abstract: The invention relates to a high-precision digital image stabilization of an image recording with a CCD sensor utilized in a moving or flying carrier. For the digital image stabilization, the movements of the carrier are detected with the aid of an inertial sensor and stored. Then, a correction of the image data is carried out based on the detected movements.

Inventors: Claus; Michael (Aalen, DE), Esswein; Karl-Heinz (Aalen, DE)

Assignee: Carl Zeiss Optronics GmbH

International Classification: H04N 5/228 (20060101); G03B 17/00 (20060101); G03B 39/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-07 0:00:00