Patent Number: 7,613,390

Title: Flexible printed wiring board arrangement of an imaging device

Abstract: A flexible printed wiring board arrangement of an imaging device includes an image pickup device movable in a plane orthogonal to an optical axis, a flexible printed wiring board extending from the image pickup device, and a movable support member which is positioned behind the image pickup device in the optical axis direction to support the flexible printed wiring board. The movable support member moves with the image pickup device in directions orthogonal to the optical axis when the image pickup device is moved, and a part of the flexible printed wiring board is disposed along a front surface of the movable support member behind the image pickup device.

Inventors: Nomura; Hiroshi (Saitama, JP), Suzuka; Shinya (Saitama, JP), Endo; Ken (Saitama, JP)

Assignee: Hoya Corporation

International Classification: G03B 17/00 (20060101); G02B 27/64 (20060101); H04N 5/228 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/03/02017