Patent Number: 7,710,486

Title: Image sensing apparatus and method of controlling the same

Abstract: An image sensing apparatus, an image sensing unit, an authentication data generating unit, a storing unit and a display unit. The image sensing unit generates image data. The authentication data generating unit generates authentication data used to authenticate whether the image data is altered. The storing unit stores an image file including the image data and the authentication data in a removable memory. The display unit displays both reduced image data obtained from the image file and a predetermined information, if the image file has the authentication data, wherein the predetermined information indicates that the image file has the authentication data.

Inventors: Ito; Taeko (Kanagawa, JP), Hitosuga; Emi (Tokyo, JP)

Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: H04N 5/222 (20060101); H04N 5/76 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/04/12018