Patent Number: 7,711,188

Title: Method and apparatus for image processing

Abstract: The present application relates to a method of processing data corresponding to an image (42; 52; 68; 70; 78, 80; 98). The method includes the step of generating an identifier (56, 58, 60, 62; 74, 76; 83, 84; 91, 92, 93) for identifying a region of the image (42; 52; 68; 70; 78, 80; 98) to which a block of said data relates; and then storing the identifier (56, 58, 60, 62; 74, 76; 83, 84; 91, 92, 93). The application further relates to apparatus for processing data corresponding to an image (42; 52; 68; 70; 78, 80; 98).

Inventors: Lempp; Wolfgang (London, GB), Logie; James (Woking, GB), Wolforth; Mark (Ontario, CA)

Assignee: Filmlight Limited

International Classification: G06K 9/34 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/04/12018