Patent Number: 7,821,561

Title: Display apparatus with camera and communication apparatus

Abstract: It discloses a display apparatus with a camera capable of taking an almost full-face image of a person seeing a display. The display apparatus with the camera includes a display element in which display pixels are arranged, and an image-taking module which forms a plurality of object images through a plurality of aperture areas formed among the display pixels of the display element and photoelectrically converts the plurality of object images. Furthermore, the display apparatus includes an image combining section which combines image information on the plurality of object images obtained by using the image-taking module.

Inventors: Tsuboi; Takayuki (Kanagawa, JP)

Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: H04N 5/222 (20060101); H04N 5/225 (20060101); H04N 11/00 (20060101); H04N 7/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-26 0:00:00