Patent Number: 7,826,667

Title: Apparatus for monitor, storage and back editing, retrieving of digitally stored surveillance images

Abstract: A system and method of recording digitally stored surveillance images comprises dividing a series of continuous digital picture image frames according to timing intervals; storing a reference image in a frame buffer of a motion analyzer; detecting a motion difference between a captured image and the reference image; attributing a motion code and time stamp on the captured image; and recording the captured image when the motion code and time stamp match a predetermined threshold.

Inventors: Ban; Oliver K. (Austin, TX)

Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation

International Classification: G06K 9/68 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-02 0:00:00