Patent Number: 8,576,310

Title: Image processing apparatus, camera module, and image processing method

Abstract: According to one embodiment, a second determining unit performs defect determination according to an illumination light component, which is a component of illumination light irradiated onto an object, of pixel values of a plurality of adjacent pixels. A third determining unit performs defect determination according to a reflectivity component, which is a component based on a unique reflectivity of the object, of the pixel values of the plurality of adjacent pixels.

Inventors: Tatsuzawa; Yukiyasu (Kanagawa, JP)

Assignee: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

International Classification: H04N 9/64 (20060101); H04N 5/202 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/05/12017