Patent Number: 8,717,628

Title: Flexible image processing apparatus and method

Abstract: Some of the embodiments of the present disclosure provide an apparatus for processing a starting image, comprising: a first unit configured to provide starting pixel data from a selected portion of the starting image, wherein the selected portion is less than an entirety of the starting image; and a second unit configured to receive the starting pixel data from the first unit and to selectively provide to a look up table (LUT) an address of replacement pixel data for at least a pixel of the selected portion of the starting image. Other embodiments are also described and claimed.

Inventors: Moss; Roy (Palo Alto, CA), Keithley; Douglas (Boise, ID), Sensarkar; Nilotpal (Sunnyvale, CA)

Assignee: Marvell International Ltd.

International Classification: H04N 1/40 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018