GB2231246B - Picture synthesizing method and apparatus - Google Patents

Picture synthesizing method and apparatus

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GB2231246B
GB2231246B GB9005142A GB9005142A GB2231246B GB 2231246 B GB2231246 B GB 2231246B GB 9005142 A GB9005142 A GB 9005142A GB 9005142 A GB9005142 A GB 9005142A GB 2231246 B GB2231246 B GB 2231246B
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apparatus
synthesizing method
picture synthesizing
picture
method
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GB9005142A
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GB9005142D0 (en )
Inventor
Masahide Kaneko
Atsushi Koike
Yoshinori Hatori
Seiichi Yamamoto
Norio Higuchi
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Kokusai Denshin Denwa KK
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Kokusai Denshin Denwa KK
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    • GPHYSICS
    • G06COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
    • G06TIMAGE DATA PROCESSING OR GENERATION, IN GENERAL
    • G06T13/00Animation
    • G06T13/203D [Three Dimensional] animation
    • G06T13/2053D [Three Dimensional] animation driven by audio data
    • GPHYSICS
    • G10MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS; ACOUSTICS
    • G10LSPEECH ANALYSIS OR SYNTHESIS; SPEECH RECOGNITION; SPEECH OR VOICE PROCESSING; SPEECH OR AUDIO CODING OR DECODING
    • G10L21/00Processing of the speech or voice signal to produce another audible or non-audible signal, e.g. visual or tactile, in order to modify its quality or its intelligibility
    • G10L21/06Transformation of speech into a non-audible representation, e.g. speech visualisation or speech processing for tactile aids
    • G10L21/10Transforming into visible information
    • G10L2021/105Synthesis of the lips movements from speech, e.g. for talking heads
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04NPICTORIAL COMMUNICATION, e.g. TELEVISION
    • H04N19/00Methods or arrangements for coding, decoding, compressing or decompressing digital video signals
    • H04N19/20Methods or arrangements for coding, decoding, compressing or decompressing digital video signals using video object coding
GB9005142A 1989-03-08 1990-03-07 Picture synthesizing method and apparatus Expired - Fee Related GB2231246B (en)

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JP5389989A JP2518683B2 (en) 1989-03-08 1989-03-08 Image composition method and apparatus

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GB2231246A (en) 1990-11-07 application
JPH02234285A (en) 1990-09-17 application
JP2518683B2 (en) 1996-07-24 grant
GB9005142D0 (en) 1990-05-02 grant

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