US 11,657,779 B2
Transmission of solid color images over a communication session for illumination at an endpoint
Paul Roller Michaelis, Louisville, CO (US)
Assigned to Avaya Management L.P., Durham, NC (US)
Filed by Avaya Management L.P., Durham, NC (US)
Filed on Aug. 3, 2021, as Appl. No. 17/392,617.
Prior Publication US 2023/0040822 A1, Feb. 9, 2023
Int. Cl. G09G 5/02 (2006.01); G16H 80/00 (2018.01); A61B 5/00 (2006.01); G16H 40/67 (2018.01); H04N 7/14 (2006.01)
CPC G09G 5/02 (2013.01) [A61B 5/742 (2013.01); G16H 40/67 (2018.01); G16H 80/00 (2018.01); H04N 7/147 (2013.01); G09G 2320/062 (2013.01); G09G 2320/0626 (2013.01); G09G 2320/0666 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A method comprising:
during a video communication session established to exchange real-time user communications between a first endpoint operated by a first user and a second endpoint operated by a second user:
transmitting first video, comprising a solid color image, from the first endpoint to the second endpoint over a video channel of the video communication session for exchange of a video component of the real-time user communications, wherein the first video is prominently displayed at the second endpoint;
at the first endpoint, receiving second video from the second endpoint over the video channel, wherein the second video is captured at the second endpoint while the first video is being displayed at the second endpoint; and
displaying the second video to the first user.