US 11,057,560 B2
Image pickup apparatus, image pickup method, and recording medium
Koki Takechi, Yokohama (JP)
Assigned to CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA, Tokyo (JP)
Filed by CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA, Tokyo (JP)
Filed on Feb. 10, 2020, as Appl. No. 16/786,388.
Claims priority of application No. JP2019-026720 (JP), filed on Feb. 18, 2019.
Prior Publication US 2020/0267316 A1, Aug. 20, 2020
Int. Cl. H04N 5/232 (2006.01); H04N 5/225 (2006.01); G06T 5/00 (2006.01); G06T 5/50 (2006.01); G02B 7/28 (2021.01)
CPC H04N 5/23229 (2013.01) [H04N 5/23293 (2013.01)] 17 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An apparatus comprising:
a sensor configured to pick up a plurality of first images and at least one second image, at least a part of angles of view of the plurality of first images overlapping each other;
a display configured to display a first composite image;
at least one memory configured to store instructions; and
at least one processor in communication with the at least one memory and configured to execute the instructions to:
extract a focused part from each of the plurality of first images to generate the first composite image; and
further extract focused parts from the first composite image and the at least one second image to generate a second composite image.