The Society for Imaging Science and Technology (IS&T) has announced the establishment of an Image Engineering Innovation Award.
The award has been set up to recognise, encourage, and honour breakthrough innovations in digital imaging with an emphasis on, but not exclusive to, image capture devices.
Nominations for the Image Engineering Innovation Award are now being accepted the deadline is1 November 2012.
The Image Engineering Innovation Award, sponsored by Image Engineering and administered by IS&T, seeks to spotlight efforts that lead to quality improvements or major positive changes in handling digital cameras and images by recognizing the following potential areas of contribution:
- New technological features of cameras
- Innovative image processing
- Renewal of existing camera features
- Optimization of the user interface and camera handling
- Simplifying or enhancing the use of images
The recipient of the Image Engineering Innovation Award, selected by a committee under the auspices of IS&T, will receive an award and a US$1,000 cash prize.
For more details about the award and eligibility requirements, visit the imaging.org website