Expert started a business in Lenticular imaging at Eastman Kodak in 1991 called Dynamic Imaging. He holds 21 patents in this technology. He has provided legal defense issues related to lenticular imaging. He is also an expert in teaching this technology. His skills include patent searches and patent ghost writing. New uses of lenticular imaging include electonic video and still images.
He has consulted in Mechanical and Optical Systems for over 15 years.
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities:
Buffalo, New York - Rochester, New York - Syracuse, New York - Niagara Falls, New York
Responsibilities: Expert worked at Eastman Kodak as an optical manufacturing engineer, then in advanced product development including early digital scanners in Kodak's Research and Development for Space Agency. Long before the advent of digital technology, he developed the first electronic proofing system for portrait photographers. He worked in the following divisions at Eastman Kodak: Apparatus Division, Professional Products, Advanced Systems Lab, and Dynamic Imaging. For the last decade he spent with Eastman Kodak, he served as Senior Development Engineer.
Years: 2002 to 2004
Employer: Crystal Digital
Title: Development Engineer
Responsibilities: Expert managed the design of digital cameras when VGA was the common resolution for consumer cameras. He tested a variety of competitive cameras for color rendition and ease of use. Projects included Cooke Triplet optimization using OSLO; camera focusing procedure using ophthalmic diopter lenses for remote production facility; digital camera color calibration; and viewfinder design.
Years: 2000 to Present
Title: Consultant and Expert Witness
Department: Mechanical / Optical Systems
Responsibilities: Expert has assisted various people in building prototypes for their inventions by helping design the components, contracting for fabrication of parts and final assembly in a variety of fields. These include optical systems, mechanical systems, engines, consumer products, and digital cameras. He served as Expert Witness for National Graphics' patent infringement defense. Expert often also acts as contract engineer, exercising skills and experience in finding suitable suppliers and services and coordinate the project from inception to completion.
Years: 2005 to Present
Title: Research Director
Responsibilities: Business Metamorphosis provides patent searching, writing, and prototype manufacturing services for inventors. This company assists clients with searching the prior art, ghost-writing applications, and connecting with patent agents and/or attorneys for the final submission.
Years: 2011 to Present
Responsibilities: ITTr is a company that markets intellectual property. It was formed by inventors who understand the patenting process and the need to find targeted clients. Expert assists with application and placement of products as well as product strategy development.
Expert Witness Experience
He served as an Expert Witness for National Graphics' patent infringement case.
One of his duties as Consultant for Virtual Optics Solutions is to serve as contract engineer. He exercises his skills and experience in finding suitable suppliers and services and coordinate clients' engineering projects from inception to completion.
Other Relevant Experience
Expert has experience helping new inventors learn the patent system as well as how to write and search patents.