Equipment and method for recording graphic data

Application Number: 00108765
Application Date: 1994.04.04
Publication Number: 1333629
Publication Date: 2002.01.30
Priority Information: 1993/4/5 JP 078225/1993; 1993/5/31 JP 129373/1993; 1993/5/21 JP 142710/1993
International: H04N5/77;H04N5/926;H04N9/79
Applicant(s) Name: Canon K.K.
Inventor(s) Name: Takahashi Hiroshika;Kashida Soichi;Kaai Kenji
Patent Agency Code: 11038
Patent Agent: wang sibeng
Abstract An image data recording apparatus, includes: (a) an input means to input image data, (b) an encoding means to encode the image data by levels, (c) a record apparatus for recording the image data encoded by the encoding means on record medium wherein the record apparatus comprises a first record means to record the encoded data having levels on the record medium, and a second record means to record partial levels of encoded data on the record medium, (d) a select means for selecting the record means.