Category Archives: S3D Display Articles

High Frame Rate Video Playback

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By RED Digital Cinema The advent of digital cinematography has opened up new creative possibilities for how motion is captured. This article explores the influence of high frame rate (HFR) video playback, along with the associated motivations and controversy, with [more...]

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Crosstalk in Stereoscopic Displays: A Review

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By Andrew J. Woods, Centre for Marine Science and Technology, Curtin University Abstract Crosstalk, also known as ghosting or leakage, is a primary factor in determining the image quality of stereoscopic three dimensional (3D) displays. In a stereoscopic display, a [more...]

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The Hobbit & The Dawn of High Frame Rate Cinema

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By Debra Kaufman, Creative COW Magazine Sony Imageworks 3D supervisor Rob Engle saw a screening of The Hobbit in HFR (High Frame Rate) 3D just days before the U.S. premiere. “I was astounded by one scene in Bilbo’s home, early [more...]

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Everything you ever wanted to know about HFR and The Hobbit

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By Tim Dashwood, Dashwood Cinema Solutions Hobbit HFR 3DThe Hobbit has finally been released in 2D and 3D at the traditional 24 frames per second (fps) as well as 3D High Frame Rate (HFR) at 48 fps. If the posts [more...]

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Understanding User Experience in Stereoscopic 3D Games

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By Jonas Schild, University of Duisburg-Essen, Joseph J. LaViola Jr., University of Central Florida, Maic Masuch, University of Duisburg-Essen Recent advances in digital game technology are making stereoscopic games more popular. Stereoscopic 3D graphics promise a better gaming experience but [more...]

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High Frame Rate Technology Overview for Exhibitors

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By Christie Background A hand-cranked history Frame rate refers to the number of images displayed by a projector within one second. In the early days of cinema, silent movies were shot by hand-cranked cameras at frame rates of anywhere from [more...]

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Getting Ready for High Frame Rates in Digital Cinema

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By Tom Bert, Product Marketing Manager Barco Introduction The digitization of cinema projection started around the year 2000. Since then, multiple forces and sources have both accelerated and decelerated the conversion. For example, the release of Avatar, the most popular [more...]

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EDCF Technical Support Group White Paper on High Frame Rates

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By EDCF Technical Support Group Background The initial requirement from DCI was to support a 2K frame Rate of 24 frames per second or 48 frames per second (thereafter called fps). For 4K systems the frame rate was set at [more...]

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Depth Mapping for Stereoscopic Videos

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By Tao Yan, Rynson W.H. Lau, Yun Xu, and Liusheng Huang, University of Science and Technology of China & City University of Hong Kong Abstract Stereoscopic videos have become very popular in recent years. Most of these videos are developed [more...]

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Demystifying 3D for Digital Signage

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By Tom Zerega, Magnetic 3D Part One The importance of engagement and content: How glasses-free 3D solves for both … Glasses-free 3D technology, otherwise known as autostereoscopic 3D, has entered the digital signage landscape as an emerging solution, and potentially [more...]

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