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People Who Hate 3D Movies Should have their Eyes Examined

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By Barry Sandrew, Legend3D This is not intended as an insult – it’s a legitimate suggestion because we all experience 3D movies differently, and many of us have vision problems that can affect the quality and way we experience 3D. [more...]

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The Eyes Have It: 3D and Vision Health

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By Len Scrogan, Digital Learning Architect Clearly, one of the challenges we face in increasing the footprint of 3D is educating the public. For example, did you know: • 53% of parents surveyed* believe 3D viewing is harmful to a [more...]

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Researchers from the Universities of Munich and Salzburg Find 3DTV Unlikely to Provoke Epileptic Seizures

Certain visual patterns and flashing images can provoke seizures in susceptible individuals, particularly among children and adolescents. Some media reports on the recent introduction of 3D-television sets suggest that this new technology may cause seizures in some viewers. Children who [more...]

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Pacific EyeClinic Beaverton Opens 3D Performance Eye Clinic

Public invited to grand opening celebration in The Round at Beaverton Central on Thursday, Oct. 6 at 2:30 p.m. The public is invited to join Pacific University’s College of Optometry and local dignitaries in Beaverton at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. [more...]

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3D@Home Consortium and AOA Release Guidelines on 3D as a Learning and Vision Diagnostic Tool

Announce the Opening of the First Eye Care Clinic to Measure Stereo Capability 3D@Home Consortium announces the release of a new public health report, ’3D in the Classroom: See Well, Learn Well’, authored by the American Optometric Association in consultation [more...]

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3D@Home Announces 3D User Experience Technical Summit and International 3D Fair to be Co-Located with 3D Entertainment Summit

Hollywood is the Backdrop for this International Conference Highlighting 3D User Experience Research and Its Application to Content Creation The 3D@Home Consortium’s 3D User Experience Technical Summit (3D-UETS) and International 3D Fair is scheduled for September 22-23, 2011 at the [more...]

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EBU Announces S3D Technology & Human Factors Workshop

S3D technology & human factors workshop 6 – 7 Oct 2011 / Geneva (CH) “Fascination, super hype, insanity and a bit of dreaming”, this is what we maybe call 3D!? Or is it more or less? Why can we actually [more...]

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VSP Vision Care Study Finds Parents Misinformed About Impact of 3D on Children’s Health

According to a new study regarding attitudes toward 3D content, one quarter of parents erroneously believe that watching 3D content – such as movies, television shows and video games – will harm their child’s health and/or vision.    While only [more...]

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AOA and 3D@Home Consortium Share Research for Better Understanding of 3D/S3D Viewing and Promotion of Vision Health

The American Optometric Association (AOA) and its 36,000 members today announced its partnership with the 3D@Home Consortium, a group of more than 45 companies, to improve the understanding of 3D/S3D viewing as a safe and appropriate technology for all viewing [more...]

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AOA Advises Consumers to be Aware of Discomfort, Dizziness and Lack of Depth

Millions of Americans unable to see in 3-D but help is available in the form of optometric vision therapy Is 3-D technology the way of the future? It seems as though it’s being offered to consumers more and more in [more...]

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