Monthly Archive: December 2011

Shot more 3D video today

Shot more 3D video today

Shot using two Lumix GH-2 cameras. Edited in Magix Movie Edit MX Pro (version 18). Here is the red/cyan anaglyph version. Requires red/cyan glasses and best to watch in 1080p. Here is the Youtube multiple format version. Click on 3D in the viewer bar, at bottom right, to select your preferred viewing format. When I watched this, the red/cyan version...

The coming of age of 3D?

The coming of age of 3D?

3D movies have been around for 40 to 50 years, but the genre has never taken off. Shooting 3D in film was very complex and 3D was often used primarily as a gimmick to make the movie different, not to tell the story.  Hence, few movies have been seen in 3D. In the past decade, the big change has been...

First 3D video attempt now online

First 3D video attempt now online

I posted my first attempt at a short 3D video. I made numerous mistakes in both shooting and editing this but it was a huge learning experience. I will be gradually shooting a lot more 3D video over the months to come and will learn many new things with each one that I shoot and edit. This video was shot...

A 3D Camera Rig

A 3D Camera Rig

Last night I built an aluminum 3D camera rig that holds two cameras for either still or video photography. My own interest is in shooting 3D video. The rig is small, light weight, easy to transport and will hold any modest sized still or video camera. I stole the construction idea from someone else and will pass all that along...