Category: 3D Tech

iPhone app and 3D glasses for converting 2D video into 3D effect

iPhone app and 3D glasses for converting 2D video into 3D effect

Creator says they have a new secret sauce for 2D to 3D conversion, and when used on your iPhone with their glasses, will add a 3D effect to your existing 2D videos. But of course, the obligatory 3D quote: Remember 3D TV? It flopped. Turns out nobody wants to wear silly glasses while watching prime-time sitcoms. Who woulda thunk? Source:...

Using 2 cameras to create fake narrow depth of field images

Using 2 cameras to create fake narrow depth of field images

Small sensor cameras – such as smart phones and point and shoot cameras – are unable to create significant blurring of the background or foreground. Narrow depth of field is mostly limited to large sensor cameras – or to long telephoto shots. But, two camera sensors may be used to measure depth in the scene. One camera is used for...

Samsung said to not include 3D on 2016 TV models

Samsung said to not include 3D on 2016 TV models

Samsung continues to sell prior years models that include 3D but their newest TVs, introduced for 2016, are said to not include 3D: According to data from the NPD Group, 3D TVs have accounted for a diminishing share of US flat-panel TV sales every year since 2012, and the same goes for 3D-compatible Blu-ray players compared with 2D-only models. 3D...

Stereo DataMaker SDM version 2 now available ! #3D Photos

Stereo DataMaker SDM version 2 now available ! #3D Photos

SDM v2 now available ! Source: SDM v2 now available ! This is the tool that lets you link multiple Canon compact cameras together for stereophotography and more!  

Vuze 3D VR video camera shipping in August 2016

Vuze 3D VR video camera shipping in August 2016

System uses 4 pairs of cameras to photograph a 360 degree area in stereoscopic 3D. Price to be under $1,000. Source: Vuze camera shoots 3D VR video for under $1,000

Adobe’s New App Turns 2-D Selfies Into 3-D 

Adobe’s New App Turns 2-D Selfies Into 3-D 

It has great applications for bootstrapping the 3-D design process. Source: Adobe’s New App Turns 2-D Selfies Into 3-D Magic

Converting photos into 3D models

Converting photos into 3D models

Family portraits, team pictures, and wedding photos. We’ve all taken them and put them in a frame or scrapbook. But now there’s a new way to make those pictures come to life. Source: 3D Modeling Giving New Dimensions To Photography « CBS Minnesota