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Facebook introduces “wiggle 3D” photos-coming this summer #3D #VR #VR3D

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Source: How Facebook’s new 3D photos work | TechCrunch

From my quick reading of the article, this is a new application for Facebook but I am not seeing that this is anything new. They use a collection of photos to determine a depth map, and then use the depth map to create a wiggle 3D image. The interpolate – excuse me – use a “convolutional neural network” – to interpolate missing pieces to create a smoother 3D effect.