3D Cameras


Pixotope Acquires TrackMen Real-time 3D Tracking Solutions

by Artem Alekseenko

Pixotope Technologies AS, the leader in live augmented reality and virtual production solutions, announced the acquisition of Cologne, Germany-based TrackMen Gmbh, the expert one-stop-shop for real-time 3D camera and talent tracking in the media …

Tags:3D (Three Dimensions)| 3D Cameras| Augmented Reality

MDM Vol 25 Issue 12 Product Roundup

by Bob Raikes

Apple has announced an update to its 9.7″ iPad that adds support for the Apple Pencil and costing from $329. The core tablet was launched a year ago (Apple Refreshes iPad, Cuts Price) but …

Tags:3D Cameras| Apple| iPad| Lenovo| Meeting Rooms| Mobile Display Monitor| Pen Input| tablets| Virtual Reality| Vol 25 - Issue 12| Wireless

Vuze Available at $799

by Bob Raikes

Humaneyes Technologies highlighted that its S3D 360º camera was competitive in price at ‘less than €1,000’ at MWC recently (MWC 2017 Round-up) but said at SXSW this week that its camera, which has eight …

Tags:360 Degree Cameras| 3D Cameras| AR/VR| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 24 - Issue 10

3D Camera Computer Uses Color Perception

by Steve Sechrist

In case you missed it last week, Orbbec Technology Corp of Shenzhen, China showed up at this year’s Display Week with a new 3D camera computer and its focus on 3D Sensing, Artificial Intelligence, …

Tags:3D Cameras| 3D Depth Cameras| Gesture Recognition| SID Display Week 2016| Vol 23 - Issue 23

WebEye VR is a Consumer Virtual Reality Webcam

by Arthur Berman

Several social media web sites, notably including Facebook and YouTube, are in the early stages of offering capabilities for viewing and sharing immersive video formats such as stereoscopic 3D. The current reality is, however, …

Tags:3D Cameras| Crowdfunding (Kickstarter etc)| Virtual Reality| Vol 23 - Issue 13

A New Lightfield 3D Camera Technology is Under Development

by Arthur Berman

Researchers in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, MI) are developing a new 3D camera based on the use of graphene as the light detector. …

Tags:3D Acquisition| 3D Cameras| Vol 23 - Issue 10

An Unusual Means is Used to Capture 3D in the Visionsense 4mm Camera

by Arthur Berman

Visionsense Corp. (Philadelphia, PA) has developed a high definition 3D camera based on an unconventional technology. The need for an unusual 3D camera is a consequence of the fact that Visionsense products are a …

Tags:3D Cameras| Medical| Vol 22 - Issue 46

PhoXi 3D Camera Under Development by Photoneo

by Arthur Berman

The means of 3D object sensing utilized in the PhoXi family of scanners, currently under development by Photoneo (Bratislava, Slovakia), is based on an advanced structured light technique. The PhoXi is able to capture …

Tags:3D (Three Dimensions)| 3D Cameras| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor

Introducing an Automultiscopic Display

by Arthur Berman

A team of researchers at the USC Institute for Creative Technologies (Playa Vista, CA) have developed a system that captures videos in a unique way and then presents full sized images of people on …

Tags:3D Cameras| 3D Content Creation| Panasonic| Vol 22 - Issue 38

Google Cardboard App Provides VR Design Guidance

by Phillip Wright

Google is offering an application at the Play store that offers developers a framework and guidelines for virtual reality (VR) design. Google describes the application, Cardboard Design Lab (screenshot below) saying: “Enjoy an educational …

Tags:3D Cameras| 3D Content Creation| Google| Software| Virtual Reality| Vol 22 - Issue 27

Pickett pelican

Pelican Uses an Array of Cameras for Depth Capture

by Bob Raikes

Christopher Pickett is CEO of Pelican Imaging which has a depth camera for mobile devices. We have previously written about the company, which uses camera arrays and use the multiple images to calculate depth. …

Tags:3D Cameras| 3D Depth Cameras| AWE 2015| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 22 - Issue 25

Google Cuts Tango Price in Half

by Tom Allen

Google’s Project Tango (Display Monitor Vol 21 No 9) is a 3D-sensing project using prototype tablets and phones, capable of using the devices to build a 3D model of their environment. According to Android …

Tags:3D Cameras| Google| Mobile Display Monitor| tablets| Vol 22 - Issue 16