3D Formats


Apple Announces New File Format for AR at WWDC 2018

by Norbert Hildebrand

At the just finished WWDC 2018 Apple introduced a new AR Kit 2 including a new file format for AR content. So far, every developer has created their own AR content within a software …

Tags:3D Formats| Apple| Augmented Reality| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 25 - Issue 22

Focus on Light Field Displays and Streaming

by Chris Chinnock

Light field displays, volumetric displays and eventually, holographic displays are all in development with the first commercial products coming soon. Such displays require a lot of image points (some call them voxels or volume …

Tags:3D Formats| Events| Holographic Displays| Light Field Displays| Vol 24 - Issue 32| Volumetric Displays

VEFXi Signs MOU with Yulenka

by Isaac Oburu

VEFXi Corporation announced that CEO and founder, Craig Peterson signed a memorandum of understanding with Gary Shen of Yuheng Technologies Company (Yulenka), a Shanghai, China based company to collaborate in the advancement of 3D …

Tags:3D Formats| China| Devices| Mobile Phones

Disney and ETH Convert 3D to AS3D in Real Time

by Tom Allen

Disney Research is working with ETH Zurich, to build a system that can convert existing stereoscopic 3D content into multiview (autostereoscopic) content in real time. A combination of computer algorithms and hardware is used …

Tags:3D Formats| Disney| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Stereo 3D| Vol 22 - Issue 50

LDM Product Roundup – Vol 22 No 46

by Tom Allen

A 65″ version of Hisense‘s XT910 TV (Secret of Hisense’s ULED Tech is Revealed) has been launched in the UK. It is a ‘ULED’ model, meaning that it is UltraHD with quantum dots, backlight …

Tags:3D Formats| Hisense| Large Display Monitor| LCD Modules| NLT| Panasonic| Stream TV| tablets| Tianma| Vol 22 - Issue 46

Stream TV Receives Lumiere Award

by Tom Allen

The Advanced Imaging Society in the USA has presented a Lumiere Award – its highest honour for technology innovation – to Stream TV Networks, for the Ultra-D glasses-free 3D system. Ultra-D displays are currently …

Tags:3D Formats| Awards| Back Panel| Large Display Monitor| Stream TV| USA| Vol 22 - Issue 39

MEMS Scanning Key to ‘Deep’ Glasses-Free 3D

by Tom Allen

A new autostereoscopic (glasses-free) 3D display system is being developed at Beijing’s Tsinghua University, aiming to overcome the drawbacks of existing AS3D displays. Glasses-free 3D today, using lenticular lenses, optical gratings or micro-lens arrays, …

Tags:3D (Three Dimensions)| 3D Formats| Autostereo 3D| Large Display Monitor| MEMS| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 22 - Issue 16

Sensio’s UltraHD 3D Format is Lossless

by Tom Allen

Sensio Technologies has launched a new 3D format called Sensio 3D/4K, which is optimised for UltraHD 3D TVs. The format enables the distribution of high-definition 3D content, without stereoscopic compression loss. It is compatible …

Tags:3D| 3D Formats| Large Display Monitor| UltraHD (4KTV)| Vol 22 - Issue 04