PxPixel
Alliance Unveils Services that Converts Stereoscopic 3D Into No-Glasses 3D - AvNetwork.com

Alliance Unveils Services that Converts Stereoscopic 3D Into No-Glasses 3D

Author:
Publish date:

Alioscopy USA have announced a strategic partnership that will offer digital signage agencies and creatives, and production companies specializing in trailers for motion pictures, one of the first services that will unlock the long standing barrier of converting stereoscopic (2-view) 3D footage and content into Alioscopy-ready, auto-stereoscopic ‘no-glasses’ 3D.

This process architected by the scientists at Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute will allow businesses and studios to extend the life and application of their stereoscopic 3D footage into auto-stereoscopic multi-view content for playback on Alioscopy HD LCD 3D displays.

As the stereoscopic 3D motion picture and home entertainment markets continue to expand, the demand for 3D auto-stereoscopic content in the business-to-business (B2B) sector is also growing. Two of the largest barriers for B2B markets such as theatre lobby displays, and digital signage for tradeshows and events, have been the need for a glasses-free stereoscopic 3D medium and a solution for converting existing stereoscopic 3D footage to a multi-view format for playback on auto-stereoscopic 3D displays.

With today’s announcement between Alioscopy and Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute, a turnkey solution and service will now be available to all businesses (stereoscopic 3D content production agencies, motion picture industry, and event marketing firms) that have invested time and resources to produce 2-view stereoscopic 3D and extend that investment to produce multi-view auto-stereoscopic 3D footage, for playback in literally any environment without the need for 3D glasses.

“Alioscopy has always been at the forefront of auto-stereoscopic 3D displays, and we recognized the incredible potential of creating a technology to convert existing stereoscopic footage into multi-view formats and make it look just as immersive and captivating on auto-stereoscopic displays,” said Ralf Tanger, Project Manager at Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute, Berlin. “We’re excited to work together with Alioscopy as we offer this unique technology that will allow many new customers to extend their 3D investment into new 3D markets,” added Tanger.

“This new strategic relationship between Alioscopy and Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute will introduce content creation agencies and our customers in the motion picture industry to new markets for ‘no-glasses’ 3D. Imagine a major film studio offering previews of their latest 3D stereoscopic films in theatre lobbies in auto-stereoscopic 3D—allowing audiences to experience equally immersive 3D sensations—just without glasses,” said Philippe Roche, CEO of Alioscopy USA. “With the content conversion expertise of Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute, and the auto-stereoscopic technology brain trust of Alioscopy—we’ve got a winning combination,” said Roche.

Visit the Alioscopy and Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute at InfoComm Tradeshow in the Alioscopy Pavilion at InfoComm Booth Hours, North Hall #N 3062


Related

Image placeholder title

MMD Launches Philips No-Glasses 3D Displays

MMD, has announced a new line of no-glasses 3D displays with auto-stereoscopic technology, the 23” BDL23301VS, 42” BDL4251VS, and 55” BDL5571VS. Developed in conjunction with Dimenco, the new displays are designed to have the sharpest and most vivid 3D resolution in the market.   The no-glasse

Image placeholder title

Fashionistas Don 3D Glasses With LG

New York, NY--Thanks to advanced commercial 3D display technology from LG Electronics, Marc Bouwer made history again by presenting his 2011 Fall collection for the first time in 3D video during the acclaimed fashion designer's invitation-only show featuring former Victoria's Secret model Selita Ebanks at the SOHO

IMU to Present Glasses-free 3D Workshops

Insight Media University will be presenting an all-day 3D Workshop titled " Glasses-free 3D Digital Signage - The Complete Guide to a Successful Experience " as part of the upcoming Digital Signage Expo. The 3D workshop series will be held on Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, just prior to

IMU to Present Glasses-free 3D Workshop At DSE

Topic:  Glasses-free 3D Digital Signage – The Complete Guide to a Successful Experience Date/Location:  Tuesday, March 6, 2012, Las Vegas, NV, USA Time:  9:00 am - 5:00 pm (4 modules) Presenter:  Chris Chinnock, Founder, IMU; President, Insight Media Insight Media University will be presenting an all-day 3D Worksho

Promoting Fiber for 3D

At this year's NAB Show in April, Telecast Fiber Systems will demonstrate fiber optic technology that powers the 3D cameras used in many of today's motion picture and sports productions. Using Telecast Fiber Systems technology, 3D camera engineers have devised a system that enables the controlling electronics to be

Image placeholder title

Planar Unveils Clarity Matrix 3D

Planar Systems has unveiled the Clarity Matrix 3D. The 3D LCD video wall system will be the main attraction at Planar’s ISE booth (#3A82), demonstrating the technology’s advances, including: Stereoscopic Visualization; hassle-free glasses; and a ultra-thin profile. The Clarity Matrix design features the EasyAxis

IMU Offers 3D Workshops

Insight Media University (IMU), a partnership between Insight Media and Brawn Consulting — with NewBay Media as its exclusive media partner — has teamed up with the 3D@Home Consortium to offer a full-day workshop on stereoscopic 3D. The workshop will be held in San Jose on November 2.  Commercial and digital signage