Entries Tagged as '3D cameras'

Guy Makes Motion-Controlled Camera Rig Using 3D Interface

July 24th, 2013 · No Comments · 3D Content, Newsflash

A man named Ryan Grayston constructed a homemade motion-controlled camera rig using the 3D modeling and animation software known as Blender 3D. Basically, this thing is really cool, and it allows him to manipulate shots by getting tough angles, controlling the speed of motion, zoom, and focus. This rig is so neat that it popped […]

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B&H Offers $450 Reduction on Pana 3D Camcorder Today

July 10th, 2013 · No Comments · 3D Content, Newsflash

Act fast and you can score a great 3D camcorder for under $1,000 dollars today. Er, sorry for such a short notice. The Panasonic HC-X900M 3D-ready full HD camcorder actually sells for $1,199 dollars (which does not include the 3D dual-lens attachment), but an offer at B&H online store makes it possible to buy this […]

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Retro-Looking Device Turns iPhone into 3D Cam

June 27th, 2013 · No Comments · 3D Content, Newsflash

A new gadget called Poppy is currently in the midst of a successful Kickstarter campaign that looks like an old View-Master, but works to take 3D videos on iPhone 4, 4s, 5, and the fifth-gen iPod Touch. If you don’t remember View-Master, it was the thing that you inserted little image sliders into the slot […]

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Eurovision Young Dancers Show a 3D 4K Test-Bed

June 18th, 2013 · No Comments · 3D Content, Newsflash

The Eurovision Young Dancers competition, which aired last week from Poland, is said to have been a technology testing ground for combined 3D and 4K broadcasts. While we’re not too familiar with the competition (probably like most Americans), it’s still interesting to hear that the show is being broadcast using both 3D and 4K cameras. […]

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Workable 3D Photography on Your iOS

May 22nd, 2013 · No Comments · 3D Content, Newsflash

It’s funny that we’ve read much lately on how inaccessible 3D photography is in this day and age, since last night we discovered an easy way to take and share anaglyphic 3D photos on our iPhone! If you happen to be an Instagrammer, this is totally for you (and surely don’t forget to follow us […]

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New S-Class Also Features Perfume Atomizer

May 20th, 2013 · No Comments · 3D Content, Newsflash

The S-Class from Mercedes-Benz will feature 3D cameras. That we knew. It is now being said that it will feature night vision, LED lamps, some sort of radar system making the car virtually able to drive itself around, and a perfume atomizer. While the perfume atomizer is apparently a feature to make the car smell […]

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Stereofocus Rig hits Kickstarter

May 15th, 2013 · No Comments · 3D Content, Newsflash

Last week we discovered a pretty savvy design for a new mounting kit that actually solves the problem of switching from portrait to landscape when shooting 3D. It’s designed by a company called Stereofocus, and they followed us back on Twitter. The rigs aren’t cheap, and hopefully that means they aren’t cheaply made. There are […]

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Stereofocus Looks to Kickstart New Rig

May 7th, 2013 · No Comments · 3D Content, Newsflash

Startup company Stereofocus Ltd. has introduced a new rig for photographers/directors shooting in 3D to capture images in both portrait and landscape modes simultaneously. It is said by digital artist Ben Deniz in an introductory video to the new product that for photographers shooting in 3D it has always been a difficult move to capture […]

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German Researchers at Fraunhofer Developing Better 3D Rigs

April 25th, 2013 · No Comments · 3D Content, Newsflash

German researchers at Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute were present at the 2013 NAB conferences in Las Vegas to present their latest developments in 3D cameras for movies. It’s been reported that the group is in partnership with Disney and camera maker ARRI to develop a super camera that would eliminate green screens, and making certain […]

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Concept Mercedes SUV Features 3D Camera

April 25th, 2013 · No Comments · 3D Content, Newsflash

The concept Mercedes-Benz GLA mini-SUV shown at the Shanghai Auto Show last week features (alongside “freaking lasers” in the headlights) a pair of 3D cameras under the hood. We ask what might this be used for? The 3D cameras of course. Lasers should come equipped with all products, especially our vehicles. Our guess is the […]

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