Paramount and Marvel studios have released the cover art for the 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray and DVD releases of Thor.
In 2013, ESA will launch Gaia, the most powerfull stereoscopic camera ever build to the L2 Lagrange point (a million-and-a-half kilometres from Earth) where it will stay taking pictures for at least 5 years. Gaia will catalogue a thousand million stars, producing 10,000 times more data than the previous Hipparcos mission.
The on-board gigapixel stereoscopic cameras were not designed with hairdressers in mind. However, they will have the capacity of measuring the diameter of a human hair at 1000 km!
Panasonic’s AG-3DA1 Full HD 3D camcorder is headed to space to document in stereoscopic 3D the International Space Station on the final mission of the NASA Space Shuttle. This is the ultimate flight of the shuttle Atlantis, its 33rd flight, and the 135th mission of the Space Shuttle Program. Panasonic has provided NASA with AG-3DA1 3D camcorders, 3D LCD monitors and ruggedized Toughbook laptops that have documented the training and preparation leading up to the launch of Space Shuttle Atlantis to the ISS in 3D.
Legend Films (San Diego, CA, USA) has made a significant investment in its stereo conversion pipeline with a major deployment of IRIDAS SpeedGrade NX, FrameCycler DDS and FrameCycler PRO systems. With this announcement, Legend has upgraded its stereo conversion pipeline to include 8 SpeedGrade NX suites, 8 FrameCycler DDS review systems, and has deployed over 500 seats of FrameCycler PRO to ensure every employee, company-wide, has access to stereoscopic review on their desktops.