The 20/20 3D Media research project, funded by the European Union presents an initiative for standardization of metadata for 3D, named M3DI (Initiative on 3D Metadata), and that is offered as an input for future standardization activities. This initiative has already raised the interest of important players in the different stages of the incipient 3D industry. Ask for an invitation and become part of the adventure !
The BBC has the capacity to broadcast the Wimbledon final matches in 3D and will do its first real size experiment in July !
BBC will broadcast Wimbledon ladies' and men's finals in HD3D on 2July 2011 from 13:00 to 17:30 and on 3 July from 13:00 to 18:00 on BBC One HD.
The BBC's coverage is being provided in partnership with the AELTC and Sony Professional. It will also be available in a limited number of cinemas across the UK and the BBC is offering a small number of 3D screenings which will be free to members of the public via bbc.co.uk/showsandtours.
If your mobile device or PC has the 3DeeCentral app installed, you will be happy to hear that more new 3D content is added every week. The company behind the online content library, Spatial View, has licensed over 100 3D titles from nearly 30 independent 3D filmmakers including Arius3D, 21st Century 3D, Passmore Labs, k2communications, JustCause3D, tree-D films, Dzignlight Studios, Glass Eye Pix, Lumen Actus, and Original SINE.
A re-release of classic Disney filmThe Lion King in 3D has been confirmed to premiere in cinemas for a limited time in cinemas from 16 Seeptember 2011.
"The king of all animated films reigns on Disney Blu-ray 3D—Magic In A New Dimension! "
Lion King 3D will be available in Blu-ray 3D from 4 October 2011 (Lion King 3D Trailer link here under).