The new animated hologram from University of Arizona in Tucson,USA has a refresh rate of 1 image every 2 seconds, seriously beating the previous record held by a military US project that was able to refresh images once a day. Seeing the improvement rate, 24 fps maybe reached in 2020 and Princess Leia will be able to deliver its message in less than ten years on George Lucas's dining room table.
Sony's VAIO L is an all-in-one PC that has a 24" Full-HD 3D multi-touch monitor, a Blu-ray player and an HDMI input port. The VAIO L sports S-Force 3D front surround speakers for immersive audio. The L will start shipping on July 13 for around $1,400 (including one pair of active glasses).
SID is offering a free webinar - "User Issues in Stereoscopic 3D Displays". It will take place on Thursday, June 16, 2011 at 12:00 PM (noon) Pacific Daylight Time. The presented is Dr. Martin Banks, a vision scientist at Visual Space Perception Laboratory at UC Berkeley.
This year, 3D Stereo MEDIA innovates again by launching the 3D Film Mart (3DFM), the first European co-production market for stereoscopic-3D (S-3D) projects!
Lauch of the Call for Projects: 6 June 2011, deadline for submitting a project: 1 September 2011.