The technological secrets of James Cameron's new film Avatar

Straight press releases and article referrals for review and discussion.
Post Reply
User avatar
3D Angel Eyes (Moderator)
Posts: 1981
Joined: Tue Feb 27, 2007 6:31 pm
Which stereoscopic 3D solution do you primarily use?: S-3D desktop monitor

The technological secrets of James Cameron's new film Avatar

Post by metalqueen »

*NOTE* Make sure you read the comments written by Rob Engle after you've read the article.
The technological secrets of James Cameron's new film Avatar
How the director has taken 3D film technology to the next level in his new blockbuster
by Bobbie Johnson

In real life, we see images in three dimensions because our left and right eyes see slightly different images that, when combined by the brain, deliver a picture that has depth. In old-fashioned 3D cinematography – the sort where your glasses had red and green coloured lenses – a pair of closely-aligned images with different tints gave the impression of depth by fooling the eyes. But modern 3D films have developed new techniques to drag them out of their B-movie past, and Avatar takes things a step further by using both computer generated imagery and advanced stereoscopic filming methods to create the illusion of reality.
Read the whole article: ... technology" onclick=";return false;
- Non-profit, non-partisan.
- Features user contributed education sessions, blogs, and content.
- Safe to interact, registration requires formal non-disclosure agreement. Membership list is equally confidential.
- Open to all except press. People can join as individuals or companies.
- People say the industry needs to get together and learn from one another. This is our chance.

Post Reply

Return to “MTBS Newswire”