Tag Archives: Stereoscopy

Thomas Jane apparently making “Hung 3D”

HollywoodNews.com: Thomas Jane is a proponent of 3D. He made his “Dark Country” film in 3D. And last week, he hosted the second annual 3D Film & Music Festival. So it was only a matter of time before a cheeky TV station brought up the idea of “Hung 3D” —[...]

Sony to stop paying for 3D glasses in theaters

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Could this be the beginning of the end of the recent 3D craze? There’s no denying that 3D has helped studios beef up their profits as audience members pay extra at the ticket window to see enhanced versions of select films. But a move by a[...]

“Pirates,” “Cars” and other 3D films doing better overseas

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: American audiences may be complaining about the latest, unnecessary 3D technologies that have been foisted upon our blockbusters, from “Green Lantern” to this weekend’s “Transformers: Dark of the Moon,” but international audiences appear to be lapping the enhanced format up. Data released on Monday by 3D[...]

Dolby releases kid-friendly 3D glasses

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: If 3D technology is here to stay – and we are praying it isn’t – then changes are going to have to be made regarding the brightness of the images and the uncomfortableness of the required glasses. One of those issues might be addressed in the[...]

Apple developing glasses-free 3D technology?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It is the biggest complaint of the recent 3D revival: Audience members (particularly children) hate wearing the glasses. Speaking from my own experiences, my 7-year-old son watches three-dimensional animated movies while holding the bottom of his glasses so that the lenses don’t rest on his cheeks,[...]