Reducing the cost of live 3-D sports

Pennington, Adrian
February 2011
Broadcast Engineering (World Edition);Feb2011, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p29
The article focuses on the strategies to reduce the cost of live three dimensional (3D) sports broadcasts. It includes the use of versatile rigs, combining 3-d with two dimensional (2D) camera positions, and greater use of 2D to 3-D conversion. It notes that the picture difference between full 3-D conversion and the combination of 2D and 3-D conversion is negligible to most viewers.


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