An illustration of the roundness factor. The perceived shape of a sphere is extended or compressed depending on the spectator’ viewing distance relative to the screen [Karim Benzeroual, et al: Distortions of Space in Stereoscopic 3D Content].



Books of Interest:

Fixing My Gaze: A Scientist’s Journey Into Seeing in Three Dimensions

  • Author: Susan R. Barry
  • Publisher: Basic Books; 1 edition (May 26, 2009)
  • ISBN-13: 978-0465009138

3D Movie Making: Stereoscopic Digital Cinema from Script to Screen

  • Author: Bernard Mendiburu
  • Publisher: Focal Press; Pap/Dvdr edition (May 6, 2009)
  • ISBN-13: 978-024081137

Stereoscopic Cinema and the Origins of 3-D Film, 1838-1952

  • Author: Ray Zone
  • Publisher: The University Press of Kentucky; illustrated edition edition (November 1, 2007)
  • ISBN-13: 978-0813124612

3-D Filmmakers: Conversations with Creators of Stereoscopic Motion Pictures

  • Author: Ray Zone
  • Publisher: The Scarecrow Press, Inc.; First Edition edition (February 25, 2005)
  • ISBN-13: 978-0810854376

Foundations of the Stereoscopic Cinema
(SFU3D online PDF copy)

  • Author: Lenny Lipton
  • Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold (July 1982)
  • ISBN-13: 978-0442247249

Papers and Essays:

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