23 May 1984 Three-Dimensional Projection With Circular Polarizers
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Proceedings Volume 0462, Optics in Entertainment II; (1984) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.941168
Event: 1984 Los Angeles Technical Symposium, 1984, Los Angeles, United States
Abstract
Linearly polarized light has been used extensively as a means of encoding and decoding projected, superimposed stereoscopic images. An inherent property of such linear polarizer systems is that the observer wearing 3-D viewers must keep his head erect in order to maintain proper polarizer orientation and avoid troublesome ghost images. Circularly polarized light provides efficient extinction over a wide range of angular rotation, thus providing the opportunity to view 3-D comfortably with great freedom of head motion and position.
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Vivian Walworth, Vivian Walworth, Stewart Bennett, Stewart Bennett, Giorgio Trapani, Giorgio Trapani, } "Three-Dimensional Projection With Circular Polarizers", Proc. SPIE 0462, Optics in Entertainment II, (23 May 1984); doi: 10.1117/12.941168; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.941168
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