One of the main challenges in 3D integral imaging (InI) is to overcome the limited depth of field of displayed 3D images. Although this limitation can be due to many factors, the phenomenon that produces the strongest deterioration of out-of-focus images is the facet braiding. In fact, the facet braiding is an essential problem, since InI 3D monitors are not feasible if the braiding problem is not solved. In this paper, we propose a very simple method for overcoming the facet braiding effect which is a serious limitation for realization of 3D TV based on InI. Hybrid experiments are presented to verify the theoretical analysis.
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Héctor Navarro, Raúl Martínez-Cuenca, Ainhoa Molina-Martín, Manuel Martínez-Corral, Genaro Saavedra, and Bahram Javidi, "Method to Remedy Image Degradations Due to Facet Braiding in 3D Integral-Imaging Monitors," J. Display Technol. 6, 404-411 (2010)